Lightroom: How do I assign custom shortcuts in Lightroom?

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Hi
Is it possible to set up your own shortcuts in Lr?
(an obvious example being for the purple label, but there are plenty more taske it would b helpful to shortcut if possible?

Thanks in advance
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Edward

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Beat Gossweiler

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See the Keyboard Tamer plugin (http://www.photographers-toolbox.com/..., but only to modify shortcuts that already exist or to assign shortcuts to menu items. Unfortunately, I think the one you mention (purple) is not possible.

Beat
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See this thread for how to assign a shortcut to the fifth color label (default purple):

http://forums.adobe.com/message/37679...

(Keyboard Tamer doesn't know about color-label shortcuts.)
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Hi John
This worked fine in 3.5 but I've set it up again in 3.6 but now it doesn't work.
Any ideas please?

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Edward,

I just upgraded to 3.6 and it's working for me. Make sure you've copied Translatedstrings.txt from:

C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.5\Resources\en

to:

C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3.6\Resources\en

(or the equivalent folders on the Mac). In general, if you've modified TranslatedStrings.txt, you need to copy it to the new Resources folder each time you upgrade LR.