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== Micro-Manager 1.4.15 (September 23, 2013) ==
  
== Micro-Manager 1.4.14 (March 20, 2013) ==
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[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Windows/32bit/MMSetup_32bit_1.4.15.exe Windows 32-bit], 50 MB<br />
 
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[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Windows/64bit/MMSetup_64bit_1.4.15.exe Windows 64-bit], 50 MB<br />
[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Windows/32bit/MMSetup32BIT_1.4.14.exe Windows 32-bit], 46 MB<br />
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[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Mac/Micro-Manager1.4.15.dmg Mac OS X (Universal Binary)], 46 MB<br />
[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Windows/64bit/MMSetup64BIT_1.4.14.exe Windows 64-bit], 45 MB<br />
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[http://valelab.ucsf.edu/~MM/builds/1.4/Mac/Micro-Manager1.4.14.dmg Mac OS X (Universal Binary)], 49 MB<br />
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[[Micro-Manager_Version_Archive|(Previous releases)]]
 
[[Micro-Manager_Version_Archive|(Previous releases)]]
  
=== New Features in 1.4 ===
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=== Changes in 1.4.15 (since 1.4.14) ===
* Windows native 64-bit support (most devices are supported)
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* Support for multiple cameras (see Utilities->Multi-camera adapter)
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* Improved color camera live and snap
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* Hardware triggering integrated with Multi-Dimensional Acquisition
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* Enhanced Contrast Panels (ignore outliers)
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* Saving and display on separate threads
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* A new multi-dimensional acquisition engine (under the hood), including
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** a smart sequencer that uses burst acquisition whenever possible
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** an image pipeline allowing plugins to process images on the fly
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** a flexible metadata system for programmers
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** option to provide custom time intervals in MDA
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* Close integration with ImageJ hyperstacks
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** four "dimension sliders": channels, slices, frames, positions
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** display of RAM- or disk-based image sets during or after acquisition, including disk-based image sets larger than available RAM
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* An image display control panel (in the main window) that lets you
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** easily adjust contrast for each channel
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** add a scale bar
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** view metadata and add comments for image sets and individual image planes
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* Simplified hardware configuration, including auto-detection and auto-setup of a number of serial devices.
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* Data Browser plugin for quickly browsing through Micro-Manager data sets
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* Well plate plugin (Big.jar, Karl Bellve)
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* Clojure Editor Plugin
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* Script interface to add runnables in acquisition engine
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* Pluggable display API (ImageCacheListener)
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* Automated bug reports, available in Help > Report Problem
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* New/Improved device support:
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** New PI GCS adapter (Stephen Rau)
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** Improved Thorlabs DCxxxx (Olf Wohlmann)
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** PCO adapter now supports new CMOS cameras (Franz Reitner)
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** Support for nPoint stages (Mission Bay Imaging)
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** XCite LED (Mission Bay Imaging)
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** Thorlabs piezo stage (Nenad Amodaj)
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** Updated ABS Camera (now also 64-bit, Heiko Baumann)
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** ASI CRISP support, including plugin (Nico Stuurman)
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** Scientifica stages (Mathew Player)
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** Hamamatsu support by Hamamatsu (Patrick Gregorio), works with Flash 4.0
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** Fixes to ZeissCAN29
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** Thorlabs BD102 stage (Nenad Amodaj)
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** Thorlabs Scientific Imaging (TSI) Camera
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** AndorSDK3 (supports new Neo camera)
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** CARV II spinning disk confocal
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** MCU28 (Zeiss CAN XY stage - Nenad Amodaj)
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** Coherent Sapphire Laser (Karl Hoover and Paul Wiggins)
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** GigECamera (David Marshburn, UNC-CH)
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** Mac support for SPOT (Erwin Frise)
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** SimpleCam module with GPhoto support
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** Leica AFC (Hardware Autofocus)
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** New libusb drivers for K8055
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** Meiji Techno EMZ focus stage (Koen De Vleeschauwer)
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** Tethered Cameras (Canon and Nikon) (Koen De Vleeschauwer)
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** X-Cite 120PC Exacte (Mission Bay Imaging)
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** Image Processor Chain - provides sequencing of C++-based image processors in the Micro-Manager core
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{{Note|Burst acquisition (formerly a separate utility in 1.3) has been merged with multi-dimensional acquisition -- if you want to do a burst, simply select "Time Points" only and set the time interval to 0.}}
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* New in the Main Application
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** High speed acquisition implemented, to allow up to 1.1 GB/s acquisition, with storage to RAM or to (high-speed) disk (Arthur Edelstein)
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** New High Content Screen plugin added (Nenad Amodaj)
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** MLE fitting and subranging features added to Localization Microscopy plugin (Nico Stuurman, Arthur Edelstein)
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** Tile Creator improved to allow centering of a grid at the current location (Brian Teague)
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** Histogram improved to include display of current display min and max (Henry Pinkard)
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** Bugs fixed in main application, acquisition engine, Slide Explorer (1), Image Flipper, Live Replay, Multi Camera, and Stage Control plugins
  
