Getting Started

Common Problems If your post ends up in here, don’t feel singled out - Quite the opposite - your issue is something that so many people run into that we’re putting it here to help other new users.
About the Getting Started category [Getting Started] (2)
First time users - welcome! [Getting Started] (3)

If you’ve never used LightBurn before, here are a few general usage videos to help get you going: Device setup: Interface walkthrough:…

User Introductions ( 2 3 4 ) [Getting Started] (78)
2 passes per Job? [Getting Started] (3)
Help needed job origin [Common Problems] (5)
Laser either burning too high or too low [Getting Started] (2)
Eleksmaker A3 2500mw laser - won't burn anything [Common Problems] (5)
Can't engrave text [Getting Started] (7)
Jog is reversed but manual commands work in the correct direction GRBL 1.1 [Common Problems] (3)
Sending Gcode to a file [Getting Started] (6)
Problem with Boss HP3655 and camera alignment [Getting Started] (7)
Slow moves not switching laser off during travel [Common Problems] (6)
X carve camera help [Getting Started] (2)
Camera Alignment Burn Alignment Issues ( 2 3 ) [Getting Started] (44)
Newbie Orientation Question [Common Problems] (7)
. 04 release changes [Common Problems] (6)
Opt Laser working on X-Controller [Getting Started] (3)
Start From options [Getting Started] (7)
Focal Length/ Material Length [Getting Started] (5)
Output Gcode for use on Mach3 [Getting Started] (4)
Job starting problems [Common Problems] (4)
Laser stays on even for position moves [Getting Started] (6)
Laser not cutting to scale [Common Problems] (7)
When cutting, and passes set to 1, my laser is cutting with two passes [Common Problems] (7)
Camera setup & misc questions [Getting Started] (2)
Edit imported traced graphic [Common Problems] (13)
Cutting first before it engraves [Getting Started] (5)
Looking for some set up assistance [Getting Started] (7)
Negative Coordinate Machine Setup [Common Problems] (2)
Looking for help setting up LIGHTBURN w/ Mac [Getting Started] (3)