Etcher v1.0.0-rc.5 release


The latest Etcher version is out, get it from!

We’re moving towards more frequent updates, so we can iterate faster on bugs and features. This small release includes a complete C++ re-write of the Windows elevation system, which was a major source of uncaught errors.


  • Fix various elevation issues on Windows
  • Treat unknown images as octet stream
  • Fix uncaught errors when cancelling elevation requests on Windows when the system’s language is not English.