Pen tool

The Pen tool is a mouse tool that lets you create new elements depending on the current mode you find yourself in.

 

 

You can only use in the Sequencing Panel and the Timeline.

 

Press 2 to select the Pen tool.

 

When the Pen tool is selected, press and hold the  / ctrl key to quickly switch to the Arrow tool.

 

Conversely, when the Arrow tool is selected, press and hold the  / ctrl key to quickly switch to the Pen tool.

 

In Arrange mode, use the Pen tool to create MIDI Patterns.

 

In Edit mode, use it to create Notes and Automation Points.

 

On the Timeline, use it to create Tempo and Signature change events.

 

 

 

 

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Read also:

Layers

Arrow tool

Eraser tool

Scissors tool

Hand tool

Mute tool

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