New in Version 2.1.3

Fixed an issue in creating split audio files
Fixed an issue when creating split stereo audio files where the 2 channels would inadvertently be mixed before export.

Fixed an issue with Split File Extension Sets
Fixed an issue that prevented changing the Default Split File Extension Set.

Fixed an issue with opening Sessions
Fixed an issue that prevented opening Sessions.

 

New in Version 2.1.1

Fixed an issue with multichannel playback
Fixed an issue that caused multichannel playback to only play the first 2 channels on certain versions of Mac OS X.

Folder Aliases as Destinations
Added the ability to use Folder Aliases as Destinations.

Fixed a crash when canceling an Edit Session import
Fixed a crash that occurred when clicking the Cancel button during an Edit Session initial import.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

New in Version 2.1

Brand new Cocoa User Interface
The entire User Interface has been rebuilt using Apple's Cocoa!

Enhanced Volume Slider
-Added current output gain display.
-Added ability to OPTION+click to reset to unity gain.

Enhanced Broadcast WAVE functionality
Introduced Broadcast WAVE as its own output file type. Selecting Broadcast WAVE ensures the Broadcast Extension is written to the file even if "Produce Metadata" is turned off.

Added support for larger than 4GiB WAVE and Broadcast WAVE files.
-Added support for RF64 and WAVE64 files.
-Select which large file type to use in the File Settings for both WAVE and Broadcast WAVE file types.

Enhanced MPEG 4 Support
-Improved MPEG 4 import support to remove potential crash issues with malformed files.

Enhanced QuickTime File Support
-Added a fix to workaround a crash in QuickTime that could be encountered when importing invalid audio files.
-Added additional error handling when using QuickTime to read a movie's audio track and it fails.

Fixed an Edit Session Crash Issue
-Fixed a crash when exporting audio and the audio came from the Pasteboard.

Fixed playback crashes
-Fixed an issue where pressing the Fwd/Rew keyboard keys while the Asset List was empty would result in a crash.
-Fixed an issue where holding Fwd would crash when reaching the end of the Asset.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

New in Version 2.0.7

Enhanced AIFF Support
-Updated the AIFF support to calculate more accurate file durations.
-Improved read support for 24 bit Integer encoded AIFC.

Enhanced WAVE Support
-Fixed an issue that could cause a crash with malformed WAVE files.
-Added import and read support for IEEE Float samples.

Enhanced SD2 Support
Fixed some issues that could cause crashes when importing certain SD2 files.

Fixed Mountain Lion Issues
-Fixed MP3 file reading.
-Fixed Edit menu issues.

Enhanced Float32 Audio Code Playback Support
Audio files encoded as Float32 samples should now playback on recent versions of OS X.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.6

Mountain Lion Compatibility
Fixed all known issues with Mountain Lion

Fixed an issue with Serial Number Authorization
Fixed an issue where the name text field did not appear when authorizing a Serial Number.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.5

Fixed an AIFF import issue
Fixed a new issue introduced in previous AIFF import bug fixes that would cause some AIFF files to be imported incorrectly.

Fixed issue with Apple Lossless export
Fixed an issue with Apple Lossless export as a result of revisions to CoreAudio.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.4

Fixed a crash in Preferences
Fixed a crash when adjusting Preferences when there were no Preferences previously stored.

Fixed a hang on startup
Fixed a startup hang when there was no database present.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.3

Fixed a crash issue with WMA files
Fixed an issue where certain WMA files would cause a crash.

Fixed issues when closing the application
Fixed a few crashes that could occur when closing the application.

Fixed issues related to reading various audio files
Fixed a few issues where files could be read incorrectly which may have resulted in crashes.

Fixed the issue of reading Apple Lossless on 10.7.x
Fixed an internal issue that prevented the processing and playback of Apple Lossless content on 10.7.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.2

Fixed an issue with Excluding Metadata
Fixed an issue where selecting to exclude the Broadcast Extension: Description may still export something for this metadata field.

Fixed an issue with reading text files
Fixed an issue where reading very long lines of text from text files could cause the text to be corrupted.

Fixed issue with Commit Changes to Original File
Fixed an issue where performing commit changes to original file in an Edit Session would remove any metadata that was set in the Convert Session.

Fixed an issue with opening a saved Edit Session
Fixed an issue where opening a saved Edit Session that contains audio other than stereo would not open.

