Version 2.8.1, released on Oct 18, 2016

Default Installer

LanguageImproved Russian texts.
Bug FixInstaller installs application in correct Applications folder.
InstallImproved installer (.msi, 30% reduced size), application launches after install.

Version 2.8.0, released on Oct 15, 2016

Default Installer

FeatureDrum Kits, Drum Patterns and Wave Sequences can be moved up/down.
FeatureDrum Kits, Drum Patterns and Wave Sequences can be sorted.
FeatureDrum Kits, Drum Patterns and Wave Sequences can be cleared
FeatureDrum Kits, Drum Patterns and Wave Sequences can be compacted.
FeatureDrum Kits, Drum Patterns and Wave Sequences can be (de/semi) capitalized.
FeatureSplitting double-to-single keyboard set lists (Kronos only).
FeatureInitialize combis as MIDI MPE standard (for e.g. Roli keyboards).
FeaturePatches can be shown as HEX/ASCII for analyzing purposes.
LanguageSeveral language words/fragments updates.
ImprovAll patches show as tooltip their empty/initialized status.
ImprovPrograms and combis show as tooltip their used drum kit/track info.
ImprovChanging set list names directly updates the set PCG window.
ImprovCleaning set lists will also clean the set list names.
ImprovRenaming set list names auto updates the screen (Kronos only).
ImprovSong names and sample info from a SNG file can be exported to a text file.
Bug FixPrevented crash when pasting set list slots (Kronos only).
Bug FixPrevented crash when selecting MIDI Tracks in song file).
Bug FixMS200, MicroKorg and MicroKorg XL programs seen as modeled program (instead of sampled).
LinksAdded new window with personal links (Co-Incidental, Nothing Else Matters, Altran etc).
LinksAdded link to several donators and GitaarDemo (guitar shop).
InstallNew Installer.

Version 2.7.3, released on Jan 29, 2016

Default Installer

Bug FixMoving programs referenced as external timbres in combis fixed.
Bug FixPrograms relocated by Program Reference Changer as external timbres in combis fixed.
Bug FixCorrected moving/sorting/compacting program/combi references in set lists (Kronos Only).

Version 2.7.2, released on Nov 20, 2015

Default Installer

LanguageA new Polish translator announcement: Marcin Aleksander.
ImprovSet list slot descriptions in PCG windows can be shown as a single line (Korg Kronos).
Bug FixPrevented crash when clearing a combi while no set lists present (RedKross2014).
Bug FixInstead of crashing when loading an unsupported file, a message is shown.
LinksMK Editor and Korg Fans added to external/contributors links.

Version 2.7.1, released on Jun 10, 2015

Default Installer

LanguageRussian translation added, thanks to Igor Elshaidt.
LanguageImproved various texts (mainly Czech, Italian, Greek), thanks to translators.
LanguagePrevent crash when loading Kronos PCG files for Italian and Polish translation.
Bug FixSet List Slots keep programs synchronized after moving up/down (Kronos only).
Bug FixKorg Z1 files containing only program banks will now load all patches.
Bug FixTrinity files containing combi banks will now load all combis.
Bug FixAn internal bug has been fixed by Mike Hildner, making my life easier (thanks!).
LinksMichael Maschek, Igor Elshaidt and Mike Hildner added to external links window(s).

Version 2.7.0, released on March 27, 2015

Default Installer

FeatureNew mode "All Patches" in PCG window showing all type of patches simultaneously.
FeatureAuto-backup of changed PCG files every x minutes (thanks to mTrilby).
ImprovementPatches from all selected banks are shown simultaneously in PCG window.
ImprovementMoving up/down patches (and most other commands) works over bank boundaries.
ImprovementMost actions can be performed on selected patches from multiple banks.
Bug FixPrevented crash when assigning a PCG file as master file.
Bug FixFixed GUI behavior of move up/down buttons.
Bug FixFixed header of File Content List, created by the List Generator.
LinksAdded several people, like translator for Portuguese(Brasil): Thiago Costa.
LinksFixed website link to Qui Robinez (creator of sound libraries/tutorials).

Version 2.6.0, released on February 22, 2015

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FeatureNumber of references are shown for programs and combis (switchable on/off).
FeatureCapitalize/decapitalize or titlecase names of programs, combis and list slots.
FeatureAssign a programs or combi to a set list slot (Kronos only).
FeatureAuto fill in set list slots according program/combi name (Kronos only).
FeatureRemove duplicate patches while fixing references to duplicate patch.
ImprovementWhen clearing patches, used patches can be skipped (or warning being shown).
ImprovementMaster files can be opened, closed and unassigned within its window.
ImprovementImproved layout and increased speed about 10x of Program Reference Changer.
ImprovementTimbres button is not visible when a PCG file cannot contain combis.
ImprovementSeveral timeconsuming actions (clear, compact etc) show a wait cursor.
Bug FixCategories shown as numbers were reset after program/combi edit.
Bug FixPrevented duplicate warning messages in Program Reference Changer.
Bug FixPrevented crash for negative transpose on combi in set list slot (Kronos only).
LanguageImproved various texts, especially German (thanks to Timo Lill and ).

