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Sumeet Kumar Choubey | Adobe Employee , May 19, 2020
FAQ: What is a .sesx file? An intro to Multitrack editing.

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Often you may want to edit and mix multiple audio tracks together. The Multitrack Editor in Audition is a tool designed for such tasks. Here you can mix multiple audio files and create layer-based tracks and compositions. It allows you to record and mix unlimited tracks, and each track can contain as many clips as you need, the only limits are hard disk space and processing power.

 

Multitrack Editor in Audition png.png

 

The Multitrack Editor is non-destructive, it allows you to make changes and adjustments to the track without affecting the original source files. It also allows realtime editing, meaning you can make the adjustments to the track during the playback and hear the changes made.

 

The collection of these audio tracks with the effects and adjustment applied is termed as a session. Audition saves this session in a file with .sesx format.

 

 

 

Audition Sesx icon.png

These .sesx files (session files) are the project files of Adobe Audion. They are similar to the project files of Premiere Pro (.prproj) and After Effects (.aep). 

These files contain no audio data themselves. Instead, they are small XML-based files that point to other audio and video files on the hard drive and have the info about the types of effects applied and their parameters. 
A session file tracks the following: 

Audio and Video files which are a part of the session. 

- Location of these files.
Envelopes and effects that are applied (such as volume, pan, and effect settings). 

 

While you are doing your edit or mix you can save the session (.sesx file) to pause your work and resume it later as required. And when you are done with the mix, you can export the multitrack mixdown as an audio file using Auditon or Adobe Media Encoder. 

 

Here are a few links that explain the complete procedure of importing, editing & exporting while using the Multitrack Editor. 

  1. How to create a new Multitrack session? 
    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/creating-opening-files.html#create_a_multitrack_session 
  2. How to import audio files in the session? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/creating-opening-files.html#insert_an_audio_file_into_a_multitrack_session 

  3. How to work in the Multitrack Editor? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/multitrack-editor-overview.html#editing_multitrack_sessions_in_the_editor_panel_and_mixer 

  4. How to save the session? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#save_multitrack_sessions 

  5. How to export session Templates? 

    If you are working on multiple related projects or shows, you may want to have a common audio theme for these shows like an intro & outro. Session Templates can be used in such cases as it allows you to save audio tracks and effects applied as a theme that can be used as a preset. This can be then used as a starting point for your related projects. 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#id_59417 

  6. How to migrate the session file along with the media to a different computer? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#id_2294 
    Tip: To easily migrate the session files, you may save the session files and the associated media files in a unique folder. If you later need to move the session to another computer, you can simply move the unique session folder. 

  7. How to export the session to external applications? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#export_sessions_to_omf_or_final_cut_pro_interchange_format 

  8. How to export the session as an audio file? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#export_multitrack_mixdown_files 
    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/how-to/export-multitrack.html 

 

Hope it helps in getting started with the Multitrack editing in Adobe Audition.

 

Thanks,

Sumeet

RameezKhan | Adobe Employee , May 19, 2020
Audition 13.0.6 is now available!

Today, we're releasing Audition 13.0.6 which is available for download from the Creative Cloud desktop application. This update brings automatic audio device switching on macOS when new devices are plugged in or connected. To learn more, visit https://helpx.adobe.com/audition/using/whats-new.html

To update Audition, open the Creative Cloud desktop application and click Update.

Screenshot at Apr 14 14-25-45.png

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What should I do if I don't see the update in my Creative Cloud desktop application?

Click Help > Check for Updates from the Creative Cloud desktop application to refresh it.

shivangi_gupta | Adobe Employee , Apr 07, 2020
Avoid Phishing: 3 Easy Ways to Identify Adobe Staff

We have received several reports where some individuals in the community are posing as Adobe Employees. These individuals are falsely representing who they are to gain your trust, and possibly access to your computer or personal information by offering to help troubleshoot issues.

 

Here are 3 Easy ways you can identify Adobe Staff:

➊ All Adobe Staff have a RED ADOBE BADGE below their profile picture and an Adobe logo after their username. This staff badge is visible on Adobe Staff profile pages, original posts and reply threads. 

 

➋ Genuine Adobe emails are always __________@adobe.com

 

➌ Adobe Staff will never ask you to share your passwords or sensitive information in the Adobe Community. Adobe employees will always direct you to communicate through an official Adobe channel to set up support sessions.

 

Report abuse or suspicious behavior to: phishing@adobe.com

Phishing Infographic_Easy ways to identify Adobe Staff.jpg

dave_m_k | Adobe Employee , Mar 12, 2020
Adobe Enables e-Learning for Schools Impacted by COVID-19

UPDATE (March 19)

 

Thanks for your patience. We've been busy processing your requests.

We've started notifying schools who are eligible and have been provisioned successfully. We're hoping to complete the current set of requests soon.

We'll update this post soon. However, we also received many requests, where the information provided was duplicate, incomplete, or incorrect; it's taking us a bit longer to go through such requests.

 

We really appreciate your patience, please bear with us as we work through all the requests.

-----------------------------------------

With rising health concerns, many schools are moving to online learning. We’re giving our global K-12 and higher ed institutional customers the ability to request “at-home” access for students & faculty. Learn more: https://theblog.adobe.com/adobe-enables-distance-learning-globally-schools-impacted-covid-19/

Adobe Employee , May 19, 2020
FAQ: What is a .sesx file? An intro to Multitrack editing.

