Version Archive

Features
  • Break Blocks with return to previous Block/Clip
  • Scheduling Blocks by Weekdays
  • Set Inputs/Channel as Background as Mixer
  • Import/Export of Blocks as XML
  • Assign Commands to Actions, Clips and Blockend
Updates
  • Copy/Move multiple selected Blocks at once
  • Auto-Start/Reconnect for all Streams
  • New Scripting Sample for Weekly Scheduling
  • Shortcuts for Playlist Edits now for both Lists
  • Block/Clip commands also for TCP
  • Block commands also for Block Start
  • Highlight Block Header if playing and collapsed
  • Highlight Notes for better visibility
  • New Command “playactionsync”
  • New Commands “cueandplaysync” and “cueandplaysyncflex”
  • New Command to play Blocks/Clips by name
  • New Command to jump to Clip position
  • New Setting to disable Clip Caching
  • New Setting to replace missing Files with Filedummy
  • New Setting for detailed logging
  • New Setting for custom HTML chromium flags
  • New Setting for Mute Paylist Windows Audio
Bug Fixes
  • AutoCue for Stop Blocks not working
  • Move Clips results in empty Block in some cases
  • Clip Edit Timeline sometimes not working
  • NextClip Command/Hotkey ignores SYNC
  • Action Button has no name after Click/Select
  • Scheduled Countdown doesnt show in Block Header
  • Fade-In causes Problems with Overlays/Commands
  • Deleting last Block shows Error
  • Block Duration showing 0 in some cases
  • Overlays not playing after Cross Playlist Copy
  • Fade out button stops the Clip instead of fading
  • Right Click Menu on Clips with long Playlist is slow
  • Deleting Blocks/Clips with long Playlist is slow
  • AOE Device Output not working with Interlace
  • Prod Streaming failed due to not having a Audio Track
  • Settings Prod Streaming Stop Button restarts Stream
  • AutoCue on Stop not performing together with Fade
  • Quality Setting changes Preview/Timeline Play Speed
  • Audio VU Meter not showing for Channel Input BG
  • Commands should be case insensitive
  • HDR Setting for Playlist 2 not working
  • File Search doesnt find replaced renamed Files
  • UI freeze on Autoplay Scheduled Block
  • Commands cue/cueandplay not using List-selected Clip
  • Output Devices need more time for initialization
  • AOE Output is not transparent if set to ARGB32
  • Engine Error on Mute Audio on Output device
  • Engine Error on Loop Block Updates
  • Startup Crash after having used Keying Output
Features
  • Ready for Windows 11
  • Streaming of 2nd Playlist separate
  • New Column Airtime for Playlist Clips
  • One Channel View optional
  • Global Audio Mixer Routing
  • Cross Fade Option for Fade Button
  • Fade into Background at Blockend
  • Unattended playback mode
  • Keying Support for Straight/Premultiplight Alpha
  • Closed Captions Track Selection
  • Closed Captions Support for Streams+Recordings
  • HTML Template Engine for Titles, Scoreboards, etc
  • HTML Scripting Engine for Playlist Automation
  • Start multiple Overlays and Playouts with One Click
  • WebSockets Support for Remote Control
  • Load Text/Crawler content from external TXT files
  • YouTube Live now supported
  • TSL 3.1/5.0 Remote Control
  • GPU Detection and Selection
  • In/Out Point Setting for multiple Clips
Updates
  • Video-Engine 2.7.0.13005
  • New driver for Yuan, AJA, Deltacast, BMD, ASIO, NDI
  • New TCP Commands: Load Playlist/Clips, CUE/PLAY Next
  • YouTube Split Stream Setting and faster Playlist Insertion
  • Production Device Output supports separate Videoformat
  • Cropping of HTML Overlays
  • Clip Loops can now be partial if Time/Clock is used
  • Clip Loops will be considered for Block duration now
  • Small Monitor Support and High Windows Scaling
  • Improved Timeline Edit for Frame Skip and Seeking
  • Clip Duration now supports Timestamps
  • EBU R128 now support long Clips 30m+
  • NEXT Button respects Next Clip Selection
  • Scheduling will adept to next day for continuous play
  • Uniform Installer for Shop/Dongle version
  • Mass Clips use less RAM due to collective process
  • Automatic Restarts after Critical Errors for contingency