Version 2.5.0, released on January 25, 2015

Default Installer (2.5.1)

FeatureProgram reference changer (to change references in combis/set lists to programs).
ImprovementPossibility to treat equal/like-named patches as duplicates while copy/pasting.
ImprovementFor Kronos set list slot editor: Added color/transpose controls.
ImprovementFor Kronos set list slot editor: Fixed XS/S mismatch for font size.
Bug FixFixed copy/pasting set list slots (Kronos only).
Bug FixFixed double clicking a PCG file to start up PCG Tools.
Bug FixPrevented crash when loading Kronos files with set lists, without combis.
LanguageItalian language added, thanks to Enrico Puglisi.
LanguageMany greek texts improved, thanks to Giorgios (new translator) and Jim Dijkstra.
LanguageCorrected/translated (missing) language texts (thanks to various translators).
LinksCompletely redesigned all external links windows.
LinksAdded contributors window, for thanking testers, information/idea providers etc.
LinksAdded Timo Lill, as translator for German (amongst others) and added various URLs.
DonatorsAdded Kevin Nolan and various URLs of donators.

Version 2.4.0, released on December 6, 2014

Default Installer

SupportSupport for Korg Kronos (X/2) OS3.0 PCG files.
ImprovementSet list slot edit dialog shows now reference type, ID and name.
ImprovementRedesigned set list slot window (tekst size, layout.
ImprovementThe default output folder for sequencer files can be changed in settings.
ImprovementMove up and/or down multiple programs, combis or set list slots.
ImprovementSet List Name shown in Patch List for XML output type.
ImprovementMy Documents folder used as default list generator folder.
ImprovementAdded more space for some text edit control in the set list generator.
ImprovementAdded grey lines in patches of PCG Window, useful for multi line set list slots.
ImprovementProgram creates icon in start menu and desk top (also for Windows 8).
Bug FixFixed loading Kronos files while in German language.
Bug FixAlignment of copy/paste settings tab fixed from center to top.
Bug FixFixed typo in name of Polish translator: DamianoMusic (sorry Damian).
Bug FixFixed type of programs of Z1 program banks on a card.
Bug FixFixed layout of a Program Usage list in XML format.
Bug FixFixed loading SNG files.
Bug FixIn some cases end of strings in patch names were ignored.
Bug FixSequencer output could crash because of unauthorized file output.
LinksAdded link to http://www.synthysounds.co.uk
LinksAdded link to http://facebook.com/rsfmusictech for Rubinho/R.S. Felicio.
LinksAdded link to http://indra.com/~cliffcan/01faq.htm#editors.
LinksRemoved link to Kronos-MW works (website not available anymore).
LinksRemoved link to Deuce Entertainment (not relevant anymore).
DonatorsAdded Ralph Hopstaken to the list of donators in the splash screen.

Version 2.3.0, released on August 10, 2014

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LanguagePolish language added, thanks to DamianoMusic.
ImprovementAdded volume to edit set list slot dialog (Kronos only).
ImprovementAdded Volume column to set lists in PCG window (Kronos only).
ImprovementDynamically resizing of edit program, combi and set list slot dialogs.
ImprovementRedesigned splash screen and about window.
Bug FixPrevented changed program/combi references when pasting inside same file.
Bug FixPrevented crash when selecting multiple banks with only one filled item.
Bug FixOne label not translated in the Edit Single Set List Slot dialog.
Bug FixFixed several texts in different languages (especially Greek).
Bug FixAdded several translators in some translations (sorry Umut Erhan, Jim Dijkstra, Syntey).

Version 2.2.0, released on July 28, 2014

Default Installer

SupportSupport of Kross TR files (made by the official Korg Editor).
LanguageTurkish language added, thanks to Umut Erhan.
ImprovementAdded detune column to combi timbres list (and list generator).
ImprovementAdded set list name to set list slot rows in the set list generator's patch list.
ImprovementSet lists slots are only considered empty when empty AND reference to program I-A000.
ImprovementThe path of the manual is now editable (local file or website location).
Bug FixPrevented crash when Tools menu was opened without loading a PCG file.
Bug FixLink to the manual from the About page now works correct.
Bug FixPatch list in list generator does not show sub types.
Bug FixLists in list generator not having sub types show now empty sub lists.
Bug FixXML patch output list generator sometimes did not show wave sequences correctly.
LinkAdded JimG, RedKross2014 and re-added Joost Wilgehof as tester (sorry Joost).

