MainStage Mondays: Figure Out What’s Eating Your Memory

MainStage stores a ton of samples in memory during a set, and up until a few month’s ago it was impossible to find out which patches were the memory hogs. Along came MainStage 3.2, and a bunch of small tweaks including the ability to view memory usage per patch. Here’s how: 


1. Open MainStage. Select a template. 

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2. Your patches will probably look like this: 

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3. Under Patch List, select “Show Memory Usage”

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4. Now your patch should look like this: 

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