Go Back   Cockos Incorporated Forums > REAPER Forums > REAPER OS X Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-09-2018, 02:35 PM   #1
CaezarZzz
Human being with feelings
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Posts: 1
Default Creates new tracks upon pasting a copied audio file

Hey! I am trying out samples and how to make songs with samples and I am currently adding kick drum. But whenever I copy an audio file and paste it with the intention of it pasting on the selected track, it just automatically creates a new track and puts it under the intended track. Is there a way of fixing this or do I just have to deal with it? I have the wanted track selected by clicking on it and then chooses where on the timeline to put the audio file by moving the playhead to the desired location, I did try to click exactly where I want the file on the actual timeline but it still creates a new track when I try to paste something. I have been using Reaper for almost a year and a half now, however, I have never had this problem before.

I'm thankful for all the help you can give me!
CaezarZzz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2018, 10:21 PM   #2
solger
Human being with feelings
 
solger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 2,987
Default

Just to clarify:

- From where are you copying the audio files (as example: from a Track in the Project, from the Media Explorer, etc.)?
- And how are you doing the copy & paste steps, exactly (via which Actions, Menus, etc.)?



As a general side note:

In case you're using View > Media Explorer to insert files into the project, keep in mind that the default Action (Double-Click or Enter key) can be changed between 'Insert media on selected Track' and 'Insert media on new Track' ...
solger is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:41 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.