Main Menu

The main menu provides access to all of the actions available in Keyframe MP. It is displayed in the menu bar at the top of the player or in the viewport right-click context menu.

File

Open...

Open a media file

Open Bookmarks...

Open a bookmarks (.bmk) file

Save Bookmarks

Save to the current bookmarks file. Calls Save Bookmarks As... if a file does not exist.

Save Bookmarks As...

Save bookmarks to a file specified by the user.

Copy Current Media...

Copy the current media to a location specified by the user. (e.g. Maya playblasts)

Recent Media

A list of recently opened media files. The number of files in the list can be changed in Preferences.

Recent Bookmarks

A list of recently opened bookmarks files. The number of files in the list can be changed in Preferences.

Clear

Unload the current media from the player.

Exit

Close Keyframe MP.

Edit

Range Start to Current

Set the range start to the current playback position.

Range End to Current

Set the range end to the current playback position.

Reset Range

Restore the full playback range.

Cache from Current

Begin caching from the current playback position.

Always on Top (toggle)

Make Keyframe MP the top-most window.

Preferences...

Show the Keyframe MP preferences dialog. On OS X this is found under the application menu.

Playback

Play/Pause

Toggle between play and pause states.

Step Forward

Move the current position forward one frame.

Step Backward

Move the current position backward one frame.

Start

Set the current position to the start of the file.

End

Set the current position to the end of the file.

Range Start

Set the current position to the range start.

Range End

Set the current position to the range end.

Loop (toggle)

Restart playback at range start when position reaches the range end.

Autoplay (toggle)

Start playing when a new file is loaded.

Audio

Audio Scrub (toggle)

Play audio when scrubbing or single frame stepping.

Increase Volume

Increase the volume.

Decrease Volume

Decrease the volume.

Mute

Toggle the mute state.

Bookmarks

Bookmark Frame

Add a frame bookmark at the current position.

Bookmark Range

Add a range bookmark at the current position.

Clear

A list of actions for removing bookmarks.

Previous Frame

Set the playback position to the previous frame bookmark.

Next Frame

Set the playback position to the next frame bookmark.

Previous Range

Set the playback range to the previous range bookmark.

Next Range

Set the playback range to the next range bookmark.

Set Range

A list of all range bookmarks. Selecting a range will set the current playback range.

Tools

Swap Timelines

Switches the timeline display between the main timeline and the range timeline.

Timeline

Toggle the display of the main timeline.

Range Timeline

Toggle the display of the range timeline.

Menu Bar

Toggle the display of the menu bar.

Playback Controls

Toggle the display of the playback controls.

Media Info...

Display the Media Info dialog.

Console...

Display the Console window.

Help

Licensing...

Display the Licensing dialog.

About...

Display the About dialog. On OS X this is found under the application menu.

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