Any faster way to extend clips?

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Hey guys! So I just picked up Camtasia 9 (after having bought 8 just a couple of weeks ago). Love the new changes, including voiceover. One thing I was hoping would change, though, is the "extend frame" behaviour.

It'd be great if there was a hotkey that would allow me to simply drag a clip and have it extend the last frame. As it is, I have to move the clip up to a spare lane, snap to the last frame, extend by more seconds than I need, resize it to snap to the beginning of the next event and then slot it down into the gap, Tetris style ;)

It's not a huuuuge problem on its own, but I use a lot of markers in my videos so I can create cuts between actions and then slot voiceovers in afterwards and when you've got a couple of hundred edits it's really long!
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