1. News
  2. »
  3. Virtual Instruments
  4. »
  5. Native Instruments

Native Instruments updates Kontakt and Kontakt Player to v5.6.8

Native Instruments

Native Instruments has updated Kontakt and Kontakt Player to v5.6.8.

The update links the Add/Authorize Library buttons to Native Access, simplifying installation and authorization. As part of this change, all 3rd Party Kontakt Player Libraries can now be managed from within Native Access.

5.6.8 also fixes bugs and adds one minor KSP feature related to tables and the XY pad.

Changes:

  • Added: New KSP built-in variable ($NI_CONTROL_PAR_IDX) returns the index of the element triggering a UI callback; applies to tables and the XY Pad.
  • Changed: Add & Activate Library buttons now launch Native Access which now also supports 3rd party Libraries.
  • Fixed: The frame rate would drop significantly if multiple waveform displays were used on a KSP UI.
  • Fixed: The Missing Samples dialog would always suggest the default user folder instead of the folder the NKIs are in.
  • Fixed: Crash when switching to Mini View under circumstances.
  • Fixed: Using get_control_par () with $CONTROL_PAR_ALLOW_AUTOMATION now returns the correct value instead of always 0.
  • Fixed: Certain Bank properties would be discarded when re-saving NKSNs.
  • Known Issue: The documentation is not up to date.
Discussion

Discussion

Discussion: Active

Please log in to join the discussion

News & Deals Related To This Item

Native Instruments and Dinamo release limited-edition Maschine MK3
28 Jun 2021
#KVRDeal Expired Native Instruments Summer of Sound Sales Special
01 Jun 2021
Native Instruments releases Action Strings 2 in collaboration with Sonuscore
11 May 2021
Beatport, Beatsource and NI bring Link streaming technology for DJs to Traktor Pro 3
06 May 2021
Native Instruments releases Melted Vibes Play Series Instrument
30 Apr 2021
Native Instruments and iZotope join forces under new music and audio creator group
11 Mar 2021
Native Instruments announces new investment partnership with Francisco Partners
21 Jan 2021
Native Instruments releases Komplete 13 including Guitar Rig 6 Pro, Cremona Quartet, Maschine 2.12
02 Oct 2020
Native Instruments announces Komplete 13 with Guitar Rig 6 Pro
01 Sep 2020
Management Shakeup at Native Instruments: Changing roles for Daniel Haver and Mate Galic
12 Aug 2020
Native Instruments updates Massive X to v1.3
20 May 2020
Native Instruments gives away Analog Dreams for free
20 Mar 2020
Native Instruments and Galaxy Instruments release Mysteria - Cinematic Vocal Instrument for Kontakt Player
14 Feb 2020
Native Instruments releases Raum - Free Reverb Plug-in
16 Dec 2019
Native Instruments updates Massive X to v1.1
01 Nov 2019
Native Instruments releases Chromatic Fire sound pack – free to Maschine users
10 Sep 2019
Native Instruments issues official statement regarding the state of its business
06 Sep 2019
Native Instruments celebrates ten years of Maschine with Flame Orange Maschine Mk3
19 Aug 2019
Native Instruments releases Massive X
28 Jun 2019
Other Related News
Congratulations to the winner of the KVR March Giveaway
15 Apr 2021
#KVRDeal (until Sunday, August 15, 2021) Bunker Samples Summer Sale: Up To 50 % Off
22 Jul 2021
Soundiron releases Canjo: A Twist On Classic Americana
21 Jul 2021
Rast Sound releases Cinescapes Pro 2 for Kontakt with intro offer
21 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, July 31, 2021) Observant Sound Summer Sale - 40% Off
20 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Sunday, August 15, 2021) Sonus Dept. libraries up to 60% off on Loot Audio
16 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, July 31, 2021) Bela D Media Buy 1 Get 1 Free Sale
16 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal Expired Sound Yeti Collison FX 60% Off - Exclusive to T+S
15 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, August 14, 2021) Resomonics Summer Sale - 50% Off
15 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal Expired Sonic Cat Special Offer: 50% Off Until 26th July
14 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, July 31, 2021) Nocturne Baby Grand Piano for Kontakt 50% Off Until 31 July
12 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal Expired Impact Soundworks Summer Sale: Up to 50% off All Virtual Instruments and Plugins
12 Jul 2021
Premier Sound Factory releases "Cembalo Harpsichord Premier G" and free "Hellotron Premier G" for Kontakt
12 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, July 31, 2021) Aaron Venture Summer Promotions on Infinite Brass and Infinite Woodwinds
12 Jul 2021
Rast Sound releases 'Contemporary Colours' for Kontakt with intro offer
11 Jul 2021
Triple Spiral Audio releases Dreamcatcher - Celeste library for Kontakt 6
09 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal Expired ISW Orchestral Bundle 83% off exclusively at T+S
09 Jul 2021
#KVRDeal (until Saturday, July 31, 2021) 8Dio Silka, Equinox and Legion Series Sale
08 Jul 2021
VGTrumpet releases "VG Jazz Bass Clarinet" for Kontakt
07 Jul 2021
Soundiron releases Ancient Greek Winds for Kontakt with Intro Offer
06 Jul 2021
Ultimate MIDI Plugin updates Ultimate Kontakt Library Manager to v1.2.5
02 Jul 2021

Show more...