Ableton Suite is a complete software studio. Suite 8 gives you all of the features in Live 8 plus sound, with a radically new Library packed with beautiful new sounds and a wealth of useful resources. Suite 8 contains 11 Ableton instruments and effects including synths, a sampler, electric and acoustic drums, mallets, numerous sampled instruments, the new, reworked Operator and amp modeling effects. Two completely new instruments, Collision and Latin Percussion, round off the set. Ableton Suite 8 is a complete package: the tools and the sounds.
Improvements and feature changes:
-The word size of the live application is now shown in the splash screen.
-Live is now showing the email address of the currently authorized user account in the “About” window.
-Improved the authorization dialogue when launching live as a trial version.
-Fixed a bug Which could cause a “memory corruption error” when launching Live.
-Fixed a memory leak Which could occur when using the “Complex” warp mode.
-The Session View selection frame of the APC40 or Launchpad could get stuck after deleting scenes or undoing the creation of scenes.
-Live device parameters would no longer update correctly after deleting a Max for Live device Which was mapped to that parameter via live.remote ~.
-Fixed a problem with the engine, Max for Live, Which would cause Live to freeze when setting an audio buffer size smaller than 21 samples.
-Fixed a graphical glitch in the Session / Arrangement View amoeba after toggling views (mixer, crossfader, etc.).
-Fixed to a problem with the Windows installer Which could lead to incomplete installation on some computers. Symptom: The Live application would not launch at all and an error message “The application has failed to start due to a side-by-side configuration error” would be shown instead.
-Under Certain conditions, the playback position in audio clips was incorrect after changing clip start markers in unwarped clips and then re-enabling ‘warp’.
-Fixed a bug Which Prevented some VST plugins stored in the OS X system library folder to show up in Live’s browser.