Annex A - Keyboard Shortcuts

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IDimager uses many shortcuts to provide quick access to common features.

 

Generic shortcuts:

 

Alt+F2

Open the Catalog Explorer

Alt+F3

Open the Media Browser

Alt+S

Toggle Search Results

Ctrl+Alt+X

IDimager-Pro Only:

Duplicate (clone) the current search results as a new Fast Collection

Ctrl+I

Start the Downloader

Ctrl+H

Start publishing the open collection to the web

Ctrl+Alt+H

Start publishing the selected thumbnails to the web

F11

Start a quick slide show for the selected images

Ctrl+F11

Start the slide show designer for the selected images (Pro Only)

Ctrl+F12

Bidirectional synchronization between catalog and XMP/IPTC (auto sync)

Ctrl+Shift+F12

Store catalog info to XMP/IPTC for selected images

Ctrl+Alt+Right

Only for versioned images; Cascade the metadata over the version set using the selected image (Pro Only)

Ctrl+Alt+F12

Read catalog info from XMP for selected images

Ctrl+E

View Exif Panel for the selected image

Shift+Alt+I

View the histogram for the currently active image

F1

Open help file

Ctrl+F

Search for meta information

Ctrl+W

Toggle Multi Selection boxes in Media Browser

Ctrl+Alt+A

Start Archiver feature for selected images

Ctrl+Alt+T

Open the template manager

Ctrl+Alt+C

Open the Catalog Maintenance dialog

Ctrl+Alt+B

Open the Burner application

Ctrl+Alt+O

Open the Options dialog

Ctrl+Alt+S

Open the Slide Show Designer (Pro Only)

Ctrl+Shift+B

Open the Batch Processor

Ctrl+Shift+S

Open the Script Manager (Pro Only)

 

 

 

Within the Collection Viewer (thumbnails) the following shortcuts can be used:

 

Enter

Open the image in the Image Viewer

Ctrl+Enter

Open the image in your default application as configured in Windows for the image's file extension

Ctrl+Space

or

\

Bookmark the selected images

F2

Change the title for the currently selected image or images

Ctrl+F2

Rename the files for the selected images

F6

Open the Label Assignment Panel

 

When the LAbel Assignment Panel is active, you can use

 

Alt+N = select next image

Alt+P = select previous image

Alt+Shift+N = add next image to selection

Alt+Shift+P = add previous image to selection

Ctrl+F6

Open quick label assignment drop down

Alt+F6

Open the Catalog Explorer (if not open already) and then toggle the Catalog Explorer to Assignment Mode or back

Shift+F6

Open the Face Labeling feature for the selected thumbnails

F3

Open the zoom preview window

F4

E-mail selected images

Ctrl+F4

FTP selected images (upload to web server)

Ctrl+Alt+F4

Transfer selected images to another folder

F5

Refresh the collections content

F7

Open the version dialog for the selected image

Ctrl+Alt+V

Open the Version Detection Wizard and load it with selected images

F8

Rebuild the selected thumbnails

Ctrl+A

Select all thumbnails

Ctrl+D

Deselect all thumbnails

Ctrl+P

Print the selected images

Ctrl+U

Move up to the higher leveled folder when using the Media Browser

Del

Delete the selected thumbnails

Ctrl+Alt+H

Start publishing the selected images

Ctrl+Alt+R

Convert the selected images to the sRGB color space

Ctrl+Left

Replace the selected image one position to its left

Ctrl+Right

Replace the selected image one position to its right

Ctrl+Down

Replace the selected image one position down

Ctrl+Up

Replace the selected image one position up

Ctrl+Home

Replace the selected image to the first position

Ctrl+End

Replace the selected image to the last position

Ctrl+PgDn

Replace the selected image one page up

Ctrl+PgUp

Replace the selected image one page down

Ctrl+T

Refresh all thumbnails in the background

Ctrl+L or [

Rotate selected images left

Ctrl+R or ]

Rotate selected images right

Ctrl+B

Add selected images to the Image Basket

Shift+Ctrl+B

Start the Batcher for all selected images

Shift+Ctrl+P

Copy the full file path filename of every selected thumbnail to clipboard

Shift+Ctrl+C

Copy the catalog labels for the selected thumbnails to clipboard

Shift+Ctrl+V

Paste the catalog labels from clipboard to the current selection of thumbnails

Ctrl+Alt+B

Add the selected images to the Burner

Alt+Enter

Open the image details panel for the selected image

Ctrl+C

Copy selected images to clipboard

Ctrl+V

Paste images from clipboard

Ctrl+X

Cut the selected images to clipboard

0

Rate the selected images with a neutral (0-star) rating

1

Rate the selected images with a 1-star rating

2

Rate the selected images with a 2-star rating

3

Rate the selected images with a 3-star rating

4

Rate the selected images with a 4-star rating

5

Rate the selected images with a 5-star rating

Ctrl+0

or /

Remove an existing color label for the selected images

Ctrl+1

or 6

Assign the red color label to selected images

Ctrl+2

or 7

Assign the yellow color label to selected images

Ctrl+3

or 8

Assign the green color label to selected images

Ctrl+4

or 9

Assign the blue color label to selected images

Ctrl+5

Assign the purple color label to selected images

 

 

 

Within the Image Viewer (opened photo) the following shortcuts can be used:

 

Ctrl+Space

or

\ [backslash]

