20.7.1 (2020/06/15)Bugfixes(common)9298 & 9299 Automation for some mixer track controls isn't applied when there is latency- 9

15 December 2020

20.7.1 (2020/06/15)



9298 & 9299 Automation for some mixer track controls isn't applied when there is latency


9286 Scripting: ui.ShowWindow doesn't open piano roll when that is closed

9284 Scripting: impossible to select some values in graph editor from within FIRE

9190 Scripting: OnUpdateBeatIndicator is not called on count in

9126 Scripting: OnRefresh event is not called on all places where midi device should be updated

20.7.1 RC1 (2020/06/10)


9270 Focus the speech dialog text edit when the window is shown

9191 New: macro to remove all Edison instances

8874 Show "All plugins bundle" in about window

9231 Show a warning message when a mixer track route is deleted and a plugin was sending to it


9058 DirectWave: improved plugin loading time when the the editor window is not visible

9071 FLEX: added Ctrl + Up and Down keyboard shortcuts to directly load previous and next presets

9216 Newtime and Newtone: added tempo display and tempo sync button to toolbar

9216 Newtime and Newtone: added "Use project time on load" option

9128 ZGE Visualizer: added more parameters to "Mobius Object" effect

9145 ZGE Visualizer: drop wave files to import list of video cues

9134 ZGE Visualizer: reduced video memory usage and increased performance for complex presets

9153 ZGE Visualizer: clicking on a video cue in the video cue list will now trigger this cue.

9223 ZGE Visualizer: fully transparent layers are now skipped to save CPU

FL Studio Mobile updated to v3.3.2 (https://forum.image-line.com/viewtopic.php?f=1964&t=163040)