  • Popups are supressed for automated Restarts
  • Zooming in Timline Edit
Bug Fixes
  • Input/Output Devices cant be selected multiple times
  • Audio Device Settings for Playlist 2 being lost
  • Gain/Mono Setting being lost after Reload Playlist
  • Application Menu only shows white areas
  • Clip Cropping not being applied via recent NVidia Cards
  • Clip Aspect for Images not being applied
  • Close Captions Preview show wrong special characters
  • Crash if Decklink used as Live Input in HD50p with HTML
  • Several YouTube Clips dont work as expected
  • Shortcuts for In/Out Points are not functional
  • Installer may show Out Of Memory Error
  • Some Recording Formats are not functional
  • Custom Stream Resolution can not be edited
  • Desktop Output may overlap UI if not primary display
  • Clip Cropping wrong for upper-right Corner with SHIFT
  • Some Images wrong first CUE frame if different resolution
  • Crash if Firewall or Port for Video Engine is blocked
  • Overlay not displayed via Playlist after Button usage
  • HTML Border not being displayed in Fullscreen
  • Crash if HTML Overlays are used in fast succession
  • Crash if HTML Overlays have long internet laoding times
  • Clip Loading may fail if thumbnails are generated
  • Wrong selection in Copy Overlay Popup for Playlist 2
  • Crash if Auto CUE next Block onto image
  • UI may be unresponsive if switched to another App
  • External Audio Device for Inputs not working
  • DragDrop of clips does not copy Clip Pause correctly
  • Unreliable CUE of next Block/Clip
  • HTML Templates cause GPU Peak causing Audio Lags
  • Deactivated Clips still show assigned Overlays
  • EBU R128 calculation stops if Files are in use
  • LOW quality settings is impacting output quality unintended
Features
  • Multichannel Audio for Playlists and Devices
  • Closed Captions in Previews and as Device Pass-Thru
  • Select Audio Track for Multitrack Clips
  • Global Hotkeys for Systemwide Remote Control
  • YouTube Videos in Playlists
  • Performance/Quality Settings for Low/Highend Systems
  • Input Routing for using Playlists directly as Input
  • NDI Tally Flag Support for Inputs/Outputs
  • Select Custom Clip Play Order
  • External Playlists with Auto Reload and Continue
Updates
  • Upgrade to Video Engine 2.6.0.12514
  • New driver for NDI 5.0, BMD 12.1 and AJA 16.1
  • Continue/LoopPlaylist Mode for Blockend
  • New View Menu for fast access to important Switches
  • Select which Playlist Columns to show
  • Support of ASIO Devices (Multichannel Audio)
  • Save Clip Run Logs as ZIP
  • Autom. FadeOut of Video/Crawler Overlays
  • Rewind/Loop Option for Video Overlays
  • Copy complete Playlist to Left/Right side
  • Better Performance on Intel Notebooks
  • Send Overlays to Background/Foreground
  • Direct Edit editing in Playlist with Double Click
  • Crawler scrolls right for RTL/Arabic
  • Option to enlarge Block/Clip Timer
  • New Shortcut for CUE/Play Block
  • New Shortcut for In/Out during Playback
  • New RC-Command for CUE/Play of selected Clip
Bug Fixes
  • Input/Output Devices cant be selected multiple times
  • Audio Device Settings for Playlist 2 being lost
  • Gain/Mono Setting being lost after Reload Playlist
  • Application Menu only shows white areas
  • Error while previewing Live Input within Playlist
  • Error when CUE during Action playing
  • Live Input is being deactivated while copying
  • RC Comnnad “clip-cue” is not being send repeatedly
  • RC Command “stopalloverlays” doesnt stop playlist overlays
  • RC Command for Hide Notes not working
  • GUI on 4k Desktop being cut out in bottom area
  • Freeze during start on some Systems
  • Rare Error during Block Export
  • Overlays are faded unintentionally on Play, Cue, Next Buttons
  • Some Error Message (HTMLGenerate) and some Memory Leaks
Features
  • Picture in Picture video alpha overlays
  • Auto Cue next Clip for Blocks with Clip pause
  • Custom TCP Remote Control via CasparCG/ClassX
  • Overlay type “Remote Control” to send commands
  • Operator alerts in Production/Preview (Playlist Notes)
  • Tally Status in Production/Preview for ATEM and vMix
