Ableton Live Shortcuts in Infrasonik Video, Live Tutorial Player

Live beginners, want to graduate to Live ninja? Sample pack maker Infrasonik has posted a video that walks you through a number of shortcuts for Ableton’s software. (Via wire to the ear and Synthtopia; I agree with Synthtopia that the narration is a bit cheesy at moments, but yes, it’s still quite useful to have!) I do find that video, while friendly, can be the least efficient way of getting at information. So here are the shortcuts in text form. These were also in Mac form, so I’ve provided Windows “translation”: Option-F11 (PC: F11 alone): Full screen mode Option-Cmd-B (PC: …

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Vitamin L: Ableton Live Keyboard, Mouse Shortcuts on XP

Ableton Live gets a little help from a Tonearm. (Photo: lowfatbrains.) My friend Ilia, aka Tonearm, has released his set of Windows XP-compatible shortcuts for Ableton Live. (Got to play out with Ilia last month and hope to do it again.) Ableton, if you’re listening, here’s another argument for more customization of the program. Even if you’re not on XP, it’s worth having a look and even downloading the ZIP and readme for some inspiration as far as what could be possible with Live shortcuts. Install the executable for Windows, and you get:

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