Navigating with key commands


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Navigating with key commands

So now that we're comfortable with the different zoom and view commands in Pro Tools and we've also seen the edit modes, let's go over a little bit of navigating within Pro Tools. Now the most common way to do this is to use the mouse, and you can always click exactly where you want to place your cursor and make a selection exactly where you want to select. But there are several very handy quick keys in Pro Tools that allow you to do many powerful edits and many quick maneuvers without having to use the mouse. Those are something that will save you a lot of time in your projects, so let's go over some of those.

The first thing we want to do is make sure that Command Focus is enabled. So if you look at the top right-hand corner of your Edit window, you'll see the yellow AZ button, which means that Command Focus is enabled and all of your single key commands will work. The first key command I want to show you is the key command that allows you to move your selection up to...

Navigating with key commands
Video duration: 7m 57s 3h 30m Intermediate

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Navigating with key commands provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Skye Lewin as part of the Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Tools

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Audio + Music Video
Software:
Pro Tools
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