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Old 08-19-2018, 12:44 PM
Mmorgaine Mmorgaine is offline
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Default Save Multi As

Would you consider changing the default behavior for the Play 6 Save As function to not use the current instrument name as the default? It is very confusing, and slightly risky, to have the instrument name pop up there.

Bringing up the instrument name in that spot implies to the user that only the instrument is being saved, and that the multi is not. I wasted a good bit of time looking for how to save a Multi in the manual, and here, before resorting to a Google search. You might want to clarify this in the manual, too. (I also wasted time going into the originally installed Instruments folder checking to see if I messed up some of the original files by hitting Save once or twice while trying to fix a problem with my DAW crashing during PLAY 6's sample loading.) The time waste is very frustrating when trying to finish a large project on a deadline.

Also, by not prompting for a new name (you could fill the spot with "Name Your Multi" or something like that) you run a slight risk of actually overwriting the original instrument. (Though I don't think the default save location is in the original Instruments folder.)

As an aside, I'm loving Hollywood Choirs. Nice work!

Thanks for your time,
-Helen
 

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