Bookmark the opened image

Ctrl+Shift+Enter

Reload the opened image, for example when edited in a third party application while opened

Ctrl+Shift+A

Activate the Area Tagging feature

F4

Email opened image

F6

Catalog the opened image by opening the Label Assignment Panel

Ctrl+S

Save the recipe for the image

Alt+Z

Open the Loupe

Ctrl+Z

Undo the last change

Ctrl+Y

Redo the last change

Alt+F

Frame the opened image

Shift+S

Resize the opened image

Shift+C

Open Color Management settings for this image

(only when Color Management is switch ON in the options)

Ctrl+Home

Move  to the first image in the collection

Ctrl+End

Move to the last image in the collection

Ctrl+PgUp

Move to the previous image in the collection

Ctrl+PgDn

Move to the next image in the collection

Alt+Enter

View the image's Image Details by opening the Image Details Panel

Ctrl+G

Toggle on-image grid; the grid is painted as equal 3rd parts (rule of 3rd)

Ctrl+L or [

Rotate image left

Ctrl+R or ]

Rotate image right

Ctrl+P

Print the opened image

Ctrl+Q

Toggle sharpened view

Ctrl+C

Copy the opened image or active selection to clipboard

Ctrl+V

Paste the image from clipboard or paste into selection (if active)

0

Rate image as Neutral (0 star)

1

2

3

4

5

Rate image as a 1 to 5 star image

 

You can press just the keyboard key [1] to assign a 1 star rating

 

1 = 1 star 5 = 5 stars

Ctrl+0

or /

Color label as neutral (no colored label)

Ctrl+1

Ctrl+2

Ctrl+3

Ctrl+4

Ctrl+5

 

6

7

8

9

Color labels can be changed with 6 to 9 or with Ctrl+0 to Ctrl+5

 

Change the color label for the image

 

Ctrl+0 or forward slash=No label,

Ctrl+1 or 6=Red,

Ctrl+2 or 7=Yellow,

Ctrl+3 or 8=Green,

Ctrl+4 or 9=Blue,

Ctrl+5 = Purple

 

=

or numeric +

Zoom in

-

or numeric -

Zoom out

PgUp

Move to the previous image in collection

PgDn

Move to the next image in collection

Alt+N

Move to next image in collection

Alt+P

Move to previous image from collection

Del

Delete the opened image

Backspace

Return to the Collection Viewer

A

Switch to best view for the image (fit image in display); also see the Z shortcut

B

Black/White effect

C

Activate crop selection with the last used ratio

E

Open the Exif Panel for the image

G

Glamour effect

H

Toggle the Live Histogram

I

Toggle the image Info Box

J

Auto effects

K

Highlights and Shadows effect

L

Lights effect (brightness/contrast/saturation/fill light)

M

Spot Healing effect

P

Change mouse to Pan Mode

R

Toggle Rating Bar

S

Change mouse to Selection Mode

T

Tones effect

U

Sharpness effect

W

White balance effect

Y

Dynamic Range effect

Z

Switch to 100% view for the image; also see the A shortcut

 

 

 

While playing a slide show, the following shortcuts can be used:

 

Space bar

Pause or resume the slide show

Left

Skip to next slide

Right

Skip to previous slide

Home

Skip to first slide

End

Skip to last slide

M

Toggle music

P

Pause or resume the slide show

Esc

Stop the slide show

 

 

 

In the Light Table, the following shortcuts can be used:

 

Esc

Close the Light Table

F

Toggle Filmstrip

Tab

Move focus to next box

Shift+Tab

Move focus to previous box

Ctrl+Space

Toggle Bookmark

P

Set cursor to panning mode

Z

View at 100%

A

Fit image in box

Alt+Z

Open/Close the Zoom Windows (loupe)

+

Zoom In the image for the active box only

Ctrl++

Zoom In all images in every box

-

Zoom out the image for the active box only

Ctrl+-

Zoom Out all images in every box

D

Dim the active box

X

Close the active box

N

Open a new box

Left

Change image in active box to the previous image

Right

Change image in active box to the next image

Shift+Left

Change all images in every box to the previous image

Shift+Right

Change all images in every box to the next image

Ctrl+Shift+Left

Change image in every box

Ctrl+Shift+Right

Change image in every box

Shift+C

Open Color Management settings for active box

Alt+Enter

Open image detail for active box

R

Toggle the rating bar for active box

Shift+R

Toggle the rating bar for every box

E

Display the Exif information for active box

Shift+E

Display the Exif information for every box

H

Display the histogram for active box

Shift+H

Display the histogram for every box

0

1

2

3

4

5

Change rating for the active box

0 = no rating

1 = 1 star rating

2 = 2 stars rating

3 = 3 stars rating

4 = 4 stars rating

5 = 5 stars rating

Ctrl+0

Ctrl+1

Ctrl+2

Ctrl+3

Ctrl+4

Ctrl+5

Change the color label for the active box

Ctrl+0 = no color label

Ctrl+1 = red

Ctrl+2 = yellow

Ctrl+3 = green

Ctrl+4 = blue

Ctrl+5 = purple

F1

Toggle quick help info

Ctrl+Alt+1

Ctrl+Alt+2

Ctrl+Alt+3

.

.

Ctrl+Alt+9

Ctrl+Alt+0

When in full screen mode (double click on a box) then use these shortcuts to instantly toggle to the box as specified by the number (0 = 10). You can not switch beyond the 10th image