9023 Scripting: added auto-detection of python devices

9124 Scripting: added mixer.isTrackMuted and mixer.muteTrack

9125 Scripting: added optional parameters for device.midiOutMessage

9131 Scripting: added pattern selection functions

9120 Scripting: added ui.setFocused function

9091 Scripting: added widPlugin option to ui.GetFocused function

9073 Scripting: scripts can now set a defined state for some functions

9207 Scripting: added optional parameters to transport.setSongPos

9248 Scripting: added function to get receiver port number

9237 Scripting: added optional value parameter for ui up/left/down/right functions

9226 Scripting: MIDI sync indicator doesn't turn orange when event is handled



9204 Access violation when using the Kontrol F1 controller

9247 Audio/automation PDC switch in mixer menu doesn't set the project as "changed"

9166 Audio gaps at beginning of recordings with PDC

9193 Audio sent from Fruity Send is not correctly delay compensated

9065 Automated controls don't show the correct value when delayed

9105 Background picture and HTML filenames are stored without using environment variables

9111 Color names in the color dialog are not accurate

9269 Can't create speech file in a folder that has unicode characters

9188 Channel Settings don't open after the Channel has been renamed with Left+Shift Rename Dialog

9186 Color selector 'Preset colors' doesn't scale properly for non-integer scaling factors

9106 Crash when importing a MIDI file to FLEX

9025 Crash selecting from the "most recently used" files list

8906 Crash selecting a file or directory in the "save as" dialog

8225 Crash in TMIDIInDevice_Fire.ProcessMIDIMsg

9150 Crash Report - Division by zero after using Euclidean Fill Type in Advanced Fill tool

9010 Crash report: FLEngine_x64.dll Exception: Access violation in GetEventIDInfo

9202 Crash when opening the online menu

9179 Crash-log generation doesn't work for plugins

9170 Crash when rendering playlist tracks

9236 Crash when using the pattern picker's Right-click > Select unused option

8963 Create DirectWave instrument window doesn't remember some settings

9101 Drag line shows in picker panel after scrolling and then selecting an item

9035 Dropping a MIDI file on an empty space in the channel rack creates a new, empty channel

9102 Dropping multiple items in the picker panel on their original position behaves strangely

9143 Effect plugin windows are sometimes too narrow to show the mute button in the toolbar

9108 Events are incorrectly imported from a MIDI file that's dropped on a FLEX channel

9109 Events imported from a MIDI file have a low value when FLEX is used instead of MIDI Out

9156 Fix grammar for - FL Studio has encountered an error and need to restart

8930 FL Studio suddenly stops working while adding FLEX

9062 Ghost events in the PR are shown in color instead of grayed out

9099 Middle-click in the picker panel doesn't reset the selection but adds the item to it

9208 "NOT GUI THREAD" message when recording with countdown active

9274 Opening the last slot in a mixer track from a keyboard shortcut or controller doesn't always work

9218 Palette editor doesn't accept #000000 as a type-in value

9239 PDC for plugin mix level doesn't work properly for plugins after a plugin with latency plugin

9084 Playback state is not always set correctly when there's latency

9229 Plugin Picker doesn't show up properly on very wide aspect ratio screens (ex. 32:9)

9245 Potential for deadlock in automation delay

9045 Problems after recording to filenames that start with a whitespace

9116 Recording audio into the playlist inserts the recorded sample in the wrong position when looped

9238 "Show files when complete" option is shown in render window when consolidating tracks