Fixed several issues with Region Spotting
Fixed several issues related to incorrect and extraneous actions occurring when various Region Spotting actions were triggered.

Fixed an issue with naming interleaved output files when sourced from split files
Fixed an issue where in some cases, an output interleaved file would retain an erroneous split file extension if the asset was composed of split files.

Fixed several issues where the application would crash on exit
Fixed a number of issues where the application would crash when exiting and a dialog or alert was being shown.

Fixed issues with importing ID3 Tags
Fixed a couple of issues when importing different ID3 tags where there was actually no data for the tag.

Improved Import Metadata
The import metadata columns setup is now saved when the Continue button is clicked and restored the next time the setup is displayed.

Improved Asset Analyzer
Modified the Asset Analyzer to always report errors silently to the log file instead of potentially displaying an error alert.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 2.0.1

Fixed a crash issue when importing ID3 tags
Fixed an issue where importing certain ID3 tags may cause a crash.

Fixed an issue with Playback Preview in the Plugin Settings Window
Fixed an issue where initiating playback preview in the Plugin Settings Window would display an error.

Fixed an issue with the Monkey Tools Trim Plugin
Fixed an issue where a Fade In would be applied even if Trim Beginning was turned off and the same for Fade Out and Trim End.

Fixed other Lion issues
Fixed other issues related to Lion compatibility.

Fixed an issue with Audio Playback through AU and VST plugins.
Fixed several issues related to Preview Playback when auditioning Audio Unit and VST plugins.

Added a Missing Error Message
Added an error message for a rare Core Audio situation that wasn't being displayed to the user previously.

 

Changes in Version 2.0

New POW-r Dithering
Added POW-r Wordlength Reduction Types 1, 2, and 3 dithering.

New MP3 HD Support
Added full support for MP3 HD files. Learn about mp3 HD at http://www.all4mp3.com/Learn_mp3_hd_1.aspx.

New Background Asset Analysis
Added functionality to analyze assets in the background to auto-fill Peak and RMS metadata.

New support for Sonic Solutions files
Added the ability to import Sonic Solutions files with metadata to provide playback and conversion to other file formats.

New handling of embedded artwork in media files
Artwork in media files is now handled by loading the artwork as needed instead of loading during import. As a result, the "Import Embedded Artwork" Preference has been removed.

New Crash Handler
Added support for capturing crashes in order to collect user feedback and upload to Monkey Tools.

Added Open Recent Session menu
Added Open Recent Session menu to provide quick access to recent Sessions.

Added "Marker" import/export support WAVE files
Added functionality to read and write Markers through WAVE file cue points.

Added support for disabling the Channel Mask when creating WAVE files
Added a WAVE file setting called "Include Channel Mask" that defaults to off that will make multi-channel files more compatible with Pro Tools™.

Added Additional Output Filename Preference
Added Preference to disallow spaces in output filenames.

Added Filename (no extension) Metadata Source
Added the option to use the filename without extension as a source to a metadata field in the Metadata Tab.

Improved Monkey Tools Trim Plugin
-Added the option to limit assets to a maximum time on export. -Added ability to select to trim just the beginning or just the ending of the audio.

Fixed an internal settings restore issue
Fixed an issue where default settings would not be restored properly and would cause incorrect files to be created.

Fixed an issue with FLAC => FLAC conversion
Fixed an issue where converting from FLAC => FLAC and changing the sample rate would result in incorrect output files.

Fixed an issue with "Copy from Selection" in Metadata tab
Fixed an issue with "Copy from Selection" in the Metadata tab where the application could crash.

Fixed an issue with AU plugins
Fixed an issue where processing through AU plugins would always display an error.

Fixed an issue with reading ID3v2.4 tags
Fixed an issue when reading ID3v2.4 tags where the size of individual metadata was not being calculated correctly for large metadata.

Fixed an issue with creating MP3 files using the FhG Surround encoder
Fixed an issue where using the FhG Surround encoder could cause the application to hang.

Fixed a crash issue when importing Empty Folders
Fixed an issue where a crash could occur if an Empty folder was selected for import.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.11

Fixed an issue with Export Portions
Fixed an issue where full portions may not be exported if the source file is an AIFF or WAVE file.

Fixed issues when display units is set to Samples
Fixed an issue where displaying the duration of video content would generate errors when the display units was set to Samples.