Version 2.1.0, released on May 5, 2014

Default Installer

SupportAdded support for Korg M1, M1EX, M1R, M1R-EX files (sysex, Sysex Manager, mid format).
SupportAdded support for Korg M3R files (sysex, MID format).
SupportAdded support for Korg 01/W, 01/W FD, 01/W pro, 01/W pro X, 01R/W (sysex/mid/01W/RAW format).
SupportAdded support for Korg T1, T1EX, T2, T2EX, T3, T3EX (sysex/mid format).
SupportAdded support for Korg Z1, Z1EX (sysex/mid format).
SupportAdded support for Korg M1, M1EX, M1R, M1R-EX files (sysex, Sysex Manager, mid format).
SupportAdded support for Korg M1, M1EX, M1R, M1R-EX files (sysex, Sysex Manager, mid format).
FeaturePatch lists can optionally show CRC values (including/excluding name).
ImprovementDifferences list has the option to show patch names.
ImprovementAdded models and types to open file dialog.
ImprovementPatch lists in text format do not have : after program ID anymore.
ImprovementPatch lists do not show favorite column when not supported.
Improvement Patch lists do not show (sub) category column(s) when not supported.
ImprovementSet list descriptions/categories in patch lists do not share same column.
Improvement Category sorting is hidden when categories are not supported.
Bug FixFixed checksum (preventing corrupted files) in Korg Kross PCG files.
Bug FixKorg Kross user program/combi bank are now shown as U bank and treated as User type banks.
Bug FixCSV files handle multi line set list slot descriptions correctly.
Bug FixText input in list generator is disabled when text filter is disabled.
Bug FixCombi Content generator shows programs not present in files (for combi references).
Bug FixDifference list now shows correct difference when name is unequal.
Link Changed links to Kurt Ader Productions and Deuce Entertainment.

Version 2.0.4, released on March 22, 2014

Default Installer

Click Once Installer

Release Notes

ImprovementAdded another type of installation.
ImprovementWhen double clicking a PCG file, the file automatically opens in PCG Tools.
Bug FixFixed editing of categories/sub categories of programs and combis.
LinkFixed translators external links window.
LinkAdded link to AudioKeys and InstallShield.

Version 2.0.0, released on March 22, 2014

Release Notes

SupportAdded support for Korg microStation PCG files.
SupportAdded support for Korg microKORG .syx files.
SupportAdded support for Korg microKORG XL .mkxl_all files.
SupportAdded support for Korg microKORG XL Plus .mkxlp_all files.
SupportAdded support for Korg microKORG XL Plus .mkxlp_prog files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .syx files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .syx with mkP0 chunks files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .MID files with sysex info.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .bnk files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .LIB files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .exl files.
SupportAdded support for Korg MS2000 .prg files.
FeatureVirtual program and combi banks added (Kronos only for now).
ImprovementSet list generator windows has been resizable and rearranged.
ImprovementHide set list generator widgets when unsupported by workstation model.
ImprovementThe file content list does not enable wave seq/drum kit options anymore.
ImprovementItems unsupported/useful in list generator are hidden/shown automatically.
ImprovementPatch lists for text/XML without sub categories look nicer.
ImprovementPatch lists for text/XML without set list slots look nicer.
ImprovementKronos 2.0 PCG files displayed as 2.x (because of OS version 2.1).
ImprovementWidened FileContent list to accomodate all column texts.
ImprovementSave As dialog shows the correct extention type.
ImprovementPrevent selecting another file format in Save As dialog.
Improvement(Some) resizable windows show an icon when resizable.
ImprovementRemember tab index of the Settings window.
Bug FixEnabling of Settings functionality corrected.
Bug FixStatus bar shows number of programs in clipboard correct during pasting.
Bug FixPrevented crash when generating certain lists for initialized PCG files.
Bug FixMaster files fixed for Korg Trinity.
Bug FixUse correct combi sub categories.
Bug FixFixed an issue in the text filter settings of the set list generator.
LanguageGreek language added, thanks to Dadanos.
LanguageImproved several texts in various languages thanks to translators.
LinkAdded link to Sounds of Planet.
LinkAdded link to MIDI-OX.
LinkRemoved unused/obsolete links.

Version 1.9.0, released on January 30, 2014

Release Notes

Bug FixFixed problem of saving Kronos files without setlist content.
LanguageAdded Latin Servian language, thanks to Sa?a Rajak.

Version 1.8.1, released on January 27, 2014

Release Notes

Added Yahoo groups link, removed MailChimp site.
ImprovementChanged PCG Tools home site menu option in Help menu to correct URL.
ImprovementAdded web site in Help/About page.
ImprovementAdded Joost Wilgehof as tester.
Bug FixFixed Save function for certain PCG files.
Bug FixFixed crash for Triton Studio/Rack PCG files in list generator.
Bug FixFixed alignment of lists from list generator from Triton Studio/Rack PCG files.
LinkChanged KorgForums/Website links.
LinkAdded Yahoo groups link (also in main lnks), removed MailChimp site.
LinkAdded robbie50 as donator (sorry for the long miscommunication).
Manual
WebsiteAdded Yahoo groups link, removed MailChimp site.
WebsiteAdded part for sending bug reports.

