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SynthTest is a somewhat simple application for OS X that allows you to pick a MIDI source, a MusicDevice AudioUnit, and an Effect or MusicEffect AudioUnit to play with. You can open an edit window for both the synth and effect. If they do not have a custom edit GUI, the generic editor view will be used. SynthTest has a reference implementation of preset support for Audio Units. It is primarily intended to be used by Audio Unit developers for testing purposes (the source is available), although it can be great fun to play with all by itself. It is complete enough to be used for live performances.

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  •  01 Apr 2003 18:46

    Release Notes: This release fixes a crash related to audio units which do not have a space after the colon in their combined names.

    •  04 Jan 2003 02:02

      Release Notes: A reference implementation of Audio Unit preset support was added.


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