OpenMPT Logo OpenMPT 1.27 - Release Notes

It's been a while since the last major feature update (version, and we have been working on a bunch of great new features for this new version. This document should give a rough overview about the greatest changes in OpenMPT 1.27.

What's new?


Pattern Editor

Plugin VU meters


Sample / Instrument Editor

Revised Tuning Editor


A couple of playback behaviours have been changed and improved:

File Format Support

There's more...

For a detailed description of what has changed, check History.txt. If you are new to OpenMPT, be sure to read the manual as well.

Known Issues

This list has mostly been copied over from the old OpenMPT 1.17 RC2 release notes, so this not very comprehensive... :-)

Known issues regarding specific VST plugins can be found in the manual.


Helpful bug reports, new ideas and brave volunteers to test early development builds or contribute to the code are more than welcome!
Our issue tracker is located at and can be used to report bugs and feature requests.
You can also meet us at the ModPlug Central forums: