Most likely, you are already familiar with the Object Selection tool. It used to be called the cursor, but Cubase has since changed to calling the mouse-controlled arrow icon (the pointer) the Object Selection tool and now reserves the term cursor for the line that scrolls through the song (formerly the Song Position pointer). Nonetheless, the Object Selection tool is definitely the most useful tool of the group. To keep things from getting too repetitive, I will be abbreviating the Object Selection tool to the acronym “OST” throughout the rest of the book.
Accessing the Tool Buttons
Before I go into details about the OST, I’d like to point out something else that’s very important about the tool buttons as a whole. ...