Au composite1.png

 

Often you may want to edit and mix multiple audio tracks together. The Multitrack Editor in Audition is a tool designed for such tasks. Here you can mix multiple audio files and create layer-based tracks and compositions. It allows you to record and mix unlimited tracks, and each track can contain as many clips as you need, the only limits are hard disk space and processing power.

 

Multitrack Editor in Audition png.png

 

The Multitrack Editor is non-destructive, it allows you to make changes and adjustments to the track without affecting the original source files. It also allows realtime editing, meaning you can make the adjustments to the track during the playback and hear the changes made.

 

The collection of these audio tracks with the effects and adjustment applied is termed as a session. Audition saves this session in a file with .sesx format.

 

 

 

Audition Sesx icon.png

These .sesx files (session files) are the project files of Adobe Audion. They are similar to the project files of Premiere Pro (.prproj) and After Effects (.aep). 

These files contain no audio data themselves. Instead, they are small XML-based files that point to other audio and video files on the hard drive and have the info about the types of effects applied and their parameters. 
A session file tracks the following: 

Audio and Video files which are a part of the session. 

- Location of these files.
Envelopes and effects that are applied (such as volume, pan, and effect settings). 

 

While you are doing your edit or mix you can save the session (.sesx file) to pause your work and resume it later as required. And when you are done with the mix, you can export the multitrack mixdown as an audio file using Auditon or Adobe Media Encoder. 

 

Here are a few links that explain the complete procedure of importing, editing & exporting while using the Multitrack Editor. 

  1. How to create a new Multitrack session? 
    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/creating-opening-files.html#create_a_multitrack_session 
  2. How to import audio files in the session? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/creating-opening-files.html#insert_an_audio_file_into_a_multitrack_session 

  3. How to work in the Multitrack Editor? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/multitrack-editor-overview.html#editing_multitrack_sessions_in_the_editor_panel_and_mixer 

  4. How to save the session? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#save_multitrack_sessions 

  5. How to export session Templates? 

    If you are working on multiple related projects or shows, you may want to have a common audio theme for these shows like an intro & outro. Session Templates can be used in such cases as it allows you to save audio tracks and effects applied as a theme that can be used as a preset. This can be then used as a starting point for your related projects. 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#id_59417 

  6. How to migrate the session file along with the media to a different computer? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#id_2294 
    Tip: To easily migrate the session files, you may save the session files and the associated media files in a unique folder. If you later need to move the session to another computer, you can simply move the unique session folder. 

  7. How to export the session to external applications? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#export_sessions_to_omf_or_final_cut_pro_interchange_format 

  8. How to export the session as an audio file? 

    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/using/saving-exporting-files1.html#export_multitrack_mixdown_files 
    https://helpx.adobe.com/in/audition/how-to/export-multitrack.html 

 

Hope it helps in getting started with the Multitrack editing in Adobe Audition.

 

Thanks,

Sumeet

Adobe Employee , May 19, 2020
Audition 13.0.6 is now available!

Today, we're releasing Audition 13.0.6 which is available for download from the Creative Cloud desktop application. This update brings automatic audio device switching on macOS when new devices are plugged in or connected. To learn more, visit https://helpx.adobe.com/audition/using/whats-new.html

To update Audition, open the Creative Cloud desktop application and click Update.

Screenshot at Apr 14 14-25-45.png

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What should I do if I don't see the update in my Creative Cloud desktop application?

Click Help > Check for Updates from the Creative Cloud desktop application to refresh it.

Adobe Employee , Apr 07, 2020
Avoid Phishing: 3 Easy Ways to Identify Adobe Staff

We have received several reports where some individuals in the community are posing as Adobe Employees. These individuals are falsely representing who they are to gain your trust, and possibly access to your computer or personal information by offering to help troubleshoot issues.

 

Here are 3 Easy ways you can identify Adobe Staff:

➊ All Adobe Staff have a RED ADOBE BADGE below their profile picture and an Adobe logo after their username. This staff badge is visible on Adobe Staff profile pages, original posts and reply threads. 

 

➋ Genuine Adobe emails are always __________@adobe.com

 

➌ Adobe Staff will never ask you to share your passwords or sensitive information in the Adobe Community. Adobe employees will always direct you to communicate through an official Adobe channel to set up support sessions.

 

Report abuse or suspicious behavior to: phishing@adobe.com

Phishing Infographic_Easy ways to identify Adobe Staff.jpg

Adobe Employee , Mar 12, 2020
Adobe Enables e-Learning for Schools Impacted by COVID-19

UPDATE (March 19)

 

Thanks for your patience. We've been busy processing your requests.

We've started notifying schools who are eligible and have been provisioned successfully. We're hoping to complete the current set of requests soon.

We'll update this post soon. However, we also received many requests, where the information provided was duplicate, incomplete, or incorrect; it's taking us a bit longer to go through such requests.

 

We really appreciate your patience, please bear with us as we work through all the requests.

-----------------------------------------

With rising health concerns, many schools are moving to online learning. We’re giving our global K-12 and higher ed institutional customers the ability to request “at-home” access for students & faculty. Learn more: https://theblog.adobe.com/adobe-enables-distance-learning-globally-schools-impacted-covid-19/