Blender 2.

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r by Andrew Pice

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Blender 2.5 Keyboard Shortcuts
Select Pan Zoom Add Object Delete Search for function Toolbar Properties Save File Render Render Animation Stop Render Save Render Show Last Render Undo Redo Right Click Middle Click Mouse Wheel Shift + A X Spacebar T N Ctrl + S F12 Ctrl + F12 Esc F3 F11 Ctrl + Z Ctrl + Shift + Z

Move Rotate Scale Precise Movements Increment Movements Lock to Axis G R S [Hold] Shift [Hold] Ctrl Middle Click or X/Y/Z

Top View Front View Side View Camera View Zoom to Object Opposite View Fly Mode Numpad 7 Numpad 1 Numpad 3 Numpad 0 Numpad . Ctrl + Numpad 1/3/7 Shift + F

Duplicate Move to Layer Mirror Hide Unhide Move Origin Point Parent To Clear Parent Track To Clear Track Reset 3D Cursor Turn Widget On/Off Add to Group Shift + D M Ctrl + M H Alt + H Ctrl + Shift + Alt + O Ctrl + P Alt + P Ctrl + T Alt + T Shift + C Ctrl + Spacebar Ctrl + G

Select Object Select Multiple (De)Select All Select Object Behind Select Linked Select All Linked Box Select Circle Select Lasso Tool Inverse Selection Right Click Shift + Right Click A Alt + Right Click L Ctrl + L B C Ctrl + Click Ctrl + I

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Blender 2.5 Keyboard Shortcuts (cont.)
Make Face Subdivide Extrude Rip Separate Create Loopcut Proportional Editing Select Edge Loop Make Seam/Sharp Merge Vertices Mirror Shrink/Fatten Knife Fill Beauty Fill Add Subdivision Level F W E V P Ctrl + R O Alt + Right Click Ctrl + E Alt + M Ctrl + M Alt + S K + Click Alt + F Shift + Alt + F Ctrl + 1/2/3/4

Changing Modes
Edit/Object Mode Vertex Paint Mode Weight Paint Mode Cyle Workspace Logic Editor Node Editor Console 3d Viewport F-Curve Editor Buttons Video Sequence Editor Outliner UV/Image Editor Text Editor TAB V Ctrl + TAB Ctrl + Left/Right Arrow Shift + F2 Shift + F3 Shift + F4 Shift + F5 Shift + F6 Shift + F7 Shift + F8 Shift + F9 Shift + F10 Shift + F11

Append File Fullscreen Mode Maximize SubWindow Change active Camera Use Render Buffer Only Render Selected Only Render Portion Save Over Default Scene Make Screencast Shift + F1 Alt + F11 Ctrl + Up Ctrl + 0 J W Shift + B Ctrl + U Ctrl + F4

Editing Curves
Close Path Add Handle Subdivide Tilt Clear Tilt Change Handle to Bezier Change Handle to Vector Revert to Default Handle Alt + C Ctrl + Click W Ctrl + T Alt + T H V Shift + H

Change Brush Size Change Brush Strength Rotate Brush Texture F Shift + F Ctrl + F

Fly Mode
Start Fly Mode Accelerate Decelerate Pan Fly Forward Fly Backwards Fly Left Fly Right Fly Up Fly Down Shift + F Mouse Wheel Up Mouse Wheel Down Middle Click W S A D R F

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Blender 2.5 Keyboard Shortcuts (cont.)
Play/Stop Animation Play Animation in Reverse Next Frame Previous Frame Forward 10 Frames Back 10 Frames Jump to Start Point Jump to End Point Scroll through frames Insert Keyframe Remove Keyframe Jump to Next Keyframe Jump to Previous Keyframe Alt + A Alt + Shift + A Right Arrow Left Arrow Up Arrow Down Arrow Shift + Left Arrow Shift + Right Arrow Alt + Mouse Wheel I Alt + I Ctrl + Page Up Ctrl + Page Down

Set Start Frame Set End Frame Show All Frames Add Marker Move Marker Toggle Frames/Seconds S E Home M Right Click Drag Ctrl + T

Video Sequence Editor
Switch to Editor Next Strip Previous Strip Split Strips Lock Strip Unlock Strip Copy Strip Paste Strip Separate Images Snap Strip to Scrubber Shift + F8 Page Up Page Down K Shift + L Shift + Alt + L Ctrl + C Ctrl + V Y Shift + S

Add Bone Rotate Recalculate Roll Align Bones Move to Bone Layers View Bone Layers Set Bone Flag Switch Bone Direction Scroll Hierarchy Select Hierarchy Select Connected E / Ctrl + Click Ctrl + R Ctrl + N Ctrl + Alt + A M Shift + M Shift + W Alt + F ]/[ Shift ] / [ L

Node Editor
Add Node Cut Links Hide/Unhide Node Make Group Ungroup Edit Group Move Background Zoom In Background Zoom Out Background Properties Shift + A Ctrl + Left Mouse H Ctrl + G Alt + G TAB Alt + Middle Mouse V Alt + V N

Pose Mode
Apply Pose Clear Pose Rotation Clear Pose Location Clear Pose Scale Copy Pose Pase Pose Add IK Remove IK Add to Bone Group Relax Pose Ctrl + A Alt + R Alt + L Alt + S Ctrl + C Ctrl + V Shift + I Ctrl + Alt + I Ctrl + G Alt + E

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