Quantize 1/4 Note – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Quantize 1/4 Note

Set the quantize value to a quarter note. All notes entered will be aligned to quarter note positions on the grid.

Quantize regions in Logic Pro – Apple Support

You can quantize regions in the Tracks area by using the Quantize parameter in the Region inspector. Several advanced quantization parameters are also available in the Region inspector for greater control over quantization.

 Logic Pro Quantize parameter values – Apple Support

Important: The Quantize parameter is non-destructive. It adjusts the playback positions of notes in MIDI regions when Logic Pro is in playback or record mode. The original positions are kept in the regions, so you can go back to the original timing.

 

Select Muted Regions/Cells/Events ⇧M – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Select Muted Regions/Cells/Events ⇧M

Select the muted events, cells, or regions. I rarely mute regions, but it can be very useful. I take that back, when I bounce and replace tracks I always keep the original tracks which have the regions muted, so I mute the regions.

Select regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

To select all muted regions in the project: Choose Select Muted Regions.

 Mute and solo regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

You can mute one or more regions in the Tracks area to exclude them from playback. You can also solo individual regions, to hear them in isolation, and lock the solo status of regions.

When a track is muted using its Mute button, the regions on the track are gray, but the region names are in color.

Select Empty Regions/Cells – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Select Empty Regions/Cells

Selects all regions or cells that contain no data.

I wonder if there is such a thing as an ’empty’ audio region?

Select regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

To select all empty regions in the project: Choose Select Empty Regions.

 

Select Last, or Shift Marquee Selection Right ⇧↘ – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Select Last, or Shift Marquee Selection Right ⇧↘

That’s shift-end. If you are shifting in a MIDI region the selection point moves to the end of the current note (or to the start of the next note).

Select parts of regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

Press Shift–End (the default Select Last, or Shift Marquee Selection Right key command).

 I also learned this remarkably useful Marquee selection tip…

Select parts of regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

If you start recording after making a marquee selection, Autopunch mode is activated, and the marquee selection is replaced by the punch locators. All tracks within the marquee selection are record-enabled, and all other tracks are record-disabled.

Halve Region/Cell/Event Length – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Halve Region/Cell/Event Length

Make the object one half the size previously.

Cut and paste regions in the Logic Pro Tracks area – Apple Support

 

When you cut a region in half, the region is cut at its center and the right half is discarded, leaving only the left half.