Version 1.8.0, released on January 25, 2014

Release Notes

Fixed link to Lyana Muziek.
SupportAdded support for Korg Kross.
ImprovementLaunched new website without zipped executable.
ImprovementAdd default directory for generated files in settings menu.
ImprovementIn Timbres window, the width of the assigned clear program text box is dynamic.
ImprovementAdded Korg TR to Korg Triton Classic/Studio/Rack in all related texts.
ImprovementAdded ToString() implementations for support for visually impaired application(s).
ImprovementChanged all 2013 copyright notifications to 2014.
ImprovementAdded Honza (Czech translation) to thanks list.
ImprovementPaul Hirschvogel to thanks list (for testing Kross).
Bug FixIn disk navigation mode in Kronos, set list and slot names are shown correctly.
Bug FixIn Timbres window, the program ID now fit new Kronos program banks.
Bug FixCleaning a Trinity combi does not make PCG Tools crash.
Bug FixKronos and M3 SNG files could not be loaded.
Bug FixPrevented problem when double clicking files containing spaces in folder/file.
Bug FixPrevented crash for Korg Triton Rack PCG files with program/combi Ext H bank.
Bug FixIncreased width of combi programs in PCG window to accomadate full combi name.
LanguageCzech language added, thanks to Honza.
LanguageAdded some strings which were not translated in 1.7.1.
LinkAdded logo/link to KromeHeaven.
LinkFixed text from KronosHaven.
LinkAdded donators Fred Alberni/Farrokh Kouhang to splash screen.
LinkChanged link of band from Mathieu Maes to Deuce entertainment.
Link
Web SiteRemoved the password from the PCG Tools installer zip file.
Web SiteAdded the current version number of PCG Tools on the home page.
Web SiteAdded names to thanks page.

Version 1.7.1, released on April 1, 2013

Release Notes

ImprovementAll sort methods put empty/init patches at the end instead of the beginning.
ImprovementCreated simple website www.mkspace.nl and added link to menu item.
ImprovementCreated a black & blue background color gradient.
Bug FixSorting combis and set list slots does not crash the application.
Bug FixFixed online link to manual in PCG Tools.
Bug FixFixed clipping of the size of the Third Parties External Links window.

Version 1.7.0, released on March 27, 2013

Release Notes

Changed special event into 1050+ users (was 850+).
SupportAdded support for Korg Trinity, Trinity v3, Trinity Solo and TR Rack.
SupportTrinity programs from the M bank can be copied to the S bank and vice versa.
FeatureSort programs, combis and set lists.
ImprovementMove to the next window with F6 and to the previous window with Ctrl+F6.
ImprovementIn A PCG window, in the bank list, the real synthesis engine is shown.
ImprovementWhen copying programs, the real synthesis types are shown in the status bar.
ImprovementWhen copying patches, the workstation model is shown in the status bar.
ImprovementIn a File Content list, the synthesis types are shown for programs.
ImprovementAdded list generator options for text filtering wave sequences and drum kits.
ImprovementShow a message box when a PCG file has been set as Master file.
ImprovementWhen PCG file is master file and is loaded, don't ask to load master file.
ImprovementIncreased with to fit PCG window's column of Triton Drumkits EXB banks.
ImprovementWidened several columns in the Timbre window to accomodate title.
ImprovementIncreased speed of generating a differences list.
Bug FixMaster files fixed for Krome, Tritons and Karma.
Bug FixCorrect (sub) category shown when moving a program up or down.
Bug FixCombi name text filtering was not taken into account in some cases.
Bug FixMaster Files could not be set for single OS version workstation models.
Bug FixFixed differences list for ASCII table output.
Bug FixFixed one menu item alignment in Portuguese.
Bug FixSeveral texts/fragments (like Yes/No) were not translated.
Event
LinkAdded logo/link to Co-Incidental (band of Michel Keijzers).
LinkAdded logo/link to PCGrid from KorganizR, a tool for PCG Files for Kronos.
LinkAdded logo/link to MailChimps.
LinkAdded logo/link to DropBox.
LinkAdded logo/link to Core FTP LE.
LinkAdded logo/link to KarmaLabs.com

Version 1.6.0, released on February 15, 2013

Release Notes

SupportPCG Tools is installable on Windows XP again.
ImprovementDedicated installer making it possible to install at definable location.
ImprovementPCG files are shown in Windows Explorer with the PCG Tools icon.
ImprovementOpening/double clicking a PCG file in Windows Explorer opens it in PCG Tools.
ImprovementFixed Windows icon of PCG Tools.
ImprovementAdded a few more tool tips in the File menu.
ImprovementScreens layout changed due to languages and cleaner layout.
ImprovementChanged copyright notices from 2011-2012 to 2011-2013.
ImprovementSplash screen is now displayed in the center of the screen.
ImprovementNew windows will default be shown on the upper left top (with cascading).
ImprovementPCG Tools will start at same location/dimensions and state as previous time.
ImprovementWhen changing assigned clear program, a message box is shown.
ImprovementWidened the Master files window to prevent the last column being hidden.
ImprovementRemoved word Programs from program banks column in PCG windows.
Bug FixWhen pasting programs, set list slots were not referencing programs correctly.
Bug FixWhen clearing programs, category/sub category were not shown correctly.
Bug FixExit menu was always grayed out.
LanguageSome English terms improved.
LanguageDutch added, thanks to Yuma and Mathieu.
LanguageFrench added, thanks to Francois Rossi.
LanguageGerman added, thanks to ...
LanguagePortuguese language added, thanks to
LanguageSpanish language added, thanks to Bekaw and MarParbl.
LanguageTranslators mentioned in about screen.
LinkExternal links screen for translators.
LinkLogo/link added to Oostendorp Muziek (Music) shop in the Netherlands.
LinkLogo/link added to Yuma.
LinkLogo/link added to Brazilian Korg Forum added.
LinkRemoved logo for TM-Database since the tool is not used.