Fixed a display issue in the Waveform Editor
Fixed an issue where changing samples would not update the display properly.

Fixed an issue with Make Silence
Fixed an issue where invoking Make Silence when not all channels were selected would sometimes not work.

Fixed an issue with audio output routing
Fixed an issue where audio playback was not respecting the audio routing setup in Audio MIDI Setup.

Fixed an issue with pausing audio playback
Fixed an issue where pausing audio playback may cause a buzzing on some hardware. The fix may also address other playback issues.

Fixed an issue with drawing short files in the Waveform Editor
Fixed an issue where drawing short files in the Waveform Editor would sometimes not update the display.

Fixed an issue with the Monkey Tools Trim Plugin
Fixed an issue where the application may crash when using the MT Trim plugin on pieces of audio that are very short.

Fixed an issue with reading MP3 files
Fixed an issue where processing MP3 files may not happen correctly (exporting a portion and other).

Fixed a crash issue when importing an "empty" folder
Fixed an issue where importing a folder that didn't contain any recognizable files would cause a subsequent crash.

Fixed a crash issue when importing malformed AIFF and WAVE files
Added a workaround to import Region info correctly when saved with incorrect endianness.

Updated Quicktime Time Reference Metadata display
Updated the Quicktime Time Reference metadata display to show a time value according to the current time units settings.

Updated Time Metadata displays
Updated the various Time metadata displays to correctly display sample counts.

Fixed an issue when closing an Edit Session and Saving
Fixed an issue where closing an Edit Session and then choosing Save would not actually save the session.

Fixed an issue where output files may not be exported correctly.
Fixed an issue where, in rare cases, interleaved exported files may be created with mono audio split between output channels.

Added change for empty Region Data.
Added change to skip reading Region Data from WAVE files when the chunk data size is 0.

Fixed an issue where certain WAVE files would not be properly imported on PPC.
Fixed an endian-swap bug on PPC that would cause certain WAVE files to be imported as Quicktime files.

Fixed an issue when reading MP3 files.
Fixed an issue where the current time was not maintained properly when not reading from the beginning of the MP3 file.

Fixed an issue when writing MP3 files.
Fixed an issue where an error would be displayed when writing stereo MP3 files under certain special circumstance.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.10

New handling of embedded artwork in media files
Artwork in media files is now handled by loading the artwork as needed instead of loading during import. As a result, the "Import Embedded Artwork" Preference has been removed.

Fixed an issue with Split Extension Sets
Fixed an issue so now extensions can contain ".".

Fixed an issue with the Marker Properties UI
Fixed an issue where the Remove and Cancel buttons did not work in the Marker Properties Sheet.

Fixed an issue with FLAC metadata
Fixed an issue where "COMPOSER" and "CONDUCTOR" were not being written to files or read from files.

Fixed an issue with "Retain Video Tracks"
Fixed an issue where the video track could not be retained when processing the entire asset.

Fixed an issue when clearing a numeric metadata field
Fixed a crash that would occur when clearing a numeric metadata field.

Fixed an issue with times in the 00h00m00s format
Fixed an issue where entering times in the 00h00m00s format would not be interpreted properly.

Fixed an issue with Commit Changes to Original File
Fixed an issue where the filename(s) would be incorrect in the Convert Session window after performing Commit Changes to Original File in the Waveform Editor.

Fixed an issue with metadata and Export Regions
Fixed an issue where metadata from the original asset is not included when exporting regions in the Waveform Editor.

Updated LAME Codec UI
Improved LAME Codec UI to better communicate the methodology of the encoder.

Enhanced Metadata Artwork Editor
-Enhanced the editor to show as a drop target when dragging to indicate valid image files.
-Added a Remove button to the editor to remove artwork from the Asset.

Enhanced DRM content handling
-Updated Waveform Editor button to not highlight if only DRM Assets are selected.
-Added error message when clicking Edit button and a selected Asset is using DRM.
-Fixed playback issues with Play Control when playing DRM and some other content.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.9b

New handling of embedded artwork in media files
Artwork in media files is now handled by loading the artwork as needed instead of loading during import.As a result, the "Import Embedded Artwork" Preference has been removed.

Fixed an issue with Split Extension Sets
Fixed an issue so now extensions can contain ".".

