# Keyboard shortcut for texture paint brush strength?

When texture painting the two most commonly adjusted settings are (in my experience) brush Radius and Strength. Radius already has shortcuts to decrease or increase: [ and ] keys respectively.

I want to configure a shortcut to similarly adjust the Strength.

From the console I can see that when [ is pressed this happens:

bpy.ops.brush.scale_size(scalar=0.9)


And when ] is pressed this happens:

bpy.ops.brush.scale_size(scalar=1.11111)


Here is what the key configuration for [ looks like:

So I am hoping there is some kind of corresponding command for Strength, but nothing I've tried has worked.

For example: brush.scale_strength does not work.

Is it possible to set keyboard shortcuts for the Strength slider?

Thanks

• Why doesn't Shift+F work? Also there's F command for brush size; they are the same as [ and ] but no need to get to that part of keyboard Feb 13 '18 at 14:26
• @MrZak Yes, of course! I had forgotten all about F and Shift F! (facepalm) Thank you! Still a bit curious if other sliders can be customized to be set up like Radius, but for all practical purposes the F shortcuts are just what I need. Cheers. Feb 13 '18 at 14:35
• There's addon Sculpt/Paint Brush menus (likely shipped with Blender) which asigns to some keyboard shortcut and you can get to whole paint menu with it Feb 13 '18 at 15:02
• @MrZak Thanks! I just tried it. “Sculpt/Paint Brush Menus” It's good for freeing up screen real estate while painting. I assigned its shortcut to my Wacom pen. Nice tip. :-) Feb 13 '18 at 15:12
• EZ Paint (formerly Texture Paint Plus) also has popup controls on W/Shift-W/Ctrl-W etc and enables me to go full screen when painting. github.com/artistCDMJ/ez_paint/archive/master.zip Feb 13 '18 at 16:27