[ [[Micro-Manager_Version_Archive|Old versions of Micro-Manager]] ]
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* New Device Adapters
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** ASITiger - ASI TG-1000 "Tiger" Controller (Jon Daniels, ASI)
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** FLICamera - Finger Lakes Instrumentation cameras (Jim Moronski, FLI)
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** IDS_uEye - IDS uEye USB cameras (also Thorlabs DCUxxxx, Edmund EO-xxxxM) (Wenjamin Rosenfeld)
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** MCCDAQ - Measurement Computing PCI-DDA08/16 (Matthew Bakalar)
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** Okolab - Okolab Microscope Incubators (Marco Di Pasqua, Okolab)
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** Oxxius - Oxxius Laser Controller (Julien Beaurepaire, Oxxius)
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** Piezosystem_30DV50 - piezosystem jena 30DV50 digital controller (Chris Belter, piezosystem jena)
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** Piezosystem_dDrive - piezosystem jena d-Drive digital controller (Chris Belter, piezosystem jena)
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** Standa - Standa Microstep stepper motor driver (Clarence Leung)
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** HIDManager - serial interface to USB Human Interface Devices (Nico Stuurman)
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* New Closed-Source Device Adapters
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** SigmaKoki - Sigma Koki stages and shutters (Hiroki Kibata, Sigma Koki)
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* Updated Device Adapters
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** ABS: Update to new API with improved 64-bit support (ABS Jena)
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** Andor: Fix pre-amp gain display; support centralized crop mode on iXon Ultra; add Region of Interest property; fix Output Amplifier setting behavior when Frame Transfer is enabled (Matthew Milford, Andor)
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** AndorLaserCombiner: Add Enable property to allow independent control of power and on/off (Pariksheet Nanda)
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** AndorSDK3: Add Frame Rate Control property; Optimize for speed; Add read-only informational properties; Support hardware timestamp from camera; Support multiple cameras; Fix binning-related bug; Improve ROI support (Norman Glasgow, Andor)
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** ASIStage: Allow triggered Z stage to ignore initial pulses (Arthur Edelstein); Fix axis identity and CRISP axis setting; Improve support for Z stage ring buffer (Nico Stuurman)
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** BaumerOptronic: Fixed bug causing acquisition to start before shutter opens (Mark Tsuchida)
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** Cobolt: Add shutter and power control (Alexis Maizel)
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** DemoCamera: UseSequences property for CDemoStage
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** GigECamera: Fix bug in binning setting; Add acquisition mode property (Heng Xu); Fix issue with short exposure snaps (Mark Tsuchida)
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** GPhoto: Minor updates (Koen De Vleeschauwer); Add to OS X build (Nico Stuurman)
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** LeicaDMI: Fix issues related to 0-step movement of stage and TL polarizer; Add delay setting for halogen lamp (Brian Teague); Support for FastFilterWheel (Arthur Edelstein)
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** LumencorSpectra: Fix State property (Louis Ashford, Lumencor); Make LightEngine selection a pre-init property; Allow switching individual colors independently of shutter state; Improve default settings (Nico Stuurman)
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** MCL_MicroDrive: Support stages without encoders (Arthur Edelstein)
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** OpenCVgrabber: Add OS X version; Add camera selection (Nico Stuurman)
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** PCO_Generic: Support for 64-bit; Noise filter mode for pco.edge; Support multiple cameras; Bug fixes (Franz Reitner, PCO AG)
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** PVCAM: Support microsecond exposure resolution for Photometrics cameras; Fixed an issue with some properties; Add support for additional metadata from the camera (Windows); Add support for callback acquisition (optimized for high-speed acquisition) (Windows); PVCAM 2.9.5 is now required on Windows (Lubomir Walder and Andrej Bencur, Photometrics)
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** QCam: Support multiple cameras (Mark Tsuchida)
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** ScopeLED: Add ActivePresetMode property (Ryan Clark, DiCon Lighting)
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** SerialManager: Fix binary message logging in CoreLog (Mark Tsuchida)
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** SpectralLMM5: Add support for USB HID ports; Add per-line switching (Nico Stuurman)
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** ThorlabsDCxxxx: Add DC4104 device (Korbinian Kapsner)
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** ThorlabsUSBCamera: Remove duplicate exposure property (Mark Tsuchida); Support for 8 and 16 bit mode, high frame rates with USB3, FPS property, color mode, binning, metadata (Nenad Amodaj)
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** TISCam: No longer need to manually install DLLs from vendor
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** TSI (Thorlabs Scientific Imaging): Add Gain property (Nenad Amodaj)
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** TwainCamera: Handle legacy devices better (Erich Hoover)
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** Utilities: New DAMonochromator device (Ed Simmons); Bugfixes for MultiCamera (Nico Stuurman, Arthur Edelstein)
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** VariLC: Add device detection support; Add Palette support; Add properties for active and total LCs; Display device version number (Amitabh Verma and Grant Harris)
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** Vortran: New device: VersaLase (David Sweeney, Vortran Laser Technology)
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** ZeissCAN29: Fix a crash related to condenser contrast setting (Nico Stuurman)
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* Updated Closed-Source Device Adapters
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** AxioCam: Add support for AxioCam MRc5 (Henry Pinkard); Fix bugs causing crashes (Mark Tsuchida)
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** ESImagingIOControllers: New sequence storage method, stimulus mode (requires new controller firmware) (Ed Simmons)
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** HamamatsuHam: Updates, enhancements, and bugfixes (Patrick Gregorio, Hamamatsu)
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** Micropix: Support multiple instances of the device (Ed Simmons)
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** NikonTI: A near-complete rewrite to improve stability and provide better diagnostics and logging for errors; Installers for up-to-date Nikon driver software (not in the Micro-Manager installer; please see the MM wiki page for NikonTI) (Mark Tsuchida)
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** Olympus: Bugfixes (Arthur Edelstein)
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* Changes Relevant to Developers Only
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** Logging of user interface activity added (Arthur Edelstein)
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** Dependencies in acquisition engine on Micro-Manager gui instance removed (Arthur Edelstein)
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** New build scripts for Windows (Mark Tsuchida)
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** Clean up usage of default sequence acquisition implementation in CCameraBase (Nenad Amodaj)
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** Slightly improve CoreLog format (Mark Tsuchida)
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** Prevent some spurious errors in CoreLog (Nico Stuurman)
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** Prevent mmgr_dal_X.Y from being recognized as a device adapter on Windows, where Y is not "dll"
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Revision as of 16:34, 23 September 2013


