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.

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FL Studio 10.0.0

Tuesday, March 29, 2011


New project browser.

Patcher plugin.

ZGameEditor Visualizer plugin.



Fixed problem with sidechain selectors in Vocodex.

Fixed tiny bug in envelope filter tool.

Fixed rendering start time problem.

Fixed small bug on playlist loop marker deletion.

Fixed bug when deleting playlist clips through their menu.

Fixed bug when undoing recording of audio+piano roll when there were no notes yet.

Fixed crash when sending presets directly to plugin window in some rare cases.

Fixed bug in Fruity Love Philter's waveshaper.

Fixed sample browser's hot hint minor bug.

Fixed bug in Fruity Convolver's own smart disabling.

Slicex & Fruity Convolver now store local filenames (avoiding searching).

Audio clip positions now snapped to samples (better for linear interpolator).

FL VSTi: fixed crash on close in other hosts.

DirectWave: improved sfz import.

Fixed bug in playlist song loop marker when piano roll pops up.

Bugfix in Riff Machine's randomization.

FL Studio 9.9.7

Monday, March 7, 2011

(Pubic Beta)



Bugfixes updates: (install on top of 9.9 beta)



(update 7b)

Patcher: fixed root note behaviour

Wrapper: removed old bug fix to solve

Wrapper: added "secure processor" option, when switched off will allow Nexus and possibly other plugins to work better



(update 6)

Patcher: fixed automation of VST plugin parameters

Patcher: show menu with connection options when dropping "io drag line" on module

Patcher: added "remember tab size" option (on by default)

Patcher: preview keyboard shows in all tabs, can be hidden

Wrapper: fixed wrong editor size when saving fxp in bridged mode



(update 5b)

fixed artwork folder for Patcher

fixed effect Patcher dll name



(update 5)

renamed Chainer to Patcher

Convolver: fixed noise when using plugin slot level knob

Patcher: remember optional audio input connections when reloading song

Patcher: send note on/off to effect plugins

Patcher: fixed multi-link related freeze

Patcher: fixed crash when using randomize preset

Patcher: collapsed plugin editors are still collapsed when closing and re-opening Patcher window

Patcher: dashboard controls are now published as parameters (right-click menu, automation, ...)

Patcher: auto-connect new effect when added

Patcher: auto-connect effect to module if its preset was dropped on that module

Patcher: some small speed improvements



(update 4)

Patcher: added FL param menu items to param i/o nodes

Patcher: audio outputs were removed while loading settings

Patcher: fixed demo mode check for Wasp XT

Patcher: fixed random noise when changing latencies

Patcher: fixed loading old interfaceless VST settings

Patcher: fixed multiple inputs for effect version

Patcher: fixed processing of env controller

Patcher: update channel pitch for midi voices

Patcher: fixed crash with PoiZone on song relocation

Patcher: fixed loading of effect event i/o connections

Patcher: fixed event input for effect plugins

Patcher: fixed sends for plugins

Patcher: made it easier to select i/o nodes when making a connection

Patcher: fixed loading control values

Patcher: fixed auto caption numbering when More... list is used

Patcher: fixed caption for plugins with 4-character names

Patcher: small fix to default plugin position

Convolver & Slicex: use relative paths when saving sample filenames

FL VSTi: fixed crash closing Reaper / Cubase x64 / Sonar x64 with FL VSTi loaded

FL VSTi: fixed deletion of FLEngine.dll in some circumstances



(update 3)

Uses new version of Lame encoder (3.98.4)

Newtone: end marker can now be moved

Newtone: added 'select all slices' option (uses Ctrl+A shortcut)

Newtone: added reset option to 3 knobs

Newtone: fixed "drag zoom rectangle isn't removed after drag zoom"

Newtone: fixed midi export

Patcher: handles max poly (Patcher itself, not the plugins inside)

Patcher: responds to main pitch slider

Patcher: now uses favorites list from FL

Patcher: auto-number plugin captions (when several plugins with same name are added)

Patcher: control name remains when loading saved settings

Patcher: channel volume/pitch now works for VST plugins

Patcher: fixed crash when triggering voice in effect VST plugin

Patcher: midi note velocity wasn't handled correctly in response to FPV_GetInfo

Patcher: fixed sound bug related to Harmless

Patcher: published params keep automation/controller links

Patcher: fixed crash when changing routing in mixer (effect version)

Patcher: fixed error saving Sytrus when Patcher is hidden

Patcher: stop all playing notes when plugin is flushed

Wrapper: reversed Nexus fix because it caused other anomalies



(update 2)

Convolver: fixed smart disable check (now works in Patcher)

Newtone: end marker can now be moved (by moving/resizing last slice)

Wrapper: queue loading of bridged plugins again (iLok problem)

Wrapper: fixed issue with Nexus 2 plugin



(update 1)

Newtone: fixed scrollbar not appearing until resize

Patcher: fixed dry signal bug

Patcher: fixed plugin registration issues

Patcher: fixed channel volume implementation (Wasp XT)

Patcher: you can now drop presets from "save preset as" menu

FL Studio 9.9.0

Monday, February 28, 2011

(Pubic Beta)



New project browser - Project Picker

ZGameEditor Visualizer



Fixed problem with sidechain selectors in Vocodex.

