News - Development updates and bug fixes

LightBurn 0.8.07 - Equations, color camera view, grayscale & PPI for AWC, and more

LightBurn 0.8.07 - Equations, color camera view, grayscale & PPI for AWC, and more
Equations: This one is a pet project of mine: LightBurn's X & Y position, width, height, scale, and interval entry boxes now support expression...

LightBurn 0.8.06 - a small update to the big update

The developers of LightBurn will be taking a much needed break during the Thanksgiving holiday here in the U.S., but we wanted to get a few last mi...

LightBurn 0.8.05 - New cut planner, lots of new extras and fixes

LightBurn 0.8.05 - New cut planner, lots of new extras and fixes
The biggest news in this release is the new cut planner.  It gives you a great deal of control over the ordering of your cuts - you can let LightBu...

LightBurn 0.8.04 - AWC support, mixed Inch/mm mode, AI importer fixes, and much more

LightBurn 0.8.04 - AWC support, mixed Inch/mm mode, AI importer fixes, and much more
This is a fairly large release, with many changes, so we've split them into groups based on who's affected. The biggest news is that we now support...

LightBurn 0.8.03 - A little needed cleanup

Our last release was quite large, and a few changes slipped in at the last minute that should've been tested more.  This release is a small patch t...

LightBurn 0.8.02 - Support for embedded images, filled rendering, Linux dependencies fixed, and much more

LightBurn 0.8.02 - Support for embedded images, filled rendering, Linux dependencies fixed, and much more
There's a lot of new stuff here, so I'll try to keep this brief: Additions: Embedded images in Illustrator files are now supported Added filled ...

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...