ProTools has Pre/Post-fader sends. Sometimes I need to send the signal without processing of plugins. The naming can be e. g. PI (Pre-Insert). The colour can be e. g. yellow. Pre-fader sends are blue.
A very great feature would be to have the possibility to set the Avid PRE preamp gain directly from the Pro Tools Control. When you are using Avid Pre you can set up the gain directly in the mixer window. It's work with other products like Millenia, RME, etc... It's very helpful for musician who are recording alone like drummer by instance. You don't need to go back in front of your mixer window to change the gain value... more »