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  1. Replace the two screws holding on the top left support with the 2 x M3x18 screws in the bag.
    • Replace the two screws holding on the top left support with the 2 x M3x18 screws in the bag.

    • You can replace them one at a time so you don't have to disassemble the whole printer.

    • The screws should stick out of the back of the frame, as shown in the next step.

  2. Install the mount as shown. Use the M3 Nyloc nuts to secure the mount.
    • Install the mount as shown.

    • Use the M3 Nyloc nuts to secure the mount.

  3. Install the LCD assembly onto the LCD Mount with 2 x M3x22 screws.
    • Install the LCD assembly onto the LCD Mount with 2 x M3x22 screws.

  4. Install the LCD adapter board as shown. Install the LCD adapter board as shown.
    • Install the LCD adapter board as shown.

  5. Install the ribbon cables: EXP1 on right, EXP2 on left. EXP1 on right, EXP2 on left.
    • Install the ribbon cables:

    • EXP1 on right, EXP2 on left.

  6. Use a flat head screwdriver to tune the LCD contrast. Second picture shows the contrast set too high. Third picture shows the contrast set correctly.
    • Use a flat head screwdriver to tune the LCD contrast.

    • Second picture shows the contrast set too high.

    • Third picture shows the contrast set correctly.

  7. Use MatterControl to connect to the printer.
    • Use MatterControl to connect to the printer.

  8. Navigate to the CONTROLS tab and locate the Firmware Updates section.
    • Navigate to the CONTROLS tab and locate the Firmware Updates section.

    • Click the CHANGE button.

  9. Load the .hex firmware file of the model of Pulse you wish to upgrade to.
    • Load the .hex firmware file of the model of Pulse you wish to upgrade to.

    • AVRdude.exe will complete the firmware upgrade, and your printer is ready to go!

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