Turning automation on and off


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Turning automation on and off

In this video I'm going to cover how to turn on and off or suspend certain automation features. As you know, to playback the automation on a track, you put the track into Auto Read mode. An Auto Off mode turns off automation for all automating controls on the track. Moving beyond these basic automation modes, you can also suspend the writing or playback of specific types of automation data on all tracks or individual tracks. Now why would you want to do that? Well, in case you don't want to hear certain types of automation while you play it back or you don't want to accidentally write over existing automation data. So I'm going to turn this back on to read.

And to suspend automation writing on all tracks, we go to Window > Automation, and we can hit this button right here Suspend, and that suspends all the automation types on the track. If we unhighlight that, then we can click on individual parameters that we can suspend. So now the Send Mute, Send Pan, and Send Leve...

Turning automation on and off
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Turning automation on and off provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 8 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Pro Tools
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