Time stamp: indicates
the time elapsed since the start of the movie in seconds and frames
Start and end markers: The movie will play between these markers.
When exporting the
movie, you may specify producing a video only between markers
Tag: Tags indicate frames where you changed camera position, see
Movie Mode for how to set tags.
There is always a tag at time 0:0 which specifies the initial camera
marker and Current frame:
left click or
drag on the upper timeline bar to set the Start marker and the current
right click or
drag on the upper timeline bar to set the End marker
marker and current frame to the beginning of the timeline
and sets current frame to the Start marker
at the current frame
from the current frame
continously between Start marker and End marker
Use TAB to set
the current frame to the next tag.
Use Ctrl+TAB to set the current frame to the previous tag
keyboard shortcuts work only if the main screen image is selected
the video size is large, or if the animation is complex or if your PC is
slow, or if you selected maximum quality in the movie settings, then the
initial playback may be slow. You may wait for the "Caching..." blinking
message on the status bar to disappear, or continue playback at slow
speed. Everything will be fine when you play again.