Cockos - REAPER v1.885

Making Music

* perf meter: double-click in the FX list now opens the selected FX dialog
* perf meter: added FX list right-click context menu
* scrollbars: added mouse button down gfx for zoom +/-
* better track label background drawing
* media items can now have their loopable sections modified directly in their properties dialogs
* added actions to move item snap offsets to edit cursor, and to grid lines
* updated implode action to be less picky about item positioning
* added action to implode takes from items on same track
* media item normalize gain estimation is now more accurate
* editing tempo markers now affects later tempo markers if project set to beats mode
* tempo envelope point dialog: fixed mode list
* midi editor: now uses time signature of the start of the item (todo: handle changes)
* midi editor: better mouse behavior on small events
* midi editor: better play cursor
* midi editor: support for main transport synchronization when editing external midi files
* JS: added fft_ipermute and rfft_ipermute, for correct FFT support, added some new FFT based example fx
* reacomp: GR meter has a more useful, reduced range (for fletcher)
* reasamplomatic: better peaks display, added zoom in/out on waveform (using left/right mouse buttons)
* added native Monkey's Audio (ape) file support

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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