First, start the server software of “Smart Laser CO2”.
In the case of the “executable file version”, please start it by double-click the “smartlaser.exe” that has been installed. In the case of the “Python version”, please start it by double-click the “run.bat”.
It will display the following command prompt. If “# LasaurGrbl XX.XX” shows at the last line, it means that this process is correct and the controller is properly connected.
If the “# LasaurGrbl XX.XX” does not show up, maybe the controller and the PC are not connected, or the driver is not installed correctly.
Execute by double-click “run.command” in the installed folder. The following terminals will be desplayed. If “# LasaurGrbl XX.XX” shows up at the last line, it means this process is correct and controllers are properly connected.
Please move the directory that has been installed on the terminal, then execute the “./run.sh” command. If “# LasaurGrbl XX.XX” shows up at the last line, it means this process is correct and controllers are properly connected.
Please use the latest Chrome or FireFox.
If the execution of the server software is complete, then launch the Web browser to access the server.
If execute the browser and the server software with the same PC, please access the “http://127.0.0.1:4444/”.
If you can boot successfully, you will see a green”Ready” at the top right corner of the display.
If the USB is not connected or not be recognized, an orange “disconnect” will show up.
Please click the home button, do the homing. If do not do the homing, it operates in a state that does not know the current position, it is not able to carry out the processing of in the correct position.
“Smart Laser CO2″uses a browser to access the server software, so even if you exit the browser, server software will not be the end.
On the contrary, even if you exit the browser, you can use the “Smart Laser CO2” again by accessing the server on the browser.
If you want to finish it, just please click the “×” button of the command prompt for the server software.
If you want to finish it, just please click the “×” button of the terminal for the server software. The following confirmation messages will show up, please click on the “Close” button.
The terminal that is executed by server software can be terminated with the “CTRL + C” key.
By clicking on the tab that is displayed on the left side, you will be able to switch the screen. There are “Laser processing screen” , “file reading screen”, “movement ・ JOG screen”, and “log screen”.
In the laser processing screen, it is possible to set of processing and carry out the execution. You can read the data of processing in the “file read screen”, and then execute the processing in the “laser processing screen”.
In the file reading screen, do read of processing data files. Please check the “Creating processing data” while creating processing data.
When reading the processing data files in the “file reading screen”, please click the “read” button, and then select the SVG or DXF files.
If the reading is successful, the data of processing is displayed as follows. By clicking the “Add to laser processing” button, it is able to execute the processing that is reflected by the processing data in the “laser processing screen”.
In addition, it is able to read the SVG file by specifying the dpi.
In movement ・ JOG screen, you can make a axis move or JOG processing.
In addition, also can move “movement ・ JOG screen”by keyboard.
Press keyboard arrow keys “↑, ↓, →, ←” can do the axis movement. By combining the “Alt” key and the “Shift” key, can change the moving distance.
You can confirm in the list of messages that are displayed so far.