  • Custom Colors for Playlist Background
  • HTML API for development of templates using playout data
Updates
  • Upgrade to Video Engine 2.5.0.12344
  • New driver for NDI 4.6 and BMD 12.0
  • New layouts for production views
  • Unlimited number of Playlist Clips
  • Number of Overlay/Actions raised to 100
  • Previews for Overlays and Actions
  • Edit multiple Blocks at once
  • NDI Detection with output seletion
  • New slider controls for fade/gain
Bug Fixes
  • Clip pause on Block does not work with transition/loop
  • Default clip scaling does not affect already loaded clips
  • HTML overlays dont reload after drag drop new file
  • Seeking clip in Cut/Crop window in lagging
  • Block Loop produced audio stutter on loop
  • Clip loop does not execute correctly after an action
  • Socket error on interrupted connection with vMix
  • Unable to load clips with certain international characters

Features
  • Option to pause after every Clip
  • Scheduling supports multiple days now
  • Remote control via vMix software
  • Production views can be output via NDI and device
  • Routing for playlist audio to different devices
  • Automatic clip reloading after changed on harddisk
  • Support of Yuan devices integrated
Updates
  • Upgrade to Video Engine 2.4.0.12239
  • New driver for HTML, BM, AJA, Deltacast, Bluefish, NVidia
  • Automatic switching to CPU mode, if no NVidia found in system
  • Improved performance of Key/Fill output with Decklink 8K Pro
  • Desktop output to primary display now possible
  • Remote control now supports TRUE SYNC
  • Feedback option integrated
Bug Fixes
  • Crop of images sometimes not correct
  • No update of clip in CUE after clip cut/crop
  • Problems with AUTO for videoformat of some devices
  • Production streaming faulty with default settings
  • ATEM switcher remote control sometimes triggered 2 times
  • Random errors on filecheck, inputs and streams
  • Some filenames with special characters could not be loaded
  • NDI detection needs to scans to show correct results
  • Recovery of recordings after system crash
  • VU meter shows wrong dB on right channel for 1-track-audio
Features
  • New GPU render engine for optimal performance
  • Live inputs (incl. NDI) as playlist items
  • Schedule Block now with Auto-Play and CUE-Play for TV Automation
  • Display durations for graphics extended: infinite, until [time], for [time]
  • NDI inputs for Playlist and SmartClips
  • New area-of-interest function
  • Web pages and HTML files supported as overlays
  • True HDR/10-bit decoding in color space r210
  • SYNC CUE+Play now frame accurate with genlock
Updates
  • True Sync also for remote control and can be switched off
  • Driver updates NDI 4.5.3 and BMD 11.6
  • Log files are now automatically uploaded and do not require admin rights anymore
  • License system now supports multiuser (not backward compatible)
  • Version check raised: Nvidia 442.50 and BMD 11.6
  • Default clip scaling in settings
  • HTML files via DragDrop on overlay buttons
  • License-Check In simplified/improved
  • NDI Output in addition to Device Output
  • Recovery of video engine to be able to continue after errors
  • Overlays that start automatically in playlists can now be faded out
  • Overlays with text query on fade in (text/crawler)
  • SYNC methods can be disabled individually (Cue, Play, Stop, …)
  • Extended encoding settings for records/exports
  • Automatic detection FPS for ScreenCapture
  • Streaming Settings extended with Presets, Quality, Encoding
  • Assignment for devices within playdeck is displayed
  • Inputs take over settings autom. in case of double assignment
  • Block schedule can be set as default in the settings
  • Block Schedule Default now “Show only Countdown”
  • Support of additional file formats (*.ts, *.webm, *.mpv,*.ogg)
  • Monitor selection for ScreenCapture and mouse capturing selectable
  • Auto-detect video format for inputs
  • Thumbnails map the cut area + also for SmartClips
  • Rename block with option to use the title of the first clip
  • R128 calculation prioritizes short clips
