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 certain automation features. As you know, to play back the automation on a track, you put the track into Auto Read mode, and Auto Off mode turns off automation for all automated controls on the track. If I turn that to off, then this gets grayed out. 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, to suspend automation writing on all tracks, select Window > Automation and then click on Suspend to suspend all automation writing on all tracks. Or you can click on specific types of automation to suspend writing of that type of automation.

To suspend the playback and writing of automation on individual tracks, first set...

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 9 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Pro Tools
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