PlayoutONE Changelog

June 2019
New PlayoutONE has a new option to use ‘Sequential UID’. This gets the next UID available from the start of the media finder rather finding the next UID after the last item in the media finder.
New Introduction of WebVT for PlayoutONE Pro.
New PlayoutONE has a new marker (‘Fillmarker’) which allows you to specific where songs that are added by RunToTime are placed.
New Meta Cue Sheets can now be created from mixdown files which allows the meta data to transfer to other PlayoutONE systems upon playback.
New Rotates, Dayparts & Start / Stop dates can now be mass applied from the bulk editor
New Export Data option now contains Human Time fields
New Option to export audio between trim points
Fix Issue where segue editor was clipping audio
Fix Issue when soft deleting lots of items in PlayoutONE Pro
New PlayoutONE Pro can be run in ‘Isolation Mode’ which allows rebooting of the Server whilst keeping PlayoutONE running.
New FileCopy can now warn when a FTP job doesn’t download the correct number of files.
New Kill dates can now be applied to items in the Media Finder (Pro Only).
Fix Recording in the edit audio window was not saving in the correct format.
New Monitor has support for Audessence and Innovonics RDS encoders.
New Monitor can talk to No-IP DNS updater.
New Command Markers can now be attached to audio within PlayoutONE to trigger commands at designated points within playback.
New Print playlist now has an option to show colours like the playlist.
Fix The LoadPlaylist command in Standard would not work if you had a friendly name assigned to it.
Fix Window positions were not always being saved within PlayoutONE.
Fix In AutoDJ, specifying a specific UID would not always work.
Fix EarlyNext was sometimes incorrectly being calculated in PlayoutONE Pro.
Fix In PlayoutONE Standard the incorrect ducking was being applied in the Mixdown.
Fix LiveStream would not send accented characters to the meta data.
Fix PlayoutONE Pro would sometimes show the wrong table header in the edit audio window when adding a rotate.
Fix Replace UID in PlayoutONE Pro was on occasions not working.
Fix Recording in the Edit Audio window wasn’t always recording in full quality.
Fix The RunToTime command has been refined to be quicker at processing the next hour.
Fix Various SQL Database tweaks and improvements to enhance performance.
Version 21st November 2018
Fix Altered the Fade setting in the segue editor when items are overlapping to respect the fade setting in the database.
Fix When double clicking a note in the log the text box was showing it as a command.
New Added length column to the replace same artist and replace same category (PRO only)
New Moved insert NOTE to be on it’s own instead of in commands menu.
Fix Monitor wasn’t always showing the weather for searched cities (PRO Only)
New Filecopy now allows you to download multiple files from an FTP Server as well as added auto numbering and wildcards.
Version 15th November 2018
Fix Marker Change. In PlayoutONE standard if you edited a Marker (Hit or Soft) then the date would default to NOW rather than the date of the marker.
New LiveStream now supports VST Plugins.
New PlayoutONE now allows you to right click on the media finder and playlist and play an item from ‘ONEPlayer’. ONEPlayer is stand alone from PlayoutONE and is useful when you need to upgrade PlayoutONE and play a media source from another program. This was usually Window Media Player!
New PlayoutONE Pro has a new command to play the hooks of items coming up in the playlist automatically (HookNext)
Fix Redundant setting removed (Lock Title & Artist)
New PlayoutONE Pro has a new command to play Time & Temperature announcements
New PlayoutONE Monitor has the option to sign up to the OpenWeatherMap service for weather information
New PlayoutONE Pro has a new stop symbol for the chain column in the log.
Fix When using SWAP Command in PlayoutONE Pro in an hour other than than the on air hour, the air times would not update.
Fix Spacebar is now only active once you have started voice tracking. Previously it would trigger the start of voice tracking.
New AutoImporter can now import into a rotate cart. (PlayoutONE Pro only)
Fix Notes and Commands can not have their type changed from the log.
