NEXUS3 version history

3.5.6

2021-11-25

fixes:

  • Projects saved with extremely old Nexus2 versions load correctly now.
  • Windows: Fixed CPU detection for Alder Lake CPUs.
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.5.5

2021-10-28

fixes:

  • Log window files had no filename.
  • macOS: Work around to avoid slow preset-loading in Logic 10.7
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.5.4

2021-08-26

fixes:

  • The keyboard focus wasn't always restored to the correct component.
  • Some dials didn't react to the mouse-wheel anymore.
  • VST3 automation parameters didn't update their text correctly.
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.5.3

2021-07-15

fixes:

  • Fixed activations for very old AMD CPUs (AMD FX series).
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.5.2

2021-07-09

fixes:

  • Fixed rare crash when closing the UI.
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.5.1

2021-07-06

changes:

  • Tweaked look of context-menus.
  • Preparations for future expansions.

fixes:

  • Improved sync reliability.
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.4.4

2021-02-16

fixes:

  • Arp-tabs, and Trancegate-tabs didn't update their names during preset-load.
  • Improved stability and general bug-fixes.

3.4.3

2021-02-04

fixes:

  • Fixed crash that happened when having a drop-down menu open while closing the UI.
  • General bug-fixes.

3.4.2

2021-01-29

fixes:

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

3.4.1

2021-01-27

fixes:

  • Voice stealer was broken, which could lead to notes of unlimited length.
  • Preset browser was empty under rare, very specific, circumstances.
  • Arp/TG browser entries were unsorted.
  • Windows: AAX version was unsigned and thus didn't work.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.4.0

2021-01-26

changes:

  • Made FX visualizations more consistent with each other.
  • Improved error messages concerning activations to be more clear.

fixes:

  • Main Delay effect could click/pop after a preset-load, under rare circumstances.
  • Main Filter caused click/pop under rare circumstances.
  • Pausing / stopping a project could cause click/pop under rare circumstances.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.3.9

2020-11-24

changes:

  • Improved bookmark handling.

fixes:

  • Mod-matrix sources didn't restore under very specific timing circumstances.
  • Overwrite warnings for user-presets wouldn't show.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.3.8

2020-11-17

new:

  • macOS: Added support for Apple Silicon.

changes:

  • Improved editor opening performance.

fixes:

  • Fixed rare crashes when moving events inside the arp/sequencer during playback.

3.3.7

2020-10-24

fixes:

  • macOS: Fixed extremely rare initialization error.

3.3.6

2020-10-21

changes:

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

3.3.5

2020-10-21

fixes:

  • Fixed error loading trancegate presets.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.3.4

2020-10-19

fixes:

  • Five automation parameters stopped working.
  • Recalling project data would sometimes hang the host.
  • Windows: Work-around for Acid Pro that disables the midi-inputs for VST3 plugins.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.3.3

2020-10-06

fixes:

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

3.3.2

2020-10-05

changes:

  • Default look is no longer flat.
  • All decibel meters behave better now and have a peak-indicator.

fixes:

  • Lots of fixes for extreme edge-case.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.3.1

2020-09-16

fixes:

  • Distortion FX used the wrong parameters internally (freq and drive).
  • Compressor FX used wrongly scaled parameters (low and high).

3.3.0

2020-09-14

new:

  • You can right click on a preset and then select "Show in Finder..."
  • Added the four macro dials as possible sources for the vibrato.
  • Added six new skins.

changes:

  • Changed sorting order in folders. First "Users Presets", then bookmarks, then regular folders and expansions.
  • The front-panel section now dim when turned off.
  • The macro dials labels now dim when the dial is unused in the preset.
  • Most graphical elements are bit rounded now. Looks a lot friendlier.
  • You can now use "cursor right" to load presets in the arpeggiator and trancegate.
  • The automation parameters have longer, more descriptive names.
  • Insert FX types are now alphabetically sorted.

fixes:

  • The FX no longer cause crackles when being modulated or changed.
  • No longer asks for confirmation to delete bookmark-folders if warnings are turned off.

3.2.6

2020-08-26

fixes:

  • macOS: Fixed ArtsAcoustic reverb ringing.

3.2.5

2020-08-25

fixes:

  • macOS: Fixed division by 0 crash in the UI-code.

3.2.4

2020-08-25

changes:

  • Made the rainbow tag-display in the browser optional.
  • Replaced Impulse-FX DSP-code in preparation for Apple Silicon.

fixes:

  • Removed duplicate bookmark results from the browser.
  • Windows: Removed unnecessary delays when opening the first instance.
  • Windows: Removed 'UI hardware acceleration' option as it was not improving performance, but rather caused problems.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.2.3

2020-07-07

changes:

  • Dials can now be fine-adjusted while dragging with right-mouse button.
  • Extremely old Nexus2 project server convert timeout adjusted.

fixes:

  • Sustain pedal wasn't working for arp and sq presets.
  • When loading Nexus2 projects, the folder and preset name are now selected.
  • Certain keys (enter/return/backspace/delete) are no longer captured unnecessarily.
  • The toolbar on the arp-page was unintentionally removed when loading an arp-preset.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.2.1

2020-06-23

fixes:

  • Default automation parameters were all 0.
  • macOS: Didn't work with 10.11 - 10.13.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.2.0

2020-06-23

changes:

