In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to download LaserCut 5.3 and Install it. Laser Cut very old but still very useful software to control laser machines. Mainly LaserCut inherit to run laser machines with controller cards MPC6515 and MPC6535
You can Download LaserCut 5.3 from this link - Download
After downloading extract the files from the zipped archive to a new directory.
The archive contains 3 folders,
• Driver – USB Dongle. An additional driver for the USB dongle if you are using a 64-bit version of Windows 7
• Driver – Laser Cutter. The driver to connect directly to the laser cutter.
In a typical install, all the required drivers will be set up as part of the Lasercut Installer, the additional drivers are only provided for completeness.
Run the “Setup.exe” program from within the LaserCut 5.3 folder, this will start the installation of
Like most older programs Lasercut prefers to run from the default paths.
The program will install Lasercut, the drivers for the USB dongle and the drivers for the laser cutter.
3. Checking the Drivers
Connect both the Laser cutter and the USB dongle to the computer. If the drivers have installed correctly then they will appear in the device manager as shown above. If the USB dongle has not installed correctly it will appear as EZ-USB-FX2 with a warning symbol next to it. To manually update the driver right click to an item in device manager. Select Update driver and then manually select the folder downloaded in the first step. Windows will then determine which driver is best for your version of windows and update appropriately.
There are two versions of Lasercut located within the program path, a full version, and a demonstration version.
The full version of Lasercut, “Lasercut53.exe”, will only run if the
The demo version of Lasercut, “Lasercut53_Demo.exe”, will run even if the
5. Selecting the appropriate Laser cutter
For the first execution of the Lasercut program simply run the appropriate
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