FL STUDIO HISTORY

Version History

Below you can find the history of FL Studio and how a simple midi-only drum sequencer turned into a fully fledged virtual studio. Please note that registered users receive all of the features below for free as part of our Lifetime Free Updates policy.


FL Studio 3.5.4

Wednesday, June 19, 2002


Can now copy, paste, save & restore automation.

FruityLoops now available as a VSTi plugin.

Multi ASIO output added.

New advanced quantization in piano roll.

New advanced pattern-based chopper in piano roll.

Improved channel envelopes (tension).

Added batch export of FX tracks into separate wave files.

New Fruity fast dist plugin (same dist as for the TS404).

New Fruity soft clipper plugin.

Improved Fruity slicer plugin (added 'fill gaps' option & slice reversing).

Improved global beat slicing (layering).

Improved Fruity wrapper plugins.       

Added recording precount.

Support for speech synthesis (.speech files).

Added sample start to Fruity granulizer plugin.

New step edit mode.

Much improved (but not compatible) TS404.

Fruity wrappers now support DXi2 plugins.

New kick synthesizer plugin.

 

Improved (but slower) sinc interpolation (thx to arguru).

Improved hermite interpolation (now 6 points) (thx to Yehar).

Right click metronome for another tick sound.

Right click wait for input to allow it only when recording.

MIDI activity LED now blinks yellow if the MIDI message wasn't handled (assigned to nothing).

Master sync now sends MIDI continue message instead of MIDI start.

Time in seconds now displayed by the playlist in the hint bar.

Project bones now includes automation as well.

Fine time offset knob now automatable (can now do shuffle using internal controllers).

Peak meters optionally in dB format (see general settings).

Tiny bugfix in envelope processing.

MIDI out plugin now supports channel aftertouch (& also redesigned visually).

Removed unuseful auto maximize & stop at bottom options.

MIDI remote control window redesigned a little.

Added quick preset randomizing & hybridize mode for plugins.

Slightly improved pattern humanizer.

Fruity soundfont player now searches for the first valid patch after a soundfont is loaded.

Added 'explore' menu item to browser.

Added 'Select linked channels' option & FX track renaming (effects window).

Bugfix in soundfont player & improved HQ rendering.

Bugfix in echo delay combined with the time shift.

Bugfixes in Fruity reeverb (now works fine at any mixing rate).

Small bugfix in channel muting.

Small bugfix in layer channels.

Small bugfix in Fruity slicer (sample rate conversion).

Small bugfix in step seq vol knob's gauge.

Color=$BBGGRR now recognized in browser info files.

Fixed two bad memory leaks.

Bugfix in DrumSynth patch loader.

Improved step sequencer.

Mouse wheel now scrolls step seq keyboard edit.