How do I reset my Cricut explore AIR 2?

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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.

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People also ask, how do you reset a Cricut explore 2?

You can perform a Hard Reset on the Cricut Expression 2 by following the steps below: Power off the Expression 2 machine. Hold down the magnifying glass, pause, and power buttons all at the same time. Hold until the machine gives a rainbow screen; then release the buttons.

One may also ask, why won't my Cricut explore AIR 2 Connect? Make sure your Bluetooth is turned on, or connect the USB cable. Make sure that Bluetooth is toggled On -> click Add Bluetooth or other device. Select Bluetooth and wait for your PC to recognize the Cricut machine. Select the machine -> enter the PIN 0000 -> select Connect.

Similarly one may ask, how do I calibrate my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Cricut Maker: Knife Blade calibration

  1. Select the account menu, then Calibration.
  2. Select Knife Blade.
  3. Insert your Knife Blade and place a sheet of plain printer paper onto your machine mat.
  4. From the drop-down menu, select your machine (double-check to be sure the correct machine is displayed).
  5. Press the flashing Go button to begin calibration.

How do I reboot my Cricut?

Roll all of the gray dials down to their lowest setting. Grasp the blade assembly and use it to pull the entire carriage car along its track to the far left of the machine. Back where the carriage car usually sits there is a red button. Press that button and hold it down for about 3 seconds.

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How do I pair my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Select the Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter or Explore Air, Explore Air 2, or Cricut Maker Bluetooth module from the list of devices. (The name of your Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter is included in your packaging materials.) Click Pair to initiate the pairing operation. When prompted, type the Code 0000 and click Pair.

Why will my Cricut not connect to my phone?

Machine Communication Error
Open your phone Settings, and unpair your Cricut machine from your mobile device. Re-pair your Cricut machine to your mobile device. Launch the Cricut Design Space app. Attempt to complete your project again.

Why will my Cricut not connect to Bluetooth?

Ensure that Bluetooth is ON and click Add Bluetooth or other device. Select Bluetooth and wait for the computer to detect your Cricut machine. Select your machine from the list. If you're prompted to enter a PIN, type 0000.

Why is Cricut blinking red?

The Knife Blade is designed to cut materials such as balsa wood and leather, it is common for the machine to give a blinking red light when the blade gets stuck in thicker materials.

How long is the Cricut warranty?


A warranty period of 90 days on all Cricut® branded image or font cartridges.

What is Cricut Sync?

CricutSync is a program that allows you to update your Cricut Imagine machine, Gypsy device, and Cricut Expression 2 machine with the latest programming from Provo Craft.

How do you reset a Cricut machine?

How to Reset a Cricut Expression
  1. Turn on the machine, with no cartridge installed.
  2. Grab the blade assembly with two fingers and pull the carriage gently all the way to the left.
  3. Go back to the three dials marked Speed, Size and Pressure, and roll each one all the way up and down three or four times.
  4. Press the Cut button, then turn off the machine.

How do you reset a Cricut?

How do I reset the Cricut Imagine machine?
  1. Power off the Cricut Imagine machine.
  2. Hold down the button below Menu, the button directly above Menu, and power all at the same time.
  3. Hold them until a rainbow screen appears, then release the buttons.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to calibrate the screen and complete the reset.

Do I need to calibrate my Cricut explore AIR 2?

Cricut Explore® machines require calibration if using the Print then Cut feature for the first time; you will be prompted to calibrate when you start the cutting process. (If you've printed your project prior to calibration, set it aside - you'll be able to use it after calibration is complete.)

How do you clean a Cricut sensor?


To clean the cut sensor light on your Cricut Explore or Maker machine, sweep gently with a small, dry watercolor paintbrush.

Can you use the knife blade on Cricut explore AIR 2?

The Cricut Knife Blade is one of the new tools that works exclusively with the Cricut Maker. The Knife Blade is designed to cut materials much thicker than anything else the Cricut Explore has been able to cut before, even with the Deep Cut blade. Materials can be up to 3/32″ thick.

Why is Cricut not working?

Make sure the USB cable is connected properly to both your computer and your Cricut Explore. Disconnect the Explore machine from the computer and power it off. Restart or reboot your computer. Once the reboot is complete, power on the Explore machine and reconnect it to the computer, then try the cut again.

How do I troubleshoot my Cricut?

Troubleshooting
  1. Cricut Maker: Blade not detected.
  2. Power button is Blinking Red.
  3. Power button is Solid Red.
  4. Cricut machine does not cut through my material.
  5. My machine is tearing or dragging through my material.
  6. My machine is making an unusual noise.
  7. I'm getting an error that the machine cannot read the cut sensor marks.

Why wont my laptop connect to my Cricut?

Make sure your Bluetooth is turned on, or connect the USB cable. Make sure that Bluetooth is toggled On -> click Add Bluetooth or other device. Select Bluetooth and wait for your PC to recognize the Cricut machine. Select the machine -> enter the PIN 0000 -> select Connect.

Where is the pair button on Cricut explore AIR 2?


Select the Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter or Explore Air, Explore Air 2, or Cricut Maker Bluetooth module from the list of devices. (The name of your Wireless Bluetooth® Adapter is included in your packaging materials.) Click Pair to initiate the pairing operation. When prompted, type the Code 0000 and click Pair.