Version 1.5.0, released on January 24, 2013

Release Notes

SupportAdded support for Korg Krome.
FeatureAdded drum kits in PCG windows (shows ID/names of drum kits per bank) [KorganizR].
FeatureAdded wave Sequences in PCG windows (shows ID/names of wave seqs per bank) [KorganizR].
FeatureAdded wave Sequences in PCG windows (shows ID/names of wave seqs per bank) [KorganizR].
FeatureAdded new list type in set list generator: File Content List showing usage of banks.
FeatureAdded support for multiple languages, new languages will follow soon.
FeatureSplit external links into three different windows.
ImprovementAdded ignore init/empty set list slot items.
ImprovementWhen master file is loaded in PCG Tools, it is only loaded once.
ImprovementAdded number of selected patches in PCG windows.
ImprovementAdded drum kits/wave sequences to command line arguments.
ImprovementDo not show set list in differences list when set lists are not supported.
ImprovementImproved layout of ASCII tables of differences list.
ImprovementSet list descriptions are shown in patch list CSV files.
ImprovementAdded CJ Johansson to thanks list (for testing Krome).
Bug FixMaster file did not show category and sub category names.
Bug FixProgram banks U-AA..U-GG not selectable in command line arguments [KorganizR].
Bug FixAscii table not selectable in command line arguments [KorganizR].
Bug FixFixed layout of filter program banks in set list generator.
TypoFixed typos in command line arguments help [KorganizR].
TypoAdded space in CmbI... or CmbU... in PCG Window when display set list slots.
EventChanged special event into 850+ users.
LinkAdded new logo window for third party software (TM-Database, Assembla).

Version 1.4.0, released on September 1, 2012

Release Notes

When opening a file without PCG content, the file name is shown in the message box.
FeatureShow (sub) categories even for files without a global section by master files.
FeatureShow program names from timbres in combis from the master file if present.
FeatureSet and automatically load master files (optionally in settings file).
ImprovementShow workstation name and PCG/OS version in window title of each PCG and SNG file.
Improvement
ImprovementEnable all set lists in the set list generator also checks the set list check box.
Bug FixPure Triton LE PCG files (with ID 63) reads timbres now correctly.
Bug FixThe last line of an empty PCG file's patch list caused an incomplete header line.
EventChanged special event into 600+ users.
LinkAdded Imprezariat.pl to the external links (Adrian Craig has become a donator).
LinkAdded Basari Studios to the external links.

Version 1.3.1, released on August 6, 2012

Release Notes

Bug FixPCG Files could not be read at all (in version 1.3.0.181).
ManualAll changes/additions updated from version 1.2.1 upto 1.3.1.
ManualAdded history (these texts) and wish list.

Version 1.3.0, released on August 5, 2012

Release Notes

SupportSupport for Korg Kronos OS2.0 generated PCG Files.
SupportSupport for Korg Kronos X generated PCG Files.
ImprovementAdded an Assigned Clear Program for clearing timbres in the Combi Window.
ImprovementAdded favorite column in patch list generation files (ASCII, table, CSV, XML).
ImprovementCorrectly aligned texts of controls in the List Generator, Filter Set Lists group box.
ImprovementKorg Kronos PCG files always shows its OS/PCG number (1.0/1.1, 1.5/1.6 or 2.0).
ImprovementKorg M3 PCG files always shows its OS/PCG number (OS1.x or OS2.0 for expanded version).
ImprovementSwapped Show and Edit menu options in main menu.
ImprovementWhen copying M3 patches, the version of the file is no longer changed (M3 only).
ImprovementAdded Options/Settings menu and redirect PCG windows button.
ImprovementSettings menu unavailable during active copy/paste action.
ImprovementAdded (Kronos) AL-1 Editor to external links.
ImprovementThe workstation model and number of samples used by a SNG file are now shown.
ImprovementRemoved double menu item 'Show Timbres' in Tools menu in main window.
ImprovementSong window size is now also memorized when closed.
Bug FixSong files could not be closed by the File menu, Close sub menu item.
Bug FixWidened program IDs of banks U-AA to U-GG in PCG Window (those were still truncated).
Bug FixM3 patches between V1.x and V2.0 can no longer be cut/copy/pasted.
Bug FixShow correct error when pasting patches between incompatible Korg workstation models.
Bug FixKorg Triton Studio shows correct bank names for combis EXB-A and further.
Bug FixSave last window dimensions of the Combi Window.
Bug FixThe Exit command from the File menu crashed the application in some cases.
EventKorg is going to release a new workstation: the Korg Kronos X.

