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Pmx 8.1.11, Ovation 4.1.11, VCube 4.1.11 HotFix update

Postby Nicolas Cavin » Mon Nov 18, 2013 17:18

Dear Merging Customers,

The Merging Technologies Development Team is pleased to announce the HotFix release of Pyramix 8.1.11 build 21673, VCube 4.1.11 build 21673 and Ovation 4.1.11 build 21673.
Horus users should install the latest certified firmware (build 21673 or higher)
Available here: http://www.merging.com/products/horus/downloads

Important:

The Pyramix 8.1.11 HotFix version contains only the following fixes
HotFix Bugs resolved:
MT5618: Fixed. Reconform: Automation corrupted if in the timeline Video track is longer than the Audio
MT5634: Fixed. Reconform: Automation corruption at in points
MT5608: Fixed. DSDIFF record can crash in DXD project 24 bits (Dubbing Mode)
MT5620: Fixed. Remapping of DSDIFF channels was not performed when generating a SACD Image in mixing mode
MT5627: Fixed. DSD render potential hang at end of processing
MT5609: Fixed. CD generation slower when SRC is required
MT5637: Fixed. Album publishing not starting at times
MT5626: Fixed. Disabled Generate SACD/CD Image in DSD256 and DSD128 projects (same applies to SACD Cutting Master Wizard)
MT5598: Fixed. Multichannel MTFF record crash with 5 channels and SMPTE channel mapping
MT5542: Fixed. Media Manager Sampling Rate Conversion can cause wrong Timestamp value
Pyramix v8.1.11 HotFix Release Notes:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Pyramix_v8.1.11_HotFix_Release_Notes.pdf


Horus Firmware 1.1.11 21673 contains the following fixes
Fixed digital wrap near fullscale in DSD64
Horus Firmware v1.1.11 21673 Release Notes
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/Horus_Release_Notes_(v21673).pdf


The Ovation 4.1.11 HotFix version contains only the following fixes
HotFix Bugs resolved:
None.
Bugs fixed are in the Pyramix 8.1.11 version installed along Ovation.


The VCube 4.1.11 HotFix version contains only the following fixes
HotFix Bugs resolved:
MT5642: Fixed. VCube random crash during playback
MT5326: Fixed. VCube reverse playback crash (common under Windows XP)
MT5621: Fixed. Sony 9 pin: Stop command not accurate in Chase mode
MT5622: Fixed. Sony 9 pin: Status bits report improvement
Fixed. MXF: Removed Body Partition and RDD09 support (broken in Wrap mode)
VCube v4.1.11 HotFix Release Notes
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/VCube_4_1/VCube_4.1.11_HotFix_Release_Notes.pdf

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Pyramix v8.1.11 HotFix Build 21673 Released

The Merging Technologies Development Team is pleased to announce the release of Pyramix v8.1. This new version includes Merging Technologies’ Horus Networked Audio Interface DXD/DSD support, new features, improvements and bug fixes.

PYRAMIX 8.1 HIGHLIGHTS:
- Ravenna DXD and DSD playback and record support with Horus
- Background Recording
- Record Pre-Buffering
- Editing while Recording
- Recording Post-Effects
- New Take Logger tool
- New Media Markers
- New Automation Preview mode
- Improved Recording Status windows
- Horus PreAmps support within the Pyramix Mixer
- Secondary audio device host support
- Timestretch algorithm update from MPEX3 to MPEX4
- New Dirac Timestretch option (Key required)
- Algorithmix ReNOVAtor available in Pyramix installer for those who purchased the key (ReNOVAtor Key required)
- SoundMiner/Pyramix integration fixes
- New Tango Beta-ConsoleSoft available for Horus MicPre Remote control (v3.2.2 or higher)
And many bug fixes

Please carefully read the release notes for the installation procedure for all details.

INSTALLATION:
WARNING: Since Pyramix v8.1 Beta2 we include new MassCore version, please follow instruction in the release notes or the installation guide (page 10), links are available below
WARNING: Users currently running in MassCore on a Core2Duo should NOT update to Pyramix v8.1
WARNING: Make sure that you have your new v8 keys before proceeding with the v8.1 Release (v7.1 keys are not valid)
WARNING: Since Pyramix v8.1 Beta2 projects are not compatible with the previous Pyramix 8.1 beta1 and Pyramix 8.0 versions, users must use the adequate Save Special option to open such project in older Pyramix versions

- At Pyramix v8.1 install you might have a “Bonjour” pending requirements, please proceed with this installation and afterwards the Pyramix installer will start. Once Pyramix is installed it is Mandatory that you reboot your system.