New LiveStream now has an option to play emergency file to an output on the sound card
New Rotation History grid in PlayoutONE now shows the current hour with a border
New PlayoutONE Pro has a replace from same artist button
New PlayoutONE Pro has a replace from same category button
New PlayoutONE Pro now shows the category in the log.
Fix AutoDJ Multi Cut Copy & Paste now working.
New PlayoutONE Pro can now send social media posts to Facebook & Twitter
Fix PlayoutONE Segue Editor was incorrectly marking songs as stop if you segued into them.
New PlayoutONE Pro HeadUp Display now shows intro time.
New Music1 integration now much more robust thanks to Type settings.
New PlayoutONE Pro has a new command to send an email to specified recipients.
New The Media Finder in PlayoutONE now shows a note icon which can be double clicked to expand item notes if present.
New FileCopy has new GUI
New FileCopy now has the option to schedule a file record job and export to AutoImporter.
New Serial Data Receiver has new GUI
New Monitor has new GUI
Fix When turning off editing abilities, PlayoutONE Pro was still allowing access to edit audio from the playlist.
Fix When deleting items from PlayoutONE, peak files were not being removed.
Fix Multi Select Cut wasn’t working in PlayoutONE Pro
Fix Users could add punctuation and spaces to the UID field.
Fix Assigned players routine wasn’t assigning players if you deleted the whole hour
Fix PlayoutONE Mass Importer was reseting file count back to 0 after 500
New AutoDJ now has colours in the template window
Fix PlayoutONE Segue Editor wasn’t respecting Soft Deleted Item in PlayoutONE Pro
New Right click option in the log to show history for that specific item
New LiveStream was skipping audio after 2 hours in WASAPi mode.
New LiveStream was slowing audio down in Mono mode.
New Monitor now has a meta data schedule tool.
New Serial Data Receiver has the option to only act upon serial commands depending on time and day of week.
New Serial Data Receiver can alert via email should a command not have been received within a specific time period
New Remote Voice Tracker has new method of comparing files which is more reliable.
New FileCopy can have jobs remotely started and stopped via IP command
New PlayoutONE has new API for requesting data over IP
New PlayoutONE Monitor silence detector overhaul.
New PlayoutONE Auto Importer, LiveStream and Serial Data Receiver can all send emails via PlayoutONE Monitor, meaning 1 set of SMTP details in Monitor only.
New AutoImporter now has new detection for Early Extro in PlayoutONE Pro.
Version 16th June 2018
New LiveStream v3. DSP can now be turned or or off using the tick on the top right hand corner of the dsp row.
Fix LiveStream v3.ASIO right channel wasn’t saving sound card selection in some cases
Fix FileCopy. Folder selection would sometimes return a true or a false instead of the folder output
Fix RVT. Profile switch wasn’t always returning the correct profile.
Fix PlayoutONE. Segue editor sometimes wasn’t displaying the correct segues.
Fix PlayoutONE. When saving a cart with no audio PlayoutONE would use the last cart saved and save it on the cart with no audio.
Fix PlayoutONE. Auto Trim and Auto Exro settings were not saving in the settings menu.
New PlayoutONE. Option under VoiceTrack tab to purge old voice tracks (Requires Monitor to be running)
New AutoImporter. GES and Broadnet integration
Version 1st June 2018
New LiveStream v3. Multiple encoder support with AAC+, AAC, MP3, OGG. Audio Logging with automatic deletion of files older than a certain date. Silence detector with automatic failover to a silence file. Full DSP Support.
New PlayoutONE now only supports Microsoft SQL Server. Microsoft Access is no longer supported.
Fix PlayoutONE would sometimes not auto start on startup.
New PlayoutONE audio wall has been replaced with the ‘Media Finder’
Fix PlayoutONE license code could not be altered within PlayoutONE.
Fix PlayoutONE audio engine had an issue with some M4A’s. We took the decision to convert any M4a to Mp3 on import. PlayoutONE however can still import M4A.
