LiveEdit Release Notes

LiveEdit 5.5.0

Release Notes for v5.5.0

Published on 16/03/2020

Features

  • Improves the Comments track with color and details fields
  • Improves editing of multiple Key Control, Key Resizer or Color Correction events
  • Comments tracks can be exported to CSV file compatible with GrandMA
  • Print dialog allows you to choose a range of scenes and stores the last options chosen
  • Auto completion of shot description is now disabled by default. You can enable it in App Settings.
  • Producer LTC report can be disabled in the client to save network traffic if you use wifi
  • Backups can be restored from the automatic backups folder or from a custom file.

Fixes

  • Increases editor performance
  • Fixes loss of focus on Producer login dialog when another dialog is open
  • LTC slave copies the behavior of Producer LTC when using an MTC source


LiveEdit 5.4.0

Release Notes for v5.4.0

Published on 18/02/2020

Features

  • The external viewer now detects the connection and disconnection of a second screen and don't go back to full screen if you closed it.
  • We have improved the speed and layout response on many actions.

Fixes

  • Fix the random release of the external MTC source
  • Fix the display of events in a hidden track
  • Fix the Producer connection abort after a no reply timeout


LiveEdit 5.3.x

Release Notes for v5.3.6

Published on 03/02/2020

Features

  • Added a button to inhibit the review mode when the Producer is not in Live mode
  • Added the Control+Space shortcut to start playing from the last reading point
  • Added shortcuts on Minus and Plus keys to add internal 1 and internal 2 sources (defaults are black and white) to the timeline
  • Added an option to automatically upload to the server the LiveCapture video

Fixes

  • Optmize the video playback in the editor's viewer and the viewer window

Release Notes for v5.3.2

Published on 27/01/2020

Features

  • Added the LiveEdit Producer as an external LTC source over network
  • Improves the status feedback when recording the program in the LiveCapture window
  • Revert to the granularity of 1 frame when moving a video media on the timeline
  • Added a button to get the available media list on the media server when you add or modify a "Go to clip" event on a device track

Fixes

  • Fix the QR code refresh in "Project settings" dialog
  • Fix the ghost connection with LiveEdit Producer that could occur when your network was disconnected
  • Fix compatibility with media uploaded from Windows and then downloaded to Mac
  • Improves the design of camera boxes

Release Notes for v5.3.0

Published on 13/01/2020

Features

  • The active track preference is now stored for each user
  • Added some system informations in the "Advanced" tab in settings panel
  • Added possibility to search in the "Open project" dialog by more than the first letter of the project's name
  • Expose a new preference to disable accelerated video decoding which could be useful on older computers

Fixes

  • Optimizes the refresh of the view and improves the reaction time of the interface
  • Fix the empty field "Transition duration" on some dialogs


LiveEdit 5.2.0

Published on 27/12/2019

Release Notes for v5.2.0

Features

  • Added the possibility to export your whole project and to import scenes
  • Added a settings to automatically focus a track when Live mode is switched on

Security

  • Changed the way we clear the database to protect your data when the user has changed

Fixes

  • Improves the way that playlists and scenes are copied/moved.
  • Reduces space used by backup files
  • Fix a memory leak on auto updater listener


LiveEdit 5.1.2

Published on 19/12/2019

Release Notes for v5.1.2

Features

  • New buttons added on MacBook touch bar
  • Added a power save blocker when connected to a Producer
  • Improves the behavior of the fields in the bins by defocusing them when the form is submitted
  • Increases upload size limit to 1 GB per file

Security

  • Fixes a memory issue when syncing

Fixes

  • Fixes the offset when outputting LTC while the master timecode is negative or over 24h
  • Fixes the hover selection under the track countdowns
  • Fixes the LiveCapture incorrect default settings sended to the Producer
  • Fixes some mismatchs between the project's framerate and the framerate displayed
  • Fixes the bug when the duration of the scene is invalid in the scene editing dialog, while the maximum duration of the media is lower
  • Fixes generation of some blurry waveforms
  • Removes the warning dialogs when a trim action is not possible
  • Removes the double separator at the bottom of the "File" application menu in Windows đŸ˜¬

Other changes

  • Updated page design in printing
  • A newly created scene is now opened automatically


LiveEdit 5.0.0

Published on 02/11/2019

The automatic update from v4.x.x to v5.x.x is not available. In addition, versions <= 4.3.0 are now deprecated.
You must manually download the latest version from the download page and install it.

Mac users: Apple has changed the way Gatekeeper verify the applications since macOS Catalina. Thus, it is possible that on previous versions of macOS, an error message prevents to open the app.
To open it anyway, please read this article: https://support.apple.com/guide/mac-help/mh40616/mac

Release Notes for v5.0.0

Features

  • Implements a new print dialog with a fully customizable layout
  • Added support for MTC timecode generation*
  • Added a comments field in switcher shots
  • Improves the available options of device events
  • Implements a new pop-up on click on the red LTC input to quickly grab and edit the LTC slave options
  • Added more default scene options in the project settings dialog
  • Added settings to customize the external viewer window
  • A new side panel permits to create macros*
  • Implements new license levels: Discovery (formerly Free), Atlantis and Enterprise (formerly Pro)*

Security

  • Improves security, reliability and speed of synchronization of data and media
  • Implements a project password to protect the access to MyLiveEdit and tablets app*

