WavePad

Category Audio Production / Audio Editors & Recorder
Version 5.77
Format App
Compatibility WavePadMacOS X Intel
Licence Commercial Software
Price $70 - $129
55€ - 102€
Rating
Updated On Mar 19, 2014
Total Downloads 16,901
Mac Downloads 9,021
Category Audio Production / Audio Editors & Recorder
Version 5.96
Format App
Compatibility WavePadWindows
Licence Commercial Software
Price $70 - $129
55€ - 102€
Rating
Updated On Jul 29, 2014
Total Downloads 16,901
PC Downloads 7,880

Audio editor

This audio editing software is a full featured professional sound editor. It lets you make and edit music, voice and other audio recordings. When editing audio files you can cut, copy and paste parts of recordings and, if required, add effects like echo, amplification and noise reduction. WavePad works as a wav editor or mp3 editor but it also supports a number of other file formats..

Features:
- Sound editing functions include cut, copy, paste, delete, insert, silence, autotrim and more.
- Audio effects include, amplify, normalize, equaliser, envelope, reverb, echo, reverse, sample rate conversion and more.
- Supports a number of file formats including wav (multiple codecs), mp3, vox, gsm, real audio, au, aif, flac, ogg and many more.
- Batch processing supports up to 32000 files...
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This audio editing software is a full featured professional sound editor. It lets you make and edit music, voice and other audio recordings. When editing audio files you can cut, copy and paste parts of recordings and, if required, add effects like echo, amplification and noise reduction. WavePad works as a wav editor or mp3 editor but it also supports a number of other file formats..

Features:
- Sound editing functions include cut, copy, paste, delete, insert, silence, autotrim and more.
- Audio effects include, amplify, normalize, equaliser, envelope, reverb, echo, reverse, sample rate conversion and more.
- Supports a number of file formats including wav (multiple codecs), mp3, vox, gsm, real audio, au, aif, flac, ogg and many more.
- Batch processing supports up to 32000 files allowing you to apply effects and/or convert your files as a single function.
- Tools include spectral analysis (FFT) and speech synthesis (text-to-speech).
Recorder supports autotrim and voice activated recording and more.
- Audio restoration features including noise reduction and click pop removal.
- Supports sample rates from 6000 to 96000Hz, stereo or mono, 8, 16, 24 or 32 bits.
- Includes its own CD ripper with 'ultrafast 'rip mode and cddb music database lookup.
- Works directly with MixPad multi-track audio mixing software.
- Links directly to the Express Burn CD Recorder to burn your sound files to CD.
- Easy to use interface will get you started editing in just minutes.
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Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008 & Windows 7
WavePad WavePad v 5.77 Mar 19, 2014 MacOS X Intel
Not available
NCH Software WavePad WavePad v 5.72 Feb 15, 2014 MacOS X Intel
Not available
NCH Software WavePad v 5.28 Oct 27, 2012 MacOS X UB
Version 5.28
Mac OS X German Language version Release:
Done be able to pause While Recording
Done record straight into a file window
Done pause in Recording
Done pause recording
Done all list of open files to the Window menu
Done batch converter wizard -> Step 2 [Add command] should enable selection by double click
Fixed the 'Shift' key "sticks" when using Option-Shift-S combination.
Fixed envelope effect works not smooth and makes click sound
Done make the 'Split File into two at this point' action Undoable.
Done split a stereo file into its component mono tracks
Done Delete button should be next to cut, copy, paste on the Edit tab
Done split file at bookmarks should use the bookmark names for the new files
Fixed Play continues even if user start recording, so two timeline cursor appears one for recording and other for playing
Done modifications for blind users
Fixed TFFT - Close button not working, Scroll bar button can't change brightness
Released 2012-10-08

Version 5.28
Mac OS X Spanish Language version Release:
Released 2012-10-04

Version 5.27
Mac OS X version Release:
Fixed there is no 'Goto End (>|)' button on toolbar
Fixed menu from toolbar becomes slow and non-responsive from the first click
Fixed the 'Shift' key "sticks" when using Option-Shift-S combination.
Fixed right click-> Select specified time - It selects wrong time
Released 2012-09-28

