How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu

johnz
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How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu

Post by johnz » Thu May 28, 2015 8:03 am

Can some one please put a step by step guide on how to upload the firmware on Sanguinololu board??? I'm totally lost on how to do it?? :shock: I have read and read and still cant get it?? :(

zhangxueyou
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Re: LOST on how to??

Post by zhangxueyou » Thu May 28, 2015 8:38 am

It will take some time, please wait for about 30 minutes, maybe 20 minutes.

johnz
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Re: LOST on how to??

Post by johnz » Thu May 28, 2015 8:52 am

Never mind got it working using this great post!! http://www.geeetech.com/forum/viewtopic ... 20&t=16318 :D

zhangxueyou
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Re: LOST on how to??

Post by zhangxueyou » Thu May 28, 2015 9:25 am

If you want to download the firmware for geetech printer, find the one for your printer here:
viewtopic.php?f=10&t=17046
for GT2560 please come to here to install the firmware:
viewtopic.php?f=13&t=17181

1. Download arduino 1.0.1,
download link: http://www.geeetech.com/wiki/index.php ... Resources
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Unzip the file.
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For sanguinololu, you need to copy the folder named "sanguino" to the folder "hardware" of Arduino IDE.
The "sanguino" folder:
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Download this file and unzip it and move it to the folder "hardware".
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2. Connect your printer to computer, open "arduino.exe".(There is no content in arduino when you open it, if not, delete the content)
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3. Here take firmware "I3_Sanguinololu" for example.
for GT2560, you can also come to here to install the firmware:
viewtopic.php?f=13&t=17181

Open folder "I3_Sanguinololu"(files of Marlin firmware), double click the "XXX.ino" file to open the firmware in the arduino.
If you can't find the .ino file, then select all the files (59 in all) and drag them into arduino.
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4. Choose correct board type.(Tools>Board>Sanguino W/ATmega1284p 16mhz) (If you use GT2560, choose "Arduino Mega2560 or MegaADK")
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5. Choose correct serial port.(Tools>Serial Port>...(Usually only one choice for Windows)).
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6. Click the icon "→" to upload the firmware to your mainboard.
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waiting for compling and uploading.
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7. When displaying "Done uploading", you have successfully uploaded the firmware to your mainboard.
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johnz
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Re: LOST on how to??

Post by johnz » Thu May 28, 2015 9:42 am

Thank you much easier !... :D

acep001
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Re: LOST on how to??

Post by acep001 » Fri Jun 05, 2015 12:49 pm

Hi, according to step 6, could you please send me the "I3_Sanguinololu"(files of Marlin firmware), my printer is black acrylic i3. Thanks.

Sen
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Re: How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu/GT2560

Post by Sen » Sat Jun 27, 2015 1:22 am

Please send me the Firmware for Geeetech i3 pro C dual extruder with geeetech GT2560 controller please? (White board)

email: senseier2@yahoo.com

ric chin
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Re: How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu/GT2560

Post by ric chin » Sun Jun 28, 2015 1:01 pm

The firmware upload is not working for me ...I am completely lost ....Please.... Would it be possible to get concise directions for the mac other than.... its just like windows...because it is not.

zhangxueyou
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Re: How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu/GT2560

Post by zhangxueyou » Mon Jun 29, 2015 9:05 am

ric chin wrote:The firmware upload is not working for me ...I am completely lost ....Please.... Would it be possible to get concise directions for the mac other than.... its just like windows...because it is not.
Is this thread useful?
http://www.geeetech.com/forum/viewtopic ... 21&t=16320
And arduino1.6.0 is for windows, the latest version for mac is 0.56: http://www.repetier.com/w/?wpdmdl=1777

ric chin
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Re: How to upload the firmware to Sanguinololu/GT2560

Post by ric chin » Mon Jun 29, 2015 12:05 pm

I have given up on the mac...your instructions where useless, because the unit doesn't work...period. i went out in desperation thinking i'm some kind of idiot..and bought a new windows computer...down loaded all relevant files for windows did the firmware up load got confirmation it was up loaded.... and guess what....it still doesn't work...so whats your plan now? I would like to get this unit working thank you, what would be the best solution ...send the dam board or whole printer back to you...or some other strategy might be more appropriate...i am open to suggestions...

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