This page gives you the latest updates about the Mr Beam Software Channels.

It's meant to be updated constantly. So come back frequently when you're using our beta channel.

Hint: While you're on the beta channel in the Mr Beam Software, you can always check the latest updates on this page by clicking on the "BETA" label in the software.

What's currently new in Mr Beam Beta Channel:

Release v0.9.7 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Bug fix: 
    • Numbers in the input fields for the laser params are not fully readable

Release v0.9.6 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Bug fix: 
    • Infinite spinning issue after loading PNG or JPG files to working area

Release v0.9.5 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Adding spinner overlay when placing design on working area
  • Adding an error notification to the camera handling 
  • Bug fixes: 
    • SVG compatibility 
    • Lens calibratiion

Release v0.9.2 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Bug fixes:
    • Cooling pause wording changes
    • Review screen fix
    • Passes engraving option on images fix

Release v0.9.1 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Material settings updates 
  • Enabling passes option for engraving 
  • Object height display modified 
  • Bug fixes

What's new in the stable channel:

Release v0.9.3 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Object height

Release v0.9.0 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Design Store
  • Unproportional scaling and mirror design + multi selection
  • Curved Quicktext
  • Material settings update
  • Messaging system
  • New Quick Start Guideline for Dreamcut
  • Bug fixes for:
    • GCode auto deletion checkbox not reachable because page did not scroll
    • Raster engravings did not get skipped in certain cases
    • The number input fields on the working area
    • Review screen
    • Camera calibration
    • Multiselection on Mac
    • Issues in the lens calibration

Release v0.7.0-v0.7.6 MrBeam Plugin:

  • Improved camera: more resistant in extreme lighting conditions, improved specially for dark materials.
    • New camera settings and camera status pannel, simplified corner calibration.
    • Ajusts to different heights: deppending on the height of the objects you put in the working area the camera will adjust accordingly.
    • Two marker detection modes to choose from.
  • Refreshed UI design
  • Repeating a job: sometimes after a laser job is finished, we want to run it again exactly as it was to have a darker engraving, or maybe we just want to place in a new piece of material and repeat a job. Now this is possible from the laser job done dialog!
  • Folders in the design library: you will have the option to have keep your design library tidy by keeping your designs in different folders.
  • Bulk deletion of designs: now it's possible to remove several designs at the same time.
  • Picture quality notification: under the submenu "Preview" you can find some information in case of low quality camera pictures.
  • Improvements with SVG image handling.
  • Reset button for Mr Beam Light settings.
  • Progressive cut (in advanced settings).
  • Split SVG files into smaller chunks, to manage them easier.
  • Support page: find the links to our Youtube channel, Knowledge Base and guided tour all in the same place.
  • New article about the cooling pauses: you can find a link in the "cooling pause" window.
  • Added Dutch user manual.
  • Multiple bug fixes for stability