Release Notes 2.53 - Helix

Released 3/1/18

Bug Fixes

  • External Amp commands could not be transmitted when changing snapshots – FIXED
  • In rare cases, Helix Rack could freeze when updating Helix Control – FIXED
  • In some cases, an External Amp command (Tip only) could change the internal expression pedal from EXP 1 to EXP 2 (or vice versa) on Helix LT – FIXED
  • In some cases, attempting to swap footswitch assignments when one switch was unassigned could cause Helix to freeze – FIXED
  • Other bug fixes and optimizations

Known Issues

  • In rare cases, a crash can occur when creating an Input or Output in HX Edit (moving split/join to B path) while having a None block selected
  • In rare cases, PC messages are sent after Instant Commands on preset load, resulting in perceived delayed response by the device receiving MIDI
  • Shuriken Variax bank names will not appear in firmware until Helix is connected to a Mac/PC and Workbench HD is launched
  • In rare cases, pitch artifacts may be heard on selected delay blocks when the Time parameter is set to Note Sync values higher than 1/2 Triplet