COMMIT IT

The other way to really see how a groove is changing your clip is to use the Commit button:

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In the case of a MIDI clip, this will simply move the notes in your clip to the locations specified by the groove, much the way Live’s Quantize function moves notes to conform to a grid. For audio clips, Commit will cause new Warp Markers to be placed, and those markers moved to make the clip conform to the groove.

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Not only does this make it really clear how the timing of the clip is┬ábeing changed, it leaves you free to make individual adjustments if a┬áparticular note doesn’t sound quite right.

In either case, the clip’s Groove will be set back to None. Since the changes have been made directly to the clip, a groove setting is no longer necessary.

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