MIDI Replace Recording

You can incorporate newly recorded data into an existing (and selected) MIDI region, with the intention of replacing the recording—in part, or in full.

To replace the events in a MIDI region recording
  1. Open the Recording project settings by doing one of the following:

    • Choose File > Project Settings > Recording (or use the Open Recording Project Settings key command, default assignment:  Option-*).

    • Click the Settings button in the Arrange toolbar, and choose Recording from the pop-up menu.

    • Control-click (or right-click) the Record button in the Transport bar, and choose Recording Settings from the pop-up menu.

  2. Open the Overlapping Recordings pop-up menu and choose “Merge with selected regions.”

    Figure. Overlapping Recordings menu in the Recording project settings pane.
  3. Click the Replace button in the Transport bar.

    Figure. Replace button in the Transport bar.

Tip: You can also use the Merge/Replace combination in conjunction with the Autopunch and Cycle functions.