No Brainer: Drag Insert Plugin into Direct Offline Process

A lot of the times, even if I plan on using DOP in advance, I’ll get my idea started as an insert and then move it to DOP… except the only way to do this is to match setting by setting, or to save a preset and then load the preset in DOP, which… is very slow and tedious and clutters your preset list very quickly.

As it stands, can’t even right click ‘copy’ insert settings on channel, and then paste it into DOP. So DOP is very closed off.

Being able to right click on an insert plugin on a channel and select a function: ‘Move Plugin To DOP for Selected Events on Channel’ and, ‘Move Plugin to DOP for all events on channel’ would be fantastic.


Dragging and dropping a plug-in from the Media tab onto a clip would be really nice as well.

Yes! or even a preset, chain , etc


And being able to drag an insert onto a clip is huge, too.

Thanks for the plus one,

Yeah this is crazy since, in DOP, plugins don’t respond in real-time - if an EQ has a frequency analyze, it doesn’t work in DOP. so working in inserts first I’m finding is almost required before going to DOP… well I can confirm, my presets list is growing to be unmanageable with all these insert-to-dop preset transfers.

Either need this drag and drop functionality, or the ability to enable real-time plugin response in DOP before processing.

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Yeah. :smiley:
+1, a no brainer for sure.

+1 I was seriously about to request this very thing! Cubase seriously needs this ability. Steinberg, please add this feature immediately. Please.



Glad to see this was added! Thanks Steinberg

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Hey guys, how was this added? I still can’t figure it out…

+1 this