Etcher 1.0.0-beta16 release


The latest Etcher beta is out, get it from Here’s the changelog below:

v1.0.0-beta.16 - 2016-11-01


  • Use info icon instead of “SHOW FULL FILE NAME” in first step.
  • Display image path base name as a tooltip on truncated image name.
  • Add support for etch images.


  • Fix Etcher leaving zombie processes behind in GNU/Linux.
  • Prevent escaping issues during elevation by surrounding paths in double quotes.
  • Fix “Unexpected end of JSON” error in Windows.
  • Fix drag and drop not working anymore.
  • Don’t clear selection state when re-selecting an image.


  • Publish standalone (portable) Windows builds.