Benbox Laser Machines/CO2 Lasers/3D Printers

Software => Universal Gcode Sender => Topic started by: ronjo on September 20, 2016, 10:46:58 PM

Title: How to use Universal Gcode Sender on Mac OSX 10.11.6 and OS Sierra
Post by: ronjo on September 20, 2016, 10:46:58 PM
I just put together my 2.5W A5 laser from Banggood. I don't have any PCs at home.
(Been using Apple computers since 1978!).

To start testing I downloaded Universal Gcode Sender from here:

But when I started UGS there where no Port available to select.
After researching a bit, the solution was easy.
You just enter the path to your serial driver in the box.

In my case:

So now I can finally run my steppers from UGS.

Where did I find the serial driver you might ask?
I had issues communicating with my Arduinos, but this post lead my to the solution:

And for OS Sierra: