Local Beta 5.6.1

Release Date: June 18th, 2020

Operating Systems: macOS, Windows, and Linux

Download Local 5.6.1 (Beta) for macOS

  • SHA1: ad7e2090fc8b6355439f187d1bb77d6d0e77eaec

Download Local 5.6.1 (Beta) for Windows

  • SHA1: 68c9fceebbee7d524036ec4a79a0d65a3fd3ecdc

Download Local 5.6.1 (Beta) as Linux deb (Ubuntu, Debian, Mint)

  • SHA1: 8cd1bb02eb08342b8d80a7b922f5a24859a4c6f2

Download Local 5.6.1 (Beta) as Linux rpm (Fedora, Red Hat Linux, CentOS)

  • SHA1: 88eb0c3e8d05b6f19416c2f841e65346bd50eda6

What’s New in Local Beta 5.6.1


  • If you enable “Show Develop Menu” under Preferences » Advanced, you can now right-click on elements in the UI to inspect them, much like Chrome.
  • Added preview tabs under Pro for Live Reload and Image Optimizer

Bug Fixes

  • Live Link MU plugins are now automatically updated when enabling Live Links and automatically deleted when Local is shut down
  • Fixed issue where clicking on “Trust” for site certificates would trust the certificate, but not immediately show “Trusted”
  • Allow Link Checker to scroll when there are enough results to cause overflow
  • Fixed issue with Pro Tunnels where the subdomain and authentication would regenerate in some cases during reconnection
  • Various stability improvements concerning Connect to WP Engine
  • Fixed issue where pulling a Flywheel site into a Local site with a different table prefix and the database excluded would cause WordPress to show the installation flow.