Utilizing keyboard shortcuts and keyboard focus


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Utilizing keyboard shortcuts and keyboard focus

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 you're most used keyboard command will be undo.

You can get it from the Edit menu, but you will probably just want to use Command+Z on a Mac, or Ctrl+Z in Windows. 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 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, Function 5 for Zoomer, 6 for the Trimmer, 7 for Selector, 8 for the Grabber, 9 for the Scrubber, and 10 for the P...

Utilizing keyboard shortcuts and keyboard focus
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Utilizing keyboard shortcuts and keyboard focus 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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