Fixed an issue with the Marker Properties UI
Fixed an issue where the Remove and Cancel buttons did not work in the Marker Properties Sheet.

Fixed an issue with FLAC metadata
Fixed an issue where "COMPOSER" and "CONDUCTOR" were not being written to files or read from files.

Fixed an issue with "Retain Video Tracks"
Fixed an issue where the video track could not be retained when processing the entire asset.

Fixed an issue when clearing a numeric metadata field
Fixed a crash that would occur when clearing a numeric metadata field.

Fixed an issue with times in the 00h00m00s format
Fixed an issue where entering times in the 00h00m00s format would not be interpreted properly.

Fixed an issue with Commit Changes to Original File
Fixed an issue where the filename(s) would be incorrect in the Convert Session window after performing Commit Changes to Original File in the Waveform Editor.

Fixed an issue with metadata and Export Regions
Fixed an issue where metadata from the original asset is not included when exporting regions in the Waveform Editor.

Updated LAME Codec UI
Improved LAME Codec UI to better communicate the methodology of the encoder.

Enhanced Metadata Artwork Editor
-Enhanced the editor to show as a drop target when dragging to indicate valid image files.
-Added a Remove button to the editor to remove artwork from the Asset.

Enhanced DRM content handling
-Updated Waveform Editor button to not highlight if only DRM Assets are selected.
-Added error message when clicking Edit button and a selected Asset is using DRM.
-Fixed playback issues with Play Control when playing DRM and some other content.

General enhancements
This version contains several other fixes and enhancements providing greater stability and efficiency.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.9b

Fixed an issue involving using valid bitrates for certain codecs
Added a workaround for an Apple bug where CoreAudio would not report the correct valid bitrates for mono output.

Added fix for out-of-spec Sound Designer II files
Added a fix to handle Sound Designer II files that contain extra bytes.

Fixed an issue with presets and other settings
Fixed an issue introduced in the previous release where presets and other settings would not be fully restored upon launch.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.9

Fixed issue with Quicktime metadata
Fixed an issue where Quicktime metadata was not displayed or used properly after import.

Fixed issue with processing numeric metadata
Fixed an issue where some numeric metadata would not be processed correctly.

Fixed an issue with entering edit mode
Fixed an issue where Option+click would not enter edit mode if the Caps Lock key was down.

Updated Asset List for Assets that cannot be found.
Made a slight change such that assets that are not found on the filesystem are displayed in gray text instead of black text indicating they are "offline".

Fixed an issue with "Safe Saving"
Fixed an issue where saving session files and "Commit Changes to Original File" would fail if the files were not on the volume containing the OS.

Fixed a potential crash issue in the Auto Trim Settings Dialog
Fixed an issue where changing values in the Auto Trim Settings Dialog could cause a crash.

Updated Flip4Mac Compatibility
Updated to work with latest version of Flip4Mac Quicktime Component (v2.3.0.14)

Updated AIFF Importing
Updated AIFF importing to support more valid, but officially non-compliant AIFF files.

Fixed issue with exporting MPEG4 metadata
Fixed an issue where iTunes would not recognize the track metadata in MPEG4 Audio files.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.8

Updated Normalizing Analysis
Updated Normalizing Analysis to include stereo to mono mixing.

Fixed crash issue with Rapid Convert
Fixed an issue where the application would crash when a Rapid Convert process finished.

Fixed an issue with Audio Unit plug-in support
Fixed an issue where an error would be displayed incorrectly when creating certain combinations of plugins.

Enhanced Process -> Metadata Tab
-Added contextual menus for items whose data values are not strings.
-Removed current item from contextual menu (so you can't set an item as its own source).
-Items that have values now have their labels displayed using a bold font.
-Added "Exclude in Export" setting to cause an item to not be included in the exported file.
-Added Filename, Data Fork Size, Resource Fork Size, Creation Date, and Modification Date as metadata sources.
-Added Spotlight Comments as an item that can be specified or set from a source.

Enhanced Naming Options
-Added Data Fork Size, Resource Fork Size, Creation Date, Modification Date, and Spotlight Comment as sources.

Fixed issues in Portion Processing
Fixed an issue that prevented Portion Processing from functioning properly.

Fixed issues with creating and reading split files
Fixed several issues related to creating split files and importing and reading split files.