  • Double click videos in File Manager adds directly to list
  • ffmpeg 4.2 and add 64bit version
  • Fast loading clips not only playlist but always
  • Error Reporting to JOY Service Area
Bug Fixes
  • Double sync start when COM connected and manual PLAY
  • Device output with auto video format is not activated correctly
  • Clip audio on fade-out not clean when mapping is active
  • Cropping is applied incorrectly in clips with different Aspect Ratio
  • Scale Type is not correctly displayed at CUE, only at Play
  • Decklink Output Format lists 8K formats, although card is not capable of 8K
  • HTML display interrupts audio of running clip
  • Live Inputs in second playlist show error when loading playlist
  • Endless loop at start of playdeck if error in playlist
  • Successive actions do not take over the last after-action
  • Shortcut for overlays do not work when overlay is newly created
  • Custom video format sometimes not correct
  • GPU meter no longer runs with younger Nvidia drivers
  • Various issues around losing a license
  • BG video audio lags when HTML overlay is shown
  • Error message from logs: LiveAudioOutputGet, clipcachelist.ini
  • Clip scaling is displayed incorrectly in Cut/Crop
  • M4A audio files are not always played correctly
  • HTML templates are cut off at 1920 width
  • Flash files as overlays are not displayed
  • Error message when upgrading from 3.2b12
  • Missing write permissions in AppData on Windows Server 2016
  • Error message popup shows unreadable text/buttons
  • R128 shows “queued” endlessly on clips
  • HTML Crop not functional (removed)
Features:
  • NDI (Network Device Interface) Output for Playlists/SmartClips
  • UI Scaling for Windows-Setting (125%, 150% etc)
  • Visual Editor for Crop-Clip – Feature: Fast Loading of Playlists
  • Switch to Reduced/Simplified Block View
  • Copy Overlays/Actions
Updates:
  • Improved Context Menus
  • Fast Selection of Shortcut-Sets
  • R128 Calculation of Actions in Background
  • PL-Overlays until Blockend/endless
  • After-Action now per individual per Action
  • New After-Action “Play selected Clip”
  • New SmartClip-Export “End of current Block”
  • New Shortcut “Clip Stop”
Bugs fixed:
  • Audio Meter shows 0dB, although no Audio on Channel
  • Mono Setting of SC Output not working properly
  • Missing Playlist Files cant be deleted
  • Deleting of Clips in SC deletes wrong entries
  • Loop Setting of Actions is not being saved
  • Doubleclick on Clip (in Sync) does not play 2 Clips
  • Drag+Drop of new File onto Overlay does not update
  • Last Frame is missing in an In/Out Clip Loop
  • RGB24 produces stuttering Video Playback
  • Switching Videoformat during Output leads to faulty Playback
Features:
  • Animated Thumbnails for Playlist Clips
  • Playlist View in different Sizes
Updates:
  • NVidia Driver Detection added
  • RC-command “stopalloverlays” add
  • Toogle Loop Shortcut for Multi-Selection
Bugs fixed:
  • Clips are being move in Playlist unintentionally
  • Reset of Overlays/Action does not reset Button Name
  • Export of SmartClip as File repeatedly show Error
  • Deleting SmartClips via Menu shows Error
Features:
  • EBU R128 Audio Normalization replaces Replay Gain
  • Clip Edit with Cropping, Scaling and Aspect Ratio
  • Options for Doubleclick on Clip like Play/Cue, Preview, Edit
  • Fullscreen Mode for Playlist View
  • Update System integrated for autom. future update downloads
  • Audio Settings extended for Live-Input and with Mono Option
  • Custom Gain Settings for Actions
  • Loop Variations for Clips and Actions
  • “Open Playlist Collection” defaltes ZIP and loads Playlist
  • Drag+Drop of Playlist (XML) and Collections (ZIP)
  • Anti HDD Sleep Mechanics prevent lagging after long CUEing
  • Dynamic Loading spares Ressources and starts Playdeck faster
Updates:
  • VU meter modernized for todays Standards and calibrated
  • Cut/Crop Clip als available for Graphics (Crop) and Audio Files (Cut)
  • Cut Clip can be used with IN or OUT point only
  • NVidia Hardware Decoding autom. activated if GPU recognized
  • Context Menus for Audio Mute Buttons
