Multitrack audio and MIDI recorder for your Mac OS X

REAPER for Mac


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Sometimes latest versions of the software can cause issues when installed on older devices or devices running an older version of the operating system.

Software makers usually fix these issues but it can take them some time. What you can do in the meantime is to download and install an older version of REAPER 6.12.

For those interested in downloading the most recent release of REAPER for Mac or reading our review, simply click here.

All old versions distributed on our website are completely virus-free and available for download at no cost.

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  • REAPER 6.12 Screenshots

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What's new in this version:

- Actions: fix action to scroll view vertically one page
- Audio Units: do not show duplicates for plug-ins that register as both an effect and instrument
- Automation items: only copy time-selected area if edit begins within the time selection
- Automation items: prevent potential hang when editing trim via envelope control panel
- Custom actions: editor is now modeless and can be opened for multiple custom actions at once
- Custom actions: improve accessibility of editor (Control+Up/Down to reorder custom action list, Enter to add to list, etc)
- Custom menu/toolbar editor: allow inserting multiple actions at once
- Copy/paste: add actions to paste items ignoring hidden tracks (wysiwyg), which is the default behavior since 6.11
- Copy/paste/delete: context-sensitive cut/copy/paste/delete commands will affect selected media items if track control panel area was last clicked but no tracks are selected
- Envelopes: fix display glitch in certain instances with asymmetrical envelope display
- FX browser: minor reorganization of controls
- FX browser: add context menu items to add FX to selected active takes, selected tracks
- FX browser: add option to hide FX type prefixes in folders and filtered views
- FX browser: add options to hide FX when duplicate FX of a preferred type is present
- FX browser: allow reordering of user-folders via drag/drop or Ctrl+Up/Down
- FX browser: allow dragging multiple plug-ins to empty TCP/MCP areas to create tracks
- FX browser: show confirmation prompt when adding more than 9 plug-ins at once
- FX browser: fix display of ReWire and FX chains in quick add menu folders
- FX browser: replace existing FX when alt+dragging from FX browser to an existing FX instance
- FX browser: increase maximum folders/VST folder counts
- FX browser: remove developer names from items when redundant with the folder name
- Freeze/render stems: fix behavior when rendering multiple items on the same track with the same item name
- Grid: prevent "adjust grid by.." actions from setting grid to unreasonable values
- Groups: add actions to select groups 33-64
- Groups: modernize nomenclature
- Internals: restore logical-sort in reaper-menu.ini
- Item solo: improve item solo action behaviors, add new actions/API to access
- JSFX: atomic_*() now work across different JSFX instances e.g. on gmem
- Linux: fix missing checkbox icons in FX chain etc
- Localization: fix localizing render wildcard help dialog
- macOS: allow NSAppTransportSecurity NSExceptionDomains for localhost/HTTP for some plug-ins
- macOS: improve support for js_ReaScriptAPI extension drawing with Metal
- MIDI: improve item start offset behavior when recording and preserve PDC monitoring enabled
- Media explorer: fix option to toggle searching by custom database tag
- Metadata: fix writing CART TagText field
- Metronome: support longer pattern entry on Windows
- Metronome: increase size of metronome pattern entry fields to show up to 32 beats
- NINJAM: fix import timing issue with certain bpm/bpi changes
- NINJAM: improve accessibility descriptions of mute/solo buttons in ReaNINJAM
- Playback: fix playback to end of lengthened project when adjusting item rate/position/length via action, media item properties, or API
- Preferences: fix incorrect reset of track default crossfade options
- Project bay: improve velocity scaling display for MIDI items
- Project bay: minor reorganization of controls
- Project bay: support Ctrl+A in filter field to select all text
- RS5k: small reorganization of controls
- RS5k: add Portamento setting
- RS5k: allow loop to be enabled when ignoring note-offs
- RS5k: improve UI for editing loop start offset/fades
- RS5k: right clicking activity light sends note-offs
- RS5k: use a fixed-size ADSR view when using a looping sample
- RSK5: allow easier setting of long attack/release settings when using short looped media
- ReaEQ: fix processing artifact when automating parameters away from a non-automatically-bypassed state
- ReaEQ: reduce CPU use
- ReaScript: add PromptForAction()
- ReaScript: fix temporary playback issue when reconfiguring send via SetTrackSendInfo_Value(I_SRCCHAN)
- ReaScript: update Track/TakeFX_AddByName() to allow inserting FXADD:, allow inserting FX at position in chain
- ReaSynth: add Portamento setting
- + ReaVerbate: reduce CPU use
- Render: enable Apply button after editing render target directory
- Render: resolve $region wildcard correctly when using region render matrix with mltiple regions with the same start/end times
- Ripple editing: allow moving media items across tracks with ripple editing enabled and items near top/bottom of project
- Routing: fix issues relating to detection of feedback in routing
- Snap: do not snap time/loop selections to edit cursor/time selection if it would make a zero-length selection
- Toolbars: apply global color tweaks to toolbar buttons after state change
- Video: add 'Combine: grid of videos' preset
- Video: improve 'Apply track FX only where track has video items' preset to allow clearing if no items
- WavPack: support dual-mono optimization
- WavPack: support embedding APEv2 tags when rendering
- WavPack: display WavPack metadata in source properties dialog
- Windows: fix GDI object leak when closing media item properties