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Eucon Command to mute sends A-E on all channels
Old 31st October 2019
  #1
Gear Head
Eucon Command to mute sends A-E on all channels

Hey everyone. I posted this over on the DUC forum as well, but thought I'd give it a shot here too.

Anybody have a suggestion for how to setup a softkey in Pro Tools Control to mute sends A-E on all channels in the session? I always send headphone mixes from send A, and would like a one button solution to turn all of the headphone sends off. I've been working on it for two hours and can't seem to figure out the right combination of commands.
Old 31st October 2019
  #2
Gear Head
 

I know it's not a EUCON command for you, but how about setting up a mix group for all of the channels with headphone sends? Uncheck "Follow Globals" and under the attributes tab select only "Send a mute". Also de-select all the boxes under "Mix Attributes". Then simply activate or de-activate the group when you do or don't want the headphone send solo.

Another option is to route your headphone sends to a "solo safed" aux input whose output is the physical out your headphone system is hooked to. Muting that send will mute everything to the cans.
Old 31st October 2019
  #3
Gear Head
Groups

I tried creating a group for all tracks with only the mute sends attribute selected, but the eucon key command still only affects the selected track.

Im using a furman headphone mixer system, which makes it more complicated, but I guess I could make aux tracks and route the headphone mixes through them, but there could be delay issues.

I like your thinking though!
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