Latest Releases

1.2.0 (Beta 6)
12 Oct 2021

1.1.1 (Stable)
12 Mar 2021


Release 1.2.0 Beta 6

12 Oct 2021

  • Reduce trace file size to 5MB
  • Attach trace file to crash report if possible
  • Replaced asserts with sanity checks in channel mapper
  • Removed signal handlers as we have crash reporting now
  • NEW Added option to disable recents
  • Improved plugin monitor “hide” behaviour to avoid “flickering”
  • Fixed recents mechanism when tray is disabled
  • Fixed audio ring buffer offset issue
  • Fixed VST3 automation write support
  • Tray: Stop server gracefully and improved plugin connection
  • Make sure to stop all timers in the dtors
  • Fixed sandbox initialization bug
  • Log startup info about sandboxing and crash reporting
  • Distinguish between listener errors
  • Restore plugin state on the message thread
  • Removed traceScope calls from hideEditor
  • More error checks and debugging in prepareOutput of the screen recorder
  • Load/set plugin state on the message thread
  • Unset listener in AGProcessor::unload
  • Improved state tracking of audio and screen workers
  • Avoid handling key/mouse events if no editor is active

Release 1.2.0 Beta 5

20 Sep 2021

  • NEW AAX support for Apple M1 chips (Note: This is supposed to be in beta state from Avid as well!)
  • NEW crash reporting via sentry (see crash reporting privacy policy)
  • Allow a user to disable the plugin tray
  • Fixed plugin-bypass performance issue with increasing buffer sizes
  • Fixed midi plugin connection issue

Release 1.2.0 Beta 4

20 July 2021

  • Improved I/O support
    • Multiple instrument outputs with up to 64 channels (resolves #597)
      • Individual instrument outputs can be enabled/disabled and can be routed to track inputs
    • Each FX or instrument input/output channel can be enabled/disabled (resolves #130)
    • Multi-channel sidechains (>2 channels)
    • More flexible I/O channel mapping (resolves #608)
  • Improved mouse capture/replay (resolves #500, resolves #501)
  • Added options to enable/disable CoreDumps (resolves #544)
  • Minor UI fixes
  • Minor UI fixes

Release 1.2.0 Beta 3

05 May 2021

  • Improved automation support
    • Bidirectional parameter syncing between AG plugin and DAW as well as AG plugin and AG server.
    • Support for recording automation runs via plugin UI as well as the generic editor.
    • Enables rendering of parameter movements in the generic editor and the remote UI.
    • This should resolve #485.
  • Added “Keep Plugin UI Open” option
    • Allow the user to choose if the plugin UI should be opened automatically.
  • Fixed settings menu #511.
  • Minor UI fixes
  • Hide cached plugins with a disabled format
  • Fixed default I/O layout for plugin chains

Release 1.2.0 Beta 2

21 Apr 2021

  • Added an option for audio/MIDI transfer on play/rec only
    • Reverts back to 1.1 behaviour where audio and MIDI data gets transferred always
    • Resolves the issue of instruments only playing when the DAW is in replay/record mode
  • Resolved “DAW hanging” issue on Windows when the tray app is not installed correctly
    • Added error message to inform the user to fix the installation
  • Fixed Windows installer where the tray app was not installed correctly when upgrading from 1.1
  • Allow MIDI only instruments
  • Fixed AudioStreamer issue that could crash the plugin/DAW
  • Filter presets to match creation mode (FX, instrument, MIDI)
  • Simple idling of the screen worker for no capturing instead of running the capturing routine

Release 1.2.0 Beta 1

17 Apr 2021

  • NEW Sandboxing: Each AG plugin (chain) will run in a dedicated server process.
    • A  crashed remote plugin will only affect a single AG chain, rather than killing the entire server.
    • Complex sessions load much faster due to real parallel loading of remote plugins.
  • NEW Local mode: Improved UI experience when running server and DAW on the same computer. (Use this in combination with sandboxing to have multiple parallel plugin UIs!)
  • NEW Sidechain and multi-channel (16in/16out) support.
  • Improvements:
    • Plugin/Server handshake: True passive mode, all connections will be opened from the plugin to the server, which will allow a server to be behind a gateway and will simplify the network setup.
    • Added universal binaries for macOS.
  • NEW Presets:
    • Store/Load FX chains or instruments as presets.
    • Set an FX preset as default to be auto-loaded with a new AG plugin instance.
  • NEW Tray App:
    • Consolidating FX and Instrument plugins into one monitor window.
    • Support for reconnecting all plugins in one step.
  • NEW Automation assign/unassign all  command.
  • Improvements:
    • Always open a Plugin UI.
    • Use Generic Editor automatically when a plugin has no UI.
    • Improve UI contrast for activated insert.
    • Show the server address (IP) for multiple servers with same name.
  • Added close button for plugin windows.
  • Fix: Disable screen recording permission check for macOS 10.7

Release 1.1.1

12 Mar 2021

  • NEW Pro Tools AAX support on macOS (Intel) and Windows
  • Updated JUCE to 6.0.7 (this should resolve compatibility issues with macOS 10.7)

Release 1.1.0

29 Jan 2021

  • NEW selectable screen capturing quality settings
  • Make the splash screen fade out to make starting the server more recognisable
  • NEW UI zoom allows for resizing the plugin UI
  • NEW Fullscreen button to capture the full remote desktop
  • Improved plugin search (search by company/category, use space to separate multiple search terms)
  • Show the buffer size (blocks) in the plugin monitor to have a better view on the progress of changing the buffering setting
  • Fixed a race condition that could crash the DAW when loading a session
  • Fixed search window positioning on secondary screens

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