FruityLoops

 

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Version 3.0 - 2/7/01

  • New layout.
  • Piano roll.
  • Event track now per pattern.
  • New FX tracks (now 16 inserts + 2 sends)
  • Centered views for some controllers in event editor.
  • Optimized song positioning.
  • Typing keyboard to MIDI option.
  • Added metronome.
  • Updated to new DrumSynth renderer.
  • Added custom controls for DrumSynth presets.
  • Channel mute switch & FX track # are now automated.
  • MIDI controllers can now control several channels at once.
  • Fixed syncing problem.
  • New MIDI output plugin & much better MIDI support.
  • New plugin system (effects & generators).
  • New plugins: 3x Osc, BeepMap (image synth), Fruity PanOMatic, Fruity NoteBook, MIDI out, etc.
  • Slight optimization in TS404.
  • Added MIDI kb to mute/solo mapping.
  • Peak meter now shows clipping.
  • Knobs should work better under Win2k.
  • Added new filter types.
  • New, better pattern randomizer.
  • Fixed ugliness with system fonts set to large.
  • Added 'smart disable' feature in effects.
  • Added antialiasing to TS404 (rendering only).

Version 2.7.2 - 11/21/00

  • Several bug fixes.

Version 2.7.1 - 9/25/00

  • Fixed problem with some Win2k configs & registration.
  • Fixed small problem with multiple monitors (again).
  • Fixed little bug in TS404 starting note.
  • Fixed minor bug in event editor.
  • Fixed right click on loop icon in playlist.
  • Fixed minor visual bug in title bars.
  • Fixed minor bug in sample display.
  • Fixed bug in playlist hint.
  • Bug in 3DFX display drivers avoided (they've fixed it too).
  • Improved Fruity reeverb plugin (no more slowing down).
  • Much faster sample locating.
  • Added Fruity phaser plugin by Smart Electron:x.

Version 2.7.0 - 7/22/00

  • LP x2 filter added to channels.
  • Global channel LFO added, handy for basslines.
  • Beatslicer standalone editor added.
  • Alternate B-splines interpolator in event editor (right click).
  • Snap mode (with interpolation) in event editor.
  • Added presets to envelope time wheels.
  • Added a couple of great instrument presets.
  • Added dithering to 16Bit option (rendering only).
  • Improved SS2 preset renderer.
  • Updated LAME mp3 encoder to version 3.84
  • Surround effect removed, added 'Fruity phase inverter' to replace it.
  • Fruity Fast LP plugin added (the main filter will disappear in a future release).
  • ZIP & RBS ext added to sample browser, & FLP's are shown in all folders.
  • Fixed envelope LFO shape not saved in FLP's.
  • Bugfix & slight optimization in TS404.
  • Had to remove bitmaps from song info edit, too much buggy :(
  • Bugfix in filter section (was always on... eating unneeded CPU).
  • Fixed 2 bugs in TS404 preset loading.
  • Bugfix in pattern rendering when playlist has a selection.
  • Bugfix in main oscilloscope.
  • Fixed random association not saved properly.
  • Added 'Don't limit windows to screen' option for multimonitor support.
  • More safety checks for 'altered project' flag.
  • Graphic engine changed, now eats a lot less graphic resources.

Version 2.5.4 - 5/6/00

  • Added LP, BP, HP & Notch to channel filter.
  • Support for plugin presets (sample browser).
  • Bugfix in sample loading.
  • Wide skin script fixed.
  • Fixed filter bitmap in TS404 interface.
  • Better (typing) kb mapping for testing (channel settings kb).
  • Updated LAME mp3 encoder to version 3.70
  • Fixed linking of envelope wheels to MIDI controller.
  • Improved SimSynth 2 renderer DLL.
  • New instrument patches by BSB.
  • Win2k compatibility: RichEdit crash fixed, selector display fixed.
  • Fixed fine tuning not saved in FLP's.
  • Fixed recorded sample saving.
  • Fixed big samples always set as keep on disk samples.
  • Fixed old bug in playlist.
  • New SimSynth 2.7 patches! (/SS2_Extra/2.7)
  • New humanize presets.

