Mixcraft version History

12/18/14 Mixcraft v7.0 b251

  • 64 bit plugins and drivers will work better due to the 64 bit mask
  • Fix for loading files / wave form peak fix (was crashing)
  • Fix for small clips via perf panel (Was overlapping)
  • Fix for a recording automation slider issue
  • Problem changing automation points – no longer changing position during playback
  • Added new launchpad animation when starting up
  • Added some new pro studio instrument presets
  • Fixed performance panel control surface blue rectangle (painting problem)
  • Can no longer add notes on step editor clicking between controller area and step area (gray area)
  • Fixed the recording performance panel in take mode crash
  • Fixed the shift click selection issue. (Can no longer shift click to unselect)
  • Added drum map for vox-percussion.
  • Remove "< Select Preset >" entry from synth presets dropdown
  • Made small icon to be custom-green. (This will not fix an earlier folders, of course)
  • Recording performance panel in loop mode – final clip is now ended correctly.
  • Fix for working on computers that don’t trust our Acoustica digital certificate.

12/9/14 Mixcraft v7.0 b248

  • Video clip crash during clicking with CTRL
  • Edit in external editor - waveform was disappearing
  • Redo via undo/redo a recording via performance panel was incorrect
  • Updated help file
  • Context sensitive help items go to correct spot
  • Fix for "FX" button crash if user had uninstalled Mixcraft 6 after installing Mixcraft 7
  • Fixes an install issue where the install would hang on wmaengine or irsetup
  • All languages are at 100%, besides the help file.
  • Fixes crash bringing an envelope point at start or end down to the bottom.
  • Video preview window fix
  • Hiding details will now dock
  • Inst preset – selection stays scrolled in view as search populates
  • Bug fix for master stop button on perf panel – was not clearing midi mapping on new project
  • now installs msvcp100.dll and msvcr100.dll into the windows\system32 and windows\syswow64 . Helps with ME80 version 2. Also, it may help with various plugins
  • Fix for sound tab offset control showing –1s if multiple clips selected
  • Fix for loop point drawing in wrong spot on perf panel
  • Fixed midi map learn to only respond to note ons by default. User can set it to note off via dialog.
  • Added undo support for perf panel solo and arm button
  • Fix for recording clips via perf panel arm – undo then redo – was making the clips locked and the wrong size.
  • Fix for launching the default pdf viewer.

Initial Release 11/27/14 Mixcraft v7.0 b246

  • 32/64 bit versions
  • Performance Panel for Live performance
  • Automation Recording and enhancements
  • Alpha and Omni Samplers
  • Control Surface support for Mackie mixers and button controllers (Launchpad)
  • New audio editor and sound tab
  • New timestretch engine
  • Warp audio, beat match and quantize
  • Slice audio features
  • New plugin management
  • Tons of new effects and virtual instruments
  • New loops and drum sample libraries
  • Searchable drop downs and much improved workflow
  • Improved grid and snap to grid mode
  • Gorgeous new interface
  • and much much more!

06/17/13 Mixcraft 6.1 b216

  • Made a few changes to the Japanese strings
  • Now erasing midi notes on note down with eraser
  • Fix for instrument presets that had an embedded icon
  • Added error message when a loaded track can't be armed
  • ASIO arm settings now save and load properly from a project file
  • Some badly behaving plugins no longer freeze.
  • Bug fix for copy and paste grouping of clips

04/08/13 Mixcraft 6.1 b213

  • Added Japanese language strings and a few other languages
  • Fix for mixdown drift for sounds that are sped up or slowed down without pitch correction
  • Fix for sound preview ending prematurely with noise-reduction turned on
  • Control surface automation disabled during loading & saving
  • Fix for crashes related to global effects and automation
  • Fix for problems with punch in/out with recording count-in enabled
  • Fix for incorrect video rendering length after editing
  • Fix for possible freeze when automating Acoustica Compressor
  • Fix for problem dragging multiple video clips onto a different lane
  • Added ability to CTRL-deselect MIDI notes
  • Fix for vertical drag up/down cursor getting stuck on
  • Fix for possible freeze deleting send automation
  • MIDI notes will now always draw at least one pixel in width
  • Fix for ARM menu not matching mixer display on audio tracks that have never been armed

03/12/13 Mixcraft 6.1 b210

  • Added 6 new loop kits
  • Fix for control surfaces not working properly in b209. (This was a glitch we added in 209.)

