Can I reassign shortcut keys?

I want to change the shortcuts for Move Up and Move Down to be consistent with VS Code (alt up, alt down). Is it possible to change these?

Yes go to:

System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > App Shortcuts

And then add custom shortcuts for TaskPaper’s menu items:

  • Item > Move Up
  • Item > Move Down

I think you can override the existing shortcuts with your own that way.

I though that would work, too. It didn’t unless I’m doing something wrong.

I think I was wrong about the leading part… works for me if I do it this way:

You should check out
It makes handling custom shortcuts so much easier. Even more in combination with you can add or change an assignment directly from within TaskPaper (or any other app). Both are free too.