News - Development updates and bug fixes

LightBurn 1.1.01 to 1.1.04 - Patch releases to address issues with 1.1.00

This is a small release to correct a few issues that got through.  The following changes were made: The 1.1.01 patch: GCode users can now stop whe...

LightBurn 1.1.00 released - better handling of multiple lasers, SVG text importing, UI improvements, and lots of fixes

LightBurn 1.1.00 released - better handling of multiple lasers, SVG text importing, UI improvements, and lots of fixes
There are lots of new things in this release, so we'll cover the big ones here, then list the rest.  (for anyone anxiously awaiting the upcoming ga...

LightBurn for galvo marking lasers

LightBurn for galvo marking lasers
Yes, it's happening It's no secret that we've been wanting to add support for galvo marking (aka fiber) lasers for quite a while. We've been active...

D'oh! LightBurn 1.0.06 released - one single bugfix.

One silly bug slipped through in some new code meant to auto-detect mono-line fonts in TTF/OTF font files, to automatically turn off auto-welding f...

LightBurn 1.0.05 released - Patch fix for a file loading bug

This is a small release, but an important one - If you use the LBRN2 file type, we've discovered a bug in the loading code that can, under very spe...

LightBurn 1.0.04 released - Tool Layer order fix, improved LightBurn bridge connectivity

This is a small update primarily to address a bug introduced in 1.0.03 that could cause Tool Layers to load in the wrong order. [Oz] Bugfix: Tool ...

LightBurn 1.0.03 released - minor update with a few changes and fixes

This release is primarily to update the search function for the LightBurn Bridge device, address a few small issues, and adds a couple small featur...

LightBurn 1.0.02 patch release - Mostly for MacOS users, a few small fixes

It appears that the serial driver on MacOS used to talk to the chip in Ruida devices is broken - there's a feature called 'flow control' that allow...

LightBurn 1.0.01 patch release

Even with as much testing as we do, it's not possible for us to replicate every configuration of computers & lasers supported by LightBurn, so ...

LightBurn 1.0 released (insert party noises)

LightBurn 1.0 released  (insert party noises)
1.0!  It's been a long time coming This doesn't mean that there is a whole new look, or massive changes, but we've grown our feature list to a poin...

LightBurn 0.9.24 released - Comms issues for MacOS / Ruida resolved, as few other small fixes

The last couple of releases have been clean up fixes for a number of issues with the 0.9.21 release.  The last significant issue is a communication...

Critical patch released for 0.9.23

A patch release was just posted. You may see a notice that an update is available for your version - if you see this, re-download and re-install it...