Click here to download the latest beta Status: Customer Beta
Purpose: Features, Improvements, Fixes
Requirements: A valid product key (for Affinity Store purchases), or an installation of the full retail version from the Microsoft Store

As this is a beta it is considered to be not suitable for production use. This means that you should not attempt to use it for commercial purposes or for any other activity that may be adversely affected by the application failing, including the total loss of any documents. We hope you enjoy the latest build, and as always, if you've got any problems, please don't hesitate to post a new thread in this forum and we'll get back to you as soon as we can. Thanks once again for your continued feedback. 

If you have a general question about the software, please head over to the Questions Forum, or if you have any suggestions, please head over to the Feature Requests forum. Fixes Fixed crash when installing a new font Fixed new fonts failing to appear when several thousand fonts have been installed Fixed hang when pressing ESC to cancel Navigator panel Movement Fixed clipped Asset names in list view Fixed Styles missing labels when using grid view Fixed inability to assign Backspace key as a shortcut Added missing Select menu to Export Persona Fixed Studio panel group gets disconnected after switching Personas  1.7.1.404 (RC2) release notes To be notified about all future Windows beta updates, please follow this notification thread 
To be notified when this Designer update comes out of beta and is fully released to all Affinity Designer on Windows customers, please follow this thread