News - Development updates and bug fixes

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 ...

LightBurn v0.6.02: General SVG improvements, Emblaser devices in Trial

This release is primarily to enable Emblaser devices in the trial version, however a number of bug fixes and improvements are coming along for the ...

LightBurn v0.6.01 - Lots of bug fixes and minor tweaks, and SVG exporting and PLT import

This one is an interim release while we work on rotary support. The vectors resulting from the image trace feature were mistakenly set as an image....

LightBurn v0.6.00 - new Trace Image feature!

LightBurn v0.6.00 - new Trace Image feature!
We were going to wait on this for a little bit, but an important bug fix for one of our vendors was needed, and this was ready to go, so: LightBur...

LightBurn V0.5.14 : Material Library, Newsprint dither, and more!

LightBurn V0.5.14 : Material Library, Newsprint dither, and more!
One of the most requested features we've received is for a way to store and organize lots of cut presets, and have a way to quickly apply them. I'm...

LightBurn V0.5.12 posted - Bug fixes, and a few new features

This is a relatively small release, but there are enough bug fixes and small improvements that we felt it was worth releasing while we continue wor...

LightBurn v0.5.10 posted - A few big things and lots of small ones

Has it really only been 3 weeks? We've gotten a lot of great feedback from users, and have tried very hard to deal with the most popular or pressin...