Build Number: 20151207001 – December 8th, 2015.


New Features, Improvements and Optimizations


  • Significantly upgraded 3d preview with all new IBL & PBR support with Metal & Smoothness workflow.
  • Added ability to view Skybox, Color & Ambient backgrounds.
  • Added Exposure controls to the 3d preview.
  • Added Reinhard tonemapping to the 3d preview.
  • Added MSAA in the 3d preview.
  • Added free rotation to the 3d preview.
  • Added MatID support in the baker (MeshID) with user selectable colors or preset RGBCMY.
  • Added NGon support for imported meshes.
  • Increased the max number of HP meshes to 255.
  • Substantially improved the AA quality when baking AO.
  • Added support for custom FBX tangent space in the baker.
  • Added support for FBX vertex color baking.
  • Reorganised the Preferences tab.
  • Added an option in the preferences to show a warning message if Knald is exited before saving modified settings.
  • Increased online activation grace period from 7 to 30 days.
  • Updated the Beta documentation.
  • Updated tooltips.
  • Miscellaneous improvements and optimizations.


Bug fixes


  • Fixed some rare license authentication issues.
  • Fixed some small issues with the Curvature/Cavity and Convexity sliders.
  • Fixed issue where Copy/Paste breaks if you close the Copy/Paste popup.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes.