Noteflight (2022) keyboard shortcuts

Noteflight (2022)

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
4 days ago
- Shortcuts

These are the default shortcuts in Noteflight. You can add your own keyboard shortcuts for editor actions that currently do not have default shortcuts. This can be done in the Keyboard Shortcuts dialogue from the Editor Menu.

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A

Insert note at given pitch (within a fourth of previous pitch)

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or B
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or C
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or D
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or E
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or F
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or G
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↑   Shift + A

Add note to current chord

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or ↑   Shift + B
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or ↑   Shift + C
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or ↑   Shift + D
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or ↑   Shift + E
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or ↑   Shift + F
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or ↑   Shift + G
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Ctrl + ↑  ↓

Transpose note(s) up/down one octave

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↑   Shift + ↑  ↓

Transpose note(s) up/down one semitone

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Space

Replace current note with rest

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Ctrl + X

Cut selection (replace with rests)

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Ctrl + C

Copy selection

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Ctrl + V

Paste selection (starting at cursor)

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Ctrl + Z

Undo last change (multiple history)

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Ctrl + Y

Redo last change (multiple history)

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R

Repeat current selection (instert immediately after current selection)

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Ctrl +

Add a specific item to selection

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↑   Shift +

Add region on left/right to selection

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↑   Shift +

Extend selection on right side of current selection

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↑   Shift +

Contract selection on right side of current selection

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+

(on current selection) Move selection to another location, leaving rests

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Ctrl +
+

(on current selection) Copy selection of music to another location

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Esc

Deselect music (or click in whitespace outside of music)

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(on whitespace in a staff) Select whole measure in staff

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(above system) Select whole measure in system

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(before a staff) Select entire staff, from start to end of music

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<

Add cresc. under current note, ending at next note or end of selection

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>

Add decresc. under current note, ending at next note or end of selection

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S

Add slur starting on current note and ending at next note or end of selection

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(on expression) Edit expression mark

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Ctrl + E then M then F then ⤶ Enter

Insert a mf dynamic marking under current note

Expressions: ppp, pp, p, mp, mf, f, ff, fff, cresc., dim., sf, sfz, rfz, fz.
Other text: Place expression text in italic font.
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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Start entering lyrics on current note

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T

then type text, then press Tab or Esc: Insert "text" above current note, such as "Allegro"

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Edit lyric syllable/text

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K

then type text then press <keybs>Tab or Esc: Insert chord text above current note, where examples for text are given below

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-

Toggle flat sign before note(s)

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+

Toggle sharp sign before note(s)

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=

Toggle natural sign before note(s)

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_

Toggle double-flat sign before note(s)

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*

Toggle double-sharp sign before note(s)

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Z

Enharmonic aaccidental change (C# > Db)

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[

Make note/chord shorter

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]

Make note/chord longer

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,

Toggle tie to next note

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.

Toggle augmentation dot on note/chord

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~

Start bend/release

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\

Start slide

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F1

… to F6: Insert note on given string 1-6

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↑   Shift + F1

… to F6: Add note to string 1-6

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↑  ↓

Move selected notes one fret up/down

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↑   Shift + ↑  ↓

Move selected notes one string up/down

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0 - 9

Enter fret number

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{

Break/join beaming to previous note/rest

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}

Break/join beaming to next note/rest

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:

Toggle tenuto on selected note(s)

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;

Toggle staccato on selected note(s)

Toggle accent on selected note(s)
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"

Toggle strong accent on selected note(s)

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^

Toggle fermata on selected note(s)

Other articulations can be added by clicking on edit menu.
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P

Play music from start (press p or Shift+P to stop)

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↑   Shift + P

Play music from current measure to end

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U

Insert/go to upper voice in measure

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L

Insert/go to lower voice in measure

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M

Delete current voice (in meas. with two voices)

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⤶ Enter

Force a system break (new line of music)

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↑   Shift + ⤶ Enter

Force a new page

To manually change width of measure, click and drag on barlines. To cancel manual formatting, go to menu View > Reset measure layout.

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Program information

Program name: Noteflight (2022) Noteflight (2022) (Productivity)

Noteflight is a music writing application that allows creating of music notation in your web browser.

Web page: noteflight.com

How easy to press shortcuts: 90%

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Shortcut count: 72

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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