Using the Selector and Grabber tools


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Using the Selector and Grabber tools

The Selector and Grabber tools are probably going to be your most used edit tools for editing, manipulating, and playing back track material in Pro Tools. To activate the selector, click the Selector button or press F7. You can move the Selector tool to a track and click anywhere, and that'll lay down the playback cursor. If you press the Spacebar, Pro Tools will begin playing right from that location. (Music playing.) You can also click and drag to make a selection, and playback will just be in that selected area.

(Music playing.) If you place the cursor and then press Shift and click again, you'll highlight an area, and that will be the playback area. (Music playing.) You can also double-click a region, and it'll highlight the entire region for playback. (Music playing.) If you triple-click on a track, it will select all of the material on the entire track. Let's move on to the Grabber tool.

You can click it up here or press F8. The Grabber tool comes in three flavors: the time...

Using the Selector and Grabber tools
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Using the Selector and Grabber tools 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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