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#605185 - 07/04/20 05:12 PM [Band-in-a-Box VST/AU and Pro Tools/AAX DAW Plugin (Mac)] Plugin Wishlist Request
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I've created a wishlist request for the plugin to maintain a log of green and yellow pop-up messages. You can read more +++ HERE +++ and add your support if you like the idea.

I placed the wishlist request in the Other Programs forum section because the plugin does not presently have a wishlist section.
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#651510 - 04/14/21 12:38 PM [Band-in-a-Box VST/AU and Pro Tools/AAX DAW Plugin (Mac)] Re: Plugin Wishlist Request [Re: Jim Fogle]
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Your link didn't post with your message here.

I second your suggestion for a log file, so I've sent it to the dev team. It would definitely be useful.
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#651521 - 04/14/21 03:24 PM [Band-in-a-Box VST/AU and Pro Tools/AAX DAW Plugin (Mac)] Re: Plugin Wishlist Request [Re: Jim Fogle]
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I received word from the Development team about this - there already is a log file created in your bb\Data folder that would be called bbw4_64exe_FlashMessageLog.txt (or bbw4_32exe_FlashMessageLog.txt for 32-bit plugins). I've subsequently changed my request to see if they can add in a shortcut button somewhere in the plugin.
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#651680 - 04/15/21 12:56 PM [Band-in-a-Box VST/AU and Pro Tools/AAX DAW Plugin (Mac)] Re: Plugin Wishlist Request [Re: Jim Fogle]
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Simon,

Thanks for the update. A button inside the plugin to locate and display the plugin log is a great idea.

Something very strange has happened. I can no longer find the other message, it's disappeared.
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