New PlayoutONE has a new command ‘Play Quickkey X’. This allows you fire a quick key from the log. X denotes the quick key number.
New PlayoutONE has a new command called ‘FadeStop’ which allows you to fade the current item and stop PlayoutONE.
New Voice, Command and Note types have been hard coded in settings
New PlayoutONE playlist editor icon has changed to match the top bar.
Fix PlayoutONE Segue Editor sometimes would not save the amended segue.
New PlayoutONE Voice Tracking has been re-written for greater speed and stability.
New PlayoutONE has new billboard options you an add into the billboard.
Fix PlayoutONE will not save any audio without assigning a type. Items without a type will not play.
New You can now set different duck volumes on different types.
New When Remote Voice Tracking in PlayoutONE you now see a much friendlier date for the playlist you’ve requested.
New You can now alter a type of a cart directly from the log.
New You can now set any player with a chain set to STOP to flash to warn you.
Fix AutoDJ wasn’t counting commands in the pre-defined commands window. Now it does
New VB-Audio Banana mixer support.
New If importing a file from another PlayoutONE you get the option to use the embedded meta data.
New Global options to Trim Silence on each import and also find extro.
Fix Mass importer would only let you import 10 files at a time.
New When splits are connected a STOP button appears on the top blue bar so you can stop whatever is playing on the splits
New Right click option in the log to STOP EVERYTHING.
New RVT option to purge out old voice tracks.
New Monitor meta data outputs to Omnia, LiveStream, FMB80, Deva RDS,
New Auto Importer V3 allows multiple importer and setting of file data up on import.
New Traffic Merging with Auto Importer V3
New Right clicking on the headphone button now gives you the last 10 seconds of the selected audio track in PlayoutONE.
Version 2.1.102 27th October 2017
New We’ve changed the player waveforms for solid colour bars. This change dramatically reduces the PlayoutONE CPU usage. If  however you really like the waveforms then they can be re-enabled in the settings.
Fix Various bugs and tweaks.
Version 2.1.2
Fix Increased size of Command Parameter window.
Fix Colours were not displaying after bookmarks used on audio library.
Fix AutoDJ wasn’t always selecting items not set with a Type on PlayoutONE upgrade.
Fix Stopped SoftMarker continuing if previous item was unchained.
Version 2.1.1
New Disable update message at startup.
Version 2.1
New Voice track ducking and type ducking. Set ducking on the item you want to enforce ducking on other items. E.G to make songs play quieter underneath voice tracks, tick ducking on voice tracks.
New Oversweeps are now defaulted to Not Fade in the player to stop them fading out.
Fix Settings menu would sometimes take a long time to open.
New Button to access the playlist editor (formerly creator) from the toolbar.
New PPM Meters. These can be shown on screen to see the levels out of PlayoutONE.
New Hotkey design.
New Control surface. Gives you big Play and Toggle button. Right click on the keyboard icon to show.
New Connected Splits. Shows which splits are connected.
New Chain and Fade box is now activated by double clicking rather than single click in the Player.
New Mixdown Markers. Allows you to place multiple markers in the playlist. PlayoutONE will then mixdown each part automatically and output to a folder and filename of your choice. CTRL M inserts the markers.
New Playlist history window now auto refreshes.
Fix ‘Allow Playlist Update’ setting was updating everything on the playlist rather than just the item with the option ticked on it.
New Lots of background optimisation work to make loading players and playlists quicker (SQL).
Fix When using the mass importer if you minimised it, then it would stop the import.
Fix Mass Changer has been re-written as it would sometimes crash when looping through lots of items.
New Playlist History window refreshes and new filter options.
New In settings you can now upload a logo for the main PlayoutONE bar, and also for the playlist report.
New Automation Command. This when switched, instructs PlayoutONE to ignore any unchained items.
New Title Bar now contains the Station name and Slogan.
Fix RunToTime command would destroy and previous segues setup including VoiceTracks.
New StreamFade command. This allows a stream to be faded instead of just stopped.
