Editing automation with the Trimmer and Grabber tools


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Editing automation with the Trimmer and Grabber tools

The Trimmer and Grabber tools are both very handy for editing automation data. The grabber is great for creating and moving individual breakpoints. Let's zoom in on this track really quick, and I'll get the Grabber tool. You'll see the grabber turns into a pointer when it gets close to automation data. I can click on the track and create data points. If I click and drag a point, then I can move it all around. This is really great for fine-tuning your automation data.

With the trimmer, you can actually move entire sections of the automation data. So if I click and drag right here, you'll see that Pro Tools shows you the volume level as well as the difference. The difference is that little triangle, or the delta value, and you'll see right here it's that -9.2 dB. That's the difference between what the original value was and where it's at now. With the Trim tool, you can bring the overall track level up or down while keeping all of the relative level automati...

Editing automation with the Trimmer and Grabber tools
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Editing automation with the Trimmer and Grabber tools provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 9 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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