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Cakewalk: Creating Multi Plug-in FX Chains

Cakewalk By Bandlab / Sonar Tips & Techniques
Published August 2018
By Craig Anderton

You can assign up to four parameters to each control.You can assign up to four parameters to each control.

Save time and screen space by combining multiple plug-ins into FX Chains in Cakewalk.

Cakewalk by BandLab (Cakewalk for short) continues to be updated. April added the ability to apply Track Template settings to an existing track, along with a dark Piano Roll View (PRV) for the Tungsten theme. May offered more PRV enhancements, and fulfilled two oft-requested features — coloured track strips for the Tungsten theme, and phase and stereo/mono interleave buttons in Track View. There were also 24 bug fixes, some of which have been long-standing irritations (like MIDI ports re-ordering when enabling a device with the project open, and some ripple edit glitches). Not bad for a free program!

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Published August 2018