Added an additional split file naming option.
Added the ability to import and export split files named according to filename_channel.type.

Fixed MP3 import crash
Fixed a crash when importing MP3 files that contain an ID3 v2.4 tag.

Fixed an issue that would cause some conversion combinations to fail with an error
Fixed an issue that caused some conversions to fail with the error "error in user parameter list".

 

Changes in Version 1.1.7

Fixed various Movie Preview issues
-Fixed an issue where previewing a movie, selecting a different asset, then adjusting the UI would cause a crash.

-Fixed an issue where changing playback position of a movie while the movie was paused would not updated the image.

-Fixed an issue where if the movie was paused, when resizing the movie preview area, the movie would not redraw until play resumed, and sometimes would leave artifacts.

Removed Services Keyboard Equivalents
Removed the keyboard equivalents for the Services menu items since these caused conflicts for many users.

Fixed issues with Find Peak action
-Fixed crash that would occur if performing Insert Silence followed by Find Peak.

-Fixed an issue where the selection info was not updated after performing Find Peak.

Fixed minor issue with Loop, Marker, and Region name suggestion
Fixed an issue such that if you create a loop, marker, or region with the name "1", the next time you create one, the suggested name will be "2" instead of " 2".

Fixed an issue importing SD2 Annotation as ProTools File Comment
Fixed an issue where SD2 Annotations were incorrectly read.

Fixed an issue regarding custom output file naming
Fixed an issue where fields would be "???" instead of their metadata values.

Modified Convert Session Save Functionality
Significantly modified the Convert Session save functionality to be much faster, use minimal memory during save, and create session files that are approximately half of the previous size.

Fixed an issue when zooming in with the Waveform Editor
Fixed an issue where an alert would be triggered often when zooming in.

Fixed a crash when saving Waveform Editor Sessions
Fixed an issue that would cause a crash when saving Waveform Editor Sessions.

Fixed an issue with Metadata Sources
Fixed an issue when specifying a metadata source field that itself has a specified value where the specified value would be used instead of the value from the original asset.

Fixed an issue with reading files from Audio CDs
Added a patch to workaround an issue where other apps may cause references to files on Audio CDs to point to the CD itself.This is only necessary on Mac OS X before 10.5.6.

Fixed a conversion issue
Fixed an issue where it was not possible to convert directly from DVI/Intel IMA ADPCM to MPEG4 Audio.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.6b

Updated Product Activation UI
Added UI to indicate additional required fields for Product Activation.

Fixed issue with Check for Update
Fixed an issue where initiating Check for Update with no updates would not display info to that effect.

Fixed Alternating Rows Color Issue
Fixed an issue where the alternating row background color was calculated incorrectly.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.6

Added support for MPEG-1/2, Layer 2 audio in WAV/BWAV and Quicktime files
Added ID/Read support for MPEG-1/2, Layer 2 audio in WAV/BWAV and Quicktime files.

Fixed bug with source files that have no extension
Fixed a bug where the last character of the filename would be cut off on export if the original file had no extension.

Fixed bug with creating MPEG 4 Audio files
Fixed a bug involving writing audio packet info when creating MPEG 4 Audio files.The result of this bug would be error messages when playing back created MPEG 4 Audio files in the app.

Updated MPEG 4 Audio file import
Made a change to more accurately determine the length of the audio in the file.

Updated file reading support
Made a change for some file types to to remove errors displayed when reading a file when the file indicates a longer duration than the number of samples actually contained in it.

Fixed a general conversion bug
Fixed a bug involving bounding sample counts when performing audio conversion.The result of this bug would be that when some created audio files using a packetized format when no sample rate conversion was needed and imported into iTunes, would show a length of only 1 second.

Fixed ID3 Tag issues
-Fixed an issue where text that could not be written out as ISO Latin 1 text is now correctly written out as Unicode text.
-Fixed an issue where text encoded in Unicode may not be read properly during import.

Fixed a bug when reading split files of differing lengths
Fixed an issue where reading split files of differing lengths could cause a crash or other errant behavior.

Fixed a bug when creating WAV/BWAV files and writing WAVE Info metadata.
Fixed an issue where, in rare cases, the application would crash after writing WAVE Info metadata.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.5

Added support for Microsoft GSM 6.10 in WAV/BWAV files
Added ID/Read support for Microsoft's GSM 6.10 codec in WAV/BWAV files.