- Pyramix v8 and Ravenna/MassCore hardware recommendations:
http://www.merging.com/pages/pcconfig
- Follow the Pyramix v8.1 Installation Guide (mandatory for v8.1 beta1 or older versions that are running MassCore user so refer to page 9):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Pyramix_V8.1_Installation_Guide.pdf

Installation Troubleshooting:
pdf: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/IntervalZeroRTX_Uninstall_Troubleshoot.pdf
forum: http://forum.merging.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=6467
- Users that need to run Pyramix and VCube on the same system configuration will have to install VCube 4.1.11 along with Pyramix v8.1.11
- The Dolby E (Encode/Decode) comes as a separate installer and is no longer bundled within the Pyramix installer.
Please contact support@merging.com in order to have access to it.

NOTES:
- Pyramix v8.1 saved projects are NOT compatible with the Pyramix v8.0 projects. If you wish to open such projects in an older Pyramix version, make sure that you perform the proper Save Special, a new “Save as Version 8.0” entry was added.

MT USB Sync:
Users experiencing a MT USB Sync slowdown at start up should be reverting to the previous USB Sync driver v 1.0.15
http://www.merging.com/downloads

HORUS:
Horus users need to install the latest firmware v1.1.11 build 21673 and above. Which has the DXD and DSD support, the Mic PreAmps support for Pyramix and bug fixes
- Horus Firmware v21673: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/firmware/HorusFirmware_1.1.11_21673.bin
- Horus release notes v21673: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/Horus_Release_Notes_(v21673).pdf
- Horus User Manual Rev18: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/Horus_User_Manual_rev18.pdf

Ravenna Driver for ASIO:
The Ravenna Driver will allow the running of Ravenna in ASIO (PC Windows) with your Merging Technologies Horus converter. Users installing the Ravenna ASIO driver must remove their previous installed version under the Windows Programs (if ever you had a pre-beta version installed).
Merging plans to eventually release a Core Audio driver for Mac users. Documentation and links below.

DOWNLOADS:

- Pyramix 8.1.11 HotFix is downloadable for registered users at:
http://www.merging.com/products/pyramix/downloads or http://www.merging.com/downloads
- Pyramix v8.1.11 HotFix Release Notes:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Pyramix_v8.1.11_HotFix_Release_Notes.pdf
- Pyramix v8.1 Installation Guide:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Pyramix_V8.1_Installation_Guide.pdf
- Pyramix v8.1 User Manual:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Pyramix_v8.1_User_Manual.pdf
- Merging Ravenna Easy Connect Guide:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Merging_Ravenna_EasyConnect_Guide.pdf
- MTDiscovery User Guide (for Horus users):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/MTDiscovery_User_Manual.pdf
- Pyramix v8 – Horus – Ravenna Troubleshooting Guide:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Horus_Pmx8_Ravenna_Troubleshooting.pdf

- Ravenna ASIO and Core Audio Drivers documentation
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Ravenna_ASIO_and_CoreAudio_Guide.pdf
- Ravenna ASIO Driver (For Windows 32bit PC users):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/MergingRavennaASIODriver_8.1.10_HotFix_Build21289.exe
- Ravenna ASIO Driver (For Windows 64bit PC users):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/MergingRavennaASIODriver_8.1.10_HotFix_Build21289_x64.exe
- Ravenna Core Audio Driver (For MAC users):
To be Beta in a near future (Alpha version available on demand)


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Ovation v4.1.11 HotFix Build 21673 Released

This new Ovation 4.1.11 version (in sync with Pyramix v8.1.11) includes bug fixes to the previously available Ovation 4.1 version. Please carefully read the release notes and the installation procedure below.

INSTALLATION:
WARNING: Since Ovation v4.1 Beta2 the installer comes with a new MassCore version, please follow instruction in the release notes or installation guide (page 10) links are available below
WARNING: Users currently running in MassCore on a Core2Duo should NOT update to Ovation v4.1
WARNING: Make sure that you have receive your new v8 keys before proceeding with the v4 Release (v3 keys are not valid)
- At Ovation v4.1 install there will be “Bonjour” pending requirements, please proceed with this installation and afterwards the Ovation installer will start. Once Ovation is installed it is Mandatory that you reboot your system.