03/06/13 Mixcraft 6.1 b209

  • Preference for enabling “Mixcraft Remote Control App”
  • Patched a dumb notation crash (Only happened in debug for some reason)
  • Text tracks were not children in HS
  • Fix for displaying default input device in the mixer
  • A “Unicode” issue fixed.
  • Serious crash for redoing a duplicate track with automation
  • Fix for Send track fx and Submix track fx not following MIDI properly.
  • Multiple controls can be mapped to the same CC.
  • Fix for problems duplicating tracks with send automation.
  • Fix for MIDI events occuring before time 0.
  • Fix for crash when a linked clip is split via recording on a new lane.
  • Fix for wrong options being available when rendering down to audio file.
  • Should not snap with eraser
  • Restore open effects dialogs on master track/global fx.
  • Fixes for displaying the track number text when displaying effect dialogs
  • Fix for calculating crossfade during merge.
  • Adding sounds to library "apply fx" flag now working.
  • Bullet-proof for plug-in that crashes when keys are pressed.
  • Disable the master EQ effect when merging or other special mixdown
  • Home Studio now loads Mixcraft 6 projects as much as it can. (Limitations still apply.)

01/03/13 Mixcraft 6.1 b204

  • New loops - 4 new loop kits
  • Major Time Signature Marker Repairs
  • Can no longer move track markers with time sigs via drag and drop
  • Bullet proofing
  • Japanese Language Support
  • Mute button on clips working better
  • Got rid of right click menu on control surface dialog
  • Autoscroll was not working starting from Submix track
  • Changing selected track with keyboard now skips hidden tracks
  • Changing track color now works from main menu.
  • Now syncing drum map when an instrument changes
  • Fix for auto track name customization garbage.
  • Fix for the ‘reverse’ checkbox not sticking on automation controllers
  • Now hiding name edit box when scrolling horizontally
  • Improvements & fixes in the logic for lanes
  • Auto-rewind now goes back to the position of the last playback
  • Fixes & improvements for merging clips
  • Fixes to the recording count-in
  • New preference for sending pedal-off messages at the end of clips
  • Fix for Mixcraft playing clips beyond the Loop End marker
  • Fix for Mixcraft not obeying MIDI input settings when loading a project
  • Output track effect automation information now saved and loaded properly
  • Fix for freezing submix child tracks
  • Fix for solo button on duplicate track not working
  • Can now control audio effects from a MIDI source on Virtual Instrument tracks
  • Library now can sort numbers such as # of bars intelligently.
  • Fix for slow shutdown of Mixcraft.
  • Added loop to check for and remove NAN in Elastique output (rare)
  • Resizing message box for horizontal text
  • Fix for some VSTs not getting key strokes
  • Fix for recording while preview sound is playing
  • Merging cross faded clips now produces clip with the crossfading included

09/17/12 Mixcraft 6.1 b201

  • Fixed the anti-aliasing filter for going from 48k to 44k or odd sample rate changes.
  • Temporarily removed MIDI routing from FX dialog on Virtual Instrument track (Not part of original design)
  • Now defaulting wavert formats to stereo for exclusive mode drop down.
  • Fix for recording automation crash with acoustica effects
  • Fix for non obey project tempo clips with non-120 tempos stopping too early
  • Fix for 24 bit wavert exclusive playback and recording mode
  • No longer add our own FX to VSTIgnore.ini file. Only add crashing plugins to VSTIgnore.ini now
  • Pro Studio - Added the 31 band presets back in
  • Fix for Freeze not always rendering enough data
  • Fix for left side piano note resize with snap on.
  • Added more compatibility for plugins such as Garritan
  • Library fix for importing sound from track.
  • Bulletproofing various rare crash cases
  • Fixed flaw for loading MIDI file with key info
  • Fix for crash with bad audio device format.
  • Fix for loading incomplete/corrupted library file.
  • Force correct extension when mixing down to avi or wmv
  • Library loops now preview forever (Or at least a long time)

08/30/2012 Mixcraft 6 b199

  • Fix for crash on startup. (Telltale sign is when they have a crash in ntdll.dll with errlinenumber = 0x0002D3BE)
  • Now compatible with melodyne.
  • fixed send knob for ReWire tracks
  • Fix for TAB/Shift-TAB not working in piano roll
  • Fix for ghost note at end of midi clips. (In main view)
  • Fix for loading destination outputs on midi tracks
  • Now remembering old install folder when reinstalling
  • Fix for sharing mixcraft project files in regards to loop files
  • Fix for crash / issue with Trim silence when playing back.
  • Now not showing + on text and video clips when holding down the CTRL key
  • Now uninstalling Pianissimo.dat for Pro Studio
  • Was showing play indicator moving over piano roll and notation for certain looped situations.
  • More fiddling and unicode changes for the video/text editing.
  • Fix for notation crash with overlapping notes.
  • Duplicating send tracks and instrument child tracks now copying properly
  • Fixed anti-alias filters.

