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Stopping program while running
« on: April 08, 2016, 12:09:14 AM »
I have had to Stop my program while running and when I press cycle start it seems to lose its place.Should I raise up the cutter before pressing cycle start?

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Re: Stopping program while running
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2016, 02:04:30 AM »
Different versions of Mach3 may behave slightly differently but...

To pause a running Gcode use Feed-Hold (spacebar) and when all motion has stopped then press Stop.
To re-commence Gcode execution press Cycle Start.

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