Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Cutting, copying, pasting, and clearing automation, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
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There're many ways to cut, copy, paste, and clear--or delete--automation data in Pro Tools.…For instance, let's look at some of the ways to delete automation data.…You can remove a single breakpoint by Option+clicking in Mac, or Alt+clicking in…Windows, the breakpoint with the Grabber or the Pencil tool.…I'm going to take the grabber, come down here and press Option, and you'll see a…little Negative sign.…That means that if we click it, that data point will go away.…With the Pencil tool, same deal. If I press Option on a Mac or press Alt in…Windows, the pencil turns upside down into an eraser, and I can click and…delete automation points.…
You can remove several breakpoints at once, or all of them, by selecting a range…of breakpoints with the selector and then choosing Delete or pressing Backspace.…So here, I have selected some data points. Boom! They're gone.…You can remove all automation for all automation playlists on a track by…selecting a range of breakpoints with the selector and pressing Ctrl+Backspace…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Choosing a playback engine and other settings
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Arranging a session
- Writing and editing automation
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Using automatic delay compensation
- Bouncing down a mix as an MP3
- Importing and displaying video
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Mixing and Mastering with Pro Toolswith Brian Lee White9h 18m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Set Up in Pro Tools 9
2. Learning the Interface
3. Importing into Pro Tools
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
Archiving an entire session4m 22s
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