Starting Mach4 With Command Line Parameters

Modifying the Mach4 shortcut

Right click on the Icon used to open Mach4 and select Properties.

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Change the target line and add the appropriate properties.

 

List of optional parameters

Parameter Type Description
/d debug Turn on debugging code
/p profile=<str> Instance 0 Profile Name
/p1 profile1=<str> Instance 1 Profile Name
/p2 profile2=<str> Instance 2 Profile Name
/p3 profile3=<str> Instance 3 Profile Name
/p4 profile4=<str> Instance 4 Profile Name
/p5 profile5=<str> Instance 5 Profile Name
/e edit-mode Launch in screen edit mode
/ip install-plugin=<str> Plugin Package Path
/ip remove-plugin=<str> Plugin Package Name (No extension)
/i instance=<str> Target Instance (only valid with -o)
/o open-file=<str> GCode File Path
/f full-screen Start GUI in full screen mode
/m remove-menubar Start GUI with menubar removed

Multiple parameters can be added on the same line with a space in between each parameter.

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