# Trigger existing shortcut using LUA?

(ffx) #1

Hi,

is it possible to trigger an existing shortcut using the LUA API?

(esaruoho) #2

i’m extremely interested in finding out if this is possible

(toblerpone) #3

.slap both of you

no, you can’t send keyboard commands to renoise

What do you mean by shortcut?

(esaruoho) #4

.slap both of you

no, you can’t send keyboard commands to renoise

What do you mean by shortcut?

You are, of course, aware that for instance, every single keyboard thing in Preferences -> Keys is a shortcut?

(toblerpone) #5

esaruoho: but that isn’t the only thing that can fall under the category ‘shortcuts’

(Conner_Bw) #6

[Trigger existing shortcut] is not yet possible. The idea was discussed in 2011, here:

https://forum.renoise.com/t/lua-macros/34235

Enjoy?

(ffx) #7

[Trigger existing shortcut] is not yet possible. The idea was discussed in 2011, here:

https://forum.renoise.com/t/lua-macros/34235

Enjoy?

LOL, ok thanks for the hint!