5 Essential Automation Tips for Avid Pro Tools Users

Pro Tools has got amazing advanced automation features you may never have come across. Rishabh Rajan shares 5 of his favourite in this article.  

Pro Tools has some of the most advanced automation features available in a Digital Audio Workstation. Lets look at a few of these features. Keep in mind if you are running a native version of Pro Tools you will need the Complete Production Toolkit to use some of the features I am about to show you. If you are running Pro Tools HD or Pro Tools HD Native these features will be available without the Complete Production Toolkit.

Tip 1: Enable Plugin Automation

There is a long winded way to enable automation for individual plugin parameters in Pro Tools but a really quick way to enable automation for any plugin parameter is to Control-Option-Command-Click the parameter and choose the option '

Rishabh Rajan is an award winning music producer & educator currently based in New York. He produces electronic music under the name code:MONO & hosts a YouTube channel featuring music and live mashup videos using performance controllers like the Ableton Push. He is also a sample library developer having worked with companies like Bela... Read More


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