Automation... setting to specific values / moving one node at a time
I've seen my first question asked a number of times aaages ago with no satisfactory answers... how on earth do I set automation to specific values? Like, saying I'm doing a mix in ableton, I'm using the EQ-Three, and want to automate the value of GainLow from Inf to 0... currently I can't quite get to 0. Holding CTRL to enter fine mode does NOT get me there. I discovered a very helpful response regarding this issue for tempo auto; you can define min / max value which means you can just use the top / bottom of the lane to set your nodes to the correct values. For some reason this has not been implemented in auto for anything else, unless I'm missing something.
My second automation question... I'm finding it incredibly difficult to alter automation nodes once entered. Like, I'll try to move one, and it's moving several; it seems the only way to alter a single node is to delete it and re-enter it. Not loving the lack of accuracy or fiddling around!
I've been writing my music in Cubase for many years now, it has its faults (eg the awful time-stretch algos) but trying to use Ableton to write a track has revealed where it shines. Pretty gutted as currently Live is useless for actual live work (due to a latency which isn't present in Cubase), was seriously considering switching to it for writing because of the amazing timestretch algos and awesome inbuilt plugins... but the automation is an absolute horror-show. Any help would be hugely appreciated!
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