Amarok/Manual/References/KeybindingReference/AmarokShortcuts

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Amarok Shortcuts

Control Amarok using keyboard shortcuts, which are combinations of keys which each control a specific action. Amarok has default shortcuts, but you can make your own, which will help you to more easily control the player from your keyboard.

Default Shortcuts

Action Shortcut
Increase Volume +
Decrease Volume -
Jump to Ctrl + J
Play Media... Ctrl + O
Play/Pause Space
Previous Browser Ctrl + Left
Queue Track Ctrl + D
Quit Ctrl + Q
Redo Ctrl + Shift + Z
Seek Backward Left
Seek Forward Right
Toggle Full Screen Ctrl + Shift + F
Undo Ctrl + Z
Save Playlist Ctrl + S
Select all Ctrl + A
Rename F2

How to make shortcuts

You can configure shortcuts from Settings -> Configure Shortcuts... where you can change and make new shortcuts.

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How to use Configure Shortcuts...

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Button Description
Search Search Actions and Shortcuts.
Details Add, remove and get more information about shortcut schemes.
Reset to Defaults Reset all custom shortcuts back to default.
Print Print the list of shortcuts.
OK Save all changes.
Cancel Close window without saving changes.


When you select an action, that opens a sub-window where you can choose between two radio buttons, Default and Custom. If you choose Default you'll use the default shortcut. If you choose Custom you'll configure and use your shortcut for this action.

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