How do I change the pressure on my Cricut?

How do you use custom settings on Cricut explore AIR 2?

Using a Custom material setting

Launch the Design Space app and create or open a project. Ensure that your Cricut Maker or Cricut Explore machine is powered on and paired with your device via Bluetooth. Proceed to the cut preview screen. If you have a Cricut Explore, ensure that your Smart Set Dial is set to Custom.

Do I need to calibrate my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Cricut Explore Air machines come pre-calibrated, so you should be able to cut out your Print Then Cut project with no problems. If you find that your machine is not cutting accurately, you can then calibrate your machine. Explore Air or Air 2 machines can only be calibrated for Print Then Cut.

Why is my Cricut cutting all the way through the vinyl?

My machine is tearing or dragging through my material

Make sure that you have selected the correct material setting in Design Space or that the Smart Set Dial is on the correct setting. If you are using the Custom setting, ensure that the proper material is selected from the drop-down list.

Is the Cricut supposed to cutting through vinyl backing?

The Explore Series and the Maker use the Premium Fine Point blade. These blades come with a white or red cap. The Fine Point Blade (formerly “Standard”) is slightly longer and will cut through vinyl and carrier/backing sheets if used with the newer machines.

How do I do a hard reset on my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Hold down the button below Menu, the button directly above Menu, and power all at the same time. Hold them until a rainbow screen appears, then release the buttons. Follow the on-screen prompts to calibrate the screen and complete the reset.

How do I reset my Cricut Bluetooth?

Open Settings > Bluetooth in your Android device. If your Bluetooth is off, tap it to turn it on. Tap the gear icon next to your Cricut machine displayed in the list. Click Forget.

What do I do if my Cricut won’t connect?

What to do if Cricut isn’t connecting to my PC?
  1. Make sure your Windows firewall isn’t blocking the machine. Click on Cortana search box -> type Windows Firewall -> Allow an app through Windows Firewall.
  2. Make sure your Bluetooth is turned on, or connect the USB cable.
  3. Install the USB drivers manually.

Why is my Cricut explore AIR 2 not cutting properly?

Ensure that you are using a Cricut brand blade. Then inspect the blade and blade housing and remove any debris that may be stuck to the blade or lodged in the blade housing. Once clean, perform a test cut. You may need to increase the pressure settings 2-3 times by increments of 2-4 to see a change in the cut result.

How do I sharpen my Cricut explore AIR 2 blade?

How do I troubleshoot my Cricut explore AIR 2?

  1. Turn your machine off completely, before turning it back on.
  2. Check the power supply and socket.
  3. Check for an update on Cricut Design Space.
  4. Log out of Cricut Design Space then back in.
  5. Check that nothing is stuck in any part of your machine if so carefully remove it.

How do I clean my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Are you supposed to clean your Cricut?

The machine itself can be cleaned using glass cleaner sprayed on a soft clean cloth. If you observe static electricity build up causing dust or paper particles to accumulate, you can simply wipe that away with a clean soft cloth.

How do you grease a Cricut explore AIR 2?

Do I need to clean my Cricut?

When you cut any material, it will release tiny particles, fibers or dust. Leftover debris from your projects can get into your Cricut mats, the machine and the cutting blade. Each needs periodic cleaning so you can get continued use out of them.

How do I make my Cricut mat sticky again?

Apply plain rubbing alcohol or Goo Gone on the surface, then go over it with a scrapper. Step 2 – Slowly spray or apply the sticky spray and coat the surface of the Cricut mat evenly. Some products will require you to brush a few times, while others work their magic just by making contact.

How do I clean my Cricut joy?

How do I clean the sensor light on my Cricut?

Cut Sensor Light:
  1. Verify that the cut sensor light is clean.
  2. To clean the cut sensor light on your Cricut Explore or Maker machine, sweep gently with a small, dry watercolor paintbrush.

How do I get my Cricut to read glossy paper?

How do you just cut and not print on Cricut?