This is from the December 27, 2011 Q&A Webinar for Make The Cut!
00:00 Opening Remarks
01:25 - Setting up Print and Cut – Using Chapter 9 of MTC/Zing Manual
01:45 2 Ways to get to the on-line manual
03:45 – 42:30 Calibrating X/Y Offsets to do Accurate Print and Cuts
04:36 Confusion with Loading Mat into Machine
Note: Discussion applies to any machine with a Laser or LED Light Registration for 3 point registration plug-in. Black Cat Cougar owners need to use the KNK plugi-n.
10:00 Landscape vs Portrait
11:08 Calibration of Laser Offset & Why You need to do it
36:00 End of Demo on Calibration of X/Y Offset opens to ?s
39:25 Bryan’s Cheating Method on Lining Up for Print and Cut
43:20 ? on Creating a customized mat for actual paper size as told to do in the MTC Manual
47:19 Can Virtual mats be edited (no, you can delete or create all you want)
48:25 Does Printer Mode (Portrait vs Landscape) have to match mat?
For Silhouette Machines, yes. For Laser Registration – No
49:20 Discussion on incremental values to move x/y offsets by
50:15 Discussion on Whether you need to recalibrate when changing blade types, blade holders – Short Answer – usually not
53:58 Does Mat need to be all the way to the far right in Zing?
55:00 Print and Cut in General once machine is calibrated
56:58 Can you design and print with 1 computer and printer and take to another computer with cutter and do a Print and Cut?
01:04:00 “Scan and Cut” (See also last 30 minutes of 12/6/11 Webinar
Cutting Preprinted material without registration marks
01:06:55 Brief Discussion of way shown in 12/6/11 Webinar
01:11:14 Joe’s example using a stamped image and adding 4 dots to corners of a square
Note: More to come