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The download above includes the latest version of vMix, vMix Social, vMix Title Designer and vMix Desktop Capture all in the one setup program.
vMix is a Windows based software only. If you are using a Mac, click the following link for more information: "Can vMix run on a Mac?".
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vMix includes some open source libraries. Details of some these libraries and applicable source code are available here.

Release Notes

Release Notes for vMix 20 - 5 September 2017

Click here for a changelog of updates since vMix 20 was released

Outputs

  • Two additional independent outputs for vMix Call, Replay and NDI (Pro and 4K editions only)
  • Second recorder with an independent recording format that can be assigned to one of the 4 outputs. (Pro and 4K editions only)

Production Clocks

  • New Dual Production Clock can now be enabled from Settings -> Options
  • Each of the clocks can display either the current time, recording duration, streaming duration or a countdown to an event
  • Clock display can also be added as an input which can be assigned to the MultiView Output
  • Clock input can also be enabled as an NDI source on the network, providing a mobile clock that can be displayed anywhere using the free NDI tools!

vMix Call

  • Audio and Video sources sent to guests can now be changed independently at any time from the right click menu
  • All vMix editions including Basic HD can now connect to a remote vMix Call running HD or higher
  • New Low Latency option added. This can be used on reliable, high bandwidth point to point connections where the lowest possible delay is required

Audio

  • New Channel Matrix option available for every input that supports audio
  • Provides a 8x16 channel audio router to every input that can be assigned to any of the audio output buses in any combination
  • Live audio meters added to each channel in the Input Channel Mixer

Streaming

  • Improved streaming settings layout
  • Each of the 3 destinations now supports independent bitrate and resolution settings
  • Hardware Encoder can also be controlled independently on each stream to assist with systems where GeForce cards only support 2 encoders at a time

PTZ

  • Added new Visca Over IP support to connect to newer Sony SRG series cameras in addition to the new IP model from Lumens

Titles

  • Added support for controlling NewBlue Titler Live 3.0 via NDI
  • Supports commands such as AnimateIn, AnimateOut which can be accessed from the Input right click menu or assigned to controllers using the new shortcut function NDICommand
  • Supports live editing of Titler Live templates from within the vMix Title Editor and Web Controller, with the ability to assign data sources as well
  • vMix now includes the vMix Title Pack for free! This includes 36 additional templates including scoreboards and lower thirds.

Other

  • Added support for X-keys XK-68 Jog/Shuttle controller
  • Improved CPU usage when streaming, particularly with 4K
  • Improved performance with 4K Magewell capture cards
  • New TCP API for embedded devices. See Developer Information in the help for more information.

Release Notes for vMix 19 - 24 March 2017

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vMix Call

  • Add up to 8 remote guests to vMix quickly and easily with HD video and high quality full duplex audio.
  • vMix Call requires a copy of vMix HD (1 Guest), vMix 4K (2 Guests) or vMix Pro (8 Guests)
  • Each guest includes Automatic Mix minus for hassle free audio.
  • For more information see http://www.vmix.com/callhelp/

Inputs

  • Increased MultiView overlays from 5 to 10
  • Added checkbox to show/hide individual overlays
  • Drag/drop MultiView overlay numbers to change the render order (z order)
  • Added template to show 9 overlays on screen at the same time
  • Undo button added for acidentally closed inputs
  • Added number boxes to cropping sliders
  • Webcams will now default to MJPG which provides smoother frame rates at HD resolutions
  • Added support for RTSP streams containing LATM AAC audio such as the Matrox Monarch HD

Shortcuts

PTZ

  • Added CGI PTZ support for the Sony SRG-360 series

Virtual Sets

  • Added 36 new MultiView Virtual Set templates for vMix Call
  • Zoom previews will now update when changing layers. This is handy when building a custom set using the included Blank template.
  • Added ability to drag and shift-zoom to set positions in the Zoom Editor window

MultiCorder

  • Added automatic resume support to MultiCorder
  • If a source changes resolution or is reset, MultiCorder will restart recording automatically

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed Key/Fill not working independently with virtual inputs
  • Fixed some inputs not updating correctly when anti-aliasing is enabled
  • Fixed NDI showing very low resolution when anti-aliasing is enabled
  • Fixed NDI thumbnails not updating in some cases
  • Improved error messages when Decklink card does not support the selected format (such as 1080p50/60 on older cards)

