News - Development updates and bug fixes

LightBurn v0.8.01 - A relatively small release, and a new programmer!

This release cleans up a few loose ends from the 0.8.00 release - most notably, Emblaser devices were excluded from the trial, which was not intent...

LightBurn 0.8.00 - New license system, booleans, machine settings, and more

LightBurn 0.8.00 - New license system, booleans, machine settings, and more
This is a big one for us. First, we've upgraded to the latest version of our license system. This gives us more flexibility with our licensing syst...

LightBurn 0.7.04 - System clipboard support, Ruida USB connectivity fix, and a few others

LightBurn 0.7.04 - System clipboard support, Ruida USB connectivity fix, and a few others
This is a small release, mostly to address the issue with Ruida USB devices not connecting for some people. It's only been a few days since our las...

LightBurn 0.7.03 released - Auto save, Ruida dot mode, Distribute, and a lot of bug fixes

LightBurn 0.7.03 released - Auto save, Ruida dot mode, Distribute, and a lot of bug fixes
This version primarily addresses a lot of bugs and small usability tweaks, but there are few new features we'd like to call out: Auto-save: Every 2...

LightBurn 0.7.02 Released - Camera improvements, transparent images, lots of fixes

LightBurn 0.7.02 Released - Camera improvements, transparent images, lots of fixes
This one took a while. The biggest change is that the camera lens and alignment wizards have been completely re-written, making the process much si...

LightBurn V07.01 - More node edit improvements, Perforation mode, and more

LightBurn V07.01 - More node edit improvements, Perforation mode, and more
New things: Perforation cut setting for, well, doing perforations. Anyone who's ever tried to do a low-power cut to make a fold line with a high-p...

LightBurn v0.7.00 - lots of small fixes, but a big version bump

Usually we bump the big number every time something major gets added that takes us closer to what we think of as "version 1.0", or "not Beta".  In ...

LightBurn v0.6.09 - Node editing improvements, and a few bug fixes

LightBurn v0.6.09 - Node editing improvements, and a few bug fixes
We were going to wait for this one, as several updates were released over the weekend, but there are a couple of important fixes here, and an oft r...

LightBurn v0.6.07 - DXF join fixed for good, Linux version, position reference, and more

LightBurn v0.6.07 - DXF join fixed for good, Linux version, position reference, and more
We're happy to announce with this release that LightBurn now runs under Linux! This is very new for us, so please do let us know if you encounter i...

LightBurn v0.6.05: Rotary Support, Workspace Camera, color-matched imports, and Inch mode

LightBurn v0.6.05: Rotary Support, Workspace Camera, color-matched imports, and Inch mode
This is a big one. First, for all the people waiting for rotary support, it's here. Use Tools -> Rotary Setup to configure and enable it, enter ...

LightBurn v0.6.04: Multi-line text, trace transparent images, and a few fixes

LightBurn v0.6.04: Multi-line text, trace transparent images, and a few fixes
Multi-line text has been a very common request, and is now supported in LightBurn. In addition, transparent images are now imported with a white ba...

LightBurn v0.6.03: Embedded images, Library fixes, and DXF auto-join

LightBurn v0.6.03: Embedded images, Library fixes, and DXF auto-join
This is another "lots of little things" post, with a couple of new features included as well. We recently made copy/paste work in numeric entry ...