Cubase 12.0.52 - Macbook M1 Pro - Screen glitches

Got a new macbook this week, and so not used previous versions of Cubase with it.

Just been using the latest version of Cubase and I get screen glitches when I move the mouse over the transport bar at the bottom of the screen, particularly if I move across stop/play/record horizontally back and forth.

Completely vanilla install on 16" 10/16. And seems to occur when a plugin is open (Groove Agent SE, or HALion SE for example)

Anyone else seeing this?

Not on macs anymore but I remember there was maybe a Hi-DPI setting to help on new macs:

What kind of visual glitches ?
Do they become yellow ? In Windows, for unknown reasons, sometimes the white stuff inside the buttons becomes yellow when you move the pointer over them.

Not yellow, i’ve seen that on my Windows machine before.
These are more like flashing glitches, I just done a capture:

What. The whole Cubase window flashes :flushed: Never seen that before.

since the first start of Cubase or after making some edit in preferences or something else?

That video was literally booting up Cubase, adding HALion SE and then scrolling mouse across the navigation buttons. So yes, from the first start of Cubase.

Running Ventura 13.0.1 (22A400), and not seen any other glitches outside of Cubase. It’s weird how the plugin (HALion SE) remains normal, just Cubase flashes.

Please try enabling “Disable GPU acceleration” on the preference - user interface. And see if it makes any difference. Also, flip Rosetta2 or native, are there any difference between 2 modes? (Make sure to check the about box of cubase when you think it is running on rosetta2. There’s an OSX bug in the finder - get info window).

is it possible that it is not the cubase core software that causes this but a side effect of a plugin malfunctioning in this version ?
Did you try to disable (e.g. rename the vst3/vst folders temporarily and only keep steinberg plugins active) ?
Also did you try with no template (from a really empty song) ?

It’s 100% vanilla install with only stock plugins and instruments. So a strange one, even more strange that no-one else has posted with the same experience.

I get this on my 14" MacBook Pro M1 Pro with GPU acceleration enabled on macOS Ventura. Disabled it doesn’t happen. Pity because acceleration is always a good thing!

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