Release Notes for vMix 18 - 29 November 2016

Feature Highlights

  • Data Sources - link live data from Excel, CSV, Google Sheets, RSS, Text and XML to Titles within vMix
  • Activators - activate lights, button LEDs and motorised faders on support MIDI and X-Keys controllers in response to changes in vMix.
  • List Input - new dockable interface for the List input allows quick and easy control over multiple video and audio files in a single input.
  • Instant Replay - new features added to Instant Replay include 8 Event tabs, up from four, 3 digit ID codes assigned to each event and the order events irrespective of timecode.
  • Magewell Pro Capture SDK - Full support added which enables lower latency and multi-channel audio support from Magewell Pro Capture series cards.
  • NDI - Reduced CPU usage across the board allows for more NDI inputs to be used at the same time.

User Interface

  • Web Browser input now supports keyboard control through right click menu option.
  • Custom title templates recently added will now be displayed along with a thumbnail preview from the Add Input > Title > Recent tab.

Audio

  • Ability to assign separate audio channels to Recording, Stream and External Output independently
  • Choose from Master, A, B or combinations of MA or MAB for 4 and 6 channel configurations
  • Independently record a master WAV file alongside each recording containing all channels selected channels
  • EmbeddedAllChannels dropdown option enables multi channel audio support for AJA, Magewell and Blackmagic capture cards

Streaming

  • hitbox.tv streaming destination added
  • High profile dropdown option added to Streaming Quality settings

Shortcuts / API

Release Notes for vMix 17 - 10 April 2016

Feature Highlights

  • NDI - Network Device Interface support. See the NDI page for more information.
  • PTZ support for Web Enabled Panasonic, Sony and PTZ Optics cameras. Click here for supported camera information.
  • Web Browser input. Easily add web pages as inputs including sites with video and audio content.

User Interface

  • Categories now appear as tabs above the inputs row. Labels can be added by right clicking any category button.
  • Audio Mixer and Replay tabs now also appear above the inputs row
  • Substantial performance improvements when using a large number of inputs (50+)

Audio

  • New improved Audio Meters with large dynamic range (0 to -90db)
  • dB peak levels are now displayed by moving the mouse over a meter
  • Full Pre and Post audio meters including DB labels are available in the Audio Settings for each input
  • Audio Settings can be kept open for multiple inputs at a time for easy monitoring
  • New "Channel Mixer" added to every audio input allowing separate mixing of all input channels into the final 2 Channel Mix.
  • New Headphones volume level for every input, so that some sources can be removed from headphones without affecting Stream or Recording

Desktop Capture

  • Brand new vMix Desktop Capture utilising NDI
  • Supports game capture on Windows 8.1 and higher systems and 60fps support
  • Local desktop capture moved to dedicated tab under Add Input -> NDI / Desktop Capture
  • Local desktop capture uses GPU acceleration to provide full frame rate capture with minimal system resources

Presets

  • Streaming settings and Output Format are now both saved in Presets
  • When loading a preset with different resolution or frame rate, user will be prompted to confirm the changes

Inputs

  • Added support for GIF animations via the Video Input
  • Added new Chroma Key presets to enable better initial quality without needing to adjust sliders
  • Image Input will now automatically adjust aspect ratio for files that do not match either 4:3 or 16:9.
  • Improved support for IP cameras with RTSP streaming, including support for more AAC audio formats.

External Output

  • Improved output performance with Blackmagic devices

Effects

  • Added reverse variations of transition effects

Controllers

  • Gamepad and Joystick support added

Shortcuts / API

  • Updated API XML with audio meter levels and Fullscreen info
  • Added support for more than 100 inputs
  • Added functions for NDI and PTZ control

Triggers

  • Added support for Value when using Triggers
  • Added support for triggering using audio levels

Streaming

  • Added YouTube streaming provider
  • Added StreamShark streaming provider
  • Added Wowza Cloud streaming provider
  • vMix output resolution will now match the current streaming profile by default.
  • Added x264 preset options to Streaming Quality settings

Instant Replay

  • Added support for External 2 as a camera source in Instant Replay, in addition to Output
  • Added support for NDI sources

Recording

  • Added support for hardware accelerated HEVC / H265 recordings (where supported by graphics card)
  • Added H264 Main and High profiles to MP4 recording

