Using the Zoomer tool and Zoom presets


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Using the Zoomer tool and Zoom presets

The Zoomer tool is mostly used like a magnifying glass, just as its tool icon indicates. You use it to view the fine detail of a track or in the opposite way to look at the big picture of a track in a session by zooming out. If you take the Zoomer tool on to a track and click once, you will zoom in one zoom level. If you press the Option key on a Mac or the Alt key on a Windows machine you will see inside of the Zoomer tool the Plus sign will go to a Minus. And if you click once you will zoom out one zoom level.

If you click-and-drag, whatever area you select will fill the Edit window. A cool feature right below the Zoomer tool is called the Zoom Toggle. This enables you to define and toggle between the current zoom state and a saved zoom state that includes Track Height, Track View, Midi, Audio zoom In and Out, Horizontal zoom and Grid Settings. And you can set different Track Heights for each type of track. That is, for Midi or audio etc.

So, if I click this once, you will see that...

Using the Zoomer tool and Zoom presets
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Using the Zoomer tool and Zoom presets 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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