NEXUS version history


FIXFixed activations for very old AMD CPUs (AMD FX series).
FIXImproved stability and general bug-fixes.


FIXFixed rare crash when closing the UI.
FIXImproved stability and general bug-fixes.


CHGTweaked look of context-menus.
CHGPreparations for future expansions.
FIXImproved sync reliability.
FIXImproved stability and general bug-fixes.


FIXArp-tabs, and Trancegate-tabs didn't update their names during preset-load.
FIXImproved stability and general bug-fixes.


FIXFixed crash that happened when having a drop-down menu open while closing the UI.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes.


FIXMain Delay, Main Reverb, and Main Filter didn't react to UI changes.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


FIXVoice stealer was broken, which could lead to notes of unlimited length.
FIXPreset browser was empty under rare, very specific, circumstances.
FIXArp/TG browser entries were unsorted.
FIXWINAAX version was unsigned and thus didn't work.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGMade FX visualizations more consistent with each other.
CHGImproved error messages concerning activations to be more clear.
FIXMain Delay effect could click/pop after a preset-load, under rare circumstances.
FIXMain Filter caused click/pop under rare circumstances.
FIXPausing / stopping a project could cause click/pop under rare circumstances.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGImproved bookmark handling.
FIXMod-matrix sources didn't restore under very specific timing circumstances.
FIXOverwrite warnings for user-presets wouldn't show.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


NEWmacOSAdded support for Apple Silicon.
CHGImproved editor opening performance.
FIXFixed rare crashes when moving events inside the arp/sequencer during playback.


FIXmacOSFixed extremely rare initialization error.


CHGTrancegate values can now be changed with the mouse-wheel.
CHGTrancegate drag-handle is 50% bigger.


FIXFixed error loading trancegate presets.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


FIXFive automation parameters stopped working.
FIXRecalling project data would sometimes hang the host.
FIXWINWork-around for Acid Pro that disables the midi-inputs for VST3 plugins.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


FIXWorked around a few false positives when sanity checking the sample-data.


CHGDefault look is no longer flat.
CHGAll decibel meters behave better now and have a peak-indicator.
FIXLots of fixes for extreme edge-case.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


FIXDistortion FX used the wrong parameters internally (freq and drive).
FIXCompressor FX used wrongly scaled parameters (low and high).


NEWYou can right click on a preset and then select "Show in Finder..."
NEWAdded the four macro dials as possible sources for the vibrato.
NEWAdded six new skins.
CHGChanged sorting order in folders. First "Users Presets", then bookmarks, then regular folders and expansions.
CHGThe front-panel section now dim when turned off.
CHGThe macro dials labels now dim when the dial is unused in the preset.
CHGMost graphical elements are bit rounded now. Looks a lot friendlier.
CHGYou can now use "cursor right" to load presets in the arpeggiator and trancegate.
CHGThe automation parameters have longer, more descriptive names.
CHGInsert FX types are now alphabetically sorted.
FIXThe FX no longer cause crackles when being modulated or changed.
FIXNo longer asks for confirmation to delete bookmark-folders if warnings are turned off.


FIXmacOSFixed ArtsAcoustic reverb ringing.


FIXmacOSFixed division by 0 crash in the UI-code.


CHGMade the rainbow tag-display in the browser optional.
CHGReplaced Impulse-FX DSP-code in preparation for Apple Silicon.
FIXRemoved duplicate bookmark results from the browser.
FIXWINRemoved unnecessary delays when opening the first instance.
FIXWINRemoved 'UI hardware acceleration' option as it was not improving performance, but rather caused problems.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGQOLDials can now be fine-adjusted while dragging with right-mouse button.
CHGExtremely old Nexus2 project server convert timeout adjusted.
FIXSustain pedal wasn't working for arp and sq presets.
FIXWhen loading Nexus2 projects, the folder and preset name are now selected.
FIXCertain keys (enter/return/backspace/delete) are no longer captured unnecessarily.
FIXThe toolbar on the arp-page was unintentionally removed when loading an arp-preset.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


