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How to use and install the online print driver for Anet 3D printer?

Online printing need to connect computer to the 3D printer by data cable. The printer cannot be powered off in the printing process, and the computer cannot sleep or go screensaver, or the data transmission will be failure, it is inconvenient to use, we do not advise users to print model by this way.

It is recommended to turn off the anti-virus software before installing the driver to prevent the accidental and cause the installation to fail.

  1. Connecting computer to the printer by USB cable.
  • Install the online driver and choose the CH340 file in the description folder (only after successful connection, the anti-virus software may report poison, add to trust).
  • Choose“File”→“Preferences”,Choose “Pronterface UI” and click“OK”.

4、Choose“File”→“Machine Settings”,Select max number at serial port, Baudrate is 115200.

  • Load the model, this arrow icon show that we have contacted the computer. Click where it points, there will be one new Pop-ups window.

We can click on the gray ring on the window to control the motion of the XYZE axis. “0.1, 1, 10, 100” are the each amount of motion. The text box in the lower right corner can be input G code to control. If you are not familiar with it, please do not change anything. Click “Print” to start printing. Please be careful during printing to avoid printing failure.

*: If you cannot connect properly, please install the corresponding driver or download the third-party driver software.

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