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configuring-smoothie [2019/09/06 10:04]
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configuring-smoothie [2020/02/29 22:21]
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 <callout type="​danger"​ icon="​true"​ title="​ Notepad++">​ <callout type="​danger"​ icon="​true"​ title="​ Notepad++">​
  
-If you use Notepad++ to edit the configuration file, make sure you switch the file encoding to "​ANSI"​ (done with 2 clicks - click "​Encoding"​ on the Menu bar then click "​ANSI"​. It's easy.  Otherwise, Notepad++ will change the encoding to UTF8 by default.+If you use Notepad++ to edit the configuration file, make sure you switch the file encoding to "​ANSI"​ (done with 2 clicks- click "​Encoding"​ on the Menu bar then click "​ANSI"​. It's easy.  Otherwise, Notepad++ will change the encoding to UTF8 by default.
  
 Another good simple text editor that runs under Windows and will edit Smoothie config files with no problems is: https://​wiki.gnome.org/​Apps/​Gedit Another good simple text editor that runs under Windows and will edit Smoothie config files with no problems is: https://​wiki.gnome.org/​Apps/​Gedit
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 As these settings can be temporarily overridden with Mxxx commands there is a way to save these settings. Once saved they are reloaded on reset or boot overriding the settings in the config file. If you then edit the config file, make sure the setting you are editing is not being overridden by the override file (<​kbd>​M503</​kbd>​ will tell you if there is an active override file). This can sometimes explain why editing the config file appears to have no effect. As these settings can be temporarily overridden with Mxxx commands there is a way to save these settings. Once saved they are reloaded on reset or boot overriding the settings in the config file. If you then edit the config file, make sure the setting you are editing is not being overridden by the override file (<​kbd>​M503</​kbd>​ will tell you if there is an active override file). This can sometimes explain why editing the config file appears to have no effect.
  
-||~ M-code ​||~ Description ​||~ Example ​|+M-code ​Description ​Example | 
-|| <​kbd>​M500</​kbd> ​|| Save settings to an override file  ​|| || +| <​kbd>​M500</​kbd>​ | Save settings to an override file  | || 
-|| <​kbd>​M501</​kbd> ​|| load config-override file optionally specifying the extension ​|| <​kbd>​M501</​kbd>​ - loads <​kbd>​config-override</​kbd>,​ <​kbd>​M501 test1</​kbd>​ - loads <​kbd>​config-override.test1</​kbd> ​|+| <​kbd>​M501</​kbd>​ | load config-override file optionally specifying the extension | <​kbd>​M501</​kbd>​ - loads <​kbd>​config-override</​kbd>,​ <​kbd>​M501 test1</​kbd>​ - loads <​kbd>​config-override.test1</​kbd>​ | 
-|| <​kbd>​M502</​kbd> ​|| Delete the override file, reverting to config settings at next reset  ​||  ​|+| <​kbd>​M502</​kbd>​ | Delete the override file, reverting to config settings at next reset  |  | 
-|| <​kbd>​M503</​kbd> ​|| Display overridden settings if any ||  ​|+| <​kbd>​M503</​kbd>​ | Display overridden settings if any |  | 
-|| <​kbd>​M504</​kbd> ​|| Save the settings to an override file with specified extension ​|| <​kbd>​M504</​kbd>​ blue-pla ​||+| <​kbd>​M504</​kbd>​ | Save the settings to an override file with specified extension | <​kbd>​M504</​kbd>​ blue-pla |
  
 <callout type="​danger"​ icon="​true"​ title="​Crashing">​ <callout type="​danger"​ icon="​true"​ title="​Crashing">​