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Old 05-08-2017, 06:54 AM   #1
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Default Refresh media item after external editor processing (audio)

Dear colleagues,

I am having the following issue:
1. Select an audio item
2. Right-click and "open in external editor"
3. I change the audio in other application and save it. The filename stays the same.
4. Back to Reaper, I toggle the online / offline state of the media. Until recently this updated the item with the newly edited version. Now it does not anymore - the audio stays the same as before, like it were still cached somewere else.

The only thing that helps, is making a duplicate of the file and select it as new item source (item properties - "select new file").

I would be very happy if someone could tell me what I am doing wrong.

Thanks to everyone in advance,

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Old 05-08-2017, 10:35 AM   #2
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I do the same workflow only with the addition of rebuilding peaks for the selected item.
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