Creating an automation clip in FL Studio depends whether you want to create an automation clip with native plugins that comes with FL Studio or 3rd party VST plugins. The difference lies in the approach you would get around this that’s all.

And in this FL Studio tutorial we first show you how to create automation clips with FL Studio’s native plugins and from there we will use 3rd party VST plugins.

Step 1: Load a native effect that comes with FL Studio or a native instrument that comes with FL Studio. The choice is yours. However, in this instance we have decided to load Fruity Parametric EQ 2.

How to Make an Automation Clip in FL Studio_1 - Init

Step 2 : Choose the parameter that you want to automate using FL Studio. Hence, in this instance we have chose to automate FL Studio’s Fruity Parametric 2 Frequency Band 7 Cutoff Point. To open the menu dialog right-click on that parameter you want to be automated.

How to Make an Automation Clip in FL Studio_2 - Freq Automation

Step 3: After you have clicked on “Create Automation Clip” FL Studio will add the automation clip in the Playlist.

How to Make an Automation Clip in FL Studio_3 - Playlist

Step 4: Now let’s tweak the automation clip such that we move the cut-off point of Fruity Parametric 2 Frequency Band 7 from right to left.

How to Make an Automation Clip in FL Studio_4 - Tweaked Automation Clip

How to Make an Automation Clip in FL Studio_4 - GIF1

 

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