  • JogWheel speed adjusted to -/+ 2
  • MKV added as Videoformat
  • Safety Query on exiting Playdeck if Outputs are being used
  • Removed 200 Recordings Limit
  • Clip Positioning for Actions now possible
  • Improved Keyboard Support and Design for Dialogs
  • Sound Alerts for Block Progress extended
  • Empty Playlist added to Context Menu
  • Resolution Matching added for Graphics
  • Setting for Device Rate Control added
  • Switching between Forward/Reverse Play in SmartClips now faster
  • Reset Overlay/Action Option to clear Settings
Bugs fixed:
  • Rare Error message while using the File Explorer
  • ProgressBar in Clip-Preview shows wrong Duration
  • Invalid Files are shown as OK and can be accessed via Context Menu
  • Audio Gains in Preview, Cut/Edit Clip and Block Export differ from Playlist
  • External Audio source is not being used for Recording Input
  • Clip Cut in Lite Edition shows Error
  • Actions not returning to previous Clip
  • Frame Skip not working in ClipEdit in 50fps Playlist
  • Calculation of CPU Usage to low
  • AVI Clips are not shown in File Explorer
  • Drag&Drop from File Explorer in empty Playlist Area not always working
  • Production Window not saving View Settings
  • Seeking back beyond Position 0 with JogWheel crashes SmartClip Edit
  • Main Menu Shortcuts cant be overwritten allthough Shortcut-Disable Option
  • Mute Audio of Audio Files not working sometimes
  • Custom Gain is changed unwillingly, if Audio Normalization is resetted
  • Duration of Clip-Overlays shown wrong in Dialog
  • Audio VU Meter not active for Background Videos
  • Status Popup sometimes moves Playlist View infront SmartClips
  • Copy of second Block is empty, if the first Block is empty
  • Shortcut for Default Transition not working
  • Playlists white after changing Windows Resolution
  • Block Export not finishing if Clip with Loop in Block
  • Stuttering Audio while Streaming
  • Clip Playback sometimes stops during FadeOut, if Background Video active
  • Background in Lite-Edition not saving
  • Flackern der Uhrzeit im Production Window
  • Switching from License to Trial Edition not possible
Features:
  • Apple ProRes Recordings up to HQ 60p
  • Remote Control via Network TCP Commands
  • BM ATEM via Netzwerk as Playback Trigger
  • Playlist Export as ZIP incl. Clips
  • Playdeck can be locked for short Absence
  • Adjustable Showtime for Overlays with autom. Fade Out
  • Color Space can be selected individually
  • New Setting for Block/Clip Enumeration
  • Set Channel Name for Playlist Previews
Updates:
  • Show GPU usage next to CPU
  • Shortcuts for all Overlays+Actions
  • Upgrade to Video Engine 1.7.14.10129
  • File Explorer Settings are being saved
  • File-Check in Background continuously
  • Overlays/Actions can receive Clips via Drag&Drop
  • Overlays/Action are being colored if assigned
  • Actions can return to CUE and PAUSE
  • SYNC extended for Double Click in Playlist
  • Shortcut Clip Loop toggeles Playhead if no Selection
  • Shortcuts extended with Prev/Next/Restart/Loop Clip
  • Shortcuts extenden with Toggle Clip Mute/Active/Loop
  • Shortcuts are being saved automatically
  • PDF Export extended with Block Name/Schedule/Channel
Bugs fixed:
  • Replay Gain for Actions are calculated on 2nd activation
  • Clip Export of SmartClips shows wrong Preset path
  • Clip Upload shows Error, if not exported manually before
  • Fast Loading/Switching of SmartClips doesnt show Cliplist
  • ZIP-Export writes Playlist next to ZIP-File
  • Crash if Video Hardware not available anymore
  • Shortcuts not working, if Prod.-Window has focus
  • Long Filenames not shown in Playlist
  • DeInterlacing in Preview for SmartClips/ClipEdit faulty
  • Recording Duration wrong in 2nd Recording
  • ATEM Connection interrupted every 10/15 minutes
  • Auto Load Playlist follow up error, if File not found
  • Shortcuts for Umlauts & Special character faulty in List
  • Keyboard Input Lock also blocks Input in Dialogs
  • Next Clip button inactive sometimes
  • Changing Playlist resolution not possible if 1st entry selected