Cubase / Cubase Artist 7.5.30 maintenance update available

Dear Cubase 7.5 and Cubase Artist 7.5,

With pleasure we announce the availability of the 7.5.30 maintenance updates for Cubase 7.5 and Cubase Artist 7.5. These updates are a free download and fully supported (please see the bottom of this post for links).


  • • The performance when importing a large number of audio files has been improved.
    • The reliability of the video engine has been improved (OS X only).

Issues resolved

  • • CHORD TRACK: The Chord track now works correctly when recording while Chord track is used with a virtual instrument.
    • EDITING: A frozen instrument track is now muted when the solo editor is used with the part editor.
    • EDITING: Quantization of audio material when AudioWarp is applied no longer renders the application unreliable.
    • EDITING: The “invert selection” function in the key and drum editor now works correctly.
    • EDITING: Midi CC automation is now chased correctly.
    • EDITING: The sound playback now works as expected when an audio
    part is edited in the sample editor.
    • EDITING: The mouse time position can now be edited without limitations.
    • EDITING: The curve tool in the key editor no longer wrongly modifies velocity values when drawing in the articulations/dynamics lane.
    • EDITING: Removing pre-populated buttons in the Favorites Tab of the Score Editor no longer renders the application unreliable.
    • EDITING: The command “select in loop” no longer selects controller events before the loop.
    • PROJECT LOGICAL EDITOR: Certain parameters are now stored correctly.
    • LIST EDITOR: The List Editor no longer renders the host application unstable if it is closed when having the status line open.
    • MIDI: The performance of the MIDI Editor has been improved with regards to the behavior of the SOLO function.
    • MIDI: The MIDI connections in the MIDI device manager are now stored correctly.
    • MIDI: MIDI chase now works correctly when multiple channels are used on the same MIDI track.
    • MIDI: Drag & drop of a MIDI file into an existing MIDI track no longer leads to name changes.
    • MIDI: The controller lane type of the key editor is now set correctly on first opening.
    • STEINBERG HUB: The function “remove from list” now works as expected in the project assistant.
    • STEINBERG HUB: The Steinberg Hub no longer renders the application unreliable.
    • MARKER: The selection of multiple markers within the marker window now works correctly.
    • MARKER: A problem with the auto scroll function within the marker window has been solved.
    • MEDIA BAY: The location tree can now be sorted in alphabetical order.
    • TRACKS: Moving a folder into another folder no longer leads to tracks being placed outside the folder.
    • TRACKS: A graphical issue when clicking on the Inspector’s visibility tab has been solved.
    • EXPORT AUDIO: BWF timecode information is now included correctly when a batch export is performed using cycle markers.
    • EXPORT AUDIO: The audio batch export now works more reliably when using markers in the project.


  • • SCORING: A zooming issue has been corrected.
    • SCORING: Editing a user symbol no longer renders the application
    • SCORING: An inconsistent behavior of shift+double click on a symbol or text has been corrected.


  • • CONTROL ROOM: The cue sources in the control room are now saved correctly.
    • CONTROL ROOM: The status of the control room modules is now saved correctly.
    • CONTROL ROOM: A graphical problem within the control room window has been solved.
    • CONTROL ROOM: If monitor A is removed, monitor B is no longer increased in volume.
    • CONTROL ROOM: The AI knob of the Steinberg CC121 now controls control room sliders correctly.
    • MIXCONSOLE: Unexpected behavior of the Channel Link function
    relating to inserted plug-ins has been resolved.
    • MIXCONSOLE: The channel width is no longer set below the minimum size when switching from a multi-display setup to a one-display setup.
    • MIXCONSOLE: Logging a channel to the right no longer causes problems with certain cut-off and zoom functions.


  • • PLUG-INS: Certain problems with compatibility of UAD-plug-ins have been solved.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: A problem with selecting audio and instrument tracks has been solved.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: The instrument name no longer changes automatically when the track name is changed.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: An issue related to the auto track renaming scheme (instrument tracks 2.0) has been solved.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: Unmute statuses of instrument tracks are now stored correctly.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: The output chain display for monotimbral virtual instruments is now working correctly.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: An instrument track no longer loses the output channel configuration when stored as a track preset.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: A graphical issue related to Groove Agent has been solved.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: Track presets from previous versions of Cubase can now be applied without output connection problems in the current version of Cubase.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: An export or import of track archives of instrument tracks with more outputs no longer causes missing automation.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: Mute status of instrument tracks is now stored correctly.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: MIDI events are no longer locked when unfreezing an instrument track.
    • VST INSTRUMENTS: VST presets can now be saved correctly for Native Instruments Massive plug-ins.


  • • OMF: Japanese characters are now displayed correctly after OMF import.
    • OMF: The volume automation is now displayed correctly after
    the import of embedded OMF from Final Cut Pro.
    • OMF: A playback problem with an existing video file when importing OMF files into the same project has been solved.
    • REMOTE CONTROL: A wrong display of the menu item no longer renders the application unreliable.
    • EUCON: Closing Cubase no longer leads to stability issues when the EuCon adapter is loaded.
    • OTHER: Changing the origin time of any VST Sound audio file no longer renders the application unreliable.
    • OTHER: “Solo Defeat” now works correctly even when switched on/off a couple of times.

_ Please note that this list applies to Cubase 7.5 and not every entry may apply to Cubase Artist 7.5._*


A detailed version history and the 7.5.30 Updaters are available here:

Cubase 7.5 downloads
Cubase Artist 7.5 downloads

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