Very easy and can be done in several modes/ways. if you have set a range with the range tool just hit the KC assigned to the [Navigate>Down command] (I use the arrow down key). For other editing methods you can just hit the KC for the [Locators to selection] command (P in my case), this enables you to assign your selected range to your L/R locators thus ...


I don't think ProTools ever uses the last used fade type. There is a preference under "editing" to make and change the default fade type, I think thats what it always goes back to.

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