Getting started

Shortcuts and Hotkeys

Project Page Hotkeys

ActionKey
Cycle through projectstab
Close modal windows, cancel name editingesc
Delete the selected itemDelete

Scenes and Sequences Hotkeys

ActionKey
Cycle through scenestab
Hide the seleted sequence (and stop it from playing back and exporting)H
Delete the selected itemDelete

Viewport Navigation

PocketStudio currently uses Maya-like shortcuts to navigate the Viewport in 3D. The ability to customize the 3D-viewport navigation controls is planned.

ActionKey / mouse button combination
Tumble (move around)alt +
Track (move left/right, up/down)alt +
Dolly (move forward/backward)alt +
Dolly (move forward/backward)(scroll)
Change the perspective of the view but maintain the current framing (by moving the camera or walkthrough position)ctrl + (drag)
Focus the camera on the point on the surface you are clicking on (requires high quality mode)shift +
Frame the camera on the point on the surface you are clicking onctrl +

Scene Editor Hotkeys

ActionKey
Frame the currently selected object in the scene editor viewportf
Switch to the move toolw
Switch to the rotate toole
Switch to the scale toolr
Group selected objectsg
Toggle viewport HUD for triangle count/fps etcx
Toggle the render settings panel visibility in the scene editorf1
Toggle between high quality and preview modef2
Cycle through the different render passes in the viewport (preview mode only)f4
Swap between local and world transformationsF8
Toggle the visibility of camera frustumsF9
Delete the selected nodeDelete

Scene Editor Shortcuts

ActionKey
Ungroup the selected objectsctrl + G
Hide the currently selected objectctrl + H
Show the currently selected objectshift + H
Copy the currently selected nodectrl + C
Paste the currently selected nodectrl + V
Undoctrl + Z
Redoctrl + Y

Scene Graph Shortcuts

ActionKey / mouse button combination
Expand all the hierarchy levels of a nodeshift +
Navigate the graph up
Navigate the graph down
Select a node’s parent
Select a node’s child

Sequence Editor Shortcuts

ActionKey / mouse button combination
Start or pause the sequence’s playback.Space bar
Zoom in and out on the timeline. (scroll)
Snap the playhead to the start of the previous or current clip
Snap the playhead to the start of the next clip

Mobile App Navigation

ActionTouch interaction
Position / reposition scene origin in physical space
Orbit the camera around the origin
Move the camera up / down
Dolly the camera in / out