Camtasia Camtasia

Editor Effects and Elements

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
C Add Callout
Z Add Zoom
A Add caption
T Add Transition
M Add Marker
S Split
E Extend frame

Editor Playback Controls

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Left / Arrow Right Previous clip/ next clip
Ctrl+Arrow Left / Arrow Right Step backward/ forward. Press and hold to rewind/ fast forward.
Space Play/ Pause

Manage Camtasia Projects

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+N Create new project
Ctrl+O Open Project
Ctrl+S Save project
Ctrl+P Produce and share
Ctrl+I Import media

PowerPoint Add-In

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+Shift+F9 Record / Pause
Ctrl+Shift+F10 Stop

Recorder Hotkeys

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
F9 Record/ Pause
F10 Stop
Ctrl+M Marker
Ctrl+Shift+D ScreenDraw

Standard Windows Shortcuts

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+X / Ctrl+C/ Ctrl_V Cut/ Copy /Paste
Ctrl+Z / Ctrl+Y Undo /Redo
Ctrl+A Select all
F1 Open help
AltFirst letter of menu item Activate menu bar
Alt+Space Display system menu
Esc Remove focus from current control, menu, pr close dialog box
Ctrl+F4 Close tab or child window

Screen Draw Hotkeys

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+Shift+D Enable ScreenDraw
18 Tool Width
F Shape - Frame
H Shape - Highlight
E Shape - Ellipse
P Shape - Pen
L Shape - Line
A Shape - Arrow
K Color - Black
B Color - Blue
C Color - Cyan
G Color - Green
Y Color - Yellow
W Color - White
M Color - Magenta
R Color - Red

Editor Timeline Navigation

Shortcut Key Shortcut Description
Ctrl+Alt+Arrow Left / Arrow Right Previous Clip/ next clip
Ctrl+Arrow Left / Arrow Right Step backward/ step forward. Press and hold to rewind/ fast forward.
Ctrl+[+] / CtrlMouse Wheel up Zoom In
Ctrl+- / CtrlMouse Wheel up Zoom out
Ctrl+F9/ Mouse Wheel down Zoom to fit
Ctrl+F11 / Ctrl+ShiftMouse Wheel Up Zoom to maximum
Ctrl+F10 Zoom to selection
Ctrl+Shift+Alt+Arrow Right / Arrow Left Select next clip/ previous clip
Ctrl+Shift+End / Home Select from current position to the end of the timeline / to beginnig of timeline
Ctrl+Shift+[ / ] Select between markers