This set of tools is designed for controlling animation playback.
It can be found at the right side of the Timeline, above the animation track.
Hot key: Z
Moves current frame pointer to the beginning of the Timeline
To previous key
Hot key: Shift + A
Moves current frame pointer to the previous key frame
To previous frame
Hot key: A
Moves current frame pointer one frame backward
Hot key: X
Starts playing animation from the current frame. If animation is already being played, pressing this button pauses the playback instead.
To next frame
Hot key: D
Moves current frame pointer one frame forward
To next key
Hot key: Shift+ D
Moves current frame pointer to the next key frame
(no hot key)
Moves current frame pointer to the final frame on the Timeline
Loop mode in play
If this button is enabled, animation plays in a loop (i.e. after reaching the final frame it starts again from the first frame)
Key mode in play
If this button is enabled, only key frames are taken into account during animation playback while interpolations are ignored