Creating a Click track


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Creating a Click track

A Click track in Pro Tools is a steady beat that is in-sync with the session's tempo and meter. Recording to a Click track is very common and offers the promise of aligning tracks that may not have been recorded at the same time. Being a drummer, I usually have to record to a Click track in every recording session that I do. But I'll recommend recording to a click or even a drum loop at a steady tempo even when you're simply laying down a rough song idea. So let's do that. I'm going to create a new audio track for my guitar.

I'll name it. I'm also going to choose Track > Create Click Track. And that automatically creates a mono auxiliary track with a Click plug-in on it. Let me show you that. Let me expand this out and I'll show you the inserts, and you'll see that the Click plug-in is in here in the Insert section. If I click on this, it opens up the Click plug-in window. If I press Play, you'll actually hear the Click track play back. (M...

Creating a Click track
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Creating a Click track provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 8 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Pro Tools
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