.it support, that has been dropped in update 1.7
What is the problem?
Removing a useful feature.
What do you want to achieve?
Compatibility with MOD files allows you to import and finish tracks from back-in-the-days or export and finalize them in modern software trackers.
Are there any workarounds?
Rollback to Firmware 1.6
Any links to related discussions?
See comments before and after:
Tracker 1.7 firmware update is available - #23 by Mitch
Any references to other products?
Tracker Firmware 1.6
What’s the point of expressing a wish as instructed, when it stays as a draft?
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This removal locks those of us who use the feature out of receiving any other bug fixes and should never have happened.
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Just posting to say I bought a Tracker today specifically for this feature and am disappointed to now learn that it was dropped from the OS.
Polyend Tracker is able to import/export classic tracker project files with their basic properties (samples/instruments, notes/patterns, song structure, and volume info). Open .mod/.it (many other cla
This was also not a small part of why I bought the Tracker, please don’t drop this feature without providing an alternate route to achieve the same functionality.
If it’s really not feasible to keep it in the hardware, at least provide some kind of software conversion tool to allow offline conversion between old-school tracker formats and the Tracker’s project format.
It would also be useful to keep a partial version of the functionality, such as allowing inspection and importing of a .mod and .it file’s samples into a Tracker project.