New Calendar week shows at top of the blue bar.
New Direct Sound replaced with WASAPI audio protocol. This brings support for 7.1 Soundcards.
New Option to display a warning if you are about to unload the on air log. This setting can be turned on in settings.
New Warning when loading logs into the main playlist. Option to turn this on is in settings.
New Stop button to clear and eject the PlayoutONE Cart Players and stop the log.
New TimeStretch Start & End Marker to time stretch items in a block to a set duration.
New Option to password protect settings.
Fix Wait command wasn’t working properly in some circumstance.
New When editing a segue, copy, paste or moving items – segues will now be reset to original position.
New Option to disable audio editing features within PlayoutONE (Setting).
Version 2.0.49
New Segue Editor re-design with new right click to play, and fade / non fade tick boxes.
New SQL Compatibility. PlayoutONE can now be used with Microsoft SQL.
Version 2.0.17
New Added new option in type manager to specify which items the RunToTime command can drop.
New Added logging to see why the setting menu sometimes take a while to open.
Version 2.0.15
Fix Oversweep would not oversweep if the previous item was an oversweep.
Fix Bookmarks sometimes would not show all bookmarks.
New Added Playlist Update to the bulk operations list.
Version 2.0.11
Fix Bulk normalise now adds meta data.
Fix ‘Double click to play’ is stored as a setting.
Version 2.0.10
Fix Oversweeps were not firing correctly if you had intro’s set before Trim In’s.
New Bulk tool to fix intros set before trim in markers.
Fix Popup box that would prompt to save a playlist when committing a new segue in the segue editor.
Version 2.0.02
Fix Chain command wasn’t working on commands.
Fix Mass importer would stop if you minimised P1.
Fix Bookmarks would not reset if you cleared the filter.
New Added friendly date to the top of date playlists.
Version 2.0.01
Fix CP1 would crash if you opened the RVT menu but hadn’t run the RVT app first.
Fix Hit markers would not be acted upon if they entered the command sequencer early.
Fix P1 would enter trial mode if you clicked cancel on the license screen within the program.
Fix Timers on a cart would flash if you clicked the recue button without anything in them.
New Beta released.
Version 1.465
New Option to turn off the Artist Rotation within Auto DJ profiles.
Fix Rotation problems when using AUTODJ.
Fix WAIT time was not 100% accurate.
New RUNTOTIME command which will fill or shave to make a playlist fit to an hour. Fill set can be set in the settings.
Version 1.459
New The load playlist calendar now remembers the last playlist you loaded.
Fix Oversweeps would sometimes fade out.
Fix If you ejected two items consecutively then the playlist would stop.
Fix If using RVT you wouldn’t see any Graphic Waveforms when Voice Tracking.
New PlayoutONE now writes Category and Alt Category into the meta data of a file.
Fix Time Markers would cause hours to skip ahead.
Fix /db shortcut would not work.
Fix Removed Playlist Check command as no longer required.
Version 1.446
New Copy and paste function within Auto DJ builder.
New Unlimited amount of rows in Auto DJ.
New Volume control when playing streams.
Fix Problem with FTP uploading.
New GUI design including top menu and players.
New Option added on the right click menu of the audio list. ‘Double Click To Play’ allows you to double click on a cart and have it play straight away rather than opening for editing.
New Refined the Remote Voice Tracking procedures. Added new calendar status message boxes to show where the Playlist is on the journey from the station back to the remote DJ.
Version 1.393
New Option to purge log history after a configurable amount of days.
New New playlist loading function added. Playlists now load one hour after the other regardless of the current time.
New Network Splits integration. PlayoutONE can now trigger other PlayoutONE over the internet. Contact Radio Station Solutions for more information.
New Playlist print template with customizable font and size.
New GOption to change tempo on individual songs.
New Option to change pitch on individual songs.
New Notes box to edit cart window.
New Option to record in mono in edit cart window.
New Option to change tempo on different types.
New Option to normalise voice tracks on record.