Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Utilizing keyboard shortcuts and Keyboard Focus, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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In this video I want to show you some of the most essential keyboard shortcuts,…as well as some of my personal favorites.…First, let's start with the essentials, the spacebar, easiest one;…use it for playing and for stopping.…(Music Playing)…On a Mac you can press Command+Spacebar for recording, now you may have to…disable the Spotlight key command, so Pro Tools can use this command.…On a PC, you can use Ctrl+Spacebar.…Probably your most used keyboard command will be undo, you can get it from the…Edit menu, but you'll probably just want to use Command+Z on a Mac, or…Ctrl+Z in Windows.…
And then your next favorite will probably be the save command, Command+S on a…Mac, or Ctrl+S in Windows.…I would recommend getting to know all the function keys.…The first four function keys 1, 2, 3, and 4 will take you through the…edit modes.…The next six will take us through the edit tools, F5 for zoomer, F6 for the…Trim tool, F7 for selector, F8 for the grabber, F9 for the scrubber, and F10…for the Pencil tool.…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Selecting inputs, outputs, and busses
- Understanding signal paths and gain stages
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio from multiple sources
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Adjusting time, tempo, meter, key, and chord in arrangements
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Setting up an effects loop
- Importing and displaying video
- Adding music, Foley, ADR, and FX
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Learning the Interface
4. Recording Audio
5. Editing Audio
6. Arranging a Session
7. Recording MIDI Data
8. Editing MIDI
11. Mixing and Mastering
12. Working with Video
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