Version 5.26
Mac OS X Japanese Language version Release:
Done create a Suggestion for LLib that would correct the bug "It's possible to open several instances of Wavepad".
Done the 'Add Folder...' option should be able to process sub-folders too.
Fixed sound becomes horrible after clicking FF/RW in Scrub mode
Fixed scrolling by selection does not work.
Released 2012-09-21
audio WavePad v 5.09 Apr 14, 2012 MacOS X UB
Fixed WavePad displays channels samplerate wrong
Fixed CrossFade should be applies to selection and times on that control should be re-calculated based on selection time automatically and selection should be analyzed to find gap/fade-in/out times
Fixed incorrect cursor behaviour when REW/FFD using single press of arrow keys
Fixed WavePad hangs if open a file, click on desktop then try Quit from dock
Fixed often normalization effect works wrong. Seems soft sounds needs twice normalization. Seems there is a limitation in the source code.
Fixed split at bookmarks gives files the same title after bookmark 19
Fixed help/screenref.html - displays windows' version screen
Fixed there is no preview feature for 'Voice change' effect.
Fixed if use Vertical Zoom-in, it is displays trimmed samples
Fixed user is not able to move pointer again once he has touched the +20Db line.
Done move Surround Sound Editor to Tools tab
Fixed zoom keys only work with the numeric keypad
Fixed double click on empty file fills waveform black.
Fixed apply Voice change effect, long time application is in not responding stage
Fixed file is not uploaded fully in Wavepad. Seems file is not OK. Customer bug
Fixed some parts of Paste Mix don't work as expected
Fixed multiple files opened - for the file which is on bottom, If click on close (x) btn, then the file on top will be closed
Done quicker keyboard navigation
Fixed play,pause and stop button should not be enabled when user press space key
Fixed Wavepad does not show waveform properly after editing samples
Fixed batch converter progress dialogue is not modal.
Fixed Wavepad lost data if you click 'Edit' in Tonegen
supports WavePad v 4.59 Jun 1, 2011 MacOS X UB
* Fixed Splash screen text is cut off
* Fixed option 'Auto re-arrange windows so that they are all visible' files doesn't work for ripping tracks
* Fixed option 'Play file automatically while opened' doesn't work for ripping track
* Fixed [DirectSound]: After reaching end of track cursor returns some times ago, aproximatelly 0.8 sec
* Fixed Record control - while recording, btns works wrong: |>, <<, >>, |<, >|. Those btns should be grayed out while recording as btn ||.. only [] btn should be cative while recording
* Fixed when working directory is 'Readonly' (i.e. has read only atribute) app shows empty waveforms and say nothing about that user
* Fixed in "stereo view" high zoom on Vertical zoom slider overlap waveforms on Left with Right channels
* Done visibly Enable Play controls
* Fixed MME: Time is not updated while using 'Scrub'
* Released 2011-05-23
editor WavePad v 4.54 Jan 28, 2011 MacOS X UB
# New iTunes files sharing
# New Help - new section has been added "Transferring Files" (update for iTunes files sharing)
# New List - update for cell colors
# New List / Bottom Menu - new item has been added - "Share with a friend"
# New List / Bottom Menu - new item has been added - "View in App Store"
# New List - scroll indicator is of white color
# New List - scroll indicator is flashed (if content can be scrolled) when new list item is added or when the table view appears
# New Editing Window: update for 'Effects / Silence Selection' icon
# New Editing Window: 'Save As...', 'Save Selection As...' dialogs contain hints for best quality and best size of recording;
# The page shows as a hint at bottom:
# - the size of new recording;
# - how much space takes one minute of recording;
# New Settings: 'Record/Audio Format' page contains hints for best quality and best size of recordings;
# The page shows as a hint at bottom:
# - the number of hours which could fit into available space;
# - how much space takes one minute of recording;
# New Settings: to make "Format" page more clear/explanative for user;
# New Settings: scroll indicators are of white color now;
# New Settings: scroll indicators are flashed (if content can be scrolled) when the page is opened or changes it heights
# New Settings: 'General' page: auto number is not saved unless user presses 'Done' button
# New Settings: 'Send' page: ability to save empty settings
# New Settings: 'Send' page: in case when standard composer is in use, recipient email is not obligatory anymore.
# New Settings: 'Send' page: 'Confirmation' section has been added, allowing to switch on/off confirmation message which should appear before sending recording.
# New Settings: sheet pages have a custom captions
# New Recording Properties: 'Close' button has been added
# New Send Procedure: message text has been changed when send settings are invalid and user tries to send recording; The message box is shown before the settings dialog apperance.
# New Send Procedure: When user presses 'send' button in the bottom toolbar, confirmation message appears allowing to select send method.
# The appearance of this message can be switched off in 'Settings / Send' page, 'Confirmation' section;
# New 'Record Control' window has a custom caption;
# New 'Save As' dialog has a custom caption
# New Tap/press on 'Duration/Position' label in buttons panel shows 'Properties' window;
# Fixed On simulator if in the List of Recordings click on Play on a gsm file, crackle sound will plays at begin..
# Fixed Failed On 4.1 check multitasking - when app working, eg recording or playing, close it by pressesing on home button.. app will be suspended.
# Next time run app and check how it works then
# Fixed On simulator - after click on Test FTP sending, recording stopped working at all
# Fixed Editing Window: The 'Discard Changes' option works differently in different cases.
# Fixed Editing window: 'File / Discard Changes' menu item is inactive when the content is not modified
# Fixed Editing Window: 'File / Save Selection As...' - the default recording name contains 'Selection Of' instead of 'Copy Of'
# Fixed when user taps timeline - the label with position does not get updates
# Fixed Editing Window: the format of AIFF file is not preserved when the file is saved
# Fixed When recording list is empty, all inapplicable buttons should be inactive.
# Fixed Editing Window: To add 'Effects / Silence Selection' menu item
# Fixed Recording Window: to use a standard progress bar (LDBDisplay2)
# Fixed Editing Window: menu item has been renamed: "File / Reload" -> "File / Discard Changes"
# Fixed Settings: "Voice Activation" is off by default (by usability expert suggestion)
editing WavePad v 4.53 Dec 11, 2010 MacOS X UB
# Added icons for menu items "Edit / AutoGain" and "Edit / HighPass"
# Changed for when user tries to record and no input source available; the app will show 'Wait' dialog, which disappears when user attaches the microphone to the device
# Changed for when user detaches mic during recording; the recording is paused until the user re-attaches mic
# Changed recording window so slider doesn't move back during recording, and label at bottom shows current playing position
# Changed to start built-in iPhone app when iTunes link in Help is clicked
# Fixed use of 'Enable limitation' slider downing the iPhone screen
# Fixed 'Pause' button working similar to 'Stop' button in main window
# Fixed issues with 'Recording name' being empty: an error message now appears
# Fixed iPhone 3G difficulties recording at 44.1kHz
# Fixed FTP sending not allowing an empty password field
# Fixed inability to select extreme left and right parts of audio file.
# Fixed renaming of recording not renaming the recording file
# Fixed 'Sample' button not showing actual value of the 'Recording name' field immediately after it is changed
# Fixed one by one removal of all files from list of files causing creation of a new recording when list is empty
# Fixed resizing of small
# Improved and extended Help
# Moved 'Trim' submenu from 'Effects' to 'Edit' menu
# Removed the 'Send directly if failure' option, which didn't work and has very limited support in iPhone
# NOTE: Cannot be downloaded from the NCH website. Only available as a free iPhone App through iTunes
files WavePad v 4.51 Oct 17, 2010 MacOS X UB
Version 4.51
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added new toolbar icons
* Changed name of "Set Flat" button in Envelope effect to "Restore Preset"
* Fixed crashes if WavePad run from MixPad's 'Edit Clip' menu item to edit sound clip
* Fixed 'Genre', 'URL' and 'Picture' not being saved to mp3 when editing ID Tags
* Fixed paste shortcut (Command+V) not working if pasting from one clip window to another
* Fixed Edit Sample mode changing next sample, not the current sample
* Fixed Go-to-Start and Go-to-End buttons moving red line to beginning or end when zoomed in, but not moving the waveform view
* Improved ID3 tag support
* Removed Save Playlist items from menu options (not supported on MacOS)
* Uploaded 2010-09-24

