Editing in Place

You can view and modify a clip’s media file in the File Editor tab without losing the context of your multitrack Timeline. This is called editing in place. Simply select a clip in the Timeline and it appears in the File Editor tab below. The playheads in the Timeline and the File Editor tab are synchronized so you can play the media file within the context of your whole multitrack project. Any changes you make to the media file are updated in the Timeline immediately.

Editing a clip’s media file in place (directly in the Timeline) is nearly identical to editing the same media file in the Soundtrack Pro File Editor. All of the same effects, editing tools, and waveform views are available. However, there are a few differences: