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g-code [2017/07/01 04:51]
Matthew Upp
g-code [2018/01/17 01:25] (current)
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 ===== USB ===== ===== USB =====
 +The printer uses a Micro-B USB 2.0 cable. When connecting to the printer make sure to use a good quality cable that is meant for data transfer. Using a Micro-B USB cable that came with your phone, tablet, or even the included USB cable may work but are usually not the best cables to trust for reliable & consistent data connection between the printer and the other device such as a laptop, desktop computer, or Raspberry Pi. Using a Micro-B USB 2.0 cable with a [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Ferrite_bead|ferrite bead]] may help but should not be necessary.
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 Sending G-code over USB is not the only way to send G-code but is probably the easiest. Many slicer programs have the ability to send G-code to the printer via USB. See your slicer documentation for this feature. \\ Sending G-code over USB is not the only way to send G-code but is probably the easiest. Many slicer programs have the ability to send G-code to the printer via USB. See your slicer documentation for this feature. \\
g-code.txt · Last modified: 2018/01/17 01:25 by Matthew Upp