Micro-Manager 1.4.15 (September 23, 2013)

Windows 32-bit, 50 MB
Windows 64-bit, 50 MB
Mac OS X (Universal Binary), 46 MB

(Previous releases)

Changes in 1.4.15 (since 1.4.14)

  • New in the Main Application
    • High speed acquisition implemented, to allow up to 1.1 GB/s acquisition, with storage to RAM or to (high-speed) disk (Arthur Edelstein)
    • New High Content Screen plugin added (Nenad Amodaj)
    • MLE fitting and subranging features added to Localization Microscopy plugin (Nico Stuurman, Arthur Edelstein)
    • Tile Creator improved to allow centering of a grid at the current location (Brian Teague)
    • Histogram improved to include display of current display min and max (Henry Pinkard)
    • Bugs fixed in main application, acquisition engine, Slide Explorer (1), Image Flipper, Live Replay, Multi Camera, and Stage Control plugins
  • New Device Adapters
    • ASITiger - ASI TG-1000 "Tiger" Controller (Jon Daniels, ASI)
    • FLICamera - Finger Lakes Instrumentation cameras (Jim Moronski, FLI)
    • IDS_uEye - IDS uEye USB cameras (also Thorlabs DCUxxxx, Edmund EO-xxxxM) (Wenjamin Rosenfeld)
    • MCCDAQ - Measurement Computing PCI-DDA08/16 (Matthew Bakalar)
    • Okolab - Okolab Microscope Incubators (Marco Di Pasqua, Okolab)
    • Oxxius - Oxxius Laser Controller (Julien Beaurepaire, Oxxius)
    • Piezosystem_30DV50 - piezosystem jena 30DV50 digital controller (Chris Belter, piezosystem jena)
    • Piezosystem_dDrive - piezosystem jena d-Drive digital controller (Chris Belter, piezosystem jena)
    • Standa - Standa Microstep stepper motor driver (Clarence Leung)
    • HIDManager - serial interface to USB Human Interface Devices (Nico Stuurman)
  • New Closed-Source Device Adapters
    • SigmaKoki - Sigma Koki stages and shutters (Hiroki Kibata, Sigma Koki)
  • Updated Device Adapters
    • ABS: Update to new API with improved 64-bit support (ABS Jena)
    • Andor: Fix pre-amp gain display; support centralized crop mode on iXon Ultra; add Region of Interest property; fix Output Amplifier setting behavior when Frame Transfer is enabled (Matthew Milford, Andor)
    • AndorLaserCombiner: Add Enable property to allow independent control of power and on/off (Pariksheet Nanda)
    • AndorSDK3: Add Frame Rate Control property; Optimize for speed; Add read-only informational properties; Support hardware timestamp from camera; Support multiple cameras; Fix binning-related bug; Improve ROI support (Norman Glasgow, Andor)
    • ASIStage: Allow triggered Z stage to ignore initial pulses (Arthur Edelstein); Fix axis identity and CRISP axis setting; Improve support for Z stage ring buffer (Nico Stuurman)
    • BaumerOptronic: Fixed bug causing acquisition to start before shutter opens (Mark Tsuchida)
    • Cobolt: Add shutter and power control (Alexis Maizel)
    • DemoCamera: UseSequences property for CDemoStage
    • GigECamera: Fix bug in binning setting; Add acquisition mode property (Heng Xu); Fix issue with short exposure snaps (Mark Tsuchida)
    • GPhoto: Minor updates (Koen De Vleeschauwer); Add to OS X build (Nico Stuurman)
    • LeicaDMI: Fix issues related to 0-step movement of stage and TL polarizer; Add delay setting for halogen lamp (Brian Teague); Support for FastFilterWheel (Arthur Edelstein)