Version 2.5.0 - 4/19/00

  • Set of FruityPlugins -with FruityReeverb and the 7-bands FruityEqualizer
  • Full envelopes & LFO (pan, vol, filter & pitch)!
  • New *.FST 'channel state' files (instruments - replaces *.404 files).
  • New design for the TS404 (also added triangle LFO shape).
  • Tempo is now sample-accurate (useful when you render a lot of bars).
  • Channel settings window redesigned.
  • Partial import of ReBirth 338 song files.
  • Fixed bug in rendering of TS404 (distortion) & tempo changes

Version 2.11 - 1/19/00

  • Now using the LAME MP3 encoder for top quality.
  • Tempo changes now recorded too (with some limitations).
  • Added LFO tool in event editor.
  • Can now slice up beats thx to the BeatSlicer engine.
  • Fixed minor visual bug in event editor.
  • More space around wheels (TS404 & VST plugins) not to miss them anymore.
  • Pattern autoscroll now optionnal.
  • Event editor enhanced.
  • Random tool now affects notes & slides for TS404 channels.
  • Fixed bug with the piano kb & TS404 user shapes.
  • Fixed something with TS404 & patterns.
  • Fixed bug with channel mix/random.
  • Fixed click bug in fake surround effect.
  • Fixed bug in VST plugins handling.
  • Fixed note range in TS404 (some notes were clipped).
  • Prevents nasty slow FPU denormalization also in TS404 delay line & volume ramping.
  • Redesigned humanize box.
  • Removed 'update on each n ticks' option (I had to).
  • Better distortion on the TS404 when rendering (too slow).
  • Changed limitations of demo version.
  • Added about box to Fruity plugins.
  • Added 'Fruity center' plugin.
  • Switched default ticks per beat (PPQ) to 96.
  • Switched most time values (shift, delay) to a 192PPQ accuracy.
  • Mapped pitch bend into controller 255 for remote controlling.
  • Main cutoff now ramped.
  • Fixed small bug in window arrangement.
  • Fixed slave sync bug.
  • Fixed small bug in wav looping.
  • Improved support for DirectX filters.

Version 2.0.1 - 11/21/99

  • Problem with background wallpaper covering some windows fixed. Also redraws smoother.
  • Crash with default skin in palettized mode fixed.
  • Scrollbars can be moved another way (right click).
  • Support for middle mouse button (to reset wheels & scroll windows).
  • Added FLP file format description (beta).
  • Added plugin editors in view menu.
  • Added 'arrange windows' in view menu.
  • Removed the 'auto arrange windows' option in settings.
  • Removed 'insert pattern in playlist' (not useful).
  • Internal sync has changed a lot & visuals are smoother.
  • Can now drop sound files on the playlist (very quick for effects on a song).
  • No more flicker on some controls.
  • Basic MIDI input added (see ReadMe.doc).
  • Added record button, mainly for keyboard input for now.
  • Autoscroll patterns when playing.
  • Added new tips.
  • Can now move channels up/down.
  • Main reso filter now applied after the master plugins (better).
  • Can now render to 32Bit float wavs (for use in CoolEdit Pro).
  • Song settings separated from environment settings (more logical).
  • Right click a FX track button to pop up the list of plugins.
  • New default basic drumkit (Club basic).
  • No more pattern & playlist clipboards filled at the same time to avoid mistakes.
  • Added 'captionnizing' to event editor.
  • Now supports DirectX plugins (crashes to be expected:).
  • Added 'Twice slower' in the tempo menu, for easier recordings.
  • Added pan wheels to the main window.
  • Scans VST plugs in both user & Fruity directories.
  • TS404 LFO now adjusted correctly when changing song position.
  • Added balance custom plugin.
  • Added FruityPro /Reset to make a config reset in case you're in trouble.
  • Put the check for another instance back (this time only when there's a command line param) (hope crashes won't be reported this time).
  • Added 'Open with FruityLoops' in popup menu associated with FLP files.
  • Fixed small bug in my use of the TS404.
  • TS404 rewritten internally, using floats, no more clipping & more stable filter. Even slightly faster. User shape is back.
  • Adjusted range of the filter in the TS404.
  • Adjusted the range of all the reso filters.
  • Rearranged main sliders.
  • Fixed glitch in cubic interpolation.
  • Skins now in /Skins subdir. No need to move your old ones, they're not compatible anyway.

