View Full Version : Splitting a long track up

09-08-2005, 03:28 PM
I record long spoken messages (about 45 minutes) and need to find a way to simply split up the recording into multiple CD tracks...I'm thinking every 5 minutes or so to enable listeners to skip to approximately where they want to go, or left off listening last. I'm thinking this might be a function of the burning software itself and not Pro Tools, but thought I'd check. I use Toast Titanium to burn the CD's, but it doesn't have a function like this. Help!


s.d. finley
09-08-2005, 08:22 PM
Just split the regions into 5 minute segments in PTLE, import to toast, and ditch the 2 secound gap in toast. This should work for you..



09-14-2005, 01:14 PM
Thanks for the tip! Know of anyway to make this a quick (or automatic) process? The thought of manually going through a 45 minute speech and inserting a region every 5 minutes makes me want to go crazy! Thanks again!

Bob Legs
09-17-2005, 08:21 PM
rick, you should get something like cd architect for doing this.
I do simular work sometimes, and its easy just to edit the take, consolidate it to a single file in pro tools, then import it into cd arch, split it into 5mins, put the track markers in and burn. easy.
hope this helps

max cooper
09-18-2005, 08:20 AM
might check this thread too.