In Tutorial 1, you learned about opening project templates.
Let's open a blank project for this tutorial:On the File
menu, click New
If the meter never even comes close to the maximum, increase the input level. If the meter even occasionally reaches the maximum, decrease the input level.
Input levels are usually adjusted via a knob next to the input jack on the sound card, but features like this may vary slightly between devices. So, if you have never recorded an instrument or microphone with your sound card, you may want to read about doing so in the device's manual.
Now that everything is set up, let's record something!Go to Edit > Preferences > Project - Metronome
to access metronome settings. You can also right-click the Playback Metronome on/off
or Record Metronome on/off
in the Control Bar’s Transport module to access metronome settings.