    • LumencorSpectra: Fix State property (Louis Ashford, Lumencor); Make LightEngine selection a pre-init property; Allow switching individual colors independently of shutter state; Improve default settings (Nico Stuurman)
    • MCL_MicroDrive: Support stages without encoders (Arthur Edelstein)
    • OpenCVgrabber: Add OS X version; Add camera selection (Nico Stuurman)
    • PCO_Generic: Support for 64-bit; Noise filter mode for pco.edge; Support multiple cameras; Bug fixes (Franz Reitner, PCO AG)
    • PVCAM: Support microsecond exposure resolution for Photometrics cameras; Fixed an issue with some properties; Add support for additional metadata from the camera (Windows); Add support for callback acquisition (optimized for high-speed acquisition) (Windows); PVCAM 2.9.5 is now required on Windows (Lubomir Walder and Andrej Bencur, Photometrics)
    • QCam: Support multiple cameras (Mark Tsuchida)
    • ScopeLED: Add ActivePresetMode property (Ryan Clark, DiCon Lighting)
    • SerialManager: Fix binary message logging in CoreLog (Mark Tsuchida)
    • SpectralLMM5: Add support for USB HID ports; Add per-line switching (Nico Stuurman)
    • ThorlabsDCxxxx: Add DC4104 device (Korbinian Kapsner)
    • ThorlabsUSBCamera: Remove duplicate exposure property (Mark Tsuchida); Support for 8 and 16 bit mode, high frame rates with USB3, FPS property, color mode, binning, metadata (Nenad Amodaj)
    • TISCam: No longer need to manually install DLLs from vendor
    • TSI (Thorlabs Scientific Imaging): Add Gain property (Nenad Amodaj)
    • TwainCamera: Handle legacy devices better (Erich Hoover)
    • Utilities: New DAMonochromator device (Ed Simmons); Bugfixes for MultiCamera (Nico Stuurman, Arthur Edelstein)
    • VariLC: Add device detection support; Add Palette support; Add properties for active and total LCs; Display device version number (Amitabh Verma and Grant Harris)
    • Vortran: New device: VersaLase (David Sweeney, Vortran Laser Technology)
    • ZeissCAN29: Fix a crash related to condenser contrast setting (Nico Stuurman)
  • Updated Closed-Source Device Adapters
    • AxioCam: Add support for AxioCam MRc5 (Henry Pinkard); Fix bugs causing crashes (Mark Tsuchida)
    • ESImagingIOControllers: New sequence storage method, stimulus mode (requires new controller firmware) (Ed Simmons)
    • HamamatsuHam: Updates, enhancements, and bugfixes (Patrick Gregorio, Hamamatsu)
    • Micropix: Support multiple instances of the device (Ed Simmons)
    • NikonTI: A near-complete rewrite to improve stability and provide better diagnostics and logging for errors; Installers for up-to-date Nikon driver software (not in the Micro-Manager installer; please see the MM wiki page for NikonTI) (Mark Tsuchida)
    • Olympus: Bugfixes (Arthur Edelstein)
  • Changes Relevant to Developers Only
    • Logging of user interface activity added (Arthur Edelstein)
    • Dependencies in acquisition engine on Micro-Manager gui instance removed (Arthur Edelstein)
    • New build scripts for Windows (Mark Tsuchida)
    • Clean up usage of default sequence acquisition implementation in CCameraBase (Nenad Amodaj)
    • Slightly improve CoreLog format (Mark Tsuchida)
    • Prevent some spurious errors in CoreLog (Nico Stuurman)
    • Prevent mmgr_dal_X.Y from being recognized as a device adapter on Windows, where Y is not "dll"


(Previous releases)

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