Version 4.50
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added up/down control to increase/decrease number of repeats for 'Effect - Repeat loop' option
* Changed shortcut keys for Fast/Slow/Normal play control (was configured to use same keys as Windows, but on MacOS those keys are used as dock shortcuts)
* Fixed scrollbar not moving to selected position after zooming-in and clicking on a position within the small waveform display
* Fixed V-sizing of up/down controls (reduced to normal size)
* Fixed 'Save' dialog stacking-up following repeated clicks on 'Quit'
* Fixed bug causing crashes with .vob files
* Fixed disappearing right arrow, and timeline being relocated so it overlaps small waveform display, when right arrow was clicked on to scroll
* Fixed waveform oscillating in step-back/step-forward loop while playing audio
* Fixed crashes on OS X 10.3 and 10.4
* Fixed 'End' key causing maximum horizontal zoom
* Improved selection of link to web page in the "About..." box
* Uploaded 2010-08-05

Version 4.49
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added editing of individual samples
* Added access to the NCH Sound Effect Library
* Added the Scrub playback control
* Added voice change effects
* Added new color scheme, with the classic color scheme available in Settings
* Added optional dB level lines
* Added mousewheel zooming
* Added horizontal scrolling using a horizontal mousewheel
* Changed waveform overview to indicate the region being displayed in the detailed waveform
* Fixed save to mp3/ogg not working on PowerPC running OS X 10.3.9
* Improved graphics performance
* Improved timeline controls on file windows
* Uploaded 2010-07-29

Version 4.48
Windows Spanish-language Version Release:
* First release of WavPad Audio Editor for Spanish speakers
* Uploaded 2010-07-09

Version 4.47
Windows German-language Upgrade Release:
* Similar changes as for English-language WavePad versions 4.42 through 4.46 for Windows.
* Fixed several text and labelling issues.
* Uploaded 2010-07-09

Version 4.46
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed waveform window to prevent it from scrolling when selecting a region
* Uploaded 2010-06-21

Version 4.45
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed caption of the 'Assemble Regions' dialog to 'Assemble Regions(s)'
* Fixed text truncation in the 'Assemble Option' popup of the 'Assemble Region(s)' dialog
* Fixed timeline repainting incorrectly if bottom of waveform window was dragged slightly offscreen and then back on
* Fixed 260 chars limit on Comment / Description field in Audio Tag Editor dialog
* Fixed missing shortcut descritions in Help
* Uploaded 2010-06-17

Version 4.44
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed problems that were occuring when playing audio with zoomed waveform (e.g. shaking, zoom suddenly changing to 100%)
* Fixed issue with closing the Recording window
* Fixed Help
* Uploaded 2010-06-15

Version 4.43
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed so the file window buttons (the buttons on the bottom of the main window representing each open audio file) can now be right-clicked for closing
* Changed layout of VST dialog; now has a 'Refresh' button that reloads the list at the current location
* Fixed the Stereo Pan effect in Batch Converter crashing WavePad if Settings not adjusted for StereoPan
* Fixed crashes when processing batch conversion with attached "batch script file"
* Fixed cursor positioning glitch after switching to Bookmark List or Region List and back while playback is running
* Fixed problem with Copy Regions to CD/Export to Folder options in Region List
* Fixed editing of audio tags
* Fixed Sample Edit Mode remaining on if you click 'No' to zoom-in prompt
* Uploaded 2010-06-08

Version 4.42
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Added pop-up message for option to install VideoPad Video Editor on demand when an attempt is made to open a video file with WavePad
* Added 'Select Specified Time' dialog and Delete for batch conversions
* Changed to automatically select focus in Effects dialogs
* Fixed several VST issues
* Fixed bug with pitch change effect below 24% displaying expanded waveform
* Fixed Equalizer effect line positioning on Band Pass and Band Stop presets
* Fixed bug in operation of Region list
* Fixed refreshing of 'Times Visited' column in Bookmark List
* Fixed sizing and content of text on some dialog buttons, and duplicate buttons
* Fixed missing shortcut keys information on some button tooltips and menu options
* Updated the Help file
* Uploaded 2010-04-01

Version 4.41
Windows German-language Upgrade Release:
* Similar changes as for English-language WavePad version 4.40 for Windows
* Uploaded 2010-02-28

Version 4.40
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Added new Sound Library feature to the Tools menu. This is a library of sounds which users can download and use in WavePad
* Added ASIO and DirectSound support for playback
* Added ASIO support for recording
* Added waveform preview for Effect dialogs
* Added new dB (level) display to Record Control dialog
* Fixed removal of files from Batch Converter
* Improved VST integration
* Uploaded 2010-02-16

