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Pro ToolS® 9 Ignite! by Andrew Hagerman

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Understanding the Edit Window

We took a good first look at the Edit window in Chapter 2, “Getting Around in Pro Tools.” Now it’s time for a closer examination of this powerful editing environment.

Using the Tools of the Trade

Some of Pro Tools’ most useful tools are located in the top row of the Edit window. Let’s start with the tool clusters included with the minimal tool set.

The four edit modes—Shuffle, Spot, Slip, and Grid—are at the heart of the editing process. The mode you choose will determine how regions can be moved in time within your session. You’ll learn more about these modes in the section “Moving Regions on the Timeline: The ...

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