Pro Tools features

Transposable Chords-Ruler and 'Sibelius-style' Chords Input

The transpose function in 'Event Operations' does not work on the Chord Symbols in the chords-ruler. So when you transpose a song, you have to delete all the chords in the ruler and input them again in the new key.

Also: the Chord Input-System is very unpractical - Sibelius has an amazing Chord-Symbol-Input System, which would be great to have in ProTools.

Submitted by (@eventuelljogginganzug)

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3 votes

Pro Tools features

Clearer Beat Ruler for Compound Time Signatures

My understanding of compound time signatures is that they're distinct from others because they group notes into 3s (e.g. 12/8 differs mainly from 6/4 because it contains 4 groups of 3 notes, rather than 3 groups of 2; same with 6/8 vs 3/4, etc.). The Pro Tools rulers don't seem to reflect that. Instead, for 6/8, 9/8, 12/8, etc., the dividing lines still group quarter notes into 2s or 4s, putting the emphasis on different ...more »

Submitted by (@theneil)

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4 votes

Pro Tools features

Make the Ruler a Special Track.

I have long advocated for making the Ruler a Track. If it were a track it could enjoy all the benefits of playlists. Ruler Playlists would solve many of the wishes I have seen users ask for regarding the ruler. For example, when editing a song, markers become irrelevant to their original intent. With Ruler Playlists, a duplicate of the origin ruler could be made and the newly created Ruler Playlist could be named for, ...more »

Submitted by (@py0000)

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10 votes