Version 1.2.1, released on July 1, 2012

Release Notes

ImprovementAutomatically wrap buttons in a PCG window to accomodate small screen sizes.
ImprovementImproved screen layout of a PCG window (stretched windows and visible scroll bars).
ImprovementFile Save As now shows the current file name as default in the Save File dialog.
ImprovementIn the list generator, the output file is not read only anymore.
ImprovementIn the list generator, file related errors are shown.
ImprovementName added to Oasys donators of Korg Kronos voucher codes.
Bug FixWidened program IDs of banks U-AA to U-GG in PCG Window (those were truncated).
Bug FixXSL files are only created in case of XML output is selected.
Bug FixDouble clicking on scroll bar of a PCG window does not display edit window.
Bug FixRemoved column reordering in PCG windows to prevent other problems.
Bug FixAfter saving File As, the new name is shown in the PCG window title.
Bug FixSplash screen is now shown for 5 seconds instead of 0.1.
LinkAdded Music House (Muziekhuis) Lyana to external links.

Version 1.2.0, released on June 25, 2012

Release Notes

ImprovementNew theme/UI look for the complete software (thanks to Vanni).
ImprovementAdded splash screen with a random donator name/logo.
ImprovementNew screen for thanking Oasys donators of Korg Kronos voucher codes.
Bug FixFixed menu items for setting cut/copy/paste settings and exiting cut/copy/paste mode.

Version 1.1.2, released on May 17, 2012

Release Notes

Bug FixFixed problems with cut/copy/paste Kronos (1.5 or later) PCG files.
Bug FixFixed problem with identical patches (from cut/copy/paste settings) between PCG files.

Version 1.1.1, released on May 9, 2012

Release Notes

ImprovementAdded a chapter in the manual for history changes.
Bug FixPrevented copying programs in the clipboard when cutting combinations or set list slots.
Bug FixPrevented wrongly cut combinations and set list slots including references.
LinkAdded Toon Martens Project to the external links window (and manual).
LinkAdded kronos-mw, a French language Kronos site to the external links window (and manual).

Version 1.1.0, released on May 6, 2012

Release Notes

FeatureCut/Paste functionality, renamed copy/paste occurences to cut/copy/paste.
ImprovementChanged text of hints in Cut/Copy/Paste settings.
ImprovementRemoved Copy/Paste Help button and dialog text (not needed now manual is available).
ImprovementAdded Supernatural Heroes to External links window.
Bug FixPrevented crash when clearing combis for workstation not supporting sub categories.
Bug FixFixed keyboard short cut text for Move Up and Move Down commands in menu.

Version 1.0.1, released on April 18, 2012

Release Notes

Bug FixAdded Karo to External links window.
LinkTo prevent issues, move up/down patches only works for single selection.

Version 1.0.0, released on April 10, 2012

Release Notes

FeatureCreated a PDF manual (see www.korgforums.com/support/kronos/Releases/Manual%20PCG%20Tools.pdf).
ImprovementReplaced shortcut keys help page with link to manual.
ImprovementChanged the icon and logo in the about window to the new design (created by Mathieu Maes).
ImprovementAdded people and changes text in the about window.
ImprovementInitial PCG/Song window size reduced to 400x300.
ImprovementDefined minimum sizes for scalable windows to prevent distortion.
ImprovementMore shortcut keys are shown after menu items which already had a shortcut key.
ImprovementWindows can be closed with Ctrl+F4.
ImprovementImproved text of an information copy/paste window.
ImprovementAdded error icon and default caption for several error/warning dialog windows.
ImprovementAll relevant dialog type windows are now centered in the middle of the application.
ImprovementImproved checking for duplicated open files (case insensitive now).
ImprovementShown more timbre parameters for GM programs in combi window.
Bug FixMultiple items can be selected by keyboard in a correct way.
Bug FixAfter moving up/down patches, extending a keyboard selection works correctly.
Bug FixFixed a formatting problem in the table output of the differences list.
Bug FixUsage of return/line feeds in set list descriptions fixed (Kronos only).
Bug FixPrevented crash when double clicking a non combi bank (in certain conditions).
Bug FixFixed typo in the copy/paste Exit warning dialog.
Bug FixPrevented several crashes related to copy/paste between incomplete PCG files.
Bug FixFor a long Combi Content List, filtered program banks are now taken into account.
Bug FixPrevented GM programs being shown in Programs Usage List when Favorite filtering is enabled.
LinkNew external links added to PCGTools@KorgForums, korg.com, Keller12 and Kronoscopie.

Version 0.5.0, released on January 25, 2012

Release Notes

FeatureShow song names of a SNG file.
FeatureShow used samples/sample files of a SNG file.
ImprovementAdded two columns for set list slots: Timbre ID and name where it refers to. (Kronos only).
ImprovementMultiple files can be selected in the open dialog window.
ImprovementA wait cursor is shown while opening/saving files.
ImprovementWhen opening a file that is already opened, the file name is displayed with an info message.
ImprovementPCG file can only be saved if it has been changed (asterix symbol is shown).
ImprovementStatus bar shows active file type (PCG or SNG).
ImprovementStatus bar shows Triton model (i.e. LE, Extreme etc). Copy/Paste Triton in family works.
ImprovementIncreased speed of copy/paste/move up/down and compact functions.
ImprovementPrevented unneccessary warnings of the same file being already opened.

