Logos & resources
October 3, 2018
Touch fixes for iOS and Android tablets
Math Operator Block.
Random Number Block.
New public profile page.
Ability to restart lessons.
September 2, 2018
Legacy editor is retired.
August 15, 2018
Jun 22, 2018
Introducing Codeblocks Beta: Design in 3D while learning coding fundamentals using Tinkercad Codeblocks.
New 3D printing partner: you can now export to
May 16, 2018
Fix for showing many notifications.
Comments and likes should show up in moderators activity stream.
New Circuit lessons support.
Shape panel (new).
Circuits staff favorites.
Fix for recursive Circuit iframes.
Images loading speed improvement.
Apr 25, 2018
New Scribble tool! Convert your 2D sketches and scribbles to 3D shapes!
Apr 12, 2018
Notifications for users when their design is liked, commented on, or copied.
Listing moderators in Moderate Kids page.
Bug fixes for moderator download errors.
Chinese localization update.
Left click drag can orbit 3D in read only viewer.
Several improvements for the Circuits embedded viewer.
Apr 3, 2018
Share with zSpace.
Connect with Teach community.
Faster and more reliable gallery content navigation.
Security fix for part creation.
Mar 14, 2018
New content in shape panel.
Updated design detail page to be more mobile friendly.
Feb 13, 2018
Create and store efficient and reusable Parts in your own Shapes Panel Collection.
Updated detail dialog look and layout.
Lessons: Click an image in the instructions to view enlarged images Circuits serial graph.
Bug fixes in web site.
Jan 30, 2018
Brand new content panel of Circuits editor!
Bug fixes in community gallery.
Jan 11, 2018
New onboarding workflow for above 13 users.
Bug fixes in bad word filtering, circuits editor.
Dec 7, 2018
New gallery UI.
Bad word filtering for user inputs.
Bug fixes on circuits assembly tutorial, copy and tinker legacy design, etc.
Mov 15, 2018
Support custom color in 3D editor.
Content update in Circuits editor with spin circuits starter, more options in battery.
Various bug fixes.
Oct 18, 2017
New look and feel for the site.
Add spinner circuits assembly.
Enable circuits viewer in circuits detail page.
Multiple bugs fixed.
Sep 20, 2017
Add Arduino block programming in circuits editor.
Sep 6, 2017
Support over 13 students in teacher moderating tool.
Support direct printing to Makerbot via Makerbot cloud center.
Aug 29, 2017
Debut of brick workspace.
Add tag and description saving in property dialog.
Fix the thumbnail missing issue in gallery.
Aug 15, 2017
Add teacher tool.
Support EAGLE export in Circuits editor.
Support realtime collaboration in Circuits editor.
Retire legacy editor.
Add fidget spinners page https://www.tinkercad.com/fidgetspinners
Tinkercad Beta 3.0
June 20, 2017
Debut of Circuit editor in Tinkercad.
Debut of brand new user dashboard.
Tinkercad Beta 2.10
May 30, 2017
Improved duplicate tool.
Show or hide inspector panel.
Improved favorite feature.
Bug fixes in shape generator editor.
Tinkercad Beta 2.9
Apr 20, 2017
New login experience.
Added ability to share designs to MyMiniFactory.
Added ability to share a screenshot of a design to Facebook.
Migrated Project Ignite lessons to tinkercad.com/learn
Many bug fixes under the hood, a few on the surface.
Tinkercad Beta 2.8
Mar 9, 2017
Download a snapshot of your design.
More resilient data saving and optimized data transfer size to benefit lower bandwidths.
Fixed washed out shapes and grid in the editor.
Tinkercad Beta 2.7
Feb 24, 2017
SVG Import option supports art or artboards.
Added support to export Minecraft schematic files from Safari.
Many fixes for Touch support.
Refactored UI: tooltips and tab ordering.
Material change hint when exceeding 1000x1000x1000mm boundary limit; message when grouping out of bounds.
Material optimization to reduce bandwidth payloads.
Tinkercad Beta 2.6
Feb 1, 2017
Added Upload to Thingiverse as a Sharing option.
Improved zoom control on Macs with a scroll wheel.
Align tool logic bug fix for interactive alignment options.
Ruler fix for snapping less than 1mm.
Many small bugfixes.
Improved “Saving” and “All changes saved” messaging to user so it is always accurate.
Improvements for inaccurate “Lost Connection” overlay, and data saving.
Backend: Design thumbnails now generated with a different logic.
Tinkercad Beta 2.5
Jan 12, 2017
Tinkercad site and Beta editor localized for 14 languages!
Localization for Basic Skills lessons.
New Editor Dashboard for loading recent designs, editing design, properties, creating new designs, deleting designs.
Added Community Shape Generators.
Zoom navigation buttons and hotkeys.
Added Bevel parameters for Cylinder/Tube/Polygon/Tube.
Added new connector shapes.
Major performance improvements for duplicate, copy, paste.
Numerical entry fixes: support leading decimals, commas for decimals (EU).
Storing Lesson progress; Resume capable.
Many small bug fixes, STL/SVG import fixes, and design migration to Beta fixes.
