Sparkbooth 6 Release Notes

Recent changes to Sparkbooth 6 and Sparkbooth DSLR 6

6.1.63 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix Facebook page timeline album uploading

6.1.62 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Update Facebook uploader for latest service version
  • Add export setting for stickers
  • Fix importing of image favorite and hidden settings
  • Fix image set export default filename

6.1.61 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Update translations

6.1.60 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix photo size select drop down list

6.1.59 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix camera display message over settings dialog

6.1.58 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix drawing screen timeout issue
  • Fix display of classic button with blank label text

6.1.56 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix drawing screen non-draggable stickers

6.1.55 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix layout editor property dialog constraints
  • Fix issue where photo proportion may change

6.1.54 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix blank failure url gateway screen issue
  • Fix gateway display for disabled start screens

6.1.53 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Updated embedded web browser used to a modern version. Sparkbooth is no longer dependent on the version of Internet Explorer installed. Several services like SmugMug, Flickr, and Tumblr, no longer support Internet Explorer, so this fixes sign in for these services.
  • Updated for MacOS 10.15 Catalina. Previous versions of Sparkbooth will not run on MacOS 10.15 or later.
  • Improved webcam quality on MacOS.
  • Guests can select photo layouts of different photo size. For example, on the selection screen - guests can select either a portrait or square photo layout.
  • Added Telnyx and Vonage (formerly Nexmo) texting services to send photos to your guest's mobile devices.
  • Improved sticker drag, scale and rotate controls for the drawing screen
  • For Sparkbooth DSLR Canon, added support for new camera models including EOS RP, EOS Kiss X10 / EOS Rebel SL3 / EOS 250D / EOS 200D II, PowerShot G7X Mark III / PowerShot G5X Mark II, EOS M6 Mark II / EOS 90D, EOS M200.

6.0.157 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Update translations

6.0.156 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix photo size select drop down list

6.0.155 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix blank failure url gateway screen issue
  • Fix gateway display for disabled start screens

6.0.151 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Fix false warning for DSLR license

6.0.150 Download: Windows  Mac  Windows Canon DSLR  Windows Nikon DSLR

  • Remove slower non-legacy GIF encoder
  • Fix screen overlay, background, video random selection
  • Update licensing component


  • Longer email provider list
  • Fix UI resizing when changing themes
  • Fix importing of telephone numbers into Send Photo Later queue
  • Hide lock mode message in empty photo kiosk


  • Separate gateway screen setting for session and photo album
  • Fix initial tool selection for drawing screen
  • Fix importing of non-supported photo size layouts
  • Counters import will skip if type, action, name, and target are the same as existing
  • By default counters will not be exported


  • Fix photo kiosk page up and down shortcut


  • Fix for slow photo layout rendering


  • Disclosure, get ready, and drawing screens log to status file
  • Add controls position to photo kiosk settings
  • Update Twilio invalid login credentials error message


  • Add Send to Account Facebook notification


  • Add missing message font settings to Photo Kiosk mode


  • Increase background transparency of modal dialogs
  • Fix SmugMug and Facebook callback urls
  • Disable toggle selection of starting screens


  • Use external browser to sign into Send to Account Facebook uploaders
  • Remove unused Facebook permission
  • Improve error handling of settings import
  • Add font and animated text settings to kiosk mode
  • Remove Custom Facebook App which is no longer supported


  • Update translations
  • Fix animated text issue with space-only messages
  • Export includes video sets when movie files are enabled
  • Remove unused Facebook permissions
  • Add photo layout reset to startup reset


  • Fix button rendering for None theme


  • Update back icon for album screens and select icon for Send Photo Later queue


  • Fix for blank text labels for start screen buttons
  • Fix for Always In Front toggling on some Windows 10


  • Google services authorization always use external browser
  • Change success url for Flickr, SmugMug, and Tumblr


  • Fix startup crash for some Windows 10 installs
  • Update Facebook success login url
  • Update mobile sending error messaging


  • Update Facebook service version
  • Mailchimp authentication can use external browser
  • Clear session data after Send Photo Later queue upload


  • Show current unfavorited selected on selection screens


  • Display save errors as notifications


  • Change Dropbox login to use external browser
  • Do not render drawing area for layout preview
  • Selection screens should show already selected items first