Release Notes for vMix 16 - 1 September 2015

Download vMix 16 Download vMix Desktop Capture for vMix 16 (Windows) Download vMix Desktop Capture for vMix 16 (Mac)

Feature Highlights

  • MIDI Controller Support
  • ASIO Input and Output Devices Support
  • Scripting support
  • New Audio Effects including Noise Gate and 10 Band EQ
  • Support for Tally Light kits from Tally-Lights and Metasetz
  • Twitch, DaCast, StreamSpot and StreamingChurch.tv added to Streaming destinations

Audio

  • ASIO Input and Output Support
  •  Improved audio processing quality
  • New Noise Gate effect
  • New 10 Band Equalizer
  • Audio Meter added to Audio Settings with effect toggle checkboxes to compare before and after levels
  • SetBalance and SetGain shortcuts added

Recording

  • New FFMPEG recording option with support for MOV, MP4, H264, VC-3 and more!
  • MOV recordings default to non-indexed which means partial files can be played back, but may not be compatible with some players
  • Log files now saved to separate directory for easy management
  • MultiCorder now supports MP4 and FFMPEG

Streaming

  • Integrated support for Twitch, DaCast, StreamSpot and StreamingChurch.tv added
  • Add Input -> Flash toggle box added to support additional remote RTMP stream types

Controllers

  • MIDI Input support, use any MIDI device to control an unlimited number of functions
  • Support for MIDI fader controls to control audio or even the T-Bar!
  • X-Keys button support for most models
  • ShuttlePROv2 buttons can now be used to control any function in vMix, even if Replay is not being used
  • Mouse scroll wheel can now be used to scroll input rows (while mouse hovers over Inputs area)

Shortcuts

  • New Function lookup box makes it easy to find functions organised by category
  • New "Find ..." button allows you to push a button or control from any supported device (Keyboard, MIDI, X-Keys, vMix Control Surface) to assign it automatically
  • New Templates interface, allows easy visualisation of Keyboard, ShuttlePRO and Novation LaunchControlXL button assignments on screen, or as a printable graphic
  • Improved Edit Shortcut window that hides options unrelated to a particular shortcut and provides function specific captions and hints
  • MoveInput added
  • Shortcuts can now optionally be assigned by Number instead of moving with a particular input.

Scripting

  • New scripting support in 4K and PRO editions
  • Write your own code and attach it to a shortcut or trigger
  • Code can be created as either VB.NET code or as a text list of API functions
  • Scripts can be called from the API (handy for bulk commands)
  • API now supports HTTP POST
  • API now supports selecting inputs by Name e.g Input=myvideo.mp4

External Output / MultiView

  • Support added for Bluefish output capable cards
  • New MultiView layouts added including Quad View and Preview/Program + 12 Inputs

Inputs

  • Add Input button now includes a quick access menu to easily add recent files
  • Right click menu added to all inputs to "Create Virtual Input"
  • Create Virtual Input now duplicates the settings from the source input

Replay

  • Higher bitrate options added
  • Replay shortcuts now accept values greater than 30 seconds (up to 10 minutes)
  • New switch direction button added to replay interface
  • New Jump To Now button added to replay interface and shortcuts, will stop live and jump to most recent frame automatically
  • ReplayMarkInRecordedNow shortcut jumps to now and marks in, ready to scroll back and select mark out point
  • Live previews now show in Replay A + B when in Live mode, can be disabled in settings
  • ReplayMarkCancel shortcut
  • ReplaySetDirectionForward, ReplaySetDirectionBackward shortcuts

Triggers

  • OnOverlayIn and OnOverlayOut triggers now available
  • Added trigger watchdog to watch for loops and throttle automatically

Tally Lights

Effects

  • New Merge effect animates all inputs that are both in the Preview and Output
  • Use the Merge effect to create animations between inputs or create multiple zoom inputs for a single camera and smoothly transition to each

Desktop Capture

  • Performance of "Capture Hidden Window" vastly improved. Allows capturing up to 60fps from any window on the same PC.
  • Fixed issues with desktop capture aspect ratio

Fixes

  • Fixed some issues with importing and exporting presets across computers in different language regions
  • Fixed title sorting in Add Input -> Title
  • Fixed bug with Key/Fill where using some graphics cards would lead to opaque elements becoming semi-transparent.
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