Collaboration update: Editing design title doesn’t invalidate share link; share links expiry extended to 2 weeks.
Tinkercad Beta 2.4
Dec 15, 2016
Document loading progress indicator.
Fix the vertical handle orientation issue.
Lesson viewer bug fixes.
Export support for IE11, Firefox and Safari.
STL import improvements.
Enable mouse right dragging to orbit while placing workplane.
Add image and voronoi in featured shape generators.
Multi-language text bug fixes.
Tinkercad Beta 2.3
Nov 21, 2016
New Shape Generator Tab: Create and edit your custom Shape Generator with code.
Text Shape now supports many languages.
Added shape favoriting and Favorites category.
Added Disconnected state so user may not inadvertantly lose work.
Improved SVG import of curve accuracy.
Increased max sides of cylinder, cone, and and pyramid to 64 sides.
Improvements to Tinkercad Beta lessons.
Improved memory performance and various bug fixes.
Tinkercad Beta 2.2
Oct 24, 2016
Copy to Beta
enabled in your Dashboard. Convert your Tinkercad designs to Tinkercad Beta!
New Minecraft tab: View/configure your Tinkercad Beta designs in the new
New Minecraft tab:
your voxelized design with size and materials as a schematics file for import into Minecraft via MCEdit
Drill down: Many fixes for
(opening and editing a group)
Ruler: Added menu to toggle measuring to
Lessons: Beta lessons are added to the user’s Dashboard in the Lessons tab
Lessons: Moderators can review children’s Dashboard
Tinkercad Beta 2.1
Aug 26, 2016
Export: Improved the performance
SVG: improved SVG import capability
Shape generator: Improved the shape generator evaluation
Ortho camera: Fixed cut off issue
Resize: fixed the shift resize behavior
Improved camera fit function
Tinkercad Beta 2.0
Aug 8, 2016
Notification: Notifications for Importing/Exporting and showing timely error message.
Import/Export: Import and Export work in the background, do not lock up the editor.
Lock: Improved selection status for mixed locked and unlocked objects.
Ruler: Fixed the ruler dismiss issues and other bugs.
Ruler: Scaling of the ruler graphics for improved usability.
Copy/Paste: Improved Copy/Paste behaviors.
Alt Copy: Pressing the Alt key while moving or rotating it will make a copy of that object.
Dimension: Auto-save dimension change with some delay.
Improved scaling of SVG export/import.
Tinkercad Beta 1.3
Jul 21, 2016
Units: Added Inch option.
Grid Settings: Predefined presets and customizable Grid size.
Transparent: Added Transparent Toggle in Color Palette.
Hole: Improved hole effect when overlapping with other objects.
Export: Fixed option to “download selected shapes”.
Move: Improved move stickiness to avoid an unintentional move.
Alt-Move/Rotate: Enabled Alt-Move/Rotate to create a copy object.
Shift + rectangle select to toggle selection/de-selection.
Multiple Bug fixes for Group drill down, Ruler, Shapes Panel, Locked objects.
Less likely to invoke rotation handles when resizing (thanks Beta participants who reported this).
Combined Undo/Redos for successive nudges with arrow keys.
Many bug fixes and performance improvements.
Tinkercad Beta 1.2
June 24, 2016
Drill Down: Enabled basic support for drill down selection
Performance: Improved performance to faster load designs, copy/paste, duplicate
Copy and Paste: Supported copy and paste objects across browser windows
Orbit: Improved Camera orbit easing
Ruler: Fixed bunch of Ruler related issues
Side Panel: Fixed the issues by switching Workplane/Ruler and objects for dragging and drop
Side Panel: Highlighting items in side panel while dragging
Notification: Show “n of edits” being saved in the updating message
Save: Saved designs with Camera viewpoint, Workplane and Ruler state
Limit the objects not move out too far away from workplane
A lot bug fixes
Tinkercad Beta 1.1
June 7, 2016
Code refactor for Performance improvements.
Align tool: Enable aligning with align tool reference lines.
Align tool: Enable selecting an object to pin it while aligning objects.
Basic support for Firefox.
Snap Grid: Nudge increment when snapping is off is .01mm.
Workplane: The default workplane is always in the center of the editor.
Fix to allow delete/copy/paste/duplicate/nudge the object or rotate the canvas, if mouse hover on the resize/rotate gizmo of the object.
Fixed disappearing OBJs, when “Select All”.
Fix so objects will not be placed under the shape panel.
Memory leak fix for complex designs; less memory used for loading designs and copying/pasting objects.
Many small bugfixes and improvements.
Tinkercad Beta 1.0
May 9, 2016
Overall responsiveness of the editor.
Brand new layout of the app for easier, intuitive tinkering.
Direct entry of dimensions on moving, scaling, and rotating an object or group
Simultaneous collaborating on a design
Addition of the View Cube for navigation
Toggle between perspective and orthogonal views of your design
New, responsive shapes with adjustable parameters
Redesigned Ruler helper
Added Transparency option for material
Object locking and unlocking behaviors
Object hiding and “Show All”
More robust SVG import
Obj import and export (supporting material colors)
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