Synfig Studio 1.0 - Release Candidate #5

We are happy to present the fifth (and, hopefully, the last) release candidate of Synfig Studio 1.0! This update is kindly sponsored by:vTrisha O’Neill, Pitzik4, Kevin Wilcoxon.

This update delivers several fixes and minor usability improvements. Please check the full list of changes below.

List of changes:

  • Fix loading of brush presets in Windows version.
  • Allow to remove guide by dragging it outside of canvas (bug #856).
  • Improve order of Split/Merge Tangents menu items. Add icons.
  • Fix issue with Waypoint Marked as Off display black line in the Timetrack (bug #852).
  • Do not create zero-radius circles if user just clicks on the workarea (without holding and dragging the mouse).
  • Linux packages: Fix segfault happening on layer creation in GNOME on Fedora 21.

Download Synfig Studio 1.0 RC-5

Package Windows / Package Linux / Package Mac OS X

Note: Synfig Studio for OSX requires Apple’s XQuartz package. … ndidate-5/

Is there a demo version I can download to see if I can get it working? I have had significant problems with an earlier version. Documentation was a barrier as well, though I known documentation is an ongoing project.

While I am willing to pay something for a program that works for me, I really don’t want to fork over any money until I know it will work. The download area seems to require me to enter some dollar figure to proceed.


Synfig is free. Any money they ask for is just donation money to help development. Here is another download area: