How to use shortcuts in Windows Movie Maker

Windows Movie Maker provides a list of shortcuts that enhance the editing process, using shortcuts will help us a lot to create a professional video with WVM.

Action Shortcut key
1. Create a new project CTRL+N
2. Open an existing project CTRL+O
3. Save a project CTRL+S
4. Save a project with a new name F12
5. Save a movie CTRL+P
6. Capture video CTRL+R
7. Import an existing digital media file CTRL+I
8. Undo the last action CTRL+Z
9. Redo the last undone action CTRL+Y
10. Cut CTRL+X
11. Copy CTRL+C
12. Paste CTRL+V
13. Delete DELETE
14. Select all clips CTRL+A
15. Rename a collection or clip F2
16. Clear the storyboard/timeline CTRL+DELETE
17. Show or hide the storyboard/timeline CTRL+T
18. Zoom in on the timeline PAGE DOWN
19. Zoom out on the timeline PAGE UP
20. Add selected clips to the storyboard/timeline CTRL+D
21. Play video in full screen ALT+ENTER
22. Set start trim point CTRL+SHIFT+I
23. Set end trim point CTRL+SHIFT+O
24. Clear trim points CTRL+SHIFT+DELETE
25. Split a clip CTRL+L
26. Combine contiguous clips CTRL+M
27. Nudges clip to the left CTRL+SHIFT+B
28. Nudges clip to the right CTRL+SHIFT+N
29. Play or pause clip SPACEBAR
30. Stop playback on the storyboard/timeline CTRL+K
31. Play content on the storyboard/timeline CTRL+W
32. Rewind content on the storyboard/timeline CTRL+Q
33. Back CTRL+ALT+LEFT ARROW
34. Forward CTRL+ALT+RIGHT ARROW
35. Previous frame ALT+LEFT ARROW
36. Next frame ALT+RIGHT ARROW
37. Display Help topics F1
38. Select previous item (on a timeline track, on the storyboard,
or in the Contents pane)
LEFT ARROW
39. Select next item (on a timeline track, on the storyboard, or
in the Contents pane)
RIGHT ARROW
40. Select item above (on a timeline track or in the Contents pane) UP ARROW
41. Select item below (on a timeline track or in the Contents pane) DOWN ARROW
42. Go to the first item (on a timeline track, on the storyboard, or in the Contents pane) HOME
43. Go to the last item (on a timeline track, on the storyboard, or in the Contents pane) END

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