Menu and Shortcuts#
Here you can find a comprehensive list of the standard main menu entries.
Keyboard shortcut are indicated as
Some of the shortcuts may be different, depending on the used language and desktop environment
Settings and operations related to the current session
[CTRL+N]Open a new (empty) session, if the current session is not saved a confirmation dialog is shown.
[CTRL+O]Open a saved session, if the current session is not saved a confirmation dialog is shown.
[CTRL+S]Save the current session.
[CTRL+SHIFT+S]Save the current session in a new files.
Preferences: Open the application settings dialog.
Toggle fullscreen: Enable/Disable fullscreen mode.
Exit: Close “Linux Show Player”, if the current session is not saved a confirmation dialog is shown.
Add/Edit cues (accessible right-clicking on empty areas of the layout)
Integration cues: Add cus that comunicate with different protocols (MIDI, OSC).
Media cues: Add media-cues.
Action cues: Add different types of action-cues.
Misc cues: Add misc cues.
[CTRL+Z]Undo the last action (the last action is shown in the bottom of the window).
[CTRL+Y]Redo the last undone action.
[CTRL+A]Select all the cues.
Select all media cues: Select all and only the media-cues
[CTRL+SHIFT+A]Deselect all the cues
[CTRL+I]Invert the selection of all the cues.
Edit selected cues:
[CTRL+SHIFT+E]Open a multi-edit dialog for the selected cues.
This menu give access to layout functionality and display options for the current view.
Add page/Add pages: Allows to add one or multiple pages on the current layout. Pages can be switched using the tab bar on top of the layout or directional keys.
Remove current page: Remove the current page and all its cues
Countdown mode: Cues will display the remaining time instead of the elapsed time.
Show seek-bars: Media cues will display a seek bar, allowing to directly seek to a specific time of the cue.
Show dB-meters: Media cues will display a dB meter on their right side.
Show volume: Media cues will display a volume control on their right side. Setting the volume to the middle point (50%) of the slider sets the volume to +0dB.
Show accurate time: When checked, cues will display play time with a precision of 0.1s. When unchecked the time is only precise down to 1s.
Show dB-meters: Show / hide the db-meters for running media-cues;
Show seek-bars: Show / hide seek bars for running media-cues;
Show accurate time: Show / hide tens of seconds for running media-cues;
Show index column: Show / hide the cue numbers;
Auto-select next cue: If enabled the next cue is selected automatically;
[CTRL+SHIFT+E]Enable multi-selection (for editing);
Disable GO Key while playing: Disable the “GO” keyboard shortcut while there are playing cues;
Show resize handles: Enable handles that allow to customize the size of various panels;
Restore default size: Reset the size of panels to their defaults.
Info about “Linux Show Player” and some used technologies.
Right-clicking a cue will open a menu to access cue-specific options and actions, like editing and copy/paste.