Fixes

  • Improves the timeout tolerance in the start screen when your Internet connection is slow
  • Improves detection of changes in forms to avoid unnecessary synchronization
  • Fixes the order of new tracks added during synchronization
  • Improves the parameters for Art-Net and OSC events
  • Fixes the real preview shot displayed in camera boxes
  • Fixes the override of PDF files with the same name. In addition, PDF files are now saved in the Documents folder
  • Fixes a bug which could cause missing default settings on the first opening
  • Fixes a bug which could keep visible the autocomplete menu when the dialog was closed
  • Fixes a bug which could cause an overlap when trimming lyrics while running
  • Improves the info and errors messages received by the Producer

Other changes

  • Updated the global design of the window
  • Start flag is now always visible on the timeline ruler and can be dragged with the mouse
  • Beat magnetism is now active even if the beats ruler is hidden
  • Video tracks are now sorted in reverse order and displayed before the audio tracks
  • Added support for duration on comment events

* Some of these functionalities are subject to license. Please Contact us for more details.


LiveEdit 4.3.0

Published on 15/07/2019

Release Notes for v4.3.0

Features

  • Added support for 24fps and 100fps
  • Implements a shot description indexing to autocomplete the field when typing
  • Implements quantization function for the shots
  • Implements the display of video thumbnails on the media tracks
  • Added support for a variable play speed in the Device control track
  • Implements the key resizer control and video process actions in Switcher Effects track

Security

  • Implements an automatic local database backup every 15mn

Fixes

  • Added an autoplay option on Load ID and Go To TC events in the Device control track
  • Fixes the lack of interaction in the lower third of the timeline
  • Fixes the vertical scroll of the timeline for Windows users. Now, you can press Alt to navigate in the timeline with the wheel
  • Fixes waveform display for Windows users
  • Fixes Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V shortcuts override for Windows users
  • Fixes a bug when loading the viewer window
  • Improves the use of external LTC in the client

Other changes

  • Shortcuts Alt+Arrow Up and Alt+Arrow Down have been added to quickly navigate between tracks


LiveEdit 4.2.0

Published on 12/06/2019

Release Notes for v4.2.0

Features

  • Added support for "Program change" message in midi notes
  • Added support for assigning "Switcher" tracks to Mix/Effects Buses
  • Added support for effect dissolve in snapshot recalls
  • Implements the internal Media Server and EVS LinX protocols in the "Device" track

Security

  • Resolves an issue with the assignment anti-duplicate system

Fixes

  • Fixes a font issue when printing with lyrics

Other changes

  • Increases the number of PTZ presets to 50


LiveEdit 4.1.0

Published on 24/05/2019

Release Notes for v4.1.0

Features

  • Added support for MTC in external timecode input
  • A new side panel permits to create and print rundowns for a show
  • Merged the tracks "Midi" and "GPO" under the new track type "Trigger"
  • Added support for a duration in midi notes
  • Implements the OSC and Art-Net protocols in the "Trigger" track
  • Added actions to the TouchBar for users of a recent MacBook Pro
  • Settings implements the ability to deactivate the automatic numbering of the shots
  • Adjacent lyrics are now merged in the "Lyrics list" print template

Fixes

  • Fixes an issue of automatic numbering of the scene number
  • Fixes the bug preventing opening of generated PDF
  • Fixes the offset when selecting the visible part in the mini timeline

Other changes

  • Updated the style of the events in the timeline
  • Updated some icons of the interface
  • Scene number now supports up to 3 mixed letters and numbers


LiveEdit 4.0.1

Published on 05/04/2019

Release Notes for v4.0.1

Fixes

  • Fixes an issue that prevented automatic tempo detection
  • Added support for changing the signature of a media
  • Minor fixes on the performance of the "Live" view


LiveEdit 4.0.0

Published on 28/03/2019

Release Notes for v4.0.0

Features

  • Bars and beats management improvements : the settings are moved to the "Metronome" pop-up
    • Tempo source selection from an audio or video file or from the Song Structure track
    • Tempo adjustment from quarter to quadruple speed
    • Bars and beats ruler on media tracks
    • First bar offset by dragging the media's yellow handle
  • Added support for step-by-step navigation in the timeline with audio preview
  • Added support for timeline speed control in the "Speed" pop-up
  • File > Project Settings... Implements the ability to customize the default skeleton of scenes
  • Implements the AMP protocol in the "Device" track
  • Displays the events countdowns in the timeline when "Live"
  • Added support for multiple editing of shots
  • Lyrics track: add support for text color and variant for prompter output
  • Song Structure track: add an option to add a custom part
  • Markers track: Added the ability to execute an action when the marker is reached by the reading head/
  • Implements the use of an external USB LTC reader to control the client

Fixes

  • Fixes an issue when uploading media to the cloud, after which the state could remains "local"
  • Fixes the issue when adding a user to a project, after which the user can not synchronize the project content
  • Fixes the shot numbering when a "Blade" occur on a switcher shot
  • Fixes the bug that prevents to hide or unhide a track
  • Fixes the wrong information of the number of scenes where a media is used when deleting it

Other changes

  • The direction of the media transfer is now displayed by the icon in the "Medias" tab
  • "Live" view improvements such as better alignment of countdowns and better readability
  • The description of the previous and next shot, as well as the time between them and the current plan, are displayed in the "Shot properties" area. The time is illuminated if the delta is less than 2 seconds
  • Application settings improve the management of time display and interface customization
  • The user's application settings can be saved to the cloud and loaded from another computer
  • Shortcuts for Apple Final Cut and Avid Media Composer keyboards have been implemented
  • Improves rendering performance and reduces blocking processes