Hey UG, I recently brought a copy of logic express 9 and i am still trying to get my head around it. Towards the bottom of the mixer, there is a thing that says 'read' and when I click it i get to choose from off,read,write, touch or latch. I was just wondering what they are and what they are used for. If anyone could help that would be great.

thanks in advance, Aidan.
thats the Automation modes.

basically, in "read" mode it just plays back as normal.

the other modes are various ways of recording automation data.
Its for automation. To use it, set it to write, press play and adjust the faders throughout play and then press stop when you're done. Then set the automation bit back to read, and then when you play through it again, the fader will move according to how you moved it.
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