Portable Cockos REAPER 5.78 (x64)




REAPER is a powerful but sensible Windows application that lets you record, arrange, edit, and render multi-track waveform audio. It provides an extensive set of features, but is a very small and lightweight application. REAPER supports ASIO, Kernel Streaming, WaveOut, and DirectSound for playback and recording. It reads WAV, OGG, and MP3 files, and records WAV files. You can arrange any number of items in any number of tracks and use audio processing plug-ins (DirectX and Jesusonic). REAPER also supports volume, pan controls and envelopes per track, multi-layer undo/redo, and user creatable color themes.

Basic features:
– Portable – supports running from USB keys or other removable media
– 64 bit audio engine
– Excellent low-latency performance
– Multiprocessor capable
– Direct multi-track recording to many formats including WAV/BWF/W64, AIFF, WavPack, FLAC, OGG, and MIDI.
– Extremely flexible routing
– Fast, tool-less editing
– Supports a wide range of hardware (nearly any audio interface, outboard hardware, many control surfaces)
– Support for VST, VSTi, DX, DXi effects
– ReaPlugs: high quality 64 bit effect suite
– Tightly coded – installer is just over 2MB

Editing features:
– Tool-less mouse interface — spend less time clicking
– Drag and drop files to instantly import them into a project
– Support for mixing any combination of file type/samplerate/bit depth on each track
– Easily split, move, and resize items
– Each item has easily manipulated fades and volume
– Tab to transient support
– Configurable and editable automatic crossfading of overlapping items
– Per-item pitch shift and time stretch
– Arbitrary item grouping
– Markers and envelopes can be moved in logical sync with editing operations
– Ripple editing – moving/deletion of items can optionally affect later items
– Multiple tempos and time signatures per project
– Ability to define and edit project via regions
– Automation envelopes

What’s NEW:


  • add support for assigning shortcuts to insert specific FX or FX chains
  • optionally show assigned shortcuts in the Add FX dialog (Options/Show in FX list)
  • fix bypass automation issues on plug-ins that use PDC
  • fix updating bypass checkbox in floating window when bypassed from FX chain window


  • add options for displaying CC lanes in arrange view: no lanes, first lane visible in MIDI editor, one combined lane, or multiple lanes
  • draw thinner arrange view notes/CC, lighter CC shading, avoid drawing overlapping PC/sysex
  • preserve notation data when exploding items by pitch or channel
  • add themeable fill mode for chased MIDI CC data in arrange view

Arrange view

  • highlight the track with horizontal move guides when moving media items
  • show move guides when dragging media into the project

Automation items

  • add action to convert all project automation to automation items
  • delete selected automation items when deleting media items
  • split selected automation items when splitting media items


  • when moving or copying an unpooled automation item to a mute envelope, convert all points to square shape
  • fix “delete clef” menu action


  • improve UI for adding/removing VST plug-in search paths


  • fix automation of knob-based controls


  • fix grid drawing inaccuracy when zoomed in and grid set to triplets