CPU Spikes Using PLAY and VEPro

Article applies to:
  • Sibelius 5, 6, 7
  • PLAY v1.2.5+


CPU usage spikes and playback is very distorted while PLAY is hosted in Vienna Ensemble Pro (VEPro).


Create 24 empty bars at the beginning of your score, and begin notating in the 25th bar. We do not know what the cause of this behavior is, but the empty bars seem to be a fairly universal fix.

Last Modified: April 9, 2012