08/09/2012 Mixcraft 6 b196

  • Fix for crash with Broadcast Multiband Compressor
  • Fix for crash with Acoustica Pro Reverb and 31 band EQ (Pro Studio only)
  • Video fixes for splitting muting clips and splitting text clips
  • Added mute right click menu option for video and text clips
  • Mute button is now always visible on clips. (Looks like a 0 with a line through it.)
  • Working on some focus issues on text dialog for video
  • Fix for notation beaming crash - rare bug has been there since Mixcraft 5.
  • Fix for pasting multiple text clips.
  • Can no longer arm frozen tracks.
  • Fix for loading in chinese named files

07/30/2012 Mixcraft 6 b194

  • Important fix for Acoustica Effects and loading previous projects
  • Faster launching / startup of Mixcraft
  • Video clip resize undo glitch. Was not updating the size properly.
  • Fix for Control Surfaces "Any Note" was not working.
  • Help file fixes...Minor
  • Fixed library issue for imported loops.
  • Bulletproofing for rare downloading situation
  • Fix for broken Replace dialog with Effect chains

06/28/2012 Mixcraft 6 b191

  • Fix for recording up to 4 GB limit.
  • Installer now copying FX presets over from Mixcraft 5
  • Fix for weird auto-beatmatching freeze - very rare.
  • Bulletproofing list traversing crash
  • Bulletproofing of sample rates of 0
  • Various other bulletproofing
  • Now launching PDF for foreign languages if it exists. (None exist yet.)

06/13/2012 Mixcraft 6 b189-190

  • WaveRT device crash
  • Drag and lose focus bug fix
  • Bulletproofed editing library
  • Now launching web page for translated help files if they dont exist.
  • Reading file name for meta presets instead of internal name.

06/08/2012 Mixcraft 6 b188

  • Fix for automation recording on the Acoustica Effects
  • Made text white on Acoustica Effects for better visibility.
  • Bulletproofing based user crash records
  • Installer was setting the wrong library path.
  • Mixcraft 6 was not copying Mixcraft 5 settings over on the initial run.

06/06/2012 Mixcraft 6 b187

  • Made library load code much much faster. (Can handle tons of lib files now)
  • Fixed bug with ability to turn on guitar tuner on master track and text track from menu
  • Fixed bug where you could delete a clip while dragging it via the delete key.
  • Control surface fix > Can no longer do undo/redo while mouse is down
  • Installer now writes custom buy url, default language and other items to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE...as installer runs in admin mode, but the software does not. This will help affiliates and installing to computers in other languages, besides english.
  • Fix for a few other track menu items for track types that should not have had them available.
  • Fixed bug where it show a dialog asking if you want to delete an item even If it was part of the built in library.
  • Can now type chinese characters in to the edit dialog.
  • Bulletproofing for automatic marker wizard

05/29/2012 Mixcraft 6 b185

  • Library download crash fixed
  • Fixes to stub installer
  • Language changes/updates
  • Fixed trim silence and crop to loop
  • Added Rewire DLL to install
  • Added preference to disable/enable ReWire
  • Noise Reduction fixes
  • Computer Keyboard support for VSTs
  • Added some SEM files for VB3, MinimogueVA and Messiah
  • Arm menu always shows selected device.
  • Fix for duplicating a track in a soloed SubMix
  • Removed send knob for instrument output tracks
  • Recording caret was being reset based on snap settings
  • Video align clips dialog redone and fixed
  • Fix for live MIDI to external device not filtering devices/channels properly.
  • Was able to change/edit frozen tracks
  • Was able to edit recording clips
  • Render selection was not working for clips that were not project tempo adjusted
  • Bullet proofing for some bad and extremely naughty VSTs

05/15/2012 Mixcraft 6 b180

  • New interface & artwork
  • Over 6,000 loops in version 6!!!
  • Major improvements to MIDI editing, piano roll
  • Submix tracks for grouping tracks together
  • Multiple lanes for tracks (including multiple MIDI channels)
  • Improvements to loop library including loop importing & search
  • Loop recording mode with multiple takes
  • Video transitions, automation, text & titles, still image importing
  • Built-in guitar tuner on every audio track
  • New virtual instruments (ComboV & ComboF organs, Acoustica Studio Drums)
  • Improved quantize and other new MIDI Editing tools
  • Reverse audio clip feature
  • Drum maps in the piano roll interface
  • Control surface support for transport & plug-in controls
  • Support for VSTs with multiple outputs
  • ReWire support
  • Output busses.
  • Route MIDI track data to audio plug-ins
  • Live automation recording
  • Option to mix down all individual tracks for exporting project to another DAW
  • Insert/Remove time from project
  • Ability to draw selection in the time-line (to select data in all tracks)
  • Improved time signature support
  • Effect chain presets
  • Phase reverse option on audio clips
  • Faders & meters now logarithmic when in dB mode, MX6 now defaults to dB mode.
  • New project folder helps to keep your recordings organized.
  • Backup file created every time a project is saved.
  • Auto-rewind to playback start preference added (on by default)
  • Ability to arm MIDI tracks for a specific MIDI device