FIXDefault automation parameters were all 0.
FIXmacOSDidn't work with 10.11 - 10.13.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGNew arp/seq editor that is much easier to use.
CHGNew trancegate editor that allows to change the level of each step.
CHGShow expansion-icon next to loaded preset-name.
CHGFont-size for librarian is saved as new default automatically when changed.
CHGWindow-size is saved as new default automatically when changed.
CHGImproved network code.
CHGImproved start-up and shut-down time.
FIXVoice-stealing resulted in clicks.
FIXLibrarian filters work better with negatives now.
FIXmacOSWorked around a folder-permission issue.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGKeyzones don't use numbers anymore, but actual note names.
FIXArp-lock wasn't working for sequencer mode.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGAdded shift-g and shift-h to vertically zoom the sequencer.
CHGAdded more colors for easier skin-customization.
CHGImproved error messages if login fails.
FIXWINImproved OpenGL detection.
FIXmacOSRight click now also works as ctrl+click.
FIXScrolling in sequencer mode didn't synchronize with the keyboard correctly.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGSelecting a skin or changing the preview parameter now always sets the default.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGAdded menu to set "current preview as default" and "current skin as default".
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


NEWAdded notifications when license needs to be refreshed (only if Nexus is used offline).
CHGAlways shows current UI-scale when hovering over resizer, not only when dragging.


NEWAdded skin support.
NEWAdded "undo" and "redo".
NEWAdded locks for some mod-sections.
NEWAdded visualizations of audio-signals in various places.
NEWAdded notifications when updates are available.
NEWFiltered out unreachable destinations in the mod-matrix.
NEWLayer names can now be assigned by right-clicking on layer-tabs, arp-tabs and tg-tabs.
NEWAdded a "minimal-keys" option so virtual midi-keyboards work better.
NEWDefault UI-size can now be saved for new instances.
NEWDefault preview-volume can be saved for new instances.
NEWAdded "fltVel" and "drive" as modulation-destinations in the mod-matrix.
NEWAdded "pitch", "modwheel" and "aftertouch" as automation-parameters.
CHGMoved the user menu onto the avatar.
CHGDisabled mouse-wheel editing for sliders on scrollable pages.
CHGHold shift while re-sizing the UI to adjust it in 5% steps.
CHGChanged order of keyzone colors to improve contrast for most presets.
CHGTweaked keyzone colors to be closer to their NKS-led counterparts.
CHGAdded cloud-service to convert 3rd party presets.
FIXArpeggio editors won't receive keyboard events when disabled.
FIXNKS-light guide wasn't updated when editor was closed.
FIXDeleting the "User Presets"-folder didn't do anything.
FIXCorrectly detects Nexus1 saved in projects.
FIXGeneral bug-fixes (minor).


CHGChanged "sign out" to "deactivate".
FIXImproved sync with server.
FIXFocus now sticks when switching pages.
FIXFixed extremely rare sound-crackles.
FIXWINImproved stability with FL Studio.


FIXOscillator parameters on the "layers" page couldn't be edited.


FIXWINImproved OpenGL detection even further.


CHGPrevious/next preset-buttons are now horizontal.
FIXRight-click on a preset doesn't trigger preview anymore.
FIXRe-focusing plugin window doesn't focus search-bar anymore.
FIXIn specific circumstances the folder, category and/or preset wasn't selected anymore (only visually).
FIXUncategorized presets couldn't be renamed or deleted.
FIXUncategorized bookmarks couldn't be loaded or deleted.
FIXWINImproved stability with FL Studio.
FIXWINImproved OpenGL detection.


FIXImproved stability for computers without AVX instruction sets.


FIXUsers presets can now be loaded from Bookmarks.
FIXImproved compatibility with international characters in file-paths.


FIXImproved license detection.
FIXImproved stability when enabling arpeggiator while notes are already playing.
FIXImproved stability for computers without AVX instruction sets.


CHGRemoved midi-through that would cause issues in Digital Performer.


CHGRenamed "features" page to "layers".
CHGPreset loading is now triggered with "cursor-right".
CHGRemoved preset-name tooltip in favor of a context-menu.
FIXFixed preset recall under very specific circumstances.
FIXImproved stability.


FIXImproved stability.


FIXImproved arp / tg saving.
FIXImproved stability.


FIXFixed preset lists of trancegate, arp, impulses.
FIXFixed sequencer synchronization.
FIXFixed missing shuffle of layer arpeggiators.


FIXImproved stability.


FIXImproved license detection.
FIXImproved AAX compatibility.


CHGWINAdded fallback for incompatible UI acceleration.
FIXAAXImproved AAX compatibility.
FIXFixed crash when changing arp-pattern loop-start.
FIXImproved connectivity detection.


FIXImproved stability.


FIXmacOSAUImproved AU compatibility.


NEWInitial release.


FIXAdded more locking to prevent rare database corruption.
FIXMinor bugfixes.