Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

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rtroost
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Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by rtroost » Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:29 am

So I see from various posts (I am not ready to beta yet) that we will now be able to label ins and out. Excellent!

Have we been given the ability to label sends so we dont have to remember where sends A B C D E F G go?

Answers or insights much appreciated.

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by Coupe70 » Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:40 pm

antic604 wrote: No, but why is it even an issue? When you name the return track, it always has the A, B, C... letter first, so it's pretty easy to see where things are being sent. Also, how would you fit full return names under those knobs?
Actually often you have the return channels hidden. Then you are left with A, B, C each time...

@rtroost:
Don't know if you recognized it as it does not jump right to the eye:
If you hover over the send knobs the full name is shown in the status line at the bottom.
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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by rtroost » Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:01 pm

Thanks @coupe70. Bummer.

@antic604 places that you can’t see the return tacks include:
- the live mixer when u have a ton of audio tracks for summing busses
- push in sends view

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by Stromkraft » Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:39 pm

rtroost wrote: Have we been given the ability to label sends so we dont have to remember where sends A B C D E F G go?
This would be nice even if I also appreciate the accidents that this causes.
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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by Scoox » Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:02 am

I'd rather have smaller send knobs with a label than large knobs and no label. When you have 2-4 sends it's not a big problem but it's very hard to remember what's what when you've got 10 sends.

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by jonljacobi » Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:52 am

Can you edit the info text for these?

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by Scoox » Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:11 am

jonljacobi wrote:
Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:52 am
Can you edit the info text for these?
You can change the name of the FX channel which is displayed in the status bar at the bottom when the mouse pointer hovers the send knob, so your eyes are constantly jumping between the knobs and the status bar, usually many times till you find the one you want. A label next to the know is the most efficient solution.

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by jonljacobi » Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:22 pm

Agreed.

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by [jur] » Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:36 am

+ 1
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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by simplemusic » Fri Dec 20, 2019 3:00 am

+1

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Re: Live 10: So can you label the sends yet?

Post by brunobely » Tue Aug 18, 2020 7:31 am

+1

No news in 2020?

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