9172 Some patterns on playlist are not repainted until you click on them

9046 Time markers are lost after pattern merging

7636 Triangle icon added when a channel is named the same as a pattern

9178 Unwanted smoothing when rendering a song with the main level fader adjusted

9222 Using multi-link with some VST3 plugins freezes the program

9092 Wrong detection of focused window for Mackie CU device


9095 FLEX: problems loading presets that have the same name as those in different packs

9260 FLEX: mod matrix uses processing power even when its parameters don't change

9151 FLEX : static noise on output in preset Saif Sameer - Dense

9176 Newtime and Newtone: "Drag selection" icon Right-click text bug

9252 Wrapper: MIR PRO generates loud audio output when 2 or more instances are loaded

9082 Wrapper: time information has an additional delay when behind a plugin with latency

9118 Wrapper: incorrect call sequence when resetting a VST3 plugin

9129 ZGE Visualizer: problems when using more than one instance of the plugin

9127 ZGE Visualizer: the "MIDI port" setting is not saved correctly if the value is 0

9144 ZGE Visualizer: Typo in "Youlean Peak Shape" parameter "tickness" (should be "thickness")

9141 ZGE Visualizer: NDI output should be given unique names

9174 ZGE Visualizer: video sync does not start with "Start)" marker

9168 ZGE Visualizer: uDMX compatibility issues

9167 ZGE Visualizer: crash if a video is exported without a compatible GPU

9268 ZGE Visualizer: error message when Youlean Blur is first layer

9262 ZGE Visualizer: Audio Plane effect only reacts to audio when song is playing

9253 ZGE Visualizer: using shift + left/right to move a layer doesn't scroll the selected layer into view

9246 ZGE Visualizer: Alps effect does not render at full height

9244 ZGE Visualizer: FruityDanceLine shadow does not use alpha value

9243 ZGE Visualizer: TextDraw prints white squares if first character is a space

9227 ZGE Visualizer: Video export quality degradation compared to FL Studio 20.6


9081 Scripting: continuousMove function does the same as continuousMove_pos

9088 Scripting: freeze when using MidiOutMsg

9089 Scripting: missing muteTrack function for the playlist

9123 Scripting: muteChannel and isChannelMuted functions works reversed

9104 Scripting: patterns.patternCount returns 999 when the project has no patterns

9114 Scripting: setChannelVolume uses a normalized value while getChannelVolume uses 0..1.28

9076 Scripting: setPlaybackSpeed with wrong values will crash

9090 Scripting: ui.GetFocused function always returns 0

9107 Scripting: ui.getVisible and ui.getFocused return wrong values for browser and PR

9139 Scripting: mixer.setRouteTo should return active state

9135 Scripting: transport.setSongPos sets position but do not relocate song

9130 Scripting: Call OnRefresh when value of linked control changed inside FL

9137 Scripting: Add transport.getSongPosTime function

9162 Scripting: Mute & Solo doesn't trigger OnRefresh

9185 Scripting: Allow on/off values for channels.showEditor/channels.focusEditor

9201 Scripting: Add optional parameter to add full channel count with channels.channelCount function

8982 Scripting: Split "Controller type" list into script and built-in parts

9200 Scripting: Add error message for missing linked device

9189 Scripting: midi sync indicator doesn't turn orange when event is handled

9184 Scripting: some channel module functions could crash FL with non-existsing channel

9183 Scripting: channels.isGridBitAssigned is not needed as separate function

9181 Scripting: some functions in channel module work filtered and some with unfiltered channels

9180 Scripting: channels.showCSForm doesn't work

9171 Scripting: some setter functions doesn't refresh the their windows

9165 Scripting: call OnRefresh when linked value changed in the program doesn't work for generic links

9263 Scripting: channels.setStepParameterByIndex can crash FL with incorrect values

9240 Scripting: MCU doesn't display latest character send to display

9235 Scripting: missing general.undoDown function

9164 Scripting: HW_Dirty_FocusedWindow is not fired on plugin focus changes

9163 Scripting: Assigning of the target mixer tracks for channels in the channel rack is laggy

9157 Scripting: Add PEAK_L_INV and PEAK_R_INV modes for mixer.getTrackPeaks

9136 Scripting: Add transport.getSongLength function


9173 Advanced fill tool crashes when closing

9228 Program freezes if a messagebox appears and the application loses focus

9115 SendKeyInput crashes when F12 is used while and external plugin is open

9221 Split "Controller type" list into script and built-in parts doesn't work properly

9210 No crash dialog shown for exceptions in the UI thread


9093 Wrapper: VST3 plugins are not unloaded properly when removed

20.7 (30 April 2020)


9054 The Presets view of the color dialog now shows the old color picker layout


9043 ZGE Visualizer: added "square 1:1" to the aspect ratio selector

FL Studio Mobile updated to v3.2.85 (https://forum.image-line.com/viewtopic.php?f=1964&t=163040)



