Tracktion has released Waveform Pro 11.5, a free update for Waveform Pro, it’s digital audio workstation that introduces a new audio engine and is designed to reduce CPU load, improve delay compensation and increase overall stability.
The new welcome screen is designed to foster quick set up of audio devices, and it provides a range of project templates, training materials and news. User interface refinements include track background colors, keyboard shortcuts, simplified clip handles and settings pages, improved main menu organisation, context menus and auto scroll.
Other enhancements include new editing workflows such as Range Selection, Ripple Delete and Heal/Consolidate/Silence. Clip programming is intended to be easier with a dedicated step clip editor, while the MIDI Clip upgrades includes transport hotkeys to control the MIDI view when focused and the ability to lock MIDI editor and arrangement window timelines. Plus, MIDI Typing allows users to quickly toggle between computer and musical keyboards, making it more seamless to jump between editing and playing.
The latest version retains Waveform features such as Arranger track, Groove Dr, Actions panel/window, Edit groups, MIDI Tools and Modifiers. Go here for a 90-day free trial, and go here for more specifics on the update.