Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing session data, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
A terrific feature of Pro Tools is the ability to import session data from one…session file directly into another session file.…We can do that from the File menu. Choose Import > Session Data.…When you navigate to the right Pro Tools file, you can double-click on it, and…it may give you this warning, but that's okay. Click OK and we'll get the…Import Session Data dialog box.…Now this is a pretty busy box here, and we'll cover it all.…At the top, it's talking about the source properties of the file that were…trying to import from.…
That's all good. We can come down here to the Audio Media Options, and we can…choose where we want to get our files from. Do we want to copy from the source media?…If possible, we would love to link to the source media, so we don't have to make…a new file, but that's not possible here.…You can usually just keep it on the Copy from Source Media, and that's the…default, so I'll just choose that.…And we are not importing any videos, so we are not going to worry about that.…
- 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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