  • Fix Facebook Post Share uploader
  • Display Facebook access expire date


  • Extend Facebook login duration


  • Fix screen overlay issue on retake
  • Speed up animated text countdown
  • Include photo url in upload log


  • Trim portrait, no rotation correctly for webcam
  • Update legacy GIF encoder


  • Fix Facebook login for mobile and hotspot domains


  • Fix layout editor text color picker


  • Fix for Windows 10 1903 update


  • Fix mirror booth mode for non-English language


  • Login in using external browser for SmugMug and Flickr
  • Fix Facebook link sharing
  • Fix Facebook login warning


  • Fix login verification for some uploaders


  • Fix Facebook login and update service version


  • Update SendGrid service
  • Fix clipping of layout editor toolbar
  • Fix saving of notifier settings
  • Other minor updates


  • Add 4:3 photo sizes


  • Add draggable / adjustable / resizable stickers


  • Option to disable telephone mask
  • Fix SmugMug uploading
  • Other minor updates


  • Keep layout editor overlay image layer on top
  • Update QWERTY email keyboard
  • Fix Disclosure screen file selection
  • Update translations
  • Remove notifiers from Send Photo Later uploads


  • Add selection check mark to start screens
  • Add Use EU setting to MailGun notifier
  • Fix photo layout change button
  • Warning for Logitech Capture software


  • Fix custom filename hour placeholder
  • Add support for EOS 5DS, 5DS R, 7D Mark II, 80D, Kiss M / EOS M50, EOS R, 1D C, 1D Mark III, 1D Mark IV, 1D X, 1D X Mark II, 1Ds Mark III, PowerShot SX70 HS [Canon DSLR]


  • Update for new Facebook login


  • Add support for Nikon D850, D5600, D7500, z6, z7 [DSLR Nikon]
  • Fix month and minute tokens for custom file name
  • Optimize album screen memory usage


  • Fix listing Facebook pages
  • Add setting to disable guest upload prompt for 1 uploader
  • Fix Get Ready screen live view display


  • Fix for Gateway screen settings screen


  • UI layout tweaks for long translations


  • Configurable touch and hold corners
  • Update translations
  • Ready screen minimum time is 3 seconds or 0 to disable count


  • Fix overlay selection screen title text


  • Update to new Twitter service
  • Removed MobypictureTwitter, TwitPic, TwitrPix, and YFrog uploaders
  • Fix some keyboard shortcuts for cover screen


  • Add url match types and buying parameter to gateway screen
  • Fix webcam initialization for DSLR


  • Fix background generators


  • Always pre-render layouts
  • Output gateway and upload prompt screen to status file
  • Add setting to change print prompt submit key to F13
  • Fix layout rendering timeout handling


  • Fix custom color selection for drawing region


  • Add gateway payment screen option for photo kiosk
  • Add start times control for video countdown settings
  • Fix default prints for photo kiosk
  • Improve caching for portrait and banner images


  • Fixes and improvements to get ready screen


  • Fix start session when locked
  • Change touch lock color to grey
  • Show more items in Premium settings list
  • Show other live view camera settings for Mirror Booth


  • Add support for Canon T7, 2000D, T100
  • Fix applying font changes from Messages settings
  • Add no countdown sound option
  • Other minor fixes


  • New modern flat button styles
  • New mirror booth mode. Customize with your own videos.
  • Drawing screen to allow guests to sign or draw on their photos. Can be used for photo booth or mirror booth mode.
  • New stickers to allow guests to apply sticker images. Customize with your own images.
  • New video countdowns. Additional video countdowns.
  • New gateway screen that can be used take payments or display survey before starting photo booth
  • New disclosure screen to display html or image files for privacy policies or other disclosures
  • Configure buttons to be display at top or bottom of screen
  • Display multiple screen overlays and green screens on selection screen
  • Use new Facebook service for uploading photos to business pages
  • Add additional prints to guests selected print copies from print prompt screen. Useful for ensuring you have a print for a photo book in addition to prints for guests.
  • New photo layout background generators
  • New media library for images in photo layout editor
  • New Gmail emailer
  • New Dropbox uploader
  • New uploader
  • New Google Photo uploader
  • New Google Drive uploader
  • Add EU server option for MailGun emailer
  • Improved Nikon component
  • New notifiers to send emails or texts when counters search configured limits
  • Add COUNTDOWN and TRIGGER to status file output when countdown or photo trigger is displayed
  • Export individual screen overlays, green screen backgrounds, and countdowns