Version 4.30
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added ability to load wma files (using flip4mac)
* Fixed problems with saving to aac, amr, m4a, mp3, ogg and wav formats
* Fixed flicker during cursor movement
* Fixed inability to type into Software Registration dialog if it opened automatically after completion of 14-day free trial period
* Fixed the 'Mix with file' effect
* Fixed failure to open .flac files
* Fixed various inoperative buttons, sliders and shortcuts
* Fixed several problems with GUI and secondary windows/dialogs
* Revised Help
* Uploaded 2009-12-17

Version 4.28
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed the Record dialog to a modal window
* Fixed bug causing large numbers of UAC prompts during installation on Vista as Standard User
* Fixed problem with opening 24-bit FLAC files
* Fixed issue with 'Use Wavepad by Default to Open these File Types' option
* Fixed problems with projects created by older WavePad versions
* Fixed a couple of issues with the 'Load Audio CD Track(s)' menu option
* Fixed right-click menu option 'Batch Convert with WavePad Sound Editor' opening a separate conversion window for each file instead of the batch conversion dialog
* Fixed missing Help files
* Moved volume slider to status bar
* Moved zoom and wave view controls, etc. to "View" menu
* Updated GUI, including new timers, buttons, sliders, etc.
* Uploaded 2009-11-13

Version 4.27
Windows CE Upgrade Release:
* Fixed Pocket WavePad replacing the Windows PC version in 'Add or Remove Programs' when Pocket PC installer is downloaded to a Windows PC on which WavePad is already installed
* Uploaded 2009-09-11

Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed problem with reading long mp3 files
* Fixed 'Add Wavepad into Windows Explorer context menu' option not working
* Fixed reverb effect crashing when Decay Time =1 with PreDelay =1 is set
* Fixed waveform repaint after adjusting the Envelope effect.
* Fixed Help links on Options dialog
* Updated NCH logo on the splash screen
* Uploaded 2009-08-25

Version 4.26
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed reverb crashing after clicking on preview, then on Apply in the Effect Preview dialog
* Fixed 'Automatic Click Pop Reduction' options box
* Uploaded 2009-08-03

Version 4.25
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Version 4.24 was released with an internal version number of 4.23. This latest version 4.25 release is issued to remove any ambiguity.
* Uploaded 2009-07-28

Windows CE Upgrade Release:
* Fixed issue with installation packages on WM2003 (Pocket WavePad could not be installed on WM2003 devices)
* Uploaded 2009-07-26
download WavePad v 4.24 Jul 21, 2009 MacOS X UB
# Added Crossfading
# Added Equalization effect
# Added Timeline bar
# Changed 'Save As...' dialog to now have file format selection
# Fixed general stability problems
# Various bug fixes
mac WavePad v 4.03 Mar 7, 2009 MacOS X Intel
Minor bug fixes
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windows WavePad v 4.03 Mar 7, 2009 MacOS X PPC
Minor bug fixes
macintosh WavePad v 3.14 Sep 28, 2008 MacOS X Intel
Release notes not available
pc WavePad v 3.14 Sep 28, 2008 MacOS X PPC
Release notes not available
WavePad v 3.12 Sep 7, 2008 MacOS X Intel
Release notes not available
WavePad v 3.12 Sep 7, 2008 MacOS X PPC
Release notes not available
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WavePad WavePad v 5.96 Jul 29, 2014 Windows
Summary of changes from v7.1.0 to v7.1.2
Support for Kord Nanokontrol hardware control surface with built-in preset [New feature]
Improvement in handling very long recordings (24 hours or more) [Improvement]
64 bit version of DaHornet instrument [Improvement]
Various bugs fixed [Bug Fix]
NCH Software WavePad WavePad v 5.80 May 15, 2014 Windows
[Fix] Fix possible hang when bouncing offline
[Fix] Fix crash related to Guitar Boxes
[Fix] Minor engine fixes
NCH Software WavePad v 5.68 Feb 5, 2014 Windows
audio WavePad v 5.67 Feb 4, 2014 Windows
supports WavePad v 5.29 Oct 27, 2012 Windows
Version 5.29
Windows version Release:
Fixed conversion from wma to mp3 loses 'Album artist' field
Done improve Tooltips
Fixed Wavepad hangs when user open any large file and change Pitch-Speed Mode while playing
Fixed Soundtap is not installed on Win7 under 'standard user'
Fixed random reordering of clip windows
Released 2012-10-18

Version 5.28
Mac OS X German Language version Release:
Done be able to pause While Recording
Done record straight into a file window
Done pause in Recording
Done pause recording
Done all list of open files to the Window menu
Done batch converter wizard -> Step 2 [Add command] should enable selection by double click
Fixed the 'Shift' key "sticks" when using Option-Shift-S combination.
Fixed envelope effect works not smooth and makes click sound
Done make the 'Split File into two at this point' action Undoable.
Done split a stereo file into its component mono tracks
Done Delete button should be next to cut, copy, paste on the Edit tab
Done split file at bookmarks should use the bookmark names for the new files
Fixed Play continues even if user start recording, so two timeline cursor appears one for recording and other for playing
Done modifications for blind users
Fixed TFFT - Close button not working, Scroll bar button can't change brightness
Released 2012-10-08

Version 5.28
Mac OS X Spanish Language version Release:
Released 2012-10-04

Version 5.27
Mac OS X version Release:
Fixed there is no 'Goto End (>|)' button on toolbar
Fixed menu from toolbar becomes slow and non-responsive from the first click
Fixed the 'Shift' key "sticks" when using Option-Shift-S combination.
Fixed right click-> Select specified time - It selects wrong time
Released 2012-09-28