Version 1.7.6

  • 3 small visual bugfixes.
  • Prob with SimSynth note fixed.
  • Prob when mixing 2 TS404 fixed.
  • Prob with dots window fixed.
  • Prob with saving of wav files fixed.
  • Bugfix in scope.
  • Bugfix in the disk renderer.
  • Internal sync small bugfix.
  • Replaced SHIFT by G to pop up the graph edit (I had to free SHIFT for shortcuts).
  • Some shortcuts changed/added (SHIFT instead of ALT for shifting left/right, shortcut for Save as...).
  • Now renders Acidized wav files.
  • Added clone option to the channel pop up too.
  • Added cool (but slow) light show (not totally finished).
  • Added export to MP3 thx to BladeEnc.
  • Can now load SimSynth 2 presets thx to David Billen.
  • Extended params for SimSynth 2 presets (riff, tempo).
  • Installer now adds shortcut icon & stuff.
  • Keyboard autoscroll when notes are out of range (autocentering would not be a good idea).
  • Added 'auto zip empty channels' (general settings) for those who prefer to work this way.
  • Problem with last opened projects menu fixed.
  • Adjustable fade out (when cut) for better strings.
  • Added note fine tuning for samples which don't match.
  • Added 'Go to next empty pattern' tool.
  • Added 'Select unused channels' tool (to delete them to clean up your song).
  • Added useful 'insert & remove pattern' tools.
  • No more preview on right click in the sample browser (was annoying).
  • Plugin wheels now have a default value.
  • More minor enhancements.
  • Added ping pong delay.
  • Added favorites to more dialogs (useful when exporting to wave file).
  • Fine tuning is read from WAV files (middle note isn't - too many C4 by default where it should be C5).
  • Added 'Hermite curve' interpolation (even better than linear) on stretching for sample loading & rendering (too slow for realtime).
  • Improved sample locating (as Sam wanted).
  • Main volume can be raised to 125%.
  • VST plugins which have their own editor no longer have built-in wheels. Many are badly written & some crash because of this...
  • FX3 is now interpolated (much less noisy).
  • Middle mouse button used to reset wheels.

Version 1.6.5 - 6/18/99

  • Added support for SimSynth files.
  • Can also set the middle note of SimSynth files.
  • Added 4 effect tracks (+master) supporting up to 4 plug-ins each.
  • Now supports VST plug-ins.
  • Plug-in stuff saved inside the FLP.
  • Now eats less Windows graphic resources.
  • Note deletion (right click) bugfix.
  • Prob with background picture fixed.
  • Probs with Win98 fixed: the RTF format has slightly changed in Win98 & caused crash problems!
  • 'Reload sample' bugfix.
  • More checks for 'bad' wavs (there are).
  • Some more minor bugfixes.
  • Can now drop TS404 presets to create TS404 channels.
  • Inverted the shuffle slider (more logical).
  • Basic pack now included in the install package.
  • Added 'shift delay' to the graph edit.
  • Added graph edit presets in the sample browser (text files to edit manually for now).

Version 1.5 - 5/5/99

  • Rewrote the mixer engine from 32bit int to 32bit floats which makes FruityLoops even faster
  • Added TS404 synth for 303-Rebirthlike synth stuff (requires 404 option pack)
  • Can now act as master clock for sync. Sends start / stop / clock / SPP. Should also follow tempo changes.
  • Added sync delay.
  • Added zip/unzip support for samples & FLP in one single ZIP package.
  • Ping pong loop available even when not looped.
  • Added stuff in the channel settings sample menu.
  • Added the recording box.
  • Removed the check for another instance (crash reports).
  • New cool splash screen.
  • Added background tiled bitmap.
  • Added cool 'shade' scope mode.
  • No more temp directory (uses the windows\temp instead).
  • Support for more extra sample directories. Also try to locate missing samples in these dirs.
  • Added clone channel option.
  • Added true delay line for the TS404.
  • Remove mute checkbox in the channel settings (not useful).
  • TS404 presets in the sample browser.
  • Removed the channel settings unuseful pan & vol menus.
  • Use of devices cleaned a bit. MIDI not opened if disabled. DirectSound not opened if disabled.
  • Channel settings form shown unactivated to avoid mistakes

Version 1.4.3 - 3/13/99

  • Minor bugfix in loop files from sample browser.
  • Rendering & click removal bugfix.

