Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Connecting your Pro Tools system, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
In this video I'm going to show you how to connect the pieces of your Pro…Tools system.…First, if you haven't already, install Pro Tools according to the directions it…came with your software.…This process also involves authorizing your iLok key and that process is shown…in another video in this course.…If you have an external hard drive to record audio on to, plug that in first,…plug in the power, and turn it on, then connect it to your computer.…You can record to several different types of external hard drives, including…eSATA, USB on a Windows system, or FireWire on a Mac system.…
You can also record to SATA or SAS internal hard drives if they have the speed…of 7200 RPM or more.…Thunderbolt and SSD drives have not been officially supported by Avid at the…time of this recording, but will likely be supported soon.…Note that slower hard drive systems such as USB hard drives and RAID systems can…be used with Pro Tools HDX and Pro Tools with the Complete Production Toolkit,…because these systems load all the audio for a session into your computers RAM,…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Selecting inputs, outputs, and busses
- Understanding signal paths and gain stages
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio from multiple sources
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Adjusting time, tempo, meter, key, and chord in arrangements
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Setting up an effects loop
- Importing and displaying video
- Adding music, Foley, ADR, and FX
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools: Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Music Editing for TV and Filmwith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Audio for Film and Videowith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Learning the Interface
4. Recording Audio
5. Editing Audio
6. Arranging a Session
7. Recording MIDI Data
8. Editing MIDI
11. Mixing and Mastering
12. Working with Video
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