Version 5.26
Mac OS X Japanese Language version Release:
Done create a Suggestion for LLib that would correct the bug "It's possible to open several instances of Wavepad".
Done the 'Add Folder...' option should be able to process sub-folders too.
Fixed sound becomes horrible after clicking FF/RW in Scrub mode
Fixed scrolling by selection does not work.
Released 2012-09-21

Version 5.25
Windows version Release:

Released 2012-09-06

Version 5.25
Mac OS X German Language version Release:

Released 2012-09-06

Version 5.25
Mac OS X Spanish Language version Release:

Released 2012-09-06

Version 5.25
Windows Spanish Language version Release:

Fixed actdec.exe crashes when loading .act files
Released 2012-09-06

Version 5.25
Windows French Language version Release:

Released 2012-09-05

Version 5.24
Mac OS X French Language version Release:

Released 2012-09-05

Version 5.23
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed noise Gate effect does nothing
Fixed 'Recording' window can hang app if you change controls while clip is playing
Fixed Wavepad application gives ' This program is not responding' error.
Fixed on Record window,Recorded file is not playing after increasing/decreasing volume control or some time it hangs the record control window
Fixed Wavepad crash if user change Mode/Preset of Pitch Speed Profile while its playing
Fixed 1024x768 screen resolution with normal font size
Released 2012-09-05

Version 5.22
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed launching Burn does not populate the file list
Released 2012-08-28

Version 5.22
Windows version Release:

Fixed menu does not work on Vista
Fixed cursor stops at the end of selection even if you deselect region
Fixed Wavepad thinks that region is selected even after deselection and plays this region continuously
Fixed BurnCD does not move files to Burn if EB has not been started before
Released 2012-08-27

Version 5.21
Mac OS X German Language version Release:

Released 2012-08-24

Version 5.20
Windows version Release:

Released 2012-08-25

Version 5.20
Mac OS X Japanese Language version Release:

Fixed short cut key issue with Record window
Added the Quick Access Toolbar for easy access to New File, Open, Save, Undo, and Redo
Fixed vertical zoom out not usable
Fixed launching Burn does not populate the file list
Fixed mix selected samples with clipbard samples (ie "Paste mix") -> Fade-out mix time works wrong - at the end of selection, amplitude is reduced by 2 (-6db) istead of fade-out to 0 value
Released 2012-08-24

Version 5.19
Mac OS X Japanese Language version Release:

Fixed Short cut key issue with Record window
Added the Quick Access Toolbar for easy access to New File, Open, Save, Undo, and Redo
Fixed vertical zoom out not usable
Fixed launching Burn does not populate the file list
Fixed mix selected samples with clipbard samples (ie "Paste mix") -> Fade-out mix time works wrong - at the end of selection, amplitude is reduced by 2 (-6db) istead of fade-out to 0 value
Released 2012-08-23

Version 5.19
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed FFT window is not updated while opens
Fixed WavePad looks bad in 120DPI
Fixed Batch converter -> convert multiple wav files with different samplerates - all of them are saved to the same samplerate.. it is 6 kHz, mono
Fixed Wavepad crashes while changing Voice
Fixed file Info window-> combo boxes to select samplerate and bps - if no file loaded, selecting these should be applied to default new file to record
Fixed MixPad 3.21 suggested update this version WavePad when click on Edit button
Fixed since opening mov encoder options while saving to mov, WavePad starting utilizing 100% time until Quit WavePad
Fixed on XP if run as standard user, WavePad-> Suite tab - 4 of 8 products failed to be Launched and WP every time tries install-on-demand
Done create a Suggestion for the product to add a new test plan to detect the bug "On xp if run as standard user, WavePad-> Suite tab - 4 of 8 products failed to be Launched and WP every time tries install-on-demand".
Fixed WavePad quit unexpectedly after voice change
Done create a Suggestion for LLib that would correct the bug "Wavepad will crash when user try to change effects (while playing) for different effects".
Fixed Window menu missed the list of opened files
Released 2012-08-16

Version 5.18
Windows Japanese Language version Release:

Released 2012-07-16

Version 5.18
Windows Spanish Language version Release:

Released 2012-07-16

Version 5.18
Windows German Language version Release:

Released 2012-07-16

Version 5.17
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed Click on Toolbar required to activate it
Fixed A lot of popup windows appears below toolbars but should appear above
Fixed New folder dialogue doesn't disappear when used from file navigation dialogue
Fixed 'Number Of bands' doesn't add need frequency
Released 2012-07-12

Version 5.16
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed Slider point moves automatically at the end but values still display 1
Fixed Upgrade page is not oppening when Edit tab is selected
Fixed If slightly move Horisotal scroll, waveform keeps holding (not moves) but scale bar moves
Fixed Application crashes rarely when doing batch conversion with different file formats
Fixed Wavepad crashes while adding 'Speed' effect
Fixed PgDn, PgUp, Ctrl+->, Ctrl+>- doesn't work while clip is playing
Released 2012-07-09

Version 5.15
Windows version Release:

Added file duplication
You can now change a file's samplerate and switch between Stereo and Mono by clicking their display
Added Golden Records to the suite tab for those who want to record from records or cassettes
Made the GUI look a bit cleaner
Fixed Paste functionality
Added ability to click on Statusbar -> Samplerate to modify the samplerate
Added link to Golden Records in the Suite, user may want to prepare input files from LP and load them to WavePad
Fixed Control button are getting disabled after applying the FFT and TFFT tool in audio file.
Fixed Wavepad hangs when batch conversion cancelled
Fixed Command bar titles disappear on mouse over on Windows 7
Released 2012-07-05

Version 5.14
Mac OS X version Release:

Fixed Fade effect is disabled
Fixed Application crashes with split option
Fixed WavePad gets stuck in selection mode
Fixed Holding RW/FF in Scrub mode does nothing
Fixed WavePad's 'save changes to...' dialogue continually loops, so you can't quit
Fixed Region selected unexpectedly when user change cursor's position
Fixed Clicking on RW/FF in Scrub mode moves cursor twice, first time when you click and second when release
Fixed Slider doesn't start play immediately within the selected region
Released 2012-06-01

Version 5.13
Windows version Release:

Fixed [MME]: Moving of cursor does not work when clip is playing
Released 2012-05-11

Version 5.12
Windows German Language version Release:

Released 2012-05-10

Version 5.12
Windows Spanish Language version Release:

Released 2012-05-10

Version 5.11
Windows version Release:

Fixed WavePad crashes while apply Panoramique sterio Effects
Fixed "Open bookmark list" option is enable in bookmark drop down even any book mark is not create yet.
Fixed after loading 2 files in WavePad(or more), one of them miss buttons close/minimise/expand and this clip always receive input focus, even if try selecting region in other file
Done improve Effect Chain
Fixed while we modify User assigned key, Empty key combination is saved in key column.
Fixed batch conversion hangs at the end of saving output file.. Progress raises to the end and window not closes
Fixed exporting menu issue - enabled even after file closed
Fixed click on "Chain Effects" starts scanning each system dll for vst plugins within and it takes forever
Fixed Forward and Go to end functionality is not working
Fixed the 'Apply Multiple Effects' dlg. Vertical scrolling for 'Equalizer' effect works incorrectly.
Fixed hang if open attached wav file(1 sec, 44.1k, mono) and apply "repeat loop" >= 5
Released 2012-05-09
editor WavePad v 5.10 Apr 14, 2012 Windows
Windows French Language version Release:
Fixed Shortcut key(F6) of pause button is not working on Record Control Window.
Fixed "open region list,delete all region and etc" option are in enable state
Added the new effect chain dialogue
Fixed effect help page needs updation about the "Effect chain " functionality
Fixed failed Test in 800x600 screen resolution with normal font size (100% - 96 dpi)
Released 2012-03-20

Windows version Release:
Fixed effect previews ignore WavePad's current volume level
Fixed when menu bar is hidden there is no way to restore down a sound file that was maximized.
Fixed exception error occurs when trying to add attached VST plugin
Released 2012-03-02
editing WavePad v 4.59 Jun 1, 2011 Windows
* Fixed Splash screen text is cut off
* Fixed option 'Auto re-arrange windows so that they are all visible' files doesn't work for ripping tracks
* Fixed option 'Play file automatically while opened' doesn't work for ripping track
* Fixed [DirectSound]: After reaching end of track cursor returns some times ago, aproximatelly 0.8 sec
* Fixed Record control - while recording, btns works wrong: |>, <<, >>, |<, >|. Those btns should be grayed out while recording as btn ||.. only [] btn should be cative while recording
* Fixed when working directory is 'Readonly' (i.e. has read only atribute) app shows empty waveforms and say nothing about that user
* Fixed in "stereo view" high zoom on Vertical zoom slider overlap waveforms on Left with Right channels
* Done visibly Enable Play controls
* Fixed MME: Time is not updated while using 'Scrub'
* Released 2011-05-23
files WavePad v 4.54 Jan 28, 2011 Windows
# New iTunes files sharing
# New Help - new section has been added "Transferring Files" (update for iTunes files sharing)
# New List - update for cell colors
# New List / Bottom Menu - new item has been added - "Share with a friend"
# New List / Bottom Menu - new item has been added - "View in App Store"
# New List - scroll indicator is of white color
# New List - scroll indicator is flashed (if content can be scrolled) when new list item is added or when the table view appears
# New Editing Window: update for 'Effects / Silence Selection' icon
# New Editing Window: 'Save As...', 'Save Selection As...' dialogs contain hints for best quality and best size of recording;
# The page shows as a hint at bottom:
# - the size of new recording;
# - how much space takes one minute of recording;
# New Settings: 'Record/Audio Format' page contains hints for best quality and best size of recordings;
# The page shows as a hint at bottom:
# - the number of hours which could fit into available space;
# - how much space takes one minute of recording;
# New Settings: to make "Format" page more clear/explanative for user;
# New Settings: scroll indicators are of white color now;
# New Settings: scroll indicators are flashed (if content can be scrolled) when the page is opened or changes it heights
# New Settings: 'General' page: auto number is not saved unless user presses 'Done' button
# New Settings: 'Send' page: ability to save empty settings
# New Settings: 'Send' page: in case when standard composer is in use, recipient email is not obligatory anymore.
# New Settings: 'Send' page: 'Confirmation' section has been added, allowing to switch on/off confirmation message which should appear before sending recording.
# New Settings: sheet pages have a custom captions
# New Recording Properties: 'Close' button has been added
# New Send Procedure: message text has been changed when send settings are invalid and user tries to send recording; The message box is shown before the settings dialog apperance.
# New Send Procedure: When user presses 'send' button in the bottom toolbar, confirmation message appears allowing to select send method.
# The appearance of this message can be switched off in 'Settings / Send' page, 'Confirmation' section;
# New 'Record Control' window has a custom caption;
# New 'Save As' dialog has a custom caption
# New Tap/press on 'Duration/Position' label in buttons panel shows 'Properties' window;
# Fixed On simulator if in the List of Recordings click on Play on a gsm file, crackle sound will plays at begin..
# Fixed Failed On 4.1 check multitasking - when app working, eg recording or playing, close it by pressesing on home button.. app will be suspended.
# Next time run app and check how it works then
# Fixed On simulator - after click on Test FTP sending, recording stopped working at all
# Fixed Editing Window: The 'Discard Changes' option works differently in different cases.
# Fixed Editing window: 'File / Discard Changes' menu item is inactive when the content is not modified
# Fixed Editing Window: 'File / Save Selection As...' - the default recording name contains 'Selection Of' instead of 'Copy Of'
# Fixed when user taps timeline - the label with position does not get updates
# Fixed Editing Window: the format of AIFF file is not preserved when the file is saved
# Fixed When recording list is empty, all inapplicable buttons should be inactive.
# Fixed Editing Window: To add 'Effects / Silence Selection' menu item
# Fixed Recording Window: to use a standard progress bar (LDBDisplay2)
# Fixed Editing Window: menu item has been renamed: "File / Reload" -> "File / Discard Changes"
# Fixed Settings: "Voice Activation" is off by default (by usability expert suggestion)
download WavePad v 4.53 Dec 11, 2010 Windows
# Added icons for menu items "Edit / AutoGain" and "Edit / HighPass"
# Changed for when user tries to record and no input source available; the app will show 'Wait' dialog, which disappears when user attaches the microphone to the device
# Changed for when user detaches mic during recording; the recording is paused until the user re-attaches mic
# Changed recording window so slider doesn't move back during recording, and label at bottom shows current playing position
# Changed to start built-in iPhone app when iTunes link in Help is clicked
# Fixed use of 'Enable limitation' slider downing the iPhone screen
# Fixed 'Pause' button working similar to 'Stop' button in main window
# Fixed issues with 'Recording name' being empty: an error message now appears
# Fixed iPhone 3G difficulties recording at 44.1kHz
# Fixed FTP sending not allowing an empty password field
# Fixed inability to select extreme left and right parts of audio file.
# Fixed renaming of recording not renaming the recording file
# Fixed 'Sample' button not showing actual value of the 'Recording name' field immediately after it is changed
# Fixed one by one removal of all files from list of files causing creation of a new recording when list is empty
# Fixed resizing of small
# Improved and extended Help
# Moved 'Trim' submenu from 'Effects' to 'Edit' menu
# Removed the 'Send directly if failure' option, which didn't work and has very limited support in iPhone
# NOTE: Cannot be downloaded from the NCH website. Only available as a free iPhone App through iTunes
mac WavePad v 4.51 Oct 17, 2010 Windows
Version 4.51
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added new toolbar icons
* Changed name of "Set Flat" button in Envelope effect to "Restore Preset"
* Fixed crashes if WavePad run from MixPad's 'Edit Clip' menu item to edit sound clip
* Fixed 'Genre', 'URL' and 'Picture' not being saved to mp3 when editing ID Tags
* Fixed paste shortcut (Command+V) not working if pasting from one clip window to another
* Fixed Edit Sample mode changing next sample, not the current sample
* Fixed Go-to-Start and Go-to-End buttons moving red line to beginning or end when zoomed in, but not moving the waveform view
* Improved ID3 tag support
* Removed Save Playlist items from menu options (not supported on MacOS)
* Uploaded 2010-09-24

