Volume & Pan

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Adjust the volume and pan for each track.

 

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hmtoggle_arrow1 Volume

 

Each track has its own volume which can be adjusted by the slider on the track.  Click down on the slider and move it left or right.

 

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The volume can be set from 0% to 200%.   ( -Inf dB to +6 dB )

 

Alternatively, you can set the track volume by selecting the menu "Track" followed by "Set Volume" followed by a value or "Set Exact Value..."  You can also right click on a track to get the same menu options.

 

Note on Armed Tracks: The volume slider turns into a red slider and allows you to adjust the recording level.  When you disarm the track, the volume slider returns to its original position and color.

 

Tip: Hold down ALT, SHIFT or CTRL and click drag the slider for finer and more accurate adjustment.

 

hmtoggle_arrow1 Pan

 

Each track has its own pan.  Adjust the pan control by clicking down on it and moving the left or right.  You can adjust the pan from 100% Left to 100% Right.

 

Each Pan control starts in the Center position which means that the sound is balanced equally between the left and right channel or speakers.

 

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Pan control in the CENTER position

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Pan control panned partially to the LEFT channel.

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Pan control panned partially to the RIGHT channel.

 

 

Alternatively, you can set the track pan by selecting the menu "Track" followed by "Set Pan" followed by a value or "Set Exact Value..."  You can also right click on a track to get the same menu options.

 

Tip: Hold down ALT, SHIFT or CTRL and click drag the slider for finer and more accurate adjustment.

 

hmtoggle_arrow1 Recording Level

 

When an audio track is armed, you will be able to record

 

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The handle turns red signifying that you can adjust the recording level from the current input.  (This is only for audio tracks.)