Connecting to MatterControl: Baud Rate

When going through the initial printer setup process, MatterControl will attempt to connect to your printer using the default settings. If this fails, please perform the following:

If the connection fails, click the ‘Cancel’ button.

Next, click the ‘Printer’ tab at the top right.

Navigate to General > General > Baud Rate and select the drop down list. If "250000" was selected, try "115200".

(OPTIONAL for Windows Users):

Next, open the Device Manager so that you can confirm the baud rate for the connected device.

For Windows 10 users, right-click the 'Windows/Start' icon in the lower-left of your screen, then select Device Manager.

With your Pulse connected and powered ON, locate the drop-down list labeled 'Ports (COM &LPT)'.

Right-click the device's COM Port and select 'Properties'

Click the ‘CONNECT’ button at the top left of the screen.

When the connection succeeds, the screen will look similar to this:

The 'Disconnect' and 'Print' buttons will be enabled.  

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