How do I connect my Pronterface to my 3d printer?

How do I connect my Pronterface to my 3d printer?

How do I connect my printer? Turn your printer on and connect to your computer using the USB cable. In Pronterface, select the correct connection for Port (green in photo below) and change the number following the @ to 250000 (blue in photo below). Then hit connect.

How do I get a Pronterface to work?


  1. Connect your printer with the computer and start Pronterface.
  2. The next thing you need to do is to select the communication port from the first drop-down menu.
  3. Then, choose the baud rate (speed of transmission, typically 115200) and press “Connect”.

How do you print Pronterface?

How to operate Pronterface

  1. The Load file button is used to load the desired model.
  2. Choose the port to which the printer is connected to the computer.
  3. The Print button starts the printing process.
  4. The Disconnect button disconnects the printer from the computer.

Why won’t my computer recognize my 3D printer?

If you do not find it in the Windows start menu, click on the Windows button and type devmgmt. msc – that is the device manager. Disconnect and reconnect the 3D printer by unplugging and replugging the USB cable to see which device in the list is popping up – this is your printer.

How to connect Anet A8 3D printer to PC?

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Why does my Anet A8 not connect to USB?

DFlash0, I’m having a similar issue with my Anet a8 (stock mainboard and firmware). Anytime I connect a USB cable to the Anet a8 mainboard I get incorrect heat bed temp readings. If I remove the USB cable (and reboot) there are no issues.

Can a Anet A8 i3 Prusa clone connect via USB?

Having the same problems with my newer version of the Anet A8 i3 Prusa clone – cannot connect to the printer via USB. (Windows 7, Enterprise) I did also install the Arduino sketch editor, with the USB and COM drivers it suggested, but still don’t see other than “ECP Printer Port (LPT1)” under Ports (COM & LPT).

Where is the installer file for Anet A8?

These drivers are erroneous and prone to cause problems. Sometime re-installation works, once did work for me. The SD card supplied by Anet contains a folder (on my SD card: .\\A8\\A8资料\\Software\ Drive) with the installer file of the driver.