Version 4.50
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added up/down control to increase/decrease number of repeats for 'Effect - Repeat loop' option
* Changed shortcut keys for Fast/Slow/Normal play control (was configured to use same keys as Windows, but on MacOS those keys are used as dock shortcuts)
* Fixed scrollbar not moving to selected position after zooming-in and clicking on a position within the small waveform display
* Fixed V-sizing of up/down controls (reduced to normal size)
* Fixed 'Save' dialog stacking-up following repeated clicks on 'Quit'
* Fixed bug causing crashes with .vob files
* Fixed disappearing right arrow, and timeline being relocated so it overlaps small waveform display, when right arrow was clicked on to scroll
* Fixed waveform oscillating in step-back/step-forward loop while playing audio
* Fixed crashes on OS X 10.3 and 10.4
* Fixed 'End' key causing maximum horizontal zoom
* Improved selection of link to web page in the "About..." box
* Uploaded 2010-08-05

Version 4.49
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added editing of individual samples
* Added access to the NCH Sound Effect Library
* Added the Scrub playback control
* Added voice change effects
* Added new color scheme, with the classic color scheme available in Settings
* Added optional dB level lines
* Added mousewheel zooming
* Added horizontal scrolling using a horizontal mousewheel
* Changed waveform overview to indicate the region being displayed in the detailed waveform
* Fixed save to mp3/ogg not working on PowerPC running OS X 10.3.9
* Improved graphics performance
* Improved timeline controls on file windows
* Uploaded 2010-07-29

Version 4.48
Windows Spanish-language Version Release:
* First release of WavPad Audio Editor for Spanish speakers
* Uploaded 2010-07-09

Version 4.47
Windows German-language Upgrade Release:
* Similar changes as for English-language WavePad versions 4.42 through 4.46 for Windows.
* Fixed several text and labelling issues.
* Uploaded 2010-07-09

Version 4.46
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed waveform window to prevent it from scrolling when selecting a region
* Uploaded 2010-06-21

Version 4.45
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed caption of the 'Assemble Regions' dialog to 'Assemble Regions(s)'
* Fixed text truncation in the 'Assemble Option' popup of the 'Assemble Region(s)' dialog
* Fixed timeline repainting incorrectly if bottom of waveform window was dragged slightly offscreen and then back on
* Fixed 260 chars limit on Comment / Description field in Audio Tag Editor dialog
* Fixed missing shortcut descritions in Help
* Uploaded 2010-06-17

Version 4.44
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed problems that were occuring when playing audio with zoomed waveform (e.g. shaking, zoom suddenly changing to 100%)
* Fixed issue with closing the Recording window
* Fixed Help
* Uploaded 2010-06-15

