How can I automate effects, volume and pan?

Use the Automation feature on BandLab Web to automate effects or your track's volume and pan. Here's how to get started:

  1. Click on the Automation Icon to toggle the automation lane

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  2. Select if you'd like to automate your track's Volume, Pan or any of your inserted effect's parameters to create an automation lane for the selected parameter

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  3. Edit the automation by adding a new breakpoint to the envelope

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Automation Recording

With a MIDI controller, you can record automation instead of manually clicking and adding breakpoints to the envelope.

  1. Using the MIDI Mapping feature, assign a knob or fader to the parameter you wish to automate
  2. Click on the Automation Icon to toggle the automation lane, then click on the Arm Automation Recording Icon

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  3. Select if you'd like to automate your track's Volume, Pan or any of your inserted effect's parameters to create an automation lane for the selected parameter

  4. Click on the Red Record Button to start recording, and move the assigned knob or fader to record the automation

 Here's a GIF with the exact steps:

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