the complete animated, annotated guide to ableton live shortcuts - windows

17. global quantization

there's not much to say about these shortcuts, other than you may find them useful in a live or recording performance. by changing the global quantization amount, clips will be able to launch according to the new value (rather than the default - 1 bar). this can free up some creativity with mpc style sample launching & looping.

16th note quantization: ctrl + 6

sixteenth change global quantization ableton live shortcut

eighth note quantization: ctrl + 7

eighth note global quantization ableton shortcut

quarter note quantization: ctrl + 8

quarter note quantization ableton live shortcut how to

1 bar quantization: ctrl + 9

1 bar quantization ableton live shortcut

quantization off: ctrl + 0

global quantization off ableton live keyboard shortcut