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  1. Yes Skeeter it was was basically the same issue, this time i had to go in and set up printer manually issue resolved
  2. I have a MH-871 MK1 and i was using it with Corel Draw x6, (yesI have cut straight from corel) well I upgraded to Corel 2017 and haven't used my laptop to cut since, ( I have a small roland tractor paper style I use on an old xp desktop) so the other night i wanted to cut a pattern out off the laptop and Corel Draw didn't show my cutter. So I went in and I see the cutter under my USB devices and it appears to be working according to device manager. can someone tell me how to get this listed back under my printers or set up so my corel will recognize it again
  3. Yes I print from Coreldraw with this cutter on my XP machine all the time. but the Cutter shows up under my Printers as US Cutter, This one Does not it keeps showing up under other devices as FT232 USB UART. there seems to be an issue with my laptop and the drivers and the port or something
  4. Ok so I went and did some checking under printers and devices it shows under other devices FT232R USB UART says my driver is up to date but no luck getting the plotter to come up.
  5. I’m using Corel draw 2017. In driver instructions on this site it says that after downloading the drivers it should move from other devices into the Printers section of the device manager
  6. A couple of weeks ago I installed my MH-871 on my old desktop with Windows XP no problems. Today I'm trying to get my MH-871 to work on my laptop Windows 10 (64 bit) I plugged the cutter into my USB and installed the Driver as instructed on this site, Cutter shows up under Ports Com 5, I didn't get the error about the driver signature so I didn't do the restart troubleshoot steps to disable the signature of the driver, it show the drivers installed and working properly but I cannot get it to come up as a printer, it keeps showing up under other devices Can someone help ?
  7. Bunky67

    MH871 Driver?

    Ok thanks I got it figured out.
  8. Bunky67

    MH871 Driver?

    I have a MH871 Refine MK1 and I’m looking for a driver so I can set it up as a printer via USB and cut through CorelDraw X5. Using XP will the MK2 driver work on the MK1?
  9. Bunky67

    Cut DIRECTLY from COREL on MH MK2

    Can you use this set up on the standard MH 871 as well ?
  10. OK so do I which would be best, a 9 pin serial or 25 pin Parallel?
  11. Well I will try the USB first then and if all else fails go to Serial for backup if necessary
  12. I picked up a MH871 and I want to hook it up to my Dell which I already have a roland plotter connected to via Serial Port, Now I would like to hook up my MH871 to this same computer, I was thinking of running the MH871 via USB but have read of issues of the USB not being reliable. So my question is do I try the USB or can I buy a Switch box to switch between the two plotters via Serial cable?
  13. The mh871 I picked up the front measuring scale is in rough condition uscutter doesn't seem to offer a replacement. I have read where others have moved there scales to prevent the vinyl from catching. Has anyone found a replacement source? Or have any ideas
  14. The mh871 I picked up the front measuring scale is in rough condition uscutter doesn't seem to offer a replacement. I have read where others have moved there scales to prevent the vinyl from catching. Has anyone found a replacement source? Or have any ideas
  15. The mh871 I picked up the front measuring scale is in rough condition uscutter doesn't seem to offer a replacement. I have read where others have moved there scales to prevent the vinyl from catching. Has anyone found a replacement source? Or have any ideas