New to lightburn

  1. TopWisdom allows setting a lot of the machine settings through the control panel, so chances are you won’t need a direct connection. LightBurn will let you save to a file and put that on a USB to run on the laser.

  2. LightBurn supports SVG, AI, DXF, PDF, HPGL, and many image formats. For the vector formats, only the outlines of shapes are extracted, so any files that treat their contents like ‘paint’ will likely need some rework, or you can just export them as images and use them that way. To illustrate, read this post:

And welcome! I recognize your name from the Inventables forum years ago.

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