Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Locking and muting regions, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
After you've recorded or added a region, you don't want to unintentionally move that region.…To guard against that, you can lock the region in place.…There're two ways to lock a region.…The first is called edit lock.…I'm going to double-click on these regions here and then go up to the Region…menu and choose Edit Lock.…You'll see down in these regions a solid lock icon.…Now if I go to the Grabber tool here and I try to grab these and move them, I…get this warning, "This command will affect one or more locked regions."…You can either cancel or allow it, but at least you'll know that this region is…locked, and you won't accidentally or unintentionally move that region.…
I'm going to hit Cancel.…There are key commands for edit locking: Command+L on a Mac or Ctrl+L in Windows.…You can toggle any regions that are locked by using this command.…Time lock is a slightly more lenient type of locking.…The region will be locked in time, but you can edit it as long as the edits…don't move the region in time.…
- 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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