Turn automation on and off Pro Tools 10


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Turning automation on and off

In this video, I am 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. That's the default setting. And choose auto off if you want to turn off the automation for all automated controls on the track, and you can see that indicated here where the volume automation is actually grayed out and is italicized. 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, you can go to Window > Automation. And we can hit the Suspend button, and that suspends all automation writing on all tracks. If you only want to suspend certain types of a...

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 10 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Pro Tools
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