Release Vixen 3.6 Update 1 available now.


Senior elf
Feb 15, 2014
Vixen 3.6 U1 is now available. Below are the release notes. With the release of Vixen 3.6 and now Update 1 has significantly improved the overall performance and experience.

The major feature of Update 1 includes the ability to share sequences with other Vixen users. There is now an import/export sequence package that allows you simple export one packaged file that includes elements, audio files, multiple sequences and all associated sequence media. When you import the package you will be required to map your element structure to the incoming element structure. See this video on the Vixen YouTube channel.

A number of other new videos including 3.6U1 highlights have also been added at Vixen YouTube channel.

** New Feature
* [VIX-679] - Import/Export of native V3 sequences

** Improvements
* [VIX-391] - Opening sequences with unknown elements
* [VIX-2785] - Center move handle doesn't move while resizing.
* [VIX-2791] - Connect element creation wizards to Preview prop creation process.
* [VIX-2795] - Sync up the library references between the QMLibrary and the Liquid so they are consistent.
* [VIX-2805] - Optimize further the output section to improve capacity and reduce CPU usage.
* [VIX-2819] - Improve the render performance of the Preview Setup
* [VIX-2822] - Optimize the color conversions from HSV to RGB to improve performance.
* [VIX-2827] - Enhance the OpenDMX plugin to support choosing the device.
* [VIX-2832] - Improve the performance of the Element Tree in the Display Setup / Preview
* [VIX-2833] - Add element targeting options for the Chase and Spin effects.

** Bug
* [VIX-837] - Movement of mutiple items glitchy in preview
* [VIX-2025] - .net installer prompts for reboot before vixen install is done.
* [VIX-2641] - Bars Effect 3D - Move Right & Horizontal Expand issue
* [VIX-2693] - Scheduler problems
* [VIX-2792] - Vixen 3.6 Set Level not working, on some elements
* [VIX-2793] - Entering non numeric data in the Curve Editor causes crash
* [VIX-2794] - Keyboard shortcuts for play sequence (F5) not working
* [VIX-2800] - Vixen crashing during effect color selection from gradient menu
* [VIX-2802] - FPP 2.6+ compression is not enabled.
* [VIX-2803] - New Install start-up error
* [VIX-2808] - Video does not render in preview
* [VIX-2810] - The levels deep function on the Twinkle does not render.
* [VIX-2811] - Ghost / Empty Toolbar items in the sequence editor.
* [VIX-2812] - Audio files are being missed in new Sequence import.
* [VIX-2813] - Bar effect 3D setting not rendering properly
* [VIX-2817] - Some message dialogs may popup in odd places.
* [VIX-2820] - Preview link elements slow and abnormal warning.
* [VIX-2821] - Open multiple sequence takes long time
* [VIX-2825] - Wipe on and off abnormal when brightness less than 100%
* [VIX-2826] - Native Sequence export does not include the old Nutcracker data files.
* [VIX-2828] - Universe setup should warn if the total channel count is out of sync with the controller count.
* [VIX-2829] - Cannot lasso / shift select multiple effects when the rows they are in are visible in multiple groups.
* [VIX-2831] - Custom Prop Editor drag drop elements can reverse order of dropped elements in some cases.
* [VIX-2834] - Mark Collection Editor field binding warning,
* [VIX-2835] - Multi String smart objects are not staying connected.
* [VIX-2836] - The delete mapping functionality is not working in the source tree of the profile mapper.