General Compressor Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcut
Function
Command1Command-1
Brings the History window to the front.
Command2Command-2
Brings the Preview window to the front.
Command3Command-3
Brings the Settings tab to the front.
Command4Command-4
Brings the Destinations tab to the front.
CommandShiftWCommand-Shift-W
Closes the current window.
CommandOptionTCommand-Option-T
Show/hide the Batch window’s toolbar.
ShiftControlUShift-Control-U
Revert to the original window layout.
CommandCommaCommand-Comma (,)
Opens the Preferences window.
CommandNCommand-N
Creates a new batch. The Batch Template Chooser appears unless it has been disabled.
CommandShiftNCommand-Shift-N
Creates a new batch with the Batch Template Chooser appearing, even if it has been disabled.
CommandSCommand-S
Saves the current batch.
CommandShiftSCommand-Shift-S
Saves the current batch as a new batch.
CommandOCommand-O
Opens a saved batch.
CommandWCommand-W
Closes the current batch tab.
CommandOptionSCommand-Option-S
Saves the current batch as a new template.
CommandICommand-I
Imports a source asset to create a new job in the batch.
CommandShiftICommand-Shift-I
Opens dialog to replace the source of the current job.
CommandControlICommand-Control-I
Creates a new surround sound group job in the batch.
CommandOptionICommand-Option-I
Creates a new image sequence job in the batch.
ReturnReturn
Submits a batch from an open Droplet.
DeleteDelete
Removes a selected item from the Batch, Preview, or Destinations window.
ArrowUpUp Arrow
Navigates up list items in the Batch, Destinations, Settings, and Filters lists.
ArrowDownDown Arrow
Navigates down list items in the Batch, Destinations, Settings, and Filters lists.
TabTab
Navigates through text fields in all panes.
CommandShiftMCommand-Shift-M
Opens the Mount Cluster Storage dialog.
CommandShiftQuestionMarkCommand-Shift-Question Mark (?)
Opens Compressor Help.