Cakewalk // Documentation // Cakewalk // Enhanced pen support in the Piano Roll view
Table of Contents Previous Next Index

External devices ► Enhanced pen support in the Piano Roll view

Figure 1117. Pen controls.
A. Eraser B. Right-click button C. Tip D. Eraser button 
*
Eraser (Top). To erase, flip the pen over and use the top as an eraser. See To delete events with a pen.
*
Right-click button. This button acts like the right-click button on a mouse. Hold the button down as you tap the screen. See To open context menus with a pen.
*
Eraser button. Hold down the Eraser button and move the tip over the area you want to erase. See To delete events with a pen.
*
Tip. The tip acts like clicking with a mouse. Move the tip over the area you want select, then tap the screen. Many pens also support different amounts of pressure when applying force to the screen. Cakewalk responds to pressure by adjusting velocity or controller data when drawing Note events. See To draw events with a pen.
*
If the Controller pane is closed, or the Velocity lane is selected. Pen pressure adjusts the velocity of the Note event being drawn.
*
If a continuous controller lane is selected. New controller data is created for the duration of the drawn Note event. Pen pressure determines the controller value.
*
Eraser (Top). To delete events, flip the pen over and use the top as an eraser. Only events that are touched will be deleted.
*
Eraser button + Tip. Hold down the Eraser button and move the tip over the events you want to delete.
Copyright © 2019 Cakewalk, Inc. All rights reserved
Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Legal