Keyboard shortcuts
For macOS and iPad with connected keyboard (from version 3.4.0)

General hotkeys

⌘ 1
Songwriting mode
⌘ 2
Scales mode
⌘ 3
Modes mode
⌘ ,
Musical preferences
⌘ ⇧ ,
App settings
⌥ ⌘ ⇧ ,
MIDI setup (Open/close MIDI output – macOS only)
⌘ N
Start a new song
⌘ O
Open a saved song
⌘ ⇧ O
Open a popular song
I (i)
Display instrument

In Songwriting mode

⌘ S
Save song or changes
⌘ ⇧ S
Save song as...
⌘ Z
Undo
⌘ ⇧ Z
Redo
1 to 7
Selects the degree of the current mode
Edit a selected chord
⌘ C
Copy chord
⌘ V
Paste chord
S
Split or merge bar
M
Mute chord
E
Open chord editor
⇧ E
Open chord length editor
B
Borrow chord
← → ↑ ↓
Navigate through bars
⌘ ← or
Jump to the beginning or end of a line
⌘ ↑ or
Edit root note
⌘ ⇧ ↑ or
Edit chord quality
⌥ ⌘ ⇧ ↑ or
Edit optional tones
⌘ R
Random chord, Chord suggestion
Song structure hotkeys after tapping on Label or Line repeat
D
Duplicate line or part
L
Toggle label for line or part
BACKSPACE
Delete line or part
Playback
SPACE
Start or stop playback
L
Loop song
K
Click
⇧ K
Count in
Export
⌘ P
PDF Lead sheet
⌘ E
Export MIDI of song
⌘ ⇧ E
Export MIDI of scale
MIDI Export on macOS
Press ⌘E or ⌘⇧E to be able to drag and drop the MIDI file from Tonaly to your DAW, Finder, etc. Press the shortcut twice to save the MIDI file on your hard disk.

In Scales mode

1 to 9
Represent the scales tones
L
Playback direction of scale
⌘ R
Random scale or mode
SPACE
Start/Stop playback
⌘ E
Export MIDI of current scale or mode
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