News - Development updates and bug fixes

LightBurn 0.9.14 - Cleanup for a few issues

0.9.12 was a big release, and a few things that changed caused problems for some users with hardware that we don't have.  Their feedback has been u...

LightBurn 0.9.13 - A small patch to fix some hiccups

The 0.9.12 release was big, so it's not surprising that a couple things slipped through.  0.9.13 was released to fix two things: Some users with l...

LightBurn 0.9.12 - Bending text, shape locking, trim & extend, improved snapping, and more

LightBurn 0.9.12 - Bending text, shape locking, trim & extend, improved snapping, and more
It's new stuff day!  We've added a handful of new features, and done a lot of cleanup, so we'll break out the big things first. Bending Text The ab...

LightBurn 0.9.10 - Art Library, new capture system, Halftone images, TopWisdom support, and much more

LightBurn 0.9.10 - Art Library, new capture system, Halftone images, TopWisdom support, and much more
This is a large release, so we'll cover the big stuff first. Art Library: The Art Library is a place to store and organize commonly used vectors an...

LightBurn 0.9.09 - A quick fix release for a weird text issue

A bug was submitted shortly after release that turned out to be an interaction between a fix for grouped text on path and the new snapping tools.  ...

LightBurn 0.9.08 - Snapping, Print & Cut, Fillet, Flood Fill, and many more improvements

LightBurn 0.9.08 - Snapping, Print & Cut, Fillet, Flood Fill, and many more improvements
This is big one, so we'll try to list the important ones first: Snapping: When dragging objects from an existing point, line center, or object cent...

LightBurn 0.9.07 released - A couple bugs squashed, a few minor additions

This isn't a large release, but there were two crashes fixed that were significant enough to warrant doing it. New users on Mac systems often expe...

LightBurn 0.9.06 - Ruida rotary settings for Inch mode

They say nobody's perfect, right? When adding support for Inch mode in the rotary settings, I messed up the part that sets the pulses per rotation,...

LightBurn 0.9.05 - Variable Text, Image Enhancement, CorelDraw Macro, and much more

LightBurn 0.9.05 - Variable Text, Image Enhancement, CorelDraw Macro, and much more
First things first - License renewals, and an apology It was brought to our attention that a few expired licenses had caused LightBurn to stop work...

LightBurn 0.9.04 released - a minor cleanup

This is a small update to address the following: Fixes a bug where Boolean operations were not available for single character text objects Fixes ...

LightBurn 0.9.03 - Curved text, ramp mode, international text entry, and more.

LightBurn 0.9.03 - Curved text, ramp mode, international text entry, and more.
Curved text: The feature so many have been asking for is ready. You can attach a piece of text to any type of path or shape in LightBurn, and the ...

LightBurn 0.9.00 - Simulation preview, Trocen USB support, Beginner Mode, and lots more.

LightBurn 0.9.00 - Simulation preview, Trocen USB support, Beginner Mode, and lots more.
This release has taken significantly longer than any other to date, but it contains more new stuff than any other release too, so hopefully it's be...