  • New arp/seq editor that is much easier to use.
  • New trancegate editor that allows to change the level of each step.
  • Show expansion-icon next to loaded preset-name.
  • Font-size for librarian is saved as new default automatically when changed.
  • Window-size is saved as new default automatically when changed.
  • Improved network code.
  • Improved start-up and shut-down time.

fixes:

  • Voice-stealing resulted in clicks.
  • Librarian filters work better with negatives now.
  • macOS: Worked around a folder-permission issue.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.1.7

2020-04-02

changes:

  • Keyzones don't use numbers anymore, but actual note names.

fixes:

  • Arp-lock wasn't working for sequencer mode.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.1.6

2020-03-25

changes:

  • Added shift-g and shift-h to vertically zoom the sequencer.
  • Added more colors for easier skin-customization.
  • Improved error messages if login fails.

fixes:

  • Windows: Improved OpenGL detection.
  • macOS: Right click now also works as ctrl+click.
  • Scrolling in sequencer mode didn't synchronize with the keyboard correctly.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.1.3

2020-03-02

changes:

  • Selecting a skin or changing the preview parameter now always sets the default.

fixes:

  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.1.2

2020-02-29

changes:

  • Added menu to set "current preview as default" and "current skin as default".

fixes:

  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.1.1

2020-02-28

new:

  • Added notifications when license needs to be refreshed (only if Nexus is used offline).

changes:

  • Always shows current UI-scale when hovering over resizer, not only when dragging.

3.1.0

2020-02-27

new:

  • Added skin support.
  • Added "undo" and "redo".
  • Added locks for some mod-sections.
  • Added visualizations of audio-signals in various places.
  • Added notifications when updates are available.
  • Filtered out unreachable destinations in the mod-matrix.
  • Layer names can now be assigned by right-clicking on layer-tabs, arp-tabs and tg-tabs.
  • Added a "minimal-keys" option so virtual midi-keyboards work better.
  • Default UI-size can now be saved for new instances.
  • Default preview-volume can be saved for new instances.
  • Added "fltVel" and "drive" as modulation-destinations in the mod-matrix.
  • Added "pitch", "modwheel" and "aftertouch" as automation-parameters.

changes:

  • Moved the user menu onto the avatar.
  • Disabled mouse-wheel editing for sliders on scrollable pages.
  • Hold shift while re-sizing the UI to adjust it in 5% steps.
  • Changed order of keyzone colors to improve contrast for most presets.
  • Tweaked keyzone colors to be closer to their NKS-led counterparts.
  • Added cloud-service to convert 3rd party presets.

fixes:

  • Arpeggio editors won't receive keyboard events when disabled.
  • NKS-light guide wasn't updated when editor was closed.
  • Deleting the "User Presets"-folder didn't do anything.
  • Correctly detects Nexus1 saved in projects.
  • General bug-fixes (minor).

3.0.20

2020-01-10

changes:

  • Changed "sign out" to "deactivate".

fixes:

  • Improved sync with server.
  • Focus now sticks when switching pages.
  • Fixed extremely rare sound-crackles.
  • Windows: Improved stability with FL Studio.

3.0.18

2020-01-01

fixes:

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

3.0.17

2019-12-30

fixes:

  • Windows: Improved OpenGL detection even further.

3.0.16

2019-12-30

changes:

  • Previous/next preset-buttons are now horizontal.

fixes:

  • Right-click on a preset doesn't trigger preview anymore.
  • Re-focusing plugin window doesn't focus search-bar anymore.
  • In specific circumstances the folder, category and/or preset wasn't selected anymore (only visually).
  • Uncategorized presets couldn't be renamed or deleted.
  • Uncategorized bookmarks couldn't be loaded or deleted.
  • Windows: Improved stability with FL Studio.
  • Windows: Improved OpenGL detection.

3.0.15

2019-12-18

fixes:

  • Improved stability for computers without AVX instruction sets.

3.0.14

2019-12-17

fixes:

  • Users presets can now be loaded from Bookmarks.
  • Improved compatibility with international characters in file-paths.

3.0.13

2019-12-16

fixes:

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

3.0.11

2019-12-11

changes:

  • Removed midi-through that would cause issues in Digital Performer.

3.0.10

2019-12-09

changes:

  • Renamed "features" page to "layers".
  • Preset loading is now triggered with "cursor-right".
  • Removed preset-name tooltip in favor of a context-menu.

fixes:

  • Fixed preset recall under very specific circumstances.
  • Improved stability.

3.0.9

2019-12-08

fixes:

  • Improved stability.

3.0.8

2019-12-06

fixes:

  • Improved arp / tg saving.
  • Improved stability.

3.0.7

2019-12-05

fixes:

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

3.0.6

2019-12-04

fixes:

  • Improved stability.

3.0.5

2019-12-03

fixes:

  • Improved license detection.
  • Improved AAX compatibility.

3.0.4

2019-11-30

changes:

  • Windows: Added fallback for incompatible UI acceleration.

fixes:

  • AAX: Improved AAX compatibility.
  • Fixed crash when changing arp-pattern loop-start.
  • Improved connectivity detection.

3.0.3

2019-11-29

fixes:

  • Improved stability.

3.0.1

2019-11-29

fixes:

  • macOS: Improved AU compatibility.

3.0.0

2019-11-29

new:

  • Initial release.