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 7.0

Tuesday, January 30, 2007


Little GUI redesign.

Sytrus: hint in harmonics editor not lagging anymore.

Sytrus / envelope editor: ctrl+shift to bypass point snapping.

Sytrus / envelope editor: multilevel undo & display updates.

Fixed little memory leak in browser's history.

Fixed wrong displayed hint for automation clips.

No more flicker when resizing plugin windows.

New resampling engine, support for mono & 32bit wavs.

Mapped scroll-lock key to FL's autoscrolling.

Switched to Delphi 2006.

Fixed tiny glitch with mixer icons.

BeepMap: can now drop bitmaps onto channel buttons.

Improved audio recording to disk (no more crackles when recording lots of mixer tracks).

Reworked toolbars, with CPU usage graph and RAM meter.

Can now edit samples from the browser item popup.

Can now drop any file onto the browser to get the folder added to the extra folders

(handy when using the browser to preview sounds).

Added large browser aspect.

Fixed minor bug in multiband compressor (master meter was all mono).

Fixed crashing bug in granulizer.

Little bugfix in Fruity Delay Bank.

Small UI changes & optimizations in Sytrus.

New Fruity Love Philter effect plugin.

Sytrus: little speed improvement when processing arpeggiated/gated presets.

Audio device now stored by name rather than by index.

New Edison audio editor.

Right-shift in piano roll & playlist to pan the editor (same as in Edison).

Support for 16bit integer/32bit float/mono/stereo samples inside FL, Fruity Granulizer & Fruity Slicer.

Faster slicing in FL, Fruity Slicer, Fruity Granulizer and Edison.

Added spectral view in Fruity Slicer.

Sytrus: several speedups when triggering voices, computing & importing shapes.

Fixed crashing project browser when a mixer control was linked in omni mode.

Sytrus: slightly improved plucked string generator.

Fruity wrapper: added "Invalidate editor window" option (on by default)

Fruity wrapper: fixed bug in preset names that start with "-"

Fruity wrapper: bugfix: effect version copies input to output when no plugin is loaded

Fruity wrapper: bugfix: "fixed size buffers" option is now saved for each plugin

FPC: added popup menu for sample displays

FPC: middle-click on a sample display now opens that sample in Edison

FPC: fixed layer display after dropping a wave

FPC: fixed a crashing bug with empty layers

FPC: reimplemented resampling

FPC: re-implemented sample loading, it's now independent of FL's sample loading and

loads mono and 32bit samples faster

FPC: fixed two bugs importing midi files and other minor bugfixes

ReWired: added selection of bus and channel for the ReWired channel to send its notes to (midi options window)

FL DXi: updated calculation of time information to prevent continuous resynchronizing in Sonar versions 4.04 and up

Edison: much improved spectrum display.

Sytrus: little speed & quality enhancement and now up to 256 harmonics per operator.

Sytrus: fixed rare crash when editing waveshaper envelope.

Added new stretching methods to FL & Fruity Slicer.

Added stretching tool to Edison.

Mono ASIO inputs now listed in the mixer's input list, so that you can record from mono sources.

Fixed little bug in mixer state loading.

Added 'stairs' line mode to envelope editor.

Some generators can now be threaded for some CPU gain on dual cores.

Introducing smart disable mode for generators as well.

Improved fading/declicking in Edison, Fruity Slicer and FL.

Fixed rare mixer track relocation bug.

Fixed unreleased notes when using sustain in recording mode.

Linked sustain pedal to step jump in step editing mode.

Sytrus: unison panning, volume and pitch now update running voices when automated.

Sytrus: added 'bipolar LFO tension' option to LFO's.

Sytrus: added cherry phaser filter.

Browser now previews the sample's root note.

Added more safety checks for bad wav samples.

Plugin windows & mixer can now be detached from the main window.

Fixed tiny keyboard problem with detached windows.

Added pattern clips to the playlist.

Improved zoom tool in playlist tracks.

Ctrl+right click = zoom in playlist & piano roll.

Undo for automation clips, and more meaningful undo names.

Can now turn event automation into automation clips.

Double-click pattern clips to edit its contents.

Spectrum can now be displayed in channel settings & audio clips.

Support for AIFF files in sampler channels & Edison.

Support for Apple Loops AIFF extensions.

Updated zipping DLL.

Dashboard: added "Send all values" option

Dashboard: fixed sending values of switches and patch selectors

Dashboard: updates for note off velocity support and note on velocity calculation

DirectWave: now loads AIFF samples

DirectWave: VST preset file loader in autosampler

DirectWave: lots of bugfixes

FL Keys: fixed loading of some 16bit waves

FPC: reimplemented voice and envelope processing

FPC: now loads AIFF, MP3 and REX files

FPC: now exports to SFZ format

FPC: preview notes now also trigger cut groups

FPC: fixed layer tune

FPC: allow selection of regions in a wave for start/end points

FPC: added possibility to keep current note layout when changing presets

FPC: added option to map every pad to a note one by one (per bank)

FPC: the pan envelope can't cut a voice anymore

Edison: new click-free editing.

Added 32Bit stream option to DirectSound output.

FL is now optimized for ClearType.

Fixed 2 minor glitches in PR.

Escape to abort file searching is now more responsive.

Added 'huge' to browser size modes.

Playlist clips can now be smaller.

Fixed occasional crash when assigning hardware XY controllers to params.

Assigning notes to slices made easier in Fruity Slicer plugin ("Last hit key" in menu).

Double-clicking a pattern clip opens the piano roll/event editor at the time it was clicked.

Added support for Novation ReMOTE SL controller.

New velocity & release mapping curves in the MIDI settings.

Support for note off velocity in piano roll, imported MIDI files, MIDI out & Sytrus plugins.

Sytrus: unlink velocity from volume, link velocity & release to attack & release.

New online news & events toolbar.

Fruity Slicer: can assign a slice to the last hit key.

Fixed MIDI file import bug.

Little fix in wav file loader.

Video Player: fixed time calculation for steps per beat other than 4

Wrapper: added "Save all programs" option

Wrapper: several bugfixes

Wrapper: added "MIDI Channel Aftertouch" special parameter to control aftertouch in a plugin

'Set smart disable for all effects' changed to 'Set smart disable for all plugins' (now including generators).

New Fruity Parametric EQ 2 plugin.