How to Download and Install Lasercut 5.3 Software for Free
Lasercut 5.3 is a dedicated laser cutter control software that acts as a communication platform between the computer and the laser cutter. It is used to prepare cutting files that are sent to the controller hardware inside your laser cutter[^1^].
Lasercut 5.3 has some basic drawing functions but it becomes most useful when DXF or PLT vector files are imported into the software for upload to the laser cutter. These vector files are created in other drawing packages, such as CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator, AutoCAD, Inkscape, or the school favourite 2D Design[^1^].
Lasercut 5.3 also provides functions to simulate the cutting process that is about to occur and estimate how long the cut will take. All the information about a job can be saved and loaded by saving a project in Lasercut as an ECP file making it easy to store settings, layouts and to repeat projects in the future[^1^].
Lasercut 5.3 is compatible with Windows XP through to 10, 32 and 64 bit[^1^]. It operates via a USB dongle which contains the software license and can only be used on one computer at a time. The target computer will require a spare USB port for the dongle and a spare USB port for the laser machine communication cable[^2^].
If you want to download and install Lasercut 5.3 software for free, you can follow these steps:
Find the CD containing your Lasercut 5.3 installation application. The provided CD should be labeled as HX-9060 Laser 22.214.171.124[^2^]. If you don't have the CD, you can contact your laser machine supplier or manufacturer for a copy.
Place the CD into the CD drive of your computer. The software can also be installed from a USB dongle, Network Drive, or any other resource accessible from the new computer[^2^]. The most successful installations have been done by copying all the installation files to the local hard drive and then running the installation application from the local hard drive[^2^].
Navigate the âMy Computerâ window to your installation files as shown here. The installation file is located at \\english-9060SE\\20081224\\install\\Setup.exe[^2^]. Run the âSetup.exeâ application.
Answer all the questions for the software installation. Please use the default directories. Do NOT use the Chinese version. The program will copy the files and re-install the drivers for the soft-dog and USB laser interface[^2^].
After the installation is completed, insert the USB Dongle into a USB port that will NOT be easily disturbed. The Dongle should stay in the USB port at all times. Removing the USB dongle too often could lead to damage. A damaged USB license dongle and would require replacement at a cost of over $200[^2^].
Insert the USB cable from the Laser machine. The software should recognize the new device and ask you to confirm the driver to install[^2^].
Congratulations! You have successfully downloaded and installed Lasercut 5.3 software for free.
Please note: Lasercut 5.3 is not an open source software and it requires a valid license dongle to operate. If you want to use it on more than one computer, you will need to purchase additional license dongles from your laser machine supplier or manufacturer[^1^].
Please contact us if you need any assistance with downloading or installing Lasercut 5.3 software or if you have any questions about its features and functions. 29c81ba772