Version 1.4.2 - 3/9/99

  • Default values for all sliders (right click).
  • Max tempo raised to 999 (don't tell me you need more).
  • Added cut/copy/paste in the playlist.
  • Added pattern naming (right click the top row in the playlist).
  • Removed the loop selection & replaced it by looping the cut/copy selection.
  • Looped strings (using loop points defined inside the WAV file).
  • Better 'stop at screen bottom' (takes care of the task bar).
  • Added handy 'Always full height' option.
  • Added translation (for DSC) (french & nederlands).
  • Tips made external (translation).
  • Removed unuseful 'Export loop to clipboard' (now exports according to the loop state).
  • Now looks a bit better under weird Windows color schemes.
  • Autostretch now up to 512 (but not compatible with old versions of FL).
  • Auto detects email in URL box.
  • Nasty click removal (have a low bass cutting itself to see the difference).
  • Added FastTracker 2 XI instruments support (import only).
  • DS & XI files now in sample browser too.
  • Wide skin now for registered version only.
  • Alt+click on knobs for quick note off (for strings) (just set volume to zero).
  • Changed the wheels to flat wheels in the default skin.

Version 1.4.2 - 3/9/99

  • Default values for all sliders (right click).
  • Max tempo raised to 999 (don't tell me you need more).
  • Added cut/copy/paste in the playlist.
  • Added pattern naming (right click the top row in the playlist).
  • Removed the loop selection & replaced it by looping the cut/copy selection.
  • Looped strings (using loop points defined inside the WAV file).
  • Better 'stop at screen bottom' (takes care of the task bar).
  • Added handy 'Always full height' option.
  • Added translation (for DSC) (french & nederlands).
  • Tips made external (translation).
  • Removed unuseful 'Export loop to clipboard' (now exports according to the loop state).
  • Now looks a bit better under weird Windows color schemes.
  • Autostretch now up to 512 (but not compatible with old versions of FL).
  • Auto detects email in URL box.
  • Nasty click removal (have a low bass cutting itself to see the difference).
  • Added FastTracker 2 XI instruments support (import only).
  • DS & XI files now in sample browser too.
  • Wide skin now for registered version only.
  • Alt+click on knobs for quick note off (for strings) (just set volume to zero).
  • Changed the wheels to flat wheels in the default skin.

Version 1.4.0 - 12/16/98

  • Last rendered wav path bug corrected.
  • Added stereo & 'flower' scope (right click the scope).
  • Small bug in the piano keyboard corrected.
  • Linked windows (sample list window, piano window) move smoother.
  • Little anim on the sample browser.
  • Bugfix in autostretch & ending silence trimming (sorry for incompatibilities).
  • Added precalc reverb.
  • Added loops in the sample browser.
  • Bugfix in the loop info stuff (fixes RichEdit control problems).
  • 'crash on exit' bugfix.
  • Scope crash bugfix.
  • Dynamic sample browser (faster).
  • Another bugfix again (when loading old loops).
  • MultiPlugin crash bugfix (but still a prob here).
  • DrumSynth DS files support.
  • Added tools to the 'sample scope' popup menu (so you can edit DS files directly with DrumSynth).
  • Added 'repeat block length' (just visual).
  • ALT+click on a wheel to reset it.
  • Zipped channels bugfix.
  • Added 256 colors warning message.
  • Added some tips.
  • Finally up to 64 notes per pattern.
  • Patterns take less memory (but who cares).
  • Added 'Fill each x notes' to channel menu.
  • The prog now takes a bit less graphic resources (but still too much).

Version 1.4.0 - 10/27/98

  • Added quick 'Load sample...' in the channel context menu.
  • Added a small starting 4 channels kit in the package.
  • Added auto-scroll to the selected channel (arrow keys).
  • Main window never goes below screen bottom.
  • Math copro related bugfix.
  • Drag/drop small bugfix.
  • Added background wallpaper (for those who don't like to have the desktop behind).
  • Loop selection in the playlist (right click+drag down).
  • More hints on the wheels (numeric value).
  • Faster stretching.
  • Added linear interpolation to realtime stretching (optional).
  • Added interpolation to imported wave files under 44Khz.
  • Output scope has a faster response.
  • Added 'Big Scope' skin.
  • Saves *.nfo file on rendering (for FruityTracks/DMM).
  • Added quick 'copy whole pattern'.
  • Added drumkits.
  • More compatibility with compressed wav formats (ADPCM & mu-LAW can now be loaded using the installed ACM codecs several times).
  • Save modified sample (right click the scope in the channel settings).
  • Can now render to mono.
  • Finally added pattern length (set globally).
  • Added integrated FastWAV-like sample browser (CTRL+B).
  • Changed the ugly Windows scrollbar.
 

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