Connecting A Thunder Laser To LightBurn Via USB

Connecting A Thunder Laser To LightBurn Via USB

If you have a MAC, it is suggested to use an Ethernet connection, see here:Connecting A Thunder Laser To LightBurn Via Ethernet


Here is how to connect your thunder laser to the computer via usb:




WINDOWS USERS: If you do not have the FTDI driver installed as mentioned you can download and run the LightBurn installer again and, when prompted, check the box to install the usb driver for dsp controllers:









or get them here and manually install: https://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm


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