How do I customize Media Composer Keyboard Shortcuts?

To simplify the editing process in Avid, keyboard shortcuts can be assigned. This article discusses the neccessary procedures to program common Avid commands to your keyboard.

Media Composer Command Palette

The command palette

Avid Keyboard Settings

The Avid Keyboard

To program Avid buttons your keyboard:

1. Open the Command Palette (Tools>Command Palette). Make sure “Button to Button Reassignment” is turned on.

2. From the Project Window, open the Keyboard Settings (Settings>double click “keyboard”)

3. With both the Command Palette and the Keyboard open, and with “menu to button reassignment” selected, drag any button to any keyboard button you wish.

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