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This shortcut is used by 85 programs in our database.

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What this shortcut does in different programs?

  1. REAPER - Move item contents
  2. REAPER - Stretch item (relative edge edit)
  3. REAPER - Move fade and stretch crossfaded items ignoring snap
  4. REAPER - Adjust both fade curves horizontally and vertically
  5. REAPER - Move contents under stretch marker

All programs

All programs using this shortcut, by category.

Text editing


PSPad - Select column block

Imaging


Adobe Dimension CC (Mac) - Duplicate during Transformation (Move, Rotate, and Scale Tools)

Adobe Dimension CC (Mac) - Duplicate during Transformation (Move, Rotate, and Scale Tools)

Adobe Dimension CC (Windows) - Duplicate during Transformation (Move, Rotate, and Scale Tools)

Adobe Dimension CC (Windows) - Duplicate during Transformation (Move, Rotate, and Scale Tools)

Adobe Illustrator - (drag guide) Convert between horizontal and vertical guide

Adobe Illustrator - Subtract from selection with Lasso tool

Adobe Illustrator - Draw from the center of a shape (except for polygons, stars, and flares)

Adobe Illustrator - Keep the sides of a star straight

Adobe Illustrator - Add or subtract winds from a spiral while increasing the length of the spiral

Adobe Illustrator - Cut a straight line with Knife tool

Adobe Illustrator - Duplicate and transform selection when using Selection tool, Scale tool, Reflect tool, or Shear tool

Adobe Illustrator - Create non-uniform widths

Adobe Illustrator - (click the width point) Create a copy of the width point

Adobe Illustrator - Duplicate color stops

Adobe Illustrator - (drag color stop onto another stop) Swap color stops

Adobe Illustrator - (drag end point of gradient annotator) Modify angle and end-point together

Adobe Illustrator - (drag selection) Copy the selection to a layer, sublayer, or group

Adobe Illustrator - (drag a swatch over another) Replace swatch with another

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Crop from center of photo

Adobe Lightroom Classic - Temporarily switch from brush A or B to Eraser

Adobe Photoshop Elements (Mac) - (drag layer mask) Copy the mask from one layer to another, and ask to replace if the mask is already present

Adobe XD (Windows) - Copy Paste Object

Affinity Photo - (drag control handle) Creates cusp node (sharp corner)

Affinity Photo - Picks up a new brush color

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Duplicate Selection

Clip Studio Paint Pro - Duplicate Layer

Corel Painter - Scroll contents of panel

Inkscape - move selected

Inkscape - slow movement

Inkscape - lock the handle length

Inkscape - randomize the star

Inkscape - converge/diverge (inner handle)

LightWave 3D - Pan

Nuke - Ripple and duplicate the dragged shot

Nuke - Pan

Nuke - Increment control values using virtual slider

Nuke - Pan

PowerDirector 17 - (drop) Lay the clip over the existing clip and add a transition between the two clips when a clip is dropped on another clip

Developer tools


Autodesk Stingray - Orbit (tumble)

Autodesk Stingray - Orbit (tumble)

Unreal Engine - Movement (Maya)

Web applications


FastMail - Copy/Duplicate

Sitecore CMS - Use to drag items

Webflow - Duplicate

Webflow - Margin / padding (top - bottom or left - right )

Games


AI War Classic - deselect multiple units

Company of Heroes - Rotate and tilt camera

CoSpaces Edu - Duplicate and move

Total War: Attila - Drag units

Productivity


Ableton Live 10 - Change Velocity From Note Editor

LibreOffice - While dragging items with mouse, hold Shift, Ctrl or Alt key to access modified features. The cursor will change to highlight the activated feature

Notion (Windows) - Hold down Alt to duplicate any content when you drag and drop

REAPER - Move item contents

REAPER - Stretch item (relative edge edit)

REAPER - Move fade and stretch crossfaded items ignoring snap

REAPER - Adjust both fade curves horizontally and vertically

REAPER - Move contents under stretch marker

REAPER - Edit stretch marker rates on both sides, ripple markers

REAPER - Delete envelope point

REAPER - Edit envelope segment curvature

REAPER - Reset envelope segment curvature

REAPER - Draw a pooled copy of the selected automation item

REAPER - Move automation item contents

REAPER - Stretch automation items relative to other selected items

REAPER - Edit loop point and time selection together

REAPER - Move project region but not contents

REAPER - Jog audio (looped-segment mode)

REAPER - Edit note velocity

REAPER - Stretch notes

REAPER - Erase CC event

REAPER - Stretch MIDI source loop length

REAPER - Edit loop point and time selection together

REAPER - Erase notes

Scientific


GeoGebra - Create list of selected objects in input bar

GeoGebra - Create list of selected objects in input bar

Onshape 1.98 - Copy annotation

Solidworks 2019 - Mates. Creates a SmartMate when you Alt + drag a component.

Solidworks 2019 - Motion studies. Moves multiple keys in the MotionManager.

Solidworks 2019 - Triad. When using the triad, aligns the triad with an edge or face when you Alt + drag the center ball or handle on the triad and drop it on an edge or face. An example of using the triad is in Move with Triad mode and in Exploded Views.

Solidworks 2019 - Reordering components. When moving a component in the FeatureManager design tree, ensures that the component remains at the same level in the tree and prevents it from being moved into a subassembly.

Solidworks 2019 - Moves an annotation independently from the group in which it is contained.

Solidworks 2019 - Opens the Appearances PropertyManager when you drag an appearance from the Task Pane onto a model.

Solidworks 2019 - Select anywhere in a table to move the table.

Solidworks 2019 - Symmetrically adjusts both handles of a control point in a spline.


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