Keyboard shortcuts

General

Shortcut
Action
Command H
Hide Stave'n'Tabs window
Option / Alt Command H
Hide windows of other applications
Command , <
Open Stave'n'Tabs Preferences
Command Q
Quit Stave'n'Tabs
Option / Alt Command Q
Quit Stave'n'Tabs and keep windows open

File

Shortcut
Action
Command N
New…
Command O
Open…
Command W
Close
Command S
Save…
Shift Command S
Duplicate
Shift Command I
Score Information…
Option / Alt Command S
Save As PDF
Shift Command P
Page Setup…
Command P
Print…

Edit

Shortcut
Action
Command Z
Undo
Shift Command Z
Redo
Command X
Cut
Command C
Copy
Command P
Paste
Option / Alt Command P
Paste Before
Shift Command P
Paste After
Delete
Delete
Shift Command Arrow Up
Select Musical Event
Shift Command Arrow Down
Select Bar
Shift Command Arrow Left
Select Track
Command A
Select All

Input

Shortcut
Input type
Command I
Standard
Command B
Staff Positions
Command T
Tablature
Command L
Lyrics

Chords

Shortcut
Action
Control Command R
Recognize Chord
Control Command C
Create / Edit Chord
Control Shift Command Delete
Delete Chord
Control Command T
Create Chord Template
Control Shift Command T
Add Chord to Templates

Musical events

Shortcut
Action
Control Command Arrow Right
Create Musical Event After…
Control Command Arrow Left
Create Musical Event Before…
Control Command Delete
Delete Selected Musical Events

Bars

Shortcut
Action
Option / Alt Command Arrow Right
Create Bar After…
Option / Alt Command Arrow Left
Create Bar Before…
Option / Alt Command Delete
Delete Selected Bars

Voices

Shortcut
Action
Control Command = +
Add Voice
Control Command - _
Delete Active Voice
Control Command 1
Switch to Voice 1
Control Command 2
Switch to Voice 2
Control Command 3
Switch to Voice 3
Control Command 4
Switch to Voice 4
Control Command Arrow Up
Previous Voice
Control Command Arrow Down
Next Voice
Control Option / Alt Command A
Use Active Voice (copy, cut and paste notes only from the active voice when chords from the multiple bars are selected)
Control Option / Alt Command T
Toggle voices transparency (opacify inactive voices)

Instrument parts

Shortcut
Action
Shift Command = +
Add Instrument Part
Shift Command - _
Delete Instrument Part
Shift Command E
Edit Instrument Part

Layout

Shortcut
Action
Control Command H
Horizontal
Control Command V
Vertical
Control Command P
Pages

View

Shortcut
Action
Command 0
Actual Size
Command = +
Zoom In
Command - _
Zoom Out

Navigation and Playback

Shortcut
Action
Arrow Up
Previous Track
Arrow Down
Next Track
Arrow Left
Previous Score Element, e.g. Musical Event or Bar
Arrow Right
Next Score Element, e.g. Musical Event or Bar
Command Arrow Left
Jump to Beginning
Command Arrow Right
Jump to End
Spacebar
Play/Pause