Guitar Scientist: The Most Powerful Guitar Diagrams Editor Online

Guitar Scientist Editor

To speed up your work in the Guitar Scientist Editor you can use a few keyboard shorcuts


The behaviour of the ESC button varies depending on the function you are using.

Selector, Root selector: Disable the function.

Squares, Lines: Cancel the insertion of a shape if you already selected the first point.

Poly-line: Breaks the polyline and lets you select the starting point of the next line.

CTRL+1, CTRL+2, CTRL+3...

Press CTRL + numbers from 1 to 8 to select a layer.

Left and right arrows

If you have some fret-markers selected, pressing the arrows will transpose the selected notes.