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Nuendo® 5 Power!: The Comprehensive Guide by Ashley Shepherd

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Read and Write

The most basic functions available in the automation system are the Read and Write status of channels in the mixer. Automation can be used with virtually every parameter within the VST Mixer (with some exceptions for third-party plug-ins). The way to do this is to put a channel in Write status by pressing the Write button found in the mixer, channel settings, inspector, or plugin GUI. Pressing Write in any of those locations places the entire channel into Write mode. (See Figure 15.1.)

When you enable Write on any channel, Nuendo automatically enables Read on that channel so that any automation that you write can then be read back on the next pass. You cannot have a track in Write mode without it also being in Read mode.

Once automation ...

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