What menu would you use to display Conductor rulers, such as Meter and Tempo? How can you display rulers without using a main menu?
View > Rulers
Ruler View Selector
What are the default tempo and meter for all Pro Tools sessions?
What modifier key would you hold while clicking on a ruler to add a Meter or Tempo change to your session?
Control / Start
What main menu provides access to the Tempo Operations window? What is the purpose of the Linear page in the Tempo Operations window?
Event > Tempo Operations > Linear
How can you configure Pro Tools to use a virtual instrument as the sound source for the metronome click? How can you control what notes are played for the accented and unaccented beats?
The Metronome button
Setup > click/countoff
Describe at least three different ways to make a selection for recording.
Describe three ways to set the pre- and post-roll values. What modifier do you use to set pre- and post-roll by clicking in a track playlist?
View > Transported > Exported
What keyboard shortcut can you use to toggle Pre/Post Roll on and off?
What are alternate playlists in Pro Tools? How can playlists be useful when recording multiple takes?
Audio MIDI Instrument
Arrange clips for each type
When might you use the Pro Tools Preferences setting called Send Fully Overlapped Clips to Available Playlist While Recording? How can you ensure that the original audio gets moved to a playlist when rerecording just a section of the original using this setting?
When you can to move one whole playlist
Enabling the option in Setup.
What are some differences in the way audio and MIDI clips are created when loop recording? How would you go about enabling loop recording for audio or MIDI?
When loop recording MDI, new clips are made each time
When audio, it has one whole audio.
What Preferences setting do you need to use to enable automatic playlist creation when Loop Recording?
Setup > Preferences
Auto Create New Playlsits
How can you cycle through alternate takes from playlists? How can you audition takes from playlists while cycling through them?
CMD SHIFT UP
CMD SHIFT DOWN
What is the purpose of MIDI Merge mode? How can you perform a MIDI Merge recording while looping?
Adding drums to other MIDI tracks