Cockos - REAPER v1.881

Making Music

Changes:

* scrollbars: small thumbs should look better in advance themes
* scrollbars: fixed some dandruff nitpick
* undo history window now supports manual purging of selected undo states
* new options to save undo history with project (prefs/general)
* optional alternate redo history support (lets you have a tree of redo states, but uses more RAM)
* losers new JS transient shaper (for drums)
* scott stillwells JS stereowidth
* tinting of advanced theme panel backgrounds now follows prefs setting
* scrollbars: fixed arrows drawing on classic theme
* scrollbars: fixed alpha thumb drawing when using advance themes
* scrollbars: optimized drawing speed when using advance themes
* ReaXcomp: a new powerful multiband compressor
* ReaVerbate: a simple DSP reverb (based on FreeVerb)
* ReaVerb: added reverb generator (using DSP core of ReaVerbate)
* tint track panel backgrounds now works for advanced themes with background images
* bypass state preserved on fx offline/online
* added play rate and transport actions to transport context menu
* cleaned up ruler context menus (added items, removed smaller alternate menu)
* WAVE reader: support for WAV/AIFF files named .L and .R
* scrollbars: improved drawing speed
* scrollbars: added support for new scrollbar png format
* ctrl+click fx chain checkmark now sets fx offline
* support for PNG splash screens
* fixed timing of recorded takes added using varispeed and loop selection autopunch
* added actions to set all fx in selected tracks online/offline
* updated transport/toolbar code for mac compatibility
* fixed mouse bug with vertical faders in plug-ins
* better support for large number of tracks on small screens in routing dialog
* added workaround for hangs during minimize with video items
* better normalization peak detection
* small pngs (w less than 3) for button images will no longer be drawn
* fx chain: you can now set each effect to "offline" to unload it from RAM
* fx chain: fixed keyboard shortcut displays on context menu

REAPER is a powerful Windows application for multitrack recording and editing of audio.

* Portable - supports running from USB keys or other removable media
* 64 bit audio engine
* Excellent low-latency performance
* Multiprocessor capable
* Direct multi-track recording to many formats including WAV/BWF/W64, AIFF, WavPack, FLAC, OGG, and MIDI.
* Extremely flexible routing
* Fast, tool-less editing
* Supports a wide range of hardware (nearly any audio interface, outboard hardware, many control surfaces)
* Support for VST, VSTi, DX, DXi effects
* ReaPlugs: high quality 64 bit effect suite
* Tightly coded - installer is just over 2MB

Editing features

* Tool-less mouse interface -- spend less time clicking
* Drag and drop files to instantly import them into a project
* Support for mixing any combination of file type/samplerate/bit depth on each track
* Easily split, move, and resize items
* Each item has easily manipulated fades and volume
* Tab to transient support
* Configurable and editable automatic crossfading of overlapping items
* Per-item pitch shift and time stretch
* Arbitrary item grouping
* Markers and envelopes can be moved in logical sync with editing operations
* Ripple editing - moving/deletion of items can optionally affect later items
* Multiple tempos and time signatures per project
* Ability to define and edit project via regions
* Automation envelopes

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