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FM9-Edit Release Notes

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Current FM9 Firmware Version: 2.00

  • Support for firmware 2.00
    • Added "FAS Buttery" to the AMP layouts
    • Added "Scene Level+Save" function to the FC Editor's Utility category
    • Added modulation to Diffusers in the Delay, Multitap and Megatap blocks.
    • Added dedicated Pitch Shifting to the Reverb block.
    • Added Emphasis Frequency to the Compressor’s Sidechain.
    • Added "Max. Loop Time" to the LOOPER.
    • Updated Gate type.
    • Updated Plex Delay.
    • Updated Compressor.
    • Updated Setup.
  • Corrected a bug in the picker window which prevented an item highlight by the JUMP buttons from being selected.
  • Corrected a bug in the Channel menu’s “Copy Current Channel to All Channels” in which only Channel A would be used as the source regardless of the selected channel. This bug was introduced in version 1.00.01.
  • Optimized the communication in the FC Edit: Config dialog.
  • Modified the Picker window's keyboard navigation to allow the RETURN/ENTER key to select an item.
  • Modified the Picker window's keyboard navigation to select an item when the thumbtack is down (thumbtack is found in the upper-right of the dialog).
  • Added the ability for FM9-Edit to determine if the selected device is currently connected to another Fractal Audio application. Requires the minimum version of Fractal-Bot 3.00.12.


Current FM9 Firmware Version: 1.00

  • Updated COMPRESSOR Side-Chain layout.
  • Updated DELAY block's "Mono Tape" layout and corrected the Compander controls.
  • Added a context menu below the Save button for quick access to "Save to New Preset Number" and "Save All Blocks to Library".
  • Added "Reset Current Channel" to the Channel dropdown menu.
  • The Cab Picker now displays an icon that reveals the format of each IR. (S) for standard resolution, (U) for UltraRes(tm), and (F) for FullRes(tm).
  • The Manage Presets and Manage Cabs dialogs have been combined into one tabbed dialog. The existing shortcuts and top-level Tools menu items will launch the Manage dialog with the respective tab selected.
  • Added a "WAV Import" setting to the Preferences : Cabinet Import category. This setting determines which channel or channels are read from stereo .wav files when the .wav files are added to the Manage Browser pane. When in Manage Cabs, the "Wav Import" setting can be changed from the Browser menu by selecting the "WAV Import Format" submenu.
  • Added a "Sort A-Z" button to the Preset Picker. The sort preference is written to the settings file to preserve the selection.
  • Added "FM9" to the devices list in Axe-Change.
  • Reordered the items in the TOOLS menu.
  • Updated the internal Fractal-Bot to version 3.0.11.
  • Corrected the LOOPER block graph marker.
  • Corrected a communication slowdown that was introduced in version 1.00.0.
  • Corrected a bug in Manage Cabs Browser in which only the right-side of stereo .wav files would be read from the file.
  • Corrected a bug in the Cab block where switching between the Align page and any other page extremely quickly would cause all the graphs to show regardless of the Mute selection.
  • Corrected an issue in the Library "Save" command for single-channel Library entries: when saving a modified single-channel Library entry the active channel is now set to the currently selected channel.
  • Corrected "EQ TYPE" order in the Setup view.


Current FM9 Firmware Version: 1.00


  • Mac version requires OS version 10.7 or newer
  • Windows version requires Windows 7 or newer
  • Minimum firmware version 1.00

FM9-Edit 1.0 is the first fully-supported non-beta release with all major program features and functions working with no known bugs.