Recording Automation Without Recording Over Clip

I'm in arrangement view, and I have a drum beat laid out in clips. I want to do some filter automation on the hi hat clip to gradually mix it in, however I can't figure out how to record JUST the automation. Every time I try, it will record over the clip entirely. I don't have the track ARMED, however I do have it selected (so I can control the filter with the PUSH controller) and so the track arm button is dimly red.

 

Does this make any sense? Please help! Thanks

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glryfdz 1 year ago | 0 comments

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  • Skuzzo
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    There's a + sign near the top by the record button. Select it to prevent the overdub. The button is called Midi Overdub. I had the same issue to.

    I'm sure since this went unanswered for a year you had figured this out, but this will be helpful for the future stoners like me who didn't hover the mouse on that button to read the description.

    14 hours ago | 0 comments

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