Editing Fades in Live 10

  • Live Versions: 10
  • Operating System: All

In order to freely adjust fade handles, turn off Automation Mode (toggle using the A key, or with the Automation Mode switch), then drag the fade breakpoints.

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It's also possible to create and reset fades in Automation Mode, by selecting the beginning or end of a clip, right click then choose "Create Fade-in" or "Create Fade-out" respectively from the context menu.

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. The keyboard shortcut for resetting fades is "CMD+ALT+Delete" (Mac) / "CTRL+ALT+Backspace" (PC).

Crossfades

Adjacent or overlapping audio clips in the Arrangement View have crossfades of 4ms by default. These can be edited like manually created crossfades.

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Volume Fades

Additionally, at the beginning and the end of audio clips, Fades can be used as adjustable volume fades.

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Further Reading

Adjustable Fades are not to be confused with the Create Fades on Clip Edges preference setting.