When you’re recording audio or MIDI data, Cakewalk gives you many visual cues that tracks are armed and that Cakewalk is recording data.
The Arm button in each armed track turns red.
The Arm / Disarm All Tracks button the Control Bar’s Mix module is lit.
Go to Edit > Preferences > Customization - Display and clear the Display Waveform Preview While Recording check box.
Tip - Searching Documentation
Tip: To search for a specific topic, type your search query in the Search Cakewalk.com field at the top right of this page.
When the search results appear, click which product's documentation you would like to search to filter the search results further.
Note - Using Offline Help
Note: If you prefer to always use offline Help, go to Edit > Preferences > File > Advanced in your Cakewalk software and select Always Use Offline Help.
If you are not connected to the internet, your Cakewalk software will default to showing offline help until an internet connection becomes available.