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[title] Basics
[* blackred] You can ''import''import an SVG file to turn into G-CodeG-code by selecting '''Import''', then '''SVG''', as indicated by the ''red arrows''red arrows in the first picture. Then, select the SVG file you want to import.
[* blackred] You can ''import''import an SVG file to turn into G-CodeG-code by selecting '''Import''', then '''SVG''', as indicated by the ''red arrows''red arrows in the first picture. Then, select the SVG file you want to import.
[* black] You can also create shapes like squares, circles, triangles, stars, in addition to writing text and importing easel icons, as indicated by the ''red boxes'' in the second image
[* black] Select the '''Circle''' and ''draw a circle'' using your mouse. You will then see a new tool open up, as indicated by the ''green box'.' This is your '''Depth of Cut''' tool that will allow you to set how deep you mill into your material.
[* black] You can determine the dimension by sliding the bar or entering it manually at the bottom of the '''Depth of Cut''' tool.
[* black] ''Note,'' if you wish to cut through your material all the way, measure and set your depth of cut to be ''no more than 0.5 mm ''so that you can get the most out of your sacrificial cutting board.
[* black] Additionally, you will be able to select where you will be cutting relative to the shape, as indicated by the ''orange box'' in the image. You can cut '''On the Path''', '''Outside''' of it, '''Inside''' of it, '''Outline''' it or '''Fill''' the entire area.