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Offline Cuemaker

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USB to PARALLEL WIN 7
« on: January 11, 2019, 11:02:18 AM »
Is it possible to use a usb to parallel cable converter on a K2 cnc with geckos.. Is there a special setup???
just in case I need to upgrade to a newer computer
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Re: USB to PARALLEL WIN 7
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 11:53:38 AM »
No.
But you can use a USB or ethernet motion controller instead of the parallel port.
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Re: USB to PARALLEL WIN 7
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 03:16:19 PM »
Is it possible to use a usb to parallel cable converter on a K2 cnc with geckos.. Is there a special setup???
just in case I need to upgrade to a newer computer

just NO
anything is possible, just try it.
if you find some mistakes, in my bad bavarian english,they are yours.