Opening Audio Files in the File Editor Tab

You can play an audio file in the File Editor so you can hear the file and any changes you make to it.

To open an audio file in the File Editor tab
Do one of the following:
  • With the File Editor tab active, select a clip in the Timeline.

    Figure. Multitrack Timeline window showing a selected clip that appears below in the File Editor tab.
  • Drag a clip into the File Editor tab from one of the media tabs.

    Note: You can drag from the Bin, Browser, Search, and Favorites tabs.

The waveform for the clip appears in the File Editor. If there is already a clip in the File Editor, it is replaced by the new clip.