Boston, MA (November 22, 2005)–Cakewalk has announced a maintenance release for SONAR 5. The SONAR 5.0.1 maintenance release for both 32-bit and native x64 versions of SONAR 5 Producer Edition and SONAR 5 Studio Edition is now available as free a download for registered SONAR 5 customers at www.cakewalk.com.
According to Cakewalk, the SONAR 5.0.1 maintenance release is a direct result of active dialog with their end-users. Following is a list of the SONAR 5.0.1 maintenance release highlights (for a complete feature list, visit www.cakewalk.com):
-Import and export of 64-bit audio files.
-New “Mute Previous Takes” option for use while punch recording.
-Enhancements to meter and track peak display: double-clicking meter or numeric peak displays now also clears the corresponding meter peak markers on that track/bus; in addition a Key Binding command has been added to reset meters and numeric peak displays.
-Additional visual feedback in Track view represented by a focus rectangle that indicates which pane will receive keyboard input.
-New keyboard short cut (Ctrl+Shift+B) to maximize/restore Tabs pane in Bus view.
In addition the update addresses several issues reported by customers after SONAR’s initial release. Registered SONAR 5 users can download the SONAR 5.0.1 maintenance release for free at www.cakewalk.com. SONAR 5 Producer Edition has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $799 (MSRP); SONAR 4 Studio Edition is $479 (MSRP). For more information, visit Cakewalk on the web at www.cakewalk.com or call 888-CAKEWALK, +1 617-423-9004.