Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Special Edit window buttons, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
Residing just below the Edit tools in the Edit window are a number of buttons…that enable you to do some special things in Pro Tools. Let's take a look.…We'll go from left to right.…The first one is Zoom toggle.…We've discussed that in a video about zooming.…Next to Zoom toggle is Tab to Transients.…When it's active, the button is blue, like shown here.…Tab to Transients allows you to use the Tab key to navigate from one transient…part of an audio waveform to the next, making it easy to find edit points on a…drum track or other tracks with obvious transients in their waveforms.…
Let me show you an example.…We have a drum track down here, and I'm going to hit the Tab key.…You'll see that it's bouncing from transient to transient.…Let me zoom in for more detail.…To move backwards, you can hit Option+Tab on a Mac, or Alt+Tab on a PC.…You can press Shift+Tab to highlight and press Option+Shift+Tab on a Mac or…Alt+Shift+Tab to highlight backwards.…
This is a great tool for defining the area to create a loop.…
- 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
Pro Tools: Music Editing for TV and Filmwith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Mixing and Mastering with Pro Toolswith Brian Lee White9h 18m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Audio for Film and Videowith 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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