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.
Topic Replies Activity
About the Getting Started category 2 May 22, 2019
First time users - welcome!

If you’ve never used LightBurn before, here are a few general usage videos to help get you going: Device setup: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkNeVjbZncc Interface walkthrough: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzFsrU…

3 May 7, 2019
GRBL with 3018 home vs. origin vs. start point 13 April 5, 2020
Another newbie question 26 April 5, 2020
Picture Engraving Help 75 April 4, 2020
Lost my Laser control 6 April 3, 2020
Cutting transparent acrylic, passes and power 50 April 2, 2020
5500mw laser how to work in lightburn 17 April 1, 2020
Object Missing - Text 7 March 31, 2020
Power-beam delay while engraving? Line is normal-strong-weak-normal-normal 3 March 29, 2020
Help with Corona in my city if you have the talent, please 4 March 27, 2020
Hardware Spec - New Build 2 March 27, 2020
Dual monitor display Lap Top + Acer LB window size issue 3 March 26, 2020
Working area is too small 9 March 26, 2020
I need help with a few problems I am having 22 March 25, 2020
Layer Naming or Re-naming 7 March 25, 2020
Connecting Ethernet with a Crosswired Cable 3 March 18, 2020
Bosslaser Rotary Chuck settings 7 March 18, 2020
Where's the option to export gcode? 2 March 17, 2020
A couple questions about image shape properties 3 March 17, 2020
Delete everything thats outside of the figure 3 March 15, 2020
Images are badly burned 10 March 14, 2020
User Introductions 125 March 13, 2020
Text up front on picture engrave 7 March 11, 2020
Z axis goes down automaticly, can not stop! 2 March 10, 2020
Mac cannot find my laser 11 March 7, 2020
Eleks Master compatibility 12 April 3, 2020
Crash on initial device scan under OSX Catalina 6 April 2, 2020
Fill not closed - jump, power weirdness 12 April 2, 2020
Hello Mac craziness 14 April 2, 2020