For Default settings, perform a system restore at the end and or beginning of your session.
Configuring Pro Tools to Record
Here are the basic settings you'll need to get Pro Tools ready for recording.
The Big Knob
The Mackie Big Knob controls both sets of monitors in the control room, as well as cue mixes to the headphones, and talkback to the booth.
Recording in the Booth
Setup a microphone to record vocoals, or other acoustic instruments in the isolation booth.
Vocals in the Control Room
You can record vocals with your vocalist in the control room next to the engineer.
Guitar in the Control Room
Setup an amp in the booth, connected via DI box, and keep your guitarist in the control room next to the engineer.
Laptop & iPod/iPhone Connection
Connect your laptop, iPhone, iPod, or other mobile device to the audio and video monitors in the control room.
The feel and functionality of a physical mixing console for use in Pro Tools, rather than having to click and drag faders.
Artist Control Pt. II - Changing Fader Order
If you'd like, you can switch the order of the faders on the Artist Mix and Artist Control, so that the tracks on the faders run left to right.
What AAX Plugins are all About
Understand the new AAX plugin format, and DSP vs. Native Plugins.
Using the HDX system in the CTMI Booth
An introduction to the Pro Tools HDX system, and using the faculty testing setup in the CTMI booth.