9007 Crash when initializing Maschine MIDI device

9059 Incorrect position in plugins when playback is stopped

9036 "Line" snap quantizes automation while recording

8573 Missing samples dialog has hidden "reload project" button focused when opening a project

9031 Rendering WhatsNew.flp visually stalls, progress bar does not update (Anna Mia song)

9049 Scripting: can not remap MIDI IN channel (OnMidiMsg)

9053 Some templates included in the installer don't have the "Compensate automations" option set

9034 When importing a MIDI file, no FLEX channels are added if the "new project" option is unchecked


8862 DirectWave: crash writing the configuration to a file

9055 Fruity balance: cpu usage is too high when the editor window is open

9042 VFX Envelope: envelopes are triggered early

9044 ZGE Visualizer: special "space" unicode characters appear as squares in wizard presets


9033 Crash on overwriting file during export on Catalina

9067 Crash on audio thread if input device has different properties than output device

20.7 Release Candidate 3 (23 April 2020)


8983 The url defined in MIDI scripts is now used as the support link (if it's on the FL Studio forum)


8920 Control Surface: use new color dialog

8955 Diagnostic: show additional information while performing initial tests

9022 ZGE Visualizer: added "Simple" mode to effect list



8976 Access violation scanning for plugins

8951 Automation clip preview in the picker panel doesn't always update when it should

8995 Burn MIDI for step sequencer swing results in oddly overlapping notes

8962 Crash while moving patterns up

8956 Crash when adding a plugin

8912 Disk recording is offset if you select part of the time line not starting at 0

8974 MIDI scripting: OnSysex event is never called

8971 Old color picker appears when extended mouse buttons are clicked in the name editor

8948 Punch out recording is one tick late


9015 Control Creator: range check error when FXAttack or FXRelease for a button are set to zero

8987 Diagnostic: access violation during initial scan

8953 FLEX: scrolling is erratic when you get to the bottom of the pack list

8970 Newtone: playback position snaps back to beginning when slices are dragged op and down

8961 VFX Envelope: no pause at the default value for Envelope and LFO amount knobs

8941 VFX Envelope: visual glitch when the color button value changes

8990 Vocodex: crash opening a menu in one instance when another was removed

8965 ZgeViz: sometimes saving a still image does not contain all details

8980 ZgeViz: ampersand character not visible with TextTrueType


8952 Wrapper: Oxford Limiter plugin's editor window is not the correct size when the display is scaled

20.7 Release Candidate 2 (16 April 2020)


8879 The drop location for samples with unknown length is shown with a fade out on the right side

8902 Select a color and close the color picker by double-clicking on a color

8919 The View > "Python output" menu has been renamed to "Script output"

8891 Added button to copy results from the test log



8943 Crash related to restarting a MIDI device

8911 Disk recording doesn't work for tracks with a negative latency set

8880 Division by zero error after using Advanced Fill tool

8927 Plugins aren't notified about playback if they're opened while FL Studio is playing

8910 The mixer's "Compensate automations" option isn't saved in the project

8901 The color dialog appears partially off screen if it's opened close to the edge

8899 The text color for notes with the same note color but different velocity is sometimes different

8934 MIDI scripting: F11 and F12 keys are not supported in the GenericTransport function

8935 MIDI scripting: mixer.soloTrack doesn't work


8921 Control Surface: changing colors for the Keyboard control doesn't always work

8873 Convolver: the T shortcut doesn't trigger its impulse

8895 DirectWave: presets that use ogg-encoded samples take longer than expected to open

8928 Patcher: crash when opening NewTime or Newtone

8942 ZGE Visualizer: incorrect behaviour when effects are several levels deep in subfolders


6814 File creation date is changed when an existing file is saved

8917 Crash on exit when FL Studio VSTi is open


8649 DirectWave: Can't find DirectWaveCtEngine library when opening external sample formats

20.7 Release Candidate 1 (8 April 2020)


4018 Automation and time delay compensation (experimental)

8105 Added automatic looping to the Advanced Fill tool in the channel rack

4299 Note colors can now be customized

3496 New color picker

8509 Added warning when changing the user data folder location

8568 Changed default template to "Basic 808 with limiter"

8593, #8627 Added menu items and a keyboard shortcut to arm or disarm all selected mixer tracks

8499 Added option to import MIDI files using FLEX channels instead of MIDI Out

7418 Added a way to run all tests in sequence

8684 Improved startup time with certain MIDI devices attached

8659 Added in-app shop button to the toolbar

8746 Added "Percentage" column to plugin performance monitor

8706 Added Help menu entry for the in-app shop

8824 Show a warning when PPQ is set to a lower value

8878 Added Shift+C shortcut to color channels with a gradient and Ctrl+Shift+C for random colors


4016 Added VFX Envelope plugin

8167 Distructor: Added Mono and Wide modes for Delay 3 based chorus

8673 FLEX: added support for previous and next preset selection via MIDI controllers

8715 FLEX: improved startup time

8788 FLEX: direct users to knowledge base in case of download errors

8661 FL Studio ReWire is now deprecated and will be removed in a future version

5097 FL Studio ReWire will no longer auto-start when FL Studio run while a ReWire host is active

8441 Newtime: Added an option to select the beat detection method

8745 Wrapper: optimizations to processing

7642 ZGE Visualizer: new and improved video export wizard

8689 ZGE Visualizer: new effect "ParamMorphTarget"

8709 ZGE Visualizer: changed the default audio quality for video export to 256kbps

8717 ZGE Visualizer: new effect "Audio Plane" by StevenM

8810 ZGE Visualizer: dropping ".zla" files on the "Add layer" button will now add a new layer

8830 ZGE Visualizer: updated NDI to version 4.5

8883 ZGE Visualizer: 137 new shader effects

8882 ZGE Visualizer: improved .mov file compatibiltity with the QTRLE codec

8889 ZGE Visualizer: effects are displayed in a tree view by default

FL Studio Mobile updated to v3.2.78 (https://forum.image-line.com/viewtopic.php?f=1964&t=163040)



