Select the Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter or Explore Air, Explore Air 2, or Cricut Maker Bluetooth module from the list of devices. (The name of your Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter is included in your packaging materials.) Click Pair to initiate the pairing operation. When prompted, type the Code 0000 and click Pair.

Similarly, How do I get my Cricut to connect to my computer?

How do I set up my Cricut Explore or Cricut Maker machine?
  1. Plug in the machine and power it on.
  2. Connect the machine to your computer with the USB cord or pair it via Bluetooth.
  3. Go to design.cricut.com/setup in your browser.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to sign in or create your Cricut ID.
  5. Download and install the Design Space plugin when prompted (help article).

Also, Why won’t my Cricut Air 2 connect to my computer? Make sure your Bluetooth is turned on, or connect the USB cable. Make sure that Bluetooth is toggled On -> click Add Bluetooth or other device. Select Bluetooth and wait for your PC to recognize the Cricut machine. Select the machine -> enter the PIN 0000 -> select Connect.


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Why won’t my Cricut connect to my phone?

Open the Start menu and select Settings. Open the Devices option. Ensure that Bluetooth is ON and click Add Bluetooth or other device. Select Bluetooth and wait for the computer to detect your Cricut machine.

How do you reset a Cricut Expression?

How to Reset a Cricut Expression
  1. Turn on the machine, with no cartridge installed.
  2. Grab the blade assembly with two fingers and pull the carriage gently all the way to the left.
  3. Go back to the three dials marked Speed, Size and Pressure, and roll each one all the way up and down three or four times.
  4. Press the Cut button, then turn off the machine.

Why is my Cricut not turning on?

If the machine has no power, or only intermittent power, first ensure that the plug is secure in the power port on the machine, in the power adapter, and in the wall outlet. It is possible for the cutting mat to unplug the power cord and/or USB cable from the machine as it is moving through the machine during a cut.

What software do I need for Cricut?

SCAL is the only Cricut design software that includes freestyle drawing tools. And even better, SCAL is compatible with both Mac and Windows. Pro: Make The Cut can convert raster images to vectors for cutting, and it includes quick lattice tools.

How do you turn on a Cricut?

Plug your Cricut™ machine into a grounded electrical outlet, and turn it on by pressing the On button to the right of the machine door. The doors of the machine will open when the On button is pressed. If the doors do not open, use gentle pressure to open the Cricut™ machine’s door completely.

Why is my Cricut maker flashing red?

The Knife Blade is designed to cut materials such as balsa wood and leather, it is common for the machine to give a blinking red light when the blade gets stuck in thicker materials. Simply follow the onscreen instructions, clear any debris, and press the cut button again and it will resume the cut.

Why will my Cricut not connect to my phone?

Machine Communication Error

Open your phone Settings, and unpair your Cricut machine from your mobile device. Re-pair your Cricut machine to your mobile device. Launch the Cricut Design Space app. Attempt to complete your project again.

What is the thickest material a Cricut can cut?

How do I reset the Cricut Imagine machine?
  1. Power off the Cricut Imagine machine.
  2. Hold down the button below Menu, the button directly above Menu, and power all at the same time.
  3. Hold them until a rainbow screen appears, then release the buttons.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to calibrate the screen and complete the reset.

Can you use the knife blade on Cricut explore AIR 2?

The Cricut Knife Blade is one of the new tools that works exclusively with the Cricut Maker. The Knife Blade is designed to cut materials much thicker than anything else the Cricut Explore has been able to cut before, even with the Deep Cut blade. Materials can be up to 3/32″ thick.

What does cut sensor marks mean on Cricut?

When Design Space tells you that the machine cannot read the cut sensor marks, this means that the image that you are trying to cut is set to Print then Cut. The machine is searching for the cut sensor marks that will allow it to cut the image accurately.

Can you use the knife blade on Cricut explore AIR 2?

The Cricut Knife Blade is one of the new tools that works exclusively with the Cricut Maker. The Knife Blade is designed to cut materials much thicker than anything else the Cricut Explore has been able to cut before, even with the Deep Cut blade. Materials can be up to 3/32″ thick.

Are all Cricut blades the same?

Are Cricut Blades Interchangeable? The Fine Point blade and the Bonded Fabric blade can use the same housing. Also, the QuickSwap tools can use the same housing, so if you already own one, from now on, you only need to get the tip or blade.

Do I need to calibrate my Cricut explore AIR 2?

How do you turn on a Cricut?

Plug your Cricut™ machine into a grounded electrical outlet, and turn it on by pressing the On button to the right of the machine door. The doors of the machine will open when the On button is pressed. If the doors do not open, use gentle pressure to open the Cricut™ machine’s door completely.

