EasyWorship can be controlled by using keyboard commands called shortcut keys. The list of shortcut keys below are divided into two categories; Editor keys for use in the song, scripture or presentation editor and Show Control keys for controlling a presentation.


Editor Keys


ENTER Allows you to put extra spacing between lines of text.

Ctrl + A Selects all text in the text editor.

Ctrl + C Copies the selected text to the Windows clipboard.

Ctrl + F Opens the Alerts window, selects the Foldback tab, and opens the New simple message alert (Foldback) window.  
Ctrl + M Opens the Alerts window and opens the New simple message alert (Live) window.  
Ctrl + N Opens the Alerts window.
Ctrl + O Allows you to open an existing schedule.  
Ctrl + S Allows you to save the active schedule.  

Ctrl + V Pastes text from the Windows clipboard into the text editor.

Ctrl + X Cuts the selected text to the Windows clipboard.

Ctrl + Del Deletes the selected item from the schedule.

Ctrl + Enter Creates a new slide or breaks a slide into two slides.

Ctrl + End Moves the cursor to the end of the text when in words view.

Ctrl + Shift + End Selects all text from the cursor location to the end of the text in the words view.

Tab Moves the current line your cursor is on to the right one tab spacing.

Shift + Tab Moves the current line your cursor is on to the left one tab spacing.

*Shift + Tab If there is no tab spacing at the beginning of a line, Shift + Tab creates a new slide and moves the line your cursor is on into the Label or Title field.


Show Control


Page Down Is the Go Live command

Ctrl + C Toggles text on the live output on and off

Ctrl + B Toggles Black Screen on and off

Ctrl + L Toggles the Logo on and off

Ctrl + Space Bar Switches between live output and control screen in single monitor mode

Right Arrow Selects the Next Schedule Item

Left Arrow Selects the Previous Schedule Item

Home Selects the First Slide

End Selects the Last Slide

Down Arrow Selects the Next Slide.

Up Arrow Selects the Previous Slide

V + Enter Selects the first Verse of the song

C + Enter Selects the first Chorus in the song

# + Enter Selects the slide number you entered (e.g. Pressing 3 then the enter key will select slide three)

V + # + Enter Selects the verse number you entered (e.g. Pressing V then 6 then the enter key will select verse 6.)

C + # + Enter Selects the chorus number you entered (e.g. Pressing C then 2 then the enter key will select chorus 2.)