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[title] SetupSelecting a Terminal Emulator
[* icon_note] To set up the network connection on the Duet, we must use a terminal emulation program to talk to the Duet via the USB cable.
[* icon_note]
We recommend using [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|YAT] in Windowshave recommendations for what software to use on Windows, Mac OS and Linux. This is because 3D printer host programs (such as [http://www.pronterface.com/|Pronterface]) and other terminal emulation programs may send all characters in uppercase, and yourwhich causes problems when making changes to WiFi settings (SSIDsettings, as the SSID and password ) are case sensitive.
[* blue] Windows users: [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|Download YAT herewe recommend [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|downloading YAT.] Install YAT using default options.
[* black] Setup YAT to use <LF> as the end of line character. Go to "Terminal" Menu -> "Settings" -> "Text Settings" -> "EOL sequence:" set to <LF>

[* blue] Mac OSX Users: youusers: we recommend using [https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/serialtools/id611021963|SerialTools from the AppStore]. You can also connect to your Duet using the built-in 'screen' terminal application, butapplication.
[* blue] Linux users:
we recommend using a GUI applicationCuteCom, but you can also use Terminal-based tools such as [https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/serialtools/id611021963|SerialTools fromMinicom, or the AppStore].
[* black] Open Applications > Utilities > Terminal. Run '''ls /dev/tty.*''' Copy the result that has USB in the name. For example; '''/dev/tty.usbmodem1411'''
[* black] Run '''screen /dev/tty.usbmodem1411 115200'''. Replace "usbmodem1411" with the result you received. You should see a blank screen. Hit enter and you should see OK returned. You are connected successfully.
[* icon_caution] If you get an error, ''Sorry, could not find a PTY.'' unplug the USB, plug it back in and try again
built-in 'screen' command.
[* icon_note] Some users have reported issues with YAT under Windows 8 not connecting properly. If YAT does not work, try [http://www.pronterface.com/|Pronterface]The following three steps explain how to confirm the computer can talksetup a terminal emulator to the Duetconnect to your Duet, for each operating system.
[title] SetupSelecting a Terminal Emulator
[* icon_note] To set up the network connection on the Duet, we must use a terminal emulation program to talk to the Duet via the USB cable.
[* icon_note]
We recommend using [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|YAT] in Windowshave recommendations for what software to use on Windows, Mac OS and Linux. This is because 3D printer host programs (such as [http://www.pronterface.com/|Pronterface]) and other terminal emulation programs may send all characters in uppercase, and yourwhich causes problems when making changes to WiFi settings (SSIDsettings, as the SSID and password ) are case sensitive.
[* blue] Windows users: [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|Download YAT herewe recommend [https://sourceforge.net/projects/y-a-terminal/|downloading YAT.] Install YAT using default options.
[* black] Setup YAT to use <LF> as the end of line character. Go to "Terminal" Menu -> "Settings" -> "Text Settings" -> "EOL sequence:" set to <LF>

[* blue] Mac OSX Users: youusers: we recommend using [https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/serialtools/id611021963|SerialTools from the AppStore]. You can also connect to your Duet using the built-in 'screen' terminal application, butapplication.
[* blue] Linux users:
we recommend using a GUI applicationCuteCom, but you can also use Terminal-based tools such as [https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/serialtools/id611021963|SerialTools fromMinicom, or the AppStore].
[* black] Open Applications > Utilities > Terminal. Run '''ls /dev/tty.*''' Copy the result that has USB in the name. For example; '''/dev/tty.usbmodem1411'''
[* black] Run '''screen /dev/tty.usbmodem1411 115200'''. Replace "usbmodem1411" with the result you received. You should see a blank screen. Hit enter and you should see OK returned. You are connected successfully.
[* icon_caution] If you get an error, ''Sorry, could not find a PTY.'' unplug the USB, plug it back in and try again
built-in 'screen' command.
[* icon_note] Some users have reported issues with YAT under Windows 8 not connecting properly. If YAT does not work, try [http://www.pronterface.com/|Pronterface]The following three steps explain how to confirm the computer can talksetup a terminal emulator to the Duetconnect to your Duet, for each operating system.