Why is my vinyl not cutting on Cricut?

Ensure that you are using a Cricut brand blade. Then inspect the blade and blade housing and remove any debris that may be stuck to the blade or lodged in the blade housing. Make sure to replace the blade housing back into your machine correctly. Increase the machine pressure setting and try a test cut.

How do you reset a Cricut?

How do I reset the Cricut Imagine machine?
  1. Power off the Cricut Imagine machine.
  2. Hold down the button below Menu, the button directly above Menu, and power all at the same time.
  3. Hold them until a rainbow screen appears, then release the buttons.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to calibrate the screen and complete the reset.

What is weeding vinyl?

Weeding vinyl is the process of removing the unwanted vinyl from your cut design. You can think of it like weeding a garden: you carefully dig up all the little pieces that aren’t supposed to be there, without destroying any of your beautiful flowers.

How do you clean a Cricut sensor?

To clean the cut sensor light on your Cricut Explore or Maker machine, sweep gently with a small, dry watercolor paintbrush.

Why is my Cricut cutting all the way through the vinyl?

If settings either don’t cut all the way through the material or the blade is cutting too deeply into your mat, use the half settings located between the material markings on the dial which will increase or decrease the pressure.

What is the thickest material a Cricut can cut?

Cricut Explore, Explore Air, Explore One, Explore Air 2

Formerly known as the German Carbide Premium blade, this blade resists wear and breakage for longer life, is made of durable premium German carbide steel for precision cuts, and is designed to cut light to mid-weight materials.

Do I need to calibrate my Cricut maker?

The Cricut Maker can cut tissue paper with the rotary blade and the cuts come out so clean! Tissue paper: 1, 2 or 3 colors.

How do you cut sensor marks on Cricut?

Print the calibration sheet provided by the software. Place the printed sheet on your Cricut cutting mat and hit the GO button on your Cricut. The Cricut will read the sensor marks and make a test cut on the paper, and ask you some questions about it. Then it will make a few more cuts, and ask a few more questions.

Can a Cricut engrave wood?

CRICUT MAKER : Engraving Balsa Wood. Loving the new Cricut Maker and using my engraving tool to engrave some balsa wood signs. These would make some great garden signs for your garden.

Can a Cricut engrave wood?

A Cricut Explore machine can cut pretty much anything as long as it is 2.0mm thick or thinner. And if you have a Cricut Maker, that machine has 10x the cutting force and can cut materials up to 2.4mm thick!

What does kiss cut mean?

KISSCUT: Kiss Cut stickers include light cuts within the border of your stickers. When stickers are created with kiss cuts, it means they can be peeled out of the backing material and the backing material remains. Multiple Kiss Cuts on one sticker are usually called a “sticker sheet”.

What Cricut setting for cardstock?

Glitter Cardstock: Cutting Instructions
Machine Blade Depth Multi-Cut
Cricut Expression 2 5 1
Cricut Imagine 6 1
Cricut Explore Turn the Smart Set Dial to Custom and select Glitter Cardstock.
Cricut Maker Select Browse all materials, then select Glitter Cardstock.

How do I clean my Cricut blade?

Keeping Your Cricut Blades Sharp
  1. Ball up a sheet of aluminum foil, remove the blade housing from the Cricut, depress the plunger, and stick the blade into the aluminum foil ball over and over. I do poke the point in about 50 times.
  2. Spread a piece of aluminum foil on your cutting mat and cut a simple design in it.

Can you hard reset a Cricut explore AIR 2?

You can perform a Hard Reset on the Cricut Expression 2 by following the steps below: Power off the Expression 2 machine. Hold down the magnifying glass, pause, and power buttons all at the same time. Hold until the machine gives a rainbow screen; then release the buttons.

Can the Cricut explore AIR 2 cut tissue paper?

Glitter Cardstock: Cutting Instructions
Machine Blade Depth Multi-Cut
Cricut Expression 2 5 1
Cricut Imagine 6 1
Cricut Explore Turn the Smart Set Dial to Custom and select Glitter Cardstock.
Cricut Maker Select Browse all materials, then select Glitter Cardstock.

Are all Cricut blades the same?

Are Cricut Blades Interchangeable? The Fine Point blade and the Bonded Fabric blade can use the same housing. Also, the QuickSwap tools can use the same housing, so if you already own one, from now on, you only need to get the tip or blade.

What is the print then cut feature on Cricut?

The Cricut Maker can cut tissue paper with the rotary blade and the cuts come out so clean! Tissue paper: 1, 2 or 3 colors.