Soloing an Audio File in the File Editor

You can use the Solo button in the File Editor tab to mute all other tracks so that you can hear the audio file outside the context of the multitrack project.

To solo an audio file in the File Editor tab
  1. With the File Editor tab active, select a clip in the Timeline.

    The waveform for the clip appears in the File Editor tab.

  2. Click the Solo button in the File Editor tab.

    All other tracks in the Timeline are muted and the Preview Volume slider next to the Solo button becomes active.

    Figure. File Editor tab showing Link button, Preview Volume slider, and Solo button.
  3. Play the file and adjust the volume using the Preview Volume slider, as needed.