Archive for the ‘MWAV’ Category

Updated Microwave I/II and Blofeld Editors

Monday, December 18th, 2023

GOFTER-1.6.005, MWAV-5.8.024 and MW2E-5.8.024.

Due to problems with the update process from within the applications, the latest versions can be downloaded as disc images from the website. Check the md5 hash for security concerns.

MWAV/MW2E version 5.8.19

Tuesday, January 31st, 2023

The new versions have the following features/bug fixes:

  • Improved wave control table editor for editing waves
  • Remember Upaw values from last session

Unfortunately, the robot wavetable generation in MWAV does not work on macOS 13 Ventura, but I hope that Apple will fix the bug in the Text To Speech engine soon. 

MWAV/MW2E version 5.8.1

Thursday, December 16th, 2021

New versions of Microwave Editors have been released.


– New quick edit sheet for sound name and category in the sound vault
– Support sort by category by hacking unused “reserved” parameter 35

MWAV/MW2E Versions 5.7.10

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

New feature: A palette (Sound Program Vault) for organizing sound patches has been added to the main interface.
Single sounds as well as whole sound sets can be imported via drag&drop and copied to an opened library.

MWAV/MW2E Versions 5.7.4

Saturday, January 6th, 2018

Happy New Year!
Version Updates for Microwave and Microwave II/XT Editors are available:


  • Pull-down menus for filter and amplitude envelope macros
  • Presets pull-down menu for user tuning tables
  • Presets pull-down menu for user velocity tables


  • Pull-down menus for filter and amplitude envelope macros

MWAV Version 5.7.3

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Bug fixes: Volume modifiers amount range [-7..+7] is now correct. And also Volume modifier source action was wired wrong.

General Version Update

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

All editors have been updated to 64-bit only versions for MacOS X 10.7 (Lion) up to 10.11 (El Capitan) and can be installed from within each application by selecting the “Check for Updates”-menu item.

Legacy 32-bit versions for Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) are available as separate downloads from the website.

MWAV/MW2E Version 5.6.6

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Updated versions of editors available for Microwave I and II/XT

  • Sound program window after request is only opened when AutoEdit checkbox is on
  • Export either selected or all sound patches (as individual files) from current library
  • Editing phonemes for robot wavetables (MWAV only; still experimental)
  • Microwave Robot Wavetable

    Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

    A short video showing the necessary parameters which make up a robot voice.
    Here is a list for any people who want to check this out by themself:

    Wavetable: User RAM I33;
    Init with $DEADBEEF tag and filled with phoneme data

    Wave 1: Volume = 7, Envelope Amount = 61
    Wave 2: Volume = 0
    Wave Envelope: Time 1 = 60, Level 1 = 127
    Oscillator 1: Octave = -1


    Sunday, July 24th, 2016

    New versions for Microwave i and II are available. The applications are now code signed for  easy installation. Also, a bug in the supplied Audio Units has been fixed, so that a sound request and the associated receiving of data is now properly timed in the main loop.