Missing media files...How to select and insert a candidate? Enter/drag not working...

Screen shot:

http://i.imgur.com/jMEruu1.png

 

 

i have a missing referenced file and it says that multiple candidates have been found- which is wrong- double clicking reveals the file in the browser and there's only one file.

 

double clicking it doesnt restore it.

hot swap doesn't either.

Its likely i'm doing something wrong...look at my screen shot. where should i drag the file because there are a lot of locations where it's used in this song and its just one file being referenced...

shouldn't live insert it automatically?

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andrew luhring 1 year ago | 0 comments

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  • Near Earth Object
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    Did you try setting the folder that contains the right samples?

    8 months ago | 0 comments
  • towers of silence
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    Ableton will say "multiple candidates found" even it's just one candidate. As far as replacing the missing sample, drag the "found" sample over to name of the missing file in the file manager column on the right and you should be all set. 

    7 months ago | 0 comments
  • ra78
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    Thanks a lot, Tower of silence. It works.

    7 months ago | 0 comments

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