Learning Live file management


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Learning Live file management

An important part of using any audio or video application is file management. In this video, we'll discuss how to manage projects and sets to ensure that they continue working at a later date, on a different computer, without encountering missing audio or MIDI clips. And we'll do that through using the Collect and Save, or Manage Files, functions. So first of all, if you record audio into a set that hasn't been saved, Live will store the audio files into a temp folder. That folder location can be set in Preferences file folder. I'll go up to the Live menu, choose Preferences--that would be the Options menu on a PC.

And here under Temporary Folder, I can browse and set a folder if I want. Now note that once the Live Set has been saved, the audio files related to the set that are in the temp folder will be moved to the project folder. So next, we want to back up a copy of the set or project, you'll go to the File menu, and you might choose an option like Save Live Set ...

Learning Live file management
Video duration: 4m 2s 7h 20m Beginner

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Learning Live file management provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Rick Schmunk as part of the Ableton Live 8 Essential Training

Subject:
Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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