Fixed bug in MPEG 4 Audio / Apple Lossless files
Fixed a bug in creating MPEG 4 Audio / Apple Lossless files that created slightly malformed files.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.4

Fixed an issue in writing ID3 Tags v2.3
Fixed an issue where ID3 Tags v2.3 were written slightly incorrectly such that some readers would ignore the tags.

Enhanced FLAC reading
Added warning message for various FLAC errors that could be encountered when reading FLAC audio data.

Fixed an issue in reading FLAC metadata
Fixed an issue where some text was read without the proper encoding when reading FLAC metadata.

Fixed an issue when writing MPEG 4 Audio metadata
Fixed an issue where some text was not fully written when writing MPEG 4 Audio metadata.

Enhanced Preset menu
Added the feature that the Preset menu items are now be sorted by name.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.3

Improved MPEG 4 Audio Import and Export
Added functionality to more accurately read and write the desired number of samples in MPEG 4 Audio files.

Upgraded LAME support
Upgraded the included LAME support to version 3.98.2

Fixed an issue when selecting Unchanged Sample Rate for MP3 export
Fixed an issue where selecting MP3 as the file type and selecting Unchanged for Sample Rate displayed Unchanged, but actually selected 8kHz internally.

Fixed a crash bug when exporting AIFF, QT, and WAVE files
Fixed a crash that could occur under certain circumstances when exporting AIFF, QT, and WAVE files.

Fixed a crash bug in Trim Plugin UI
Fixed a crash that could occur when using the Trim Plugin UI.

Fixed a crash bug in Trim Plugin
Fixed a crash that could occur when using the Trim Plugin with Auto-Trim selected.

Fixed multiple, identical session windows bug
Fixed a bug that allowed multiple session windows to be open for a single session saved file.

Fixed a bug in writing FLAC metadata
Fixed a bug that caused read errors with FLAC files that contained metadata.

Fixed several items related to ID3 Tags
-Added support for v2.2 of Attached Picture (previous support was limited to v2.3).
-Fixed a bug where other ID3 Tags could overwrite the Attached Picture during import.
-Changed such that any specified text in the Metadata Tab overrides other values for Encoded By.
-Updated handling of numeric genres.

Fixed issues with saving audio files in the Edit Window
Fixed an issue that prevented the saving of audio files when opened directly in the Edit Window.

Fixed issues with saving File Settings in the Process/Audio Tab
Fixed an issue that prevented some file settings from being saved after changing in the Process/Audio Tab.

Minor update to WAV file export
Made a minor change to exporting WAV files to not write the 'fact' chunk for uncompressed audio.

Fixed an issue with Commit Changes to Original File
Fixed an issue where metadata was not saved to the file when selecting Commit Changes to Original File in the Edit Window.

Fixed issues with the Monkey Tools Trim plugin
-Fixed an issue where the Trim plugin would not function properly when Extend Audio to Keep Tails was turned off.
-Fixed an issue where the Fade In was not properly applied on the 2nd and subsequent invocations of the plugin.
-Fixed an issue where the settings were not always applied on the 1st invocation of the plugin.

Fixed issues with Extend Audio to Keep Tails settings
Fixed issues where Extend Audio to Keep Tails settings were not properly saved and recalled.

Updated LAME MP3 support
Updated LAME MP3 support to add support for gapless playback.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.2

Fixed an issue when pressing Escape to cancel text edit
Fixed an issue where pressing Escape to cancel text edit would inadvertently start editing the next item.

Fixed an issue where metadata in the Metadata Tab could not be cleared
Fixed an issue when editing text in the Metadata Tab where clearing text and then pressing Return would not clear the text.

Fixed an issue with transferring artwork from MPEG4 Audio files to MP3 files
Fixed an issue where the artwork was not transferred when converting MEPG4 Audio files to MP3 files.

Enhanced metadata handling when creating ID3 metadata
Fixed some issues and added some functionality with the Title, Year, and Track ID3 metadata items.

Fixed an issue with using Finder/Spotlight Comments as a Metadata Source
Fixed a crash issue when using the Finder/Spotlight Comments as a Metadata Source

Fixed an issue with reading ID3 v2.4 text tags
Fixed an issue regarding unknown text encoding when reading ID3 v2.4 tags.

