Understanding Channel Strip Controls in the Mixer

The controls displayed on a channel strip vary according to the channel strip type:

Figure. Channel strip elements in the Mixer.

Tip: You can hide or show channel strip elements in the Mixer (EQ Thumbnails, Inserts, Sends, I/O, Type and Number Label, Track Name, Track Number, Control Surface Bars, Notes) by disabling and enabling their settings in the View menu.