Release notes/1.1.1

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Release highlights

Definitely not released yet.

Important changes for packagers

General user interface

spinboxes take up less space



Selector Tool

Custom Origin

You can edit the Origin of the selection. By clicking on one of 8 canvas handles <-> changes the origin/ anchor point of the selection. After that, you will see a big gray cross from a new origin. This change will be reflected in the toolbar from where you can edit position and size with precise numbers. This is useful if you want to move/scale a selection with a precise number in mind. You can also move origin anywhere by dragging on the middle handle +. 2700 Change origin of selection.gif Change origin to TOP right.gif



You can hide and unhide docks by clicking on draggable separators 3dots OR by dragging past 50% percent of minimal width. 2969

Toggle to hide/unhide dialgos

Text and Fonts dialog

Is now much smaller so it does not take excesive space in dock


Live path effects

Import / Export



  • A contrast slider was added for finetuning the selected theme's colors at Preferences ⯈ Interface ⯈ Themeing: Contrast (MR #906)

macOS-specific Changes


Command line

Behind the curtains

Notable bugfixes

Thanks to the upstream fix in gtk3. Graphic tables work again in windows

Crash fixes

Other bug fixes

Even more bug fixes

There were even more issues fixed than those listed above, but these probably only affect a small portion of users, or are relevant for development and packaging only.

For a complete list, visit our GitLab issue tracker and see the commit history.


The following UI translations received updates:

The Windows installer translation was updated for [2021-03-03]:

The following documentation translations received updates:

Contributing to interface translations

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Contributing to documentation and documentation translation

Contributions to the documentation translations, as well as improvements to its contents, are welcome at the inkscape-docs repository.

Known issues

Other releases