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Your Cubase® Studio by Steve Pacey

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Using Real-Time Effects

Unfortunately I can’t go into detail on each effects plug-in that comes with Cubase. I will, however, demonstrate how to use at least one effect so you can apply the same process to all the other plug-ins available.

There are two ways to use a plug-in effect: as an insert effect and as a send effect. Insert effects are used on individual tracks, whereas send effects are used on multiple tracks at once. If you have one vocal track that requires its own reverb, an insert effect would be the proper type to use. If you have several drum tracks that want to share the same reverb, a send effect should be your choice.

To create a send effect, open the VST Connections window from the Devices menu and select the Group/FX tab. ...

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