Disable Auto Keyframing in Track Effects

Engaged ,
Apr 10, 2017 Apr 10, 2017

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I have a audio tracks pointing to a audio sub track which I've applied an EQ effect. When I'm tweaking this effect it auto generates keyframes in the track properties when Im playing back trying to correctly EQ the whole track. How do I disable the effect fro keyframing at all?

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Adobe Employee , Jul 22, 2020 Jul 22, 2020
What you are describing is the audio automation system, specifically that it appears to be in Touch mode.  In Prmeiere, you can record paramter actions while playing and they will be written as keyframes and played back. For Clip Effects: Look in the Audio Clip Mixer, and the keyframe button to the right of the Mute and Solo buttons. If it is highlighted blue, any parameter changes made during playback will be written as keyframes. For Track Effects: In the Audio track Mixer, look for the dr...

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Hi openskies2009,

Could you please elaborate this more?

You can also attach screenshots to explain. 

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Kulpreet Singh

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Engaged ,
Apr 10, 2017 Apr 10, 2017

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It seems that "safe during write" has something to do with it? But I have to stop playing the playhead for me to adjust any effect Screen Shot 2017-04-10 at 1.07.54 PM.jpg

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Community Beginner ,
Oct 05, 2017 Oct 05, 2017

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I have this too. When I add an audio plugin on the master track and I adjust the knobs to that plugin, Premiere will make keyframes and snap the dial back into position once I release the button. It's infuriating because I want to adjust levels while the sound is playing but I can't because everything I do make a damn keyframe that I have to delete later. I can't find a way to shut this action off and I feel like I've looked everywhere. It does seem like a more recent problem however. All I know is it HAS TO BE FIXED!

I've attached a screenshot but it's not that difficult to understand the problem. Premiere is auto-keyframing. Plus, it's hard to attach an image when it only happens during playback. Then the keyframes only show up when you press stop.

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New Here ,
Jun 03, 2020 Jun 03, 2020

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Same problem here. I cannot prevent premiere from automatically setting keyframes if i search for a frequency with the equalizer during playback. That makes it impossible to work with the equalizer.

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Jul 22, 2020 Jul 22, 2020

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What you are describing is the audio automation system, specifically that it appears to be in Touch mode.  In Prmeiere, you can record paramter actions while playing and they will be written as keyframes and played back.

 

For Clip Effects: Look in the Audio Clip Mixer, and the keyframe button to the right of the Mute and Solo buttons. If it is highlighted blue, any parameter changes made during playback will be written as keyframes.

 

For Track Effects: In the Audio track Mixer, look for the dropdown underneath the pan knob, and make sure it is set to Read or Off, and not to Touch, Latch, or Write. If it is set to "Touch, Latch, or Write" new audio track keyframes will be written during playback.

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New Here ,
Jul 22, 2020 Jul 22, 2020

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thanks a lot

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New Here ,
Oct 14, 2020 Oct 14, 2020

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Unfortunately this does not work. It still sets unwanted keyframes in loop mode.

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New Here ,
Dec 05, 2020 Dec 05, 2020

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I have now found a simple solution. The problem occurs when playing a loop in the effect settings. The settings in the Clip Mixer do not change this for me. But if you play a loop from the in point to the out point in the Sequence window when working with the equalizer, no keyframes are set.

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Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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Your track is set to either Touch, Latch, or Write. Click the dropdown menu and change Touch, Latch, or Write to Read or Off. This will prevent your audio track from adding keyframes every time you adjust a knob or slider.

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Adobe Employee ,
Mar 29, 2022 Mar 29, 2022

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"The problem occurs when playing a loop in the effect settings. The settings in the Clip Mixer do not change this for me."

 

Yes, the recordable parameter automation system is the "Touch" system detailed above.  

 

There is also the animation system that can be applied to effects parameters being manipulated in the Effects Controls panel.  
In the Effects Controls panel, it will open the effect that is creating the keyframes, then twirl open the "Individual Parameters" sub-section.  You will be presented with a long list of the effects parameters.  Next to each parameter is a stopwatch icon.  If it is blue it means that any parameter changes will be keyframed as the clip is played.

 

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