Fixed tiny bug in envelope filter tool.

Fixed rendering start time problem.

Fixed small bug on playlist loop marker deletion.

Fixed bug when deleting playlist clips through their menu.

Fixed bug when undoing recording of audio+piano roll when there were no notes yet.

Fixed crash when sending presets directly to plugin window in some rare cases.

Fixed bug in Fruity Love Philter's waveshaper.

Fixed problem when relocating effect plugin slots.

FL Studio 9.8.0

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

(Pubic Beta)




Alt key flips snapping instead of forcing it off.

New "Frozen LFO" option in envelopes.

"Multilink to controllers" 's popup now features single last tweaked parameter as well.

Score export to PDF file from the Piano roll



Fixed piano roll zoom bug.

Bugfix in Vocodex's sidechain selector.

DirectWave: fixed "random" rename of DW channel on reload

Newtone: reset playback position when stopping playback in FL

Newtone: fixed crash copying notes

Newtone: fixed clicks/pops on audio export

Newtone: made sample loading safer

Newtone: changed note center behaviour

Newtone: fixed display of bars when time signature changes

Newtone: fixed midi timing issue

Soundfont Player: disabled threaded processing

Wrapper: fixed buffer crash in bridged effects

Wrapper: fixed initial i/o assignment for bridged plugins

Wrapper: avoid division by zero errors in bridge

Wrapper: fixed crash on exit for bridged plugins in some circumstances

Wrapper: fixed detection of 64bit dlls

Wrapper: other changes and fixes for bridge




(update 8 )

directwave: fixed freeze bug


(update 7)

newtone: fixed crash using File > New in certain conditions

directwave: fixed freeze opening FL project with "auto close device" on

formula controller: fixed meter visuals


(update 6)

newtone: fixed meters not updating

newtone: fixed display bug resizing notes

newtone: fixed editor size after closing/reopening editor

wrapper: fixed sending midi from bridged plugin to FL (bug using Thesys plugin)

updated slicex


(update 5)

fixed saving of settings in bridged plugins

made change that should fix endless knob behaviour


(update 4)

fixed timeout check for bridged plugins


(update 3)

changed loading of bridged plugins (shouldn't time out as much, couldn't verify)


(update 2)

fixed sidechaining in Vocodex

updated Wave Candy


(update 1)

updated help file

fixed Newtone expiration issue

fixed NewStuff song to load Pitcher correctly

fixed Edison artwork

FL Studio 9.7.0

Monday, November 22, 2010

(public beta)



New playback/preview tool in playlist (alt+right click).

New "New pattern" button in step seq.

Ctrl+middle click on playlist tracks to resize them.

New "Small scrollbars in editors" option.

Playlist: left shift flips pencil/brush.

Added beats to time segment options in PR/PL.

Piano roll: (shift+)H or J cycles through filled channels.

"Make unique" now warns if the clip is already unique in the playlist.

Alt+click on ghost notes becomes double-right click (and still X1 button).

Filenames stored in project files now packed using known local data paths and system ones, for better shareability.



Fixed crash when "Split by channel" while PR is open.

Fixed vel mapping not updating when "resetting" it.

Fixed broken View->Browser menu items.

Fixed stuff related to song loop marker.

Fixed bug in playlist's merge pattern clips.

Fixed right-clicking on pattern selector in step seq.

Changed behavior of right-clicking on playlist's scroller.

Autoscrolling disabled when adding markers.

Fixed held click on clips using pencil.

Fixed wrong cursor when shift+add note in PR.

Maximus: fixed bug when envelope is set to flat centered.

Fixed 2 little browser autohide bugs.

Fixed reset values in channel settings knobs for automation clips.

Improved keyboard focus in FL plugins.

Fixed sorting of channels in piano roll's list.

Fixed case sensivity in plugin picker key search.

Opening a plugin doesn't keep the previous sample loaded into the channel in some cases.

Added workaround for graphic driver bug on titlebars in some cases.

Little bugfix in envelope editor.

Fixed bug in PR's vertical zoom.




(update 6b)

fixed Newtone loading/saving of files with special characters

fixed NewStuff for changes to Pitcher

fixed wrapper defaulting to inactive outputs for bridged plugins ("no sound" bug)


(update 5)

Newtone: changed center knob behaviour: it's now relative to the current pitch offset of notes instead of the original offset

Pitcher: control notes will need to be transposed up 1 octave (select all and use Ctrl + Up arrow). MIDI latching switches will need re-setting and Panning knob re-adjusting. Updated NewStuff included in update 6.

wrapper: fixed initial input and output offset index for (64bit) bridged plugins


(update 4)

Newtone: made sample loading a bit safer against crashes

Newtone: fixed center knob behaviour


(update 3)

Newtone: fixed fade in/out issue

Pitcher: fixed demo mode, various other fixes


(update 2)

fix in using "fixed size buffers" in bridged mode


(update 1)

Newtone: various bugfixes

wrapper: fixed bridged mode

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