Version 0.4.2, released on January 19, 2012

Release Notes

Bug FixPrevent M3 PCG files showing 'file unavailable' (M3 only).
Bug FixPrevent incorrect moving/compacting/copying of set list slots for OS1.5 update (Kronos only).

Version 0.4.1, released on January 15, 2012

Release Notes

ImprovementWindows are opened at the same size as when closed the previous time.
ImprovementUpdates status bar with PCG info from a focused PCG window/combi window.
Bug FixPrevent crash when combi banks selected in PCG window when I-A is not present (Kronos only).
Bug FixPrevent crash/corrupt file for OS1.5 PCG files after moving/compacting patches (Kronos only).
Bug FixPrevent crash when opening complete but not filled PCG files (Kronos only).

Version 0.4.0, released on January 5, 2012

Release Notes

FeatureAdded a donation button (please consider if you think this app is useful).
FeatureTimbres list for managing timbres inside a combi.
FeatureTimbres can be moved up and down inside a combi (without affecting sound).
FeatureTimbres can be cleared.
FeatureSet list name can be changed in an edit window in the PCG window (Kronos only).
ImprovementSet list name is shown in the bank list view in the PCG window (Kronos only).
ImprovementWhen combis are cleared, timbres are cleared (several parameters are cleared).
ImprovementCompacting patches can only be performed when at least 2 patches have been selected.
Bug FixFixed unfilled columns for GM/unpresent timbres in long combi content list.
Bug FixDirty flag was not reset after saving/saving as command.
EventRemoved special event icon.

Version 0.3.0, released on December 30, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureLong combi content list generation with important parameters of the used timbres.
FeatureCompact patches, i.e. move the empty patches downwards.
FeatureKeyboard shortcut key html file added in Help menu.
ImprovementThe dirty flag now works correct (before it sometimes was shown without a real change).
ImprovementWhen no patches are pasted, a message box is shown with possible reasons.
ImprovementAdded and changed some keyboard shortcuts.
Bug FixPrevent a crash for trying to edit a program/combi from a PCG file without Global chunk.
Bug FixThe status bar does not show the model including " OS" if no OS version is displayed.
Bug FixPasting of multiple selected patches did not work (correctly).
Bug FixCleaned up footer line for compact combi content list.
Bug FixPrevent crash for OS1.5 combi content list generation using GM programs.
EventChanged the Christmass ball into a Fireworks symbol.

Version 0.2.9, released on December 17, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureSupport for user banks U-AA to U-GG (Kronos only).
ImprovementClearing a program or combi also removes the favorite setting (Kronos only).
ImprovementAdded OS version in status bar (for Kronos OS1.5 only).
ImprovementAdded descriptional text with short combi content lists.
ImprovementAdded copyright symbol in title and copyright mark in each source file.
ImprovementShow About box and External Links window in taskbar, for easier nvavigating if unfocussed.
Bug FixTrinity MOSS/Z1 files froze the app, changed into a more clear error message.
Bug FixPatch list ASCII table substitute new lines for \ characters preventing disrupted columns.
LinkAdded external link window (removed from about window).
LinkAdded more external links (Kid Nepro, Dreamland Studio and Onksor).
SpecialChristmass ball icon (will be removed in a next update).

Version 0.2.8, released on November 27, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureShow favorite column for program/combis in PCG Window (Kronos only).
FeatureMark/Unmark programs/combis as favorite (in edit screen, menu and toolbar, Kronos only).
FeatureChange categories and sub categories (depending on model) in edit screen.
ImprovementUse favorite setting as filter for generating all type of lists (Kronos only).

Version 0.2.7, released on November 21, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureCreate instrument definition files for Cubase.
ImprovementCreate all generatable lists in ASCII table format.
ImprovementGenerate a new kind of Combi Content list (showing timbres by index).
ImprovementSet list slots can be cleared.
ImprovementCopy/Paste mode has a Recall button to recall the copied copy clipboard.
ImprovementAdded link to KronosHaven.com in the about box (new news site/forum for Korg Kronos).
Bug FixEnables the Copy and other buttons and disables Exit button when clipboard is empty.
Bug FixRemoved unused toolbar icon (arrow down).
LinkAdded link to Robert Rosen's site (keyboardist/repair/patches).

Version 0.2.6, released on November 2, 2011

Release Notes

SupportSupport for (U-)AA- to (U-)GG banks, added with OS update 1.5 (Kronos only and UNTESTED!).
ImprovementPatch List shows categories/sub categories (both Text, CSV and XML file format).
ImprovementPatch List can be sorted by category.
ImprovementPatch List output for CSV and XML slightly improved (and a bit changed).
ImprovementPossibility to use new line characters in a set list slot description (Kronos only).
ImprovementNumber of characters for patch names/descriptions is shown in the edit screen.
Bug FixPrevented crash when copying set lists slots using combis from U- A..U-G; Kronos only.
Bug FixPrevented strange symbols for (sub) categories when loading PCGs without Global chunk.

