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Pro Tools features

Apply track color on audio import, based on user definablekey words

This could be a check box part of the import audio dialogue and would effectively search for, user definable, key words for each audio file imported and apply a track color based on those key words. For example I could apply the key words: “kick”, “kik”, “snare”, “snare top”, “snare bottom”, “snr”, “snares”, “rim”, “stick” To the color red. Meaning that any audio file containing those words would be imported and it’s ...more »

Submitted by (@hbadger30)
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Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12

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Pro Tools features

Sort selected tracks by track color

This command would effectively sort selected tracks by their track color. The order of those colors could either be user defined or follow the rows on the color pallette. I think it would be useful feature for initial session organisation. Currently when I import audio for a song, I color the kick, snare, hi hat, ride all one color but they are usually spread out vertically across all the tracks in a session in the order ...more »

Submitted by (@hbadger30)
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Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12

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Pro Tools features

Link Mix/Edit Group Enables preference

I was just informed that in Pro Tools 12.8.2, going forward, AVID programmers have abandoned the link feature altogether in preferences because they can't figure out how to fix it.. This means now you have to continuously enable groups every time you want to edit grouped tracks and then disable to avoid mixing grouped faders unwantingly. Please vote to make them figure out how to fix it. What's next?

Submitted by (@jim0003)
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Opertaing System(s) : n/a

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Pro Tools features

Add "edit window scrolling" option to Zoom toggle

The main purpose for me is to deactivate "Continuous scrolling" while in zoom toggle mode.

Submitted by (@redj00)
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Opertaing System(s) : OS X 10.10

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Pro Tools bugs

Zoom toggle with playlist crash

Steps to reproduce (Protools 12.8.1 on OSX 10.10.5) :

 

- create new session

- create one audio track

- set the zoom toggle preferences to : track view : LAST USED

- toggle zoom on the track (E key). Set the track view to PLAYLIST. toggle zoom one more (E key) (back to normal)

- close the project and reopen

- toggle zoom (E) on the track : CRASH

 

Thanks to have a look at this

Submitted by (@redj00)
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Opertaing System(s) : OS X 10.10

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Pro Tools features

help

hello all please what can i use to open session files from reason,cubase,sonar,FL into protools Daw without a change on how it was originaly with effects and etc is there anything or software to use for this convertion

help

mitchoes@yahoo.com

Submitted by (@mitchoes)
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Opertaing System(s) : Windows 7

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Pro Tools features

opening session files of other DAWs

hello all please what can i use to open session files from reason,cubase,sonar,FL into protocols Saw without a change on how it was originaly with effects and etc is there anything or software to use for this convertion

help

mitchoes@yahoo.com

Submitted by (@mitchoes)
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Opertaing System(s) : Windows 7

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Pro Tools features

opening session files of other DAWs

hello all please what can i use to open session files from reason,cubase,sonar,FL into protocols Saw without a change on how it was originaly with effects and etc is there anything or software to use for this convertion

help

mitchoes@yahoo.com

Submitted by (@mitchoes)
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Pro Tools features

Keyboard Shortcut for Link Track and Edit Selection

Would be useful when selecting in the edit window. Not having to leave your selection to go click on the button.

Submitted by (@recordzanddiscs)
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Opertaing System(s) : Windows 10

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3 votes

Pro Tools features

Need to hear the track that I am going to punch into

If you have 'track input monitoring' on, it seems to me that you should be able to 'monitor the input' of the track, regardless of whether it is in play or record mode. And when we are in 'track input monitoring' mode, it seems nuts that we are not able to hear the track media from the track that we are about to punch in on. I understand that sometimes you don't what to hear it, but the option to hear the track should ...more »

Submitted by (@recordzanddiscs)
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Opertaing System(s) : Windows 10

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3 votes

Pro Tools bugs

Change task manager progress bars to reflect actual estimated time

When for instance copy and relinking a bunch of files the progress bars are usually filled to the max.

It would kind of helpful when they would reflect the actual waiting time left in the bar.

It's pretty much useless as is.

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Opertaing System(s) : macOS 10.12

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Pro Tools bugs

Audio import selected files view does not locate to last file

As description says, the original design has never been updated to follow most recent files as they are added. User always sees top of list (first few adds) and must scroll down to see most recent, which is useless if adding 10 or 50 files. Seeing the last adds is the only way to reference where in import selection user is relative to source folder. I think it would be more useful to register view with each newly added ...more »

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