8598 Access Violation with the Fire controller while changing mixer volume

8545 Advanced fill tool: Selecting a new channel doesn't change the channel in some circumstances

8793 Arpeggiator is always one tick late

8735 Automation clip is created with zero value if there's latency before the plugin

8585 Backups are deleted in wrong order

8569 Consolidate/export PL track exports tracks containing only automations

6881 Channel rack scrolls up when deleting a channel

8245 Crash during recording

8623 Crash loading a 2 hour long FLAC file

8257 Crash opening wavpack file

8590 Crash trying to import mp3 file

8564 Crash when deleting channel with graph editor opened under so6De circumstances

8307 Crash when dragging a sample over the playlist

8315 Crash when routing changes

8534 Crash with Akai MPG 25

8687 Crash changing routing when PDC is active

8658 Crash trying to unlock FL Studio from a file

8642 Crash drawing some images

8640 Crash when opening the piano roll

8425 Crash drawing a wave form in the channel settings window

8636 Crash when saving a mixer preset (unable to create a directory)

8590 Crash trying to import an MP3 file

8760 Crash at startup if FL Studio Fire edition is started without a device attached

8604 Crash when channel order changes

8753 Crash when IL Remote is enabled

8764 Crash when changing the pattern selector with a jog control

8837 Crash when resizing playlist tracks

8832 Crash in the playlist

8796 Crash in the channel rack

8787 Crash when notes are quantized

8781 Crash during audio recording

8817 Crash when dragging a sample to the channel rack from the browser

8677 Crash using "Burn MIDI to"

8494, 8495, 8571, 8696 Crashes when using piano roll tools (or after using them)

8652 Consolidate only mutes selected clips (or none if nothing is selected)

8843 Deleting a step in the graph editor doesn't work if there other PR notes in that same step

8663 Error "Not GUI thread" during mixer track rendering

8559 Export too many channels when split mixer tracks is used

8865 Export to a DirectWave instrument crashes when there is a lot of data to export

8763 Issues related to recording and delay compensation

8639 Markers are not copied to new channels when using "split by channel"

8771 Missing value in the hint bar for most parameters when editing events

8488 Piano roll data is removed after using the Advanced Fill tool, even when it's cancelled

8670 Piano roll "Strum" tool gives different length at different PPQ values

8531 Potential crashes when telling plugins about time signature changes

8631 Program freezes when moving a mixer track that has a sidechain input

8196 Recording doesn't stop at the expected position when loop recording is off and there is latency

8699 Recording doesn't stop when playback stops

8833 Right-click on the sample file name doesn't show the sample history popup

8823 Right-click on a step doesn't delete all notes within that step

8554 Shift value in the Graph Editor gets changed for multiple channels when it shouldn't be

8560 Strange behavior after deleting a length marker in the piano roll

8737 The audio input delay line is not processed when the input has no reported latency

8710 The delay line for generator plugins doesn't work when no audio is generated

8537 Time signature changes aren't broadcast to plugins

8469 Timing issue and crackling sound with PDC and sidechaining

8650 Various crashes when creating new folders


8711 Diagnostic: most render tests produce a red result

8795 DirectWave: crash when using "pitch bend" control in multi-bank

8846 DirectWave: options have no effect

8849 DirectWave: dropping a sample no longer automaps it according to its name

8888 DirectWave: crash opening a FLAC file in 32 bit

8512 Distructor: deadlock when the effect slot's enabled button is automated

8605 Distructor: broken automation if a module earlier in the chain is deleted when loading a project

8656 Distructor: the plugin is silent in the Wiselabs demo song

8707 FPC: delay compensation error when the plugin is routed to master track

8595 FLEX: browser scrolls to wrong pack on click

8694 FLEX: crash when the playing state changes

8719 FLEX: stretching goes out of time sporadically

8722 FLEX: crash when loading preset that use stretching

8720 FLEX : crash when loading Vintage Revival SH-100

8757 FLEX: the pack grid size is not reset when the General MIDI pack is used

8657 Fruity Balance: the last meter value shows when the plugin is disabled

8729 Fruity Limiter: notification of latency changes happens later than it should

8617 Maximus: there are sometimes invalid values in the audio

8672 Newtime: the program freezes when scrubbing audio

8176 Newtime: audio is glitchy while scrubbing if there's a big stretch factor

8174 Newtime: moving slices breaks visual representation of the edited audio

8602 Newtime: long samples are not played correctly when started from the middle

8686 Newtime: moving the position marker in an empty instance will crash the plugin

8175 Newtime: dragging first slice to a direction can generate loud high pitched beeps and noises

8828 Newtime: the "Cut" button should be removed

8683 Newtime and Newtone: audio sent to the playlist should use "Resample" as the time stretch mode

8516 Newtime and NewTone: some samples don't load

8561 NewTime: crash when changing the detection mode

8521 Newtone: playback doesn't stop when mouse button and ALT key are released in wrong order

8504 NewTone: dragging some parameters in advanced mode causes the entire view to scroll

8543 Patcher: window doesn't open automatically when a VFX plugin is opened in the mixer