Version 0.2.5, released on October 12, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureShowing categories and sub categories for patches in GUI.
FeatureClear selected program(s) or bank(s).
ImprovementCreation of XSL files for output generation in XML.
ImprovementRemoved Set Lists radio button if not supported by model.
ImprovementRemoved 'Content Type' column and 'Description' column from list views if not filled.
Bug FixPrevented crash for program usage/combi content list generator for Karma PCGs.
Bug FixRemoved possibility to copy programs/combis between a Korg Triton PCG and Korg Karma PCG.
Bug FixEdit window has an icon now to prevent being unnoticed when unfocused.

Version 0.2.4, released on October 6, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureCopy programs inside a PCG or to another PCG.
FeatureCopy combis inside a PCG or to another PCG while copying the used programs together.
FeatureCopy set list slots inside a PCG or to another PCG while copying the used programs and combis together.
ImprovementCommands in windows depend on selection of bank/patch selection list view.
ImprovementAdded column in banks for content type (Program bank shows Sampled/Modeled programs).
ImprovementAdded column in patches for Description (showing set list slot descriptions).
ImprovementDouble clicking a single patch shows the Edit window.
ImprovementThe short cut for the edit button is Alt-E (and had to remove the Edit menu short cut).
ImprovementAll banks/set lists are shown, also empty ones (useful for copy/paste functionality).
Bug FixPrevented some crashes related to the menu.
Bug FixRemoved maximizing a PCG window when double clicking on the title bar.
Bug FixPrevented crash when loading a PCG without program, combi and set list slot data.
Bug FixPrevented crash when closing changed file after message box.
Bug FixOwner set correctly for message boxes; added icon for set list generator.

Version 0.2.3, released on September 24, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureOpen multiple PCG files at the same time.
FeatureAdded Status bar showing the amount of programs, combis and set list slots and banks in the PCG.
FeatureAdded Status bar field showing the Korg model type of the loaded PCG.
FeatureAdded Revert to Saved menu option (undo changes).
ImprovementReplaced Combo box for bank/set list selection by list view.
ImprovementMoved Label with loaded PCG file name flag to the title bar.
ImprovementAdded dirty flag (meaning PCG file has changed) as * to the title bar.
ImprovementAdded warning when closing the app or close a changed PCG.
ImprovementAdded Move Up and Move Down to Actions menu.
ImprovementChanged the default list generator sort order from alphabetical to type/bank/index.

Version 0.2.2, released on September 12, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureSelect multiple programs, combis, set list slots for moving up/down.
ImprovementAdded menu and moved buttons to menu.
ImprovementAdded About window.
ImprovementShow set lists that have changed names or with non default set list slots (-> I-A000).
ImprovementChanged warning text for Differences List.
Bug FixFixed exception in Differences list with 'To' option in set lists filtering.
Bug FixFixed Initial Programs radio button selected when only set lists contained in PCG.

Version 0.2.1, released on September 10, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureMoving programs, combis, set list slots up and down with automatic reference updating.
SupportSupport for Korg Triton (Classic), Triton Rack, Triton Le, Triton Le88, Triton Studio, Triton TR 61/76/88.
SupportSupport for Korg Karma.

Version 0.2.0, released on September 3, 2011

FeatureShow banks with programs, combis and set list slots on GUI.
FeatureAbility to change names of Programs, Combis and Set List Slots.
FeatureAbility to change descriptions of Set List Slots.
ImprovementChanged text "Kronos PCG File Name" to "PCG File Name.
Bug FixDefault settings/enabling of UI checkboxes for filtering on text.

Version 0.1.6, released on August 18, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureAdded differences List.
ImprovementChanged parameters in command line interface.

Version 0.1.5, released on August 14, 2011

Release Notes

FeatureAll lists can be generated in XML format.
ImprovementOutput file can be set (and opened by connected application).
ImprovementScreen layout changed.
Bug FixCSV File format improved (can handle commas in names of patches).
Bug FixIf the PCG file cannot be read, the app does not crash but gives a message box.

Version 0.1.4, released on August 10, 2011

Release Notes

SupportSupport for Korg M50 PCG files.
SupportSupport for Korg M3 PCG files.
ImprovementWait cursor while generating lists.
Improvement(Much) Faster Combi Content List generation.

Version 0.1.2, released on 30 July, 2011

Release Notes

SupportSupport for any kind of Korg Kronos PCG files.
SupportSupport for any kind of Korg Oasys PCG files.
ImprovementAdded check for unsupported PCG file.
ImprovementIn list generation window, empty/init banks or setlists are disabled.
Bug FixIn the program usage list, muted timbres were taken into account.
Bug FixIn the file selection dialog, the 'All' files options did not work.

Version 0.1.1, released on 1 July, 2011

Release Notes

TypeDescription
AllInitial version