101 Adobe Premiere Pro Shortcut keys

To sum up the reason for the entire blog, learning Premiere Pro shortcut keys will be a win-win solution to all your problems. Premiere Pro shortcut keys can be overwhelming for users, especially beginners. These shortcuts will let you lessen the number of mouse clicks. With these, you can make editing more enjoyable.

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Mastering the below list of Premiere Pro shortcut keys is one way to maximize productivity by working faster and more efficiently.

Most used Premiere Pro Shortcut keys

Action Premiere Pro Shortcut keys Premiere Pro Shortcut keys
New Project Ctrl + Shift + N Command + Shift + N
Save Project Ctrl + S Command + S
Save As Ctrl + Shift + S Command + Shift + S
Save Copy Ctrl + Alt + S Command + Option + S
Close Ctrl + W Command + W
Title Ctrl + T Command + T
Open Existing Project Ctrl + O Command + O
Open in Adobe Bridge Ctrl + Alt + O Command + Option + O
Sequence Ctrl + N Command + N
Exit Ctrl + Q Command + Q
Import Ctrl + I Command + I
Import from the media browser Ctrl + Alt + I Command + Option + I
Media Ctrl + M Command + M
Find Ctrl + F Command + F
Selection Ctrl + Shift + H Command + Shift + H
Copy Ctrl + C Command + C
Cut Ctrl + X Command + X
Paste Ctrl + V Command + V
Undo Ctrl + Z Command + Z
Redo Ctrl + Y Command + Y
Select All Ctrl + A Command + A
Deselect All Ctrl + Shift + A Command + Shift + A
Edit Ctrl + E Command + E
Paste Insert Ctrl + Shift + V Command + Shift + V
Paste Attributes Ctrl + Alt + V Command + Option + V
Clear Delete Delete
Delete forever Shift + Delete Shift + Delete
Duplicate Ctrl + Shift + / Command + Shift + /

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Window Shortcuts

Action Adobe Premiere Pro Shortcuts Windows Adobe Premiere Pro Shortcuts Mac
Project Shift + 1 Shift + 1
Source Monitor Shift + 2 Shift + 2
Timeline Shif + 3 Shift + 3
Program monitor Shift + 4 Shift + 4
Effect control Shift + 5 Shift + 5
Audio track mixer Shift + 6 Shift + 6
Effects Shift + 7 Shift + 7
Media browser Shift + 8 Shift + 8
Audio clip mixer Shift + 9 Shift + 9
Cut to camera Ctrl + 1..9 Command + 1..9
Clear poster frame Ctrl + Shift + P Command + Shift + P
Export frame Ctrl + Shift + E Command + Shift + E
Select Camera 1..9 1..9

Tools Shortcuts

Action Adobe Premiere Pro Shortcuts Windows Adobe Premiere Pro Shortcuts Mac
Track select tool A A
Ripple edit tool B B
Razor tool C C
Hand tool H H
Rolling edit tool N N
Pen tool P P
Slide tool U U
Selection tool V V
Slip tool Y Y
Zoom tool Z Z

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Clipping Shortcuts

Action Premiere Pro Shortcut keys Premiere Pro Shortcut keys
Link Ctrl + L Command + L
Group Ctrl + G Command + G
Ungroup Ctrl + Shift + G Command + Shift + G
Speed Ctrl + R Command + R
Capture F5 F5
Insert , ,
Overwrite . .
Add edit Ctrl + K Command + K
Add edit to track Ctrl + Shift + K Command + Shift + K
Video transition Ctrl + D Command + D
Audio Transition Ctrl + Shift + D Command + Shift + D
Reverse match frame Shift + R Shift + R
Zoom in + +
Zoom out
Snap S S
Go to the selected clip and start Shift + Home Shift + Home
Go to the selected clip end Shift + End Shift + End
Minimize all tracks Shift + – Shift + –

Marker Operation Shortcuts

Action Premiere Pro Shortcuts Windows Premiere Pro Shortcuts Mac
Mark in I I
Mark out O O
Mark clip X X
Mark selection / /
Go to in Shift + I Shift + I
Go to out Shift + O Shift + O
Clear in Ctrl + Shift + I Command + Shift + I
Clear out Ctrl + Shift + O Command + Shift + O
Add marker M M
Previous marker Ctrl + Shift + M Command + Shift + M
Next marker Shift + M Shift + M
Clear current marker Ctrl + Alt + M Command + Option + M
Left align Ctrl + Shift + L Command + Shift + L
Center align Ctrl + Shift + C Command + Shift + C
Right align Ctrl + Shift + R Command + Shift + R
Stopping tab Ctrl + Shift + T Command + Shift + T
Templates Ctrl + J Command + J

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Panel Shortcuts

Action Premiere Pro Shortcuts Premiere Pro Shortcuts
Record video V V
Record Audio A A
Eject E E
Fast forward F F
Go to in point Q Q
Go to out point W W
Rewind R R
Record G G
Stop S S
Step back Left Arrow key Left Arrow key
Step forward Right Arrow key Right Arrow key
Remove effects or delete an item Backspace Backspace
Play Spacebar Spacebar
Record on or off 0 0
Next Down Arrow key Down Arrow key
Previous Up Arrow key Down Arrow key

The above list of Premiere Pro shortcut keys will free up some of your hours to explore more in the creative field. It is just a myth that, if you remember these Premiere Pro shortcuts you will be working like a machine. Have a look at Camtasia shortcuts, it is an alternative tool for Adobe Premiere Pro.



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