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  • New Camera Calibration Method
    July 27, 2020

    New Camera Calibration Method

    A new method for calibrating FarmBot’s camera via a printed calibration card with a dot grid is now available in the photos panel. This method greatly simplifies and automates the calibration procedure by removing the need to precisely place calibration...

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  • July 14, 2020 Software Update
    July 14, 2020

    July 14, 2020 Software Update

    We just released a big update to the web app as well as FBOS v10.1.3. Here’s what’s new: FarmBot Express stall detection beta FarmBot Express owners may now ENABLE STALL DETECTION for all three axes. This feature utilizes the Trinamic TMC2130 stepper...

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  • July 8, 2020 Software Update
    July 8, 2020

    July 8, 2020 Software Update

    This morning we deployed a new version of the FarmBot Web App. Here’s what’s new: Faster photo taking Thanks to a suggestion from @aronrubin, images can now be rotated in the farm designer map rather than at capture time. To use this option,...

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  • June 30, 2020 Software Update
    June 30, 2020

    June 30, 2020 Software Update

    Another week, another update to the FarmBot web app! Here’s what’s new: Changes to icon sizing and spread Since the release of the new MARK AS command a few months ago, it has been easy to systematically update the size of your...

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  • June 26, 2020 Software Update
    June 26, 2020

    June 26, 2020 Software Update

    We just deployed another set of updates to the web app: New Controls and Sensors panels All of the content from the Controls page has been moved into two new Farm Designer panels for Controls (crosshairs icon) and Sensors (thermometer icon)....

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  • June 24, 2020 Software Update
    June 24, 2020

    June 24, 2020 Software Update

    Hi all, This morning we released a big new update to the web app including a relocation of some core features, some visual refreshes, and a host of new features. Here’s what’s new: New farm designer panels for Photos and...

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  • June 18, 2020 Software Update
    June 18, 2020

    June 18, 2020 Software Update

    Hi all, Today we released a new version of the FarmBot web app with a few new features and fixes: Settings anchor links When providing customer support here in the forum or over email, we are regularly referring users to...

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  • June 12, 2020 Software Update
    June 12, 2020

    June 12, 2020 Software Update

    Yesterday we deployed a new version of the FarmBot web app and released FarmBot OS v10.1.2. Here’s the roundup of what’s new: New device settings panel We’re on a quest to move most of the app experience into the Farm...

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  • May 26, 2020

    May 26, 2020 Software Update

    Hi all, Quick update for you on the web app side of things today: Fixed a bug where setting a location variable to a group in a regimen was not functioning. Fixed an issue with tool verification in the pre-made...

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  • May 19, 2020 Software Update
    May 19, 2020

    May 19, 2020 Software Update

    Hi FarmBot community, This morning we released a major new version of FarmBot OS (v10.0.0) and deployed a new version of the web app to go along. There are some important details in this update that we hope you will...

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  • New software how-to guides
    April 29, 2020

    New software how-to guides

    Since sending out hundreds of new FarmBots to new customers over the last few months, we listened to your feedback and have improved our software documentation to provide a more guided experience. Our new how-to guides explain how to accomplish common tasks with...

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  • April 13, 2020 Software Update
    April 13, 2020

    April 13, 2020 Software Update

    Today we deployed a huge new update to FarmBot OS and the web app that many of you have been waiting for. Let’s get started! Filter-based groups At long last, you can now create dynamic groups of plants, weeds, points,...

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