- Ovation v4 and Ravenna/MassCore hardware recommendations:
http://www.merging.com/pages/pcconfig
Installation Troubleshooting:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/IntervalZeroRTX_Uninstall_Troubleshoot.pdf
http://forum.merging.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=6467

HORUS:
Horus users need to install the latest firmware v1.1.11 build 21673 and above. Which has the DXD and DSD support, the Mic PreAmps support for Pyramix and bug fixes
- Horus Firmware v21673: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/HorusFirmware_1.1.11_21673.bin
- Horus release notes v21673: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/Horus_Release_Notes_(v21673).pdf
- Horus User Manual Rev18: http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Horus/Horus_User_Manual_rev18.pdf

MT USB Sync:
Users experiencing a MT USB Sync slowdown at start up should be reverting to the previous USB Sync driver v 1.0.15
http://www.merging.com/downloads

Ravenna Driver for ASIO:
The Ravenna Driver will allow the running of Ravenna in ASIO (PC Windows) with your Merging Technologies Horus converter. Users installing the Ravenna ASIO driver should remove their previous installed version under the Windows Programs (if ever you had a pre-beta version installed).

Downloads:
- Ovation v4.1.11 HotFix is downloadable for registered users at:
http://www.merging.com/products/ovation/downloads or http://www.merging.com/downloads
- Ovation v4.1.11 HotFix Release Notes:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Ovation_4_1/Ovation_v4.1.11_HotFix_Release_Notes.pdf
- Ovation v4.1 Installation Guide:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Ovation_4_1/Ovation_v4.1_Installation_Guide.pdf

- Ravenna ASIO and Core Audio Drivers documentation
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/Ravenna_ASIO_and_CoreAudio_Guide.pdf
- Ravenna ASIO Driver (For Windows 32bit PC users):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/MergingRavennaASIODriver_8.1.10_HotFix_Build21289.exe
- Ravenna ASIO Driver (For Windows 64bit PC users):
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/Pyramix_8_1/MergingRavennaASIODriver_8.1.10_HotFix_Build21289_x64.exe
- Ravenna Core Audio Driver (For MAC users):
To be Beta in a near future (Alpha version available on demand)


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VCube v4.1.11 HotFix Build 21673 Released

This VCube 4.1 version includes the H264 support along with improvements and bug fixes, refer to the release notes for more details. Note that the VCube 4.1.11 version is in sync with the Pyramix v8.1.11 release.

Please carefully read the release notes and the installation procedure below.

Installation procedure:
- Make sure that you have received your new v4 keys before proceeding with the VCube 4.1 installation
- Merging recommends that you remove the previous version of VCube installed prior to install VCube 4.1
- You might be warned of pending requirements at installation please proceed and install accordingly if so
- For users with Pyramix and VCube installed on the same system, it is mandatory that you upgrade your Pyramix to v8.1.11 release to go along side VCube v4.1.11

Notes:
- The Dolby E (Encode/Decode) comes as a separate installer and is not bundled within the VCube installer. Please contact support@merging.com in order to have access to it.
- Only one ASIO device will be listed and can be used with the current VCube 4.1 installer.
More Installation Troubleshooting:
http://forum.merging.com/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=6467

Compressed Audio File Formats:
- DirectShow technology support (MP3, WMA, AAC, ..) some additional 3rd party codecs might be needed. For SRC proper support, we recommend that users install the codec packs available here if they haven’t done so already.
http://forum.merging.com/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=5755

MT USB Sync:
Users experiencing a MT USB Sync slowdown at start up should be reverting to the previous USB Sync driver v 1.0.15
http://www.merging.com/downloads

Downloads:
- VCube v4.1.11 HotFix Release:
http://www.merging.com/products/vcube/downloads or http://www.merging.com/downloads
-VCube v4.1.11 HotFix Release Notes:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/VCube_4_1/VCube_4.1.11_HotFix_Release_Notes.pdf
- VCube v4.1 Installation Guide:
http://www.merging.com/uploads/assets/Installers/VCube_4_1/VCube_v4_Installation_Guide.pdf
- VCube User Manual:
http://www.merging.com//uploads/assets/Installers/VCube_4_1/VCube_User_Manual.pdf


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Best Regards,

The Merging Team
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