Version 4.43
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed so the file window buttons (the buttons on the bottom of the main window representing each open audio file) can now be right-clicked for closing
* Changed layout of VST dialog; now has a 'Refresh' button that reloads the list at the current location
* Fixed the Stereo Pan effect in Batch Converter crashing WavePad if Settings not adjusted for StereoPan
* Fixed crashes when processing batch conversion with attached "batch script file"
* Fixed cursor positioning glitch after switching to Bookmark List or Region List and back while playback is running
* Fixed problem with Copy Regions to CD/Export to Folder options in Region List
* Fixed editing of audio tags
* Fixed Sample Edit Mode remaining on if you click 'No' to zoom-in prompt
* Uploaded 2010-06-08

Version 4.42
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Added pop-up message for option to install VideoPad Video Editor on demand when an attempt is made to open a video file with WavePad
* Added 'Select Specified Time' dialog and Delete for batch conversions
* Changed to automatically select focus in Effects dialogs
* Fixed several VST issues
* Fixed bug with pitch change effect below 24% displaying expanded waveform
* Fixed Equalizer effect line positioning on Band Pass and Band Stop presets
* Fixed bug in operation of Region list
* Fixed refreshing of 'Times Visited' column in Bookmark List
* Fixed sizing and content of text on some dialog buttons, and duplicate buttons
* Fixed missing shortcut keys information on some button tooltips and menu options
* Updated the Help file
* Uploaded 2010-04-01

Version 4.41
Windows German-language Upgrade Release:
* Similar changes as for English-language WavePad version 4.40 for Windows
* Uploaded 2010-02-28

Version 4.40
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Added new Sound Library feature to the Tools menu. This is a library of sounds which users can download and use in WavePad
* Added ASIO and DirectSound support for playback
* Added ASIO support for recording
* Added waveform preview for Effect dialogs
* Added new dB (level) display to Record Control dialog
* Fixed removal of files from Batch Converter
* Improved VST integration
* Uploaded 2010-02-16

Version 4.30
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Added ability to load wma files (using flip4mac)
* Fixed problems with saving to aac, amr, m4a, mp3, ogg and wav formats
* Fixed flicker during cursor movement
* Fixed inability to type into Software Registration dialog if it opened automatically after completion of 14-day free trial period
* Fixed the 'Mix with file' effect
* Fixed failure to open .flac files
* Fixed various inoperative buttons, sliders and shortcuts
* Fixed several problems with GUI and secondary windows/dialogs
* Revised Help
* Uploaded 2009-12-17

Version 4.28
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Changed the Record dialog to a modal window
* Fixed bug causing large numbers of UAC prompts during installation on Vista as Standard User
* Fixed problem with opening 24-bit FLAC files
* Fixed issue with 'Use Wavepad by Default to Open these File Types' option
* Fixed problems with projects created by older WavePad versions
* Fixed a couple of issues with the 'Load Audio CD Track(s)' menu option
* Fixed right-click menu option 'Batch Convert with WavePad Sound Editor' opening a separate conversion window for each file instead of the batch conversion dialog
* Fixed missing Help files
* Moved volume slider to status bar
* Moved zoom and wave view controls, etc. to "View" menu
* Updated GUI, including new timers, buttons, sliders, etc.
* Uploaded 2009-11-13

Version 4.27
Windows CE Upgrade Release:
* Fixed Pocket WavePad replacing the Windows PC version in 'Add or Remove Programs' when Pocket PC installer is downloaded to a Windows PC on which WavePad is already installed
* Uploaded 2009-09-11

Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed problem with reading long mp3 files
* Fixed 'Add Wavepad into Windows Explorer context menu' option not working
* Fixed reverb effect crashing when Decay Time =1 with PreDelay =1 is set
* Fixed waveform repaint after adjusting the Envelope effect.
* Fixed Help links on Options dialog
* Updated NCH logo on the splash screen
* Uploaded 2009-08-25

Version 4.26
Windows Upgrade Release:
* Fixed reverb crashing after clicking on preview, then on Apply in the Effect Preview dialog
* Fixed 'Automatic Click Pop Reduction' options box
* Uploaded 2009-08-03

Version 4.25
Mac OS X Upgrade Release:
* Version 4.24 was released with an internal version number of 4.23. This latest version 4.25 release is issued to remove any ambiguity.
* Uploaded 2009-07-28

Windows CE Upgrade Release:
* Fixed issue with installation packages on WM2003 (Pocket WavePad could not be installed on WM2003 devices)
* Uploaded 2009-07-26
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windows WavePad v 4.24 Jul 20, 2009 Windows
# Changed all progress display windows to be modal
# Changed Envelope effect to provide finer resolution for short duration files
# Fixed FFT frequency analysis displaying 2nd channel incorrectly
# Fixed "Lower volume by 8db with rewind or fast-forward" option
# Fixed problem with shortcut key for Delete option on 'Edit' menu
# Fixed problems with options display and cursor control in Bookmarks List and Regions List
# Fixed empty Genre and Category combo boxes when using Tag Editor
# Fixed column widths on 'Options - Keys' dialog
# Fixed display of shortcuts for zoom options in 'Window' menu
# Fixed vertical centering of the zoom track bar
# Improved appearance of volume indicator
macintosh WavePad v 4.23 Jul 16, 2009 Windows
There is an option to revert back to Wavepad Classic Colors which was a hot topic for most of the Wavepad user base. It has improved reverb effect a handy new viewing window.
pc WavePad v 4.03 Mar 7, 2009 Windows
Minor bug fixes
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version 3.14, MacOS X Intel
Not bad! I used the batch converter to convert a bunch of FLAC files for playing in iTunes, which is really convenient. Nice, Mac-like interface.
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Crashing On Startup-Tiger 10.4.11, Macbook Pro 2.33 Intel core 2 duo

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