Keyboard preferences Caps Lock

When you are apply­ing rat­ings, flags or color labels to your batch of images, you can actu­ally tap on the Caps Lock key to enable auto advance in Light­room. When enabled, Auto Advance fea­ture in Light­room will auto­mat­i­cally advance to the next photo in line.

  • 0 – 5 for star ratings
  • 6 – 9 for color labels (Red, Yel­low, Green and Blue)
  • P for Pick Flag
  • X for Rejected Flag
  • U for Unflagged

In Pho­to­shop

In Pho­to­shop, the Caps Lock key change your Brush tool(B) from your selected brush tip to a pre­cise cur­sor. This is use­ful when you want to see the pre­cise cen­ter of your brush tip.

The screen­shot above was taken from my Mac when I had pre­vi­ously dis­abled Caps Lock. I was won­der­ing why is my Caps Lock on my key­board not func­tion­ing. It turns out that I have dis­abled it from my Sys­tem Pref­er­ences once upon a time.