Fixed an issue where the application would not quit
Fixed an issue where closing the Preferences window with File->Close would not allow the application to quit.

 

Changes in Version 1.1.1

Fixed a bug in setting MPEG 4 Cover Art
Fixed a bug where setting the MPEG 4 Cover Art in the Metadata Tab would not actually save it.

Fixed a bug in writing metadata to MPEG 4 files
Fixed a bug where metadata would be written to MPEG 4 files even if the Produce Metadata checkbox was off.

Fixed a bug when trying Portion Control in demo mode
Fixed a bug that would generate entirely silent or mostly silent files when using Portion Control and in demo mode.

Fixed small bugs in AIFF, SD2, and WAV file handling
Fixed a small bug in reading SD2 files and a few small bugs in writing AIFF, SD2, and WAV files.

Fixed a crash bug with ID3 Comments
Fixed a crash when using ID3 Comments as a metadata source in the Metadata Tab.

Fixed an issue where an error would occur when converting to AAC Low Complexity
Fixed an issue where a converter quality error would be displayed when converting to AAC Low Complexity.

Fixed an issue with MPEG 4 Audio Apple Lossless Sample Rates
Fixed an issue where Sample Rates greater than 65535Hz were not read correctly from MPEG 4 Audio Apple Lossless files.

Fixed an issue where some artwork wasn't display properly
Fixed an issue where artwork tagged with the MIME type "image/jpg" wasn't displayed properly.

 

Changes in Version 1.1

New Portion/Extract Tab
Extract a specified portion from your assets, or all regions or all loops.Includes the capability to perform auto-region on each asset before processing.

New Monkey Tools Plug-Ins
Introduced the new Insert Silence and Trim plug-ins.

New Extend Audio to Keep Plug-in Tails.
Added new functionality to extend the audio when using plug-ins which generate tails.The specific settings are user-customizable.

New Volume Control
Added a new volume control for playback.It is implemented as a taper fader with a range of +10dB to -200dB.

New MPEG 4 Audio file support
Added support for importing and creating MPEG 4 Audio files with complete metadata import and export.

New "Clear Pipeline" button in Plug-ins Tab.
Added a new button to clear any plug-ins from the current pipeline.

New Editor/Viewer for ID3 Attached Picture Tag
Added the ability to view and change ID3 Attached Pictures.

New Import Embedded Artwork Preference
Added a new preference to control importing embedded artwork.This option skips importing artwork reducing memory needs and improves performance.The default is on.

New Display Help in Asset List Preference
Added a new preference to control displaying help messages in the Asset List.

Changed Single Click Functionality in Edit Window
Changed the functionality of a single click in the Waveform View in the Edit Window.Previously a single click would move the playhead and select a single sample.Now a single click moves the playhead and clears the selection.

Fixed an issue when playing back MP3 assets
Fixed an issue where while playing several MP3 assets, hitting the right arrow would cause the application to hang.

Fixed an issue when writing Regions and Loops to output files
Fixed an issue when writing Regions and Loops to output files of a different sample rate than the input file, the Regions and Loops would have corrupted time values.

Fixed issues with the VST Plugin Validator
Fixed an issue where VST Plugin Validator would not run on OS X 10.3.Also added a timer such that if the validation process hangs while validating a plugin, it will eventually abort that plugin and proceed to the next one.

Fixed issues when creating 5.1 MP3s with the FhG encoder.
Removed an errant error dialog and subsequent crash when creating 5.1 MP3s with the FhG encoder.

Fixed an issue when creating Droplets
Fixed an issue where an error was encountered when creating Droplets on OS X 10.3.x

Fixed an issue with Check for Update
Fixed an issue where Check for Update would hang in certain circumstances.

Fixed an issue with loading Edit Sessions
Fixed an issue where loading a previously saved Edit Session would not display properly if the sample rate was not 44.1kHz.

Fixed issues with the Monkey Tools Finder Contextual Menu Plugin
Fixed an issue where the Monkey Tools Finder Contextual Menu Plugin was not being installed on OS X 10.3.x.Also fixed an issue where the plugin would not load in certain circumstances.

Fixed an issue with applying Plugins in the Edit Window
Fixed an issue where, in certain circumstances, applying a Plugin in the Edit Window would introduce pops.

Fixed a crash when closing the Plugin Settings Window
Fixed a crash triggered when closing the Plugin Settings Window with the window close button.

