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Offline otpco

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ESS Did not respond ?
« on: August 21, 2016, 07:22:43 AM »
Hi all ,.
I am having a few problems with my new to me smooth stepper ..
I am running win7 pro. its the not the usb version.
 I get the message the ess did not respond to wake up message .
Any ideas . I am trying to get this to work so as I can replace my existing computer 

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Re: ESS Did not respond ?
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2016, 03:49:27 AM »
Sorry for all the questions but...

Which version of Mach3 are you using ?
Which version of the ESS plugin are you using ?
Did you use the SCU to set it all up ?
Is the top green LED blinking twice per second ?
Are you using a separate PSU for the ESS power ?


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