Trim Edit Commands

Use the following keyboard shortcuts to control functions in the Trim Edit window.

Keyboard shortcut
Function
OO
Mark the Out point.
SemicolonSemicolon (;)
Move the playhead to the previous edit point.
ShiftLeftAngleBracketShift-Left Angle Bracket (<)
Trim the outgoing clip by a preset duration. (The default in User Preferences is five frames.)
CommaComma (,)
Trim the outgoing clip by one frame.
ShiftVerticalBarShift-Vertical Bar (|)
Play from the beginning of the first clip to the end of the second clip.
SpacebarSpace bar
Play from a point before the current playhead position to a point following.
KK
Stop playback and position the playhead on the edit point.
FullStopPeriod (.)
Trim the incoming clip by one frame.
ShiftRightAngleBracketShift-Right Angle Bracket (>)
Trim the incoming clip by a preset duration. (The default in User Preferences is five frames.)
ApostropheApostrophe (')
Move the playhead to the next edit point.
SolidusSlash (/)
Mark the In point.
JJ
Play in reverse.
KK
Stop playback.
LL
Play forward.
Command7Command-7
Open the Trim Edit window.
UU
Cycle through different types of trim edit selections.