 

Changes in Version 1.0.2

Fixed an issue where v1.1 Tags were always written to MP3 files.
Fixed an issue where v1.1 Tags were always written to MP3 files despite the setting of the "Produce Metadata" checkbox.

Fixed an issue when opening a saved session.
Fixed an issue where some settings were not restored when opening a saved Convert session.

Fixed an issue where the application was still in demo mode after activation.
Fixed an issue where the application needed to be restarted to exit demo mode after activation.

Fixed an issue with Droplets.
Fixed an issue where Droplets would not process Folders.Droplets need to be remade to add processing of folders.

Fixed a Rapid Convert crash
Fixed an issue where stopping the Rapid Convert process would trigger a crash.

Fixed a crash issue with Check for Update
Fixed an issue where an error during downloading the check for update data caused a crash.

Fixed a crash when writing MP3 files
Fixed an issue where writing v1.1 ID3 tags to MP3 files could cause a crash.

Fixed several plugin issues
-Fixed an issue where some Audio Units would display an error when processing audio and reached the end of the audio.
-Fixed an issue where the UI was not updated for some VST plugins.
-Fixed an issue where some VST plugins were not recognized as valid.
-Fixed an issue where some VST plugins were not loaded properly.
-Fixed an issue where endless error messages were displayed after applying a plugin in the Edit Window and previewing the audio before processing.

 

Changes in Version 1.0.1

Fixed MPEG-4 Playback When More Than 2 Channels in Output Device
Fixed an issue where playing back MPEG-4 (.m4a) files to output devices set up to play more than 2 channels would generate an error and not play.

Fixed a Crash When Clicking the Loop Button
Fixed an issue where clicking the Loop button with no assets in the asset list would crash.

Fixed a Crash When Editing Info in the Asset List
Fixed an issue when editing metadata in the Asset List and hitting the Delete key in certain situations would cause a crash.

Fixed Issues With Reading ID3 Tags
Fixed a couple issues where ID3 Tags were not being read correctly.

 

New in Version 1.0

Waveform Editor
Edit your audio assets with advanced editing features and actions like auto-trim, non-destructive fades, normalizing and more.Improve your workflow by using familiar tools with an intuitive user interface.

Loops/Regions/Markers
View and edit the loops/regions/markers in your audio assets.An intuitive user interface provides enhanced naming and control.

Auto Regioning
Quickly create regions in your audio assets based on comprehensive settings.Automatically create fade ins and fade outs for each region.

MP3 codec (FhG)
In addition the LAME codec, Monkey Tools is pleased to provide the high-end MP3 codec by Thomson/Fraunhofer.

VST and Audio Unit Plug-in Support
Batch process and apply your installed VST and Audio Units plug-ins to your audio assets.Preview the plugin pipeline before processing and create custom presets for easy configuration.

Multi-Channel File Support
Import, manage, edit and process multi-channel audio files.

Droplets
Droplets are applications created from your presets.You can then drag assets to the droplet for instant processing.

User Defined Database Fields
Track all of your audio assets with 30 user definable fields.

Advanced File Naming Options for Export
For export, create custom filenames using a wide range of criteria.

Playback with Preview
Hear the results of your settings and plug-ins before processing.

Support for BWAV files
Sound Grinder Pro now provides full support for BWAV files.

Enhanced File Metadata Support
Import, edit and export MP3 ID3 Tags, Vorbis Comments, FLAC Comments, and Quicktime User Data as supported by the various file types and standards.In addition, when converting between formats, any equivalent metadata will be copied to the output file.

Support for Digidesign File Content
Sound Grinder Pro now supports the import/export of Digidesign specific content in AIFF, WAVE/BWAV, and Sound Designer 2 files.This content includes region info, waveform overviews, comments and other text info.

Support for Finder/Spotlight Comments
Import/export Spotlight (Finder) comments and include processing information during export.

Unattended Processing Mode
Enable the "Log Errors and Continue Processing" option and Sound Grinder Pro will continue processing even if errors are encountered.This can be very helpful when processing large amounts of audio assets, in which you cannot monitor the progress, but want to be informed of any issues that occurred.

Retaining Video Tracks when Processing Quicktime Movies
Process the audio tracks of Quicktime Movies using the full processing engine while keeping the video tracks untouched.