Customizing the keyboard


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Customizing the keyboard

One of the Motion's strongest features is its ability to adjust to many different kinds of input devices. You can use your keyboard or Wacom tablet or any kind of MIDI control device to control the different objects in your project. So it should really be of no surprise that you can customize the keyboard shortcuts for even more control. I found this is especially useful when I was constantly bouncing between multiple applications, like Final Cut and Motion or After Effects and Motion. All of the shortcuts can be modified through the Command Editor, so to open that go up under Motion and go down to Commands.

Now before we click on Customize, I want you to look at Command Sets here and notice that I could switch to the Final Cut Pro Set of keyboard shortcuts. This way any of you who are Final Cut Pro editors, you don't have to relearn any new keyboard shortcuts. You can just go ahead and change them to the Final Cut Pro Set. Just keep in mind as I continue moving throughout the cour...

Customizing the keyboard
Video duration: 5m 5s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Customizing the keyboard provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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