Unknown Error (23)

“An unknown error (23) occurred while compiling project. Please report this problem to LHR Technologies for a fix. Cannot continue, sorry.” This error message occurs when trying to upload a blank project board to the memory card with Designer versions 1.188 or lower.  You have to have a design on the board to have something […]

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Carving Lithophanes

Lithophane’s are some of the most popular things made with the CarveWright System, and one of the easiest to make too!.  Use the tutorial resources below to learn how to make these amazing carvings. In Chapter 2, page 128 of the Learning Guide Lithophanes are covered very thoroughly, if you want a nice guide to […]

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Error: Font Generator Version Does Not Match

If you see the message: “Error: Font Generator version does not match Designer version” This is caused by McAfee Virus Protection Software blocking Designers font handler. You will need to add a rule to allow “gui.exe” and “fontgen.exe” to run, or you can turn McAfee off entirely. For more information on how to do this, please […]

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Using the Grid in Designer

You may have noticed in another article or video where there was a grid of “squares” on the board surface. This is a really nice feature to help you layout objects with a degree of precision. The Grid can be viewed/turned on by selecting “View/Toggle Grid Lines” from the Designer menu. By default, the grid […]

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Bit Optimization Tool

Bit Optimization Using the “Bit Optimization” feature in Designer can make a dramatic difference in how well your carvings turn out. Most often, choosing “Bit Optimization – BEST” will yield cleaner, more defined detail in your carving projects. Bit Optimization sets the limit with which the bit carves into tight areas to preserve the top […]

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Backing-Up Your Favorites Folder

Backing-Up Your Favorites Folder It’s always a good idea to back-up important files so that you can recover from “unexpected events” concerning your computer. We can’t even count the times we’ve had customers call in after their computer crashed and they lost all the patterns they spent hours making themselves.  All those patterns that you create […]

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Installing on MAC

We have resolved issues with Apple’s new operating system “MAC OS Sierra” It is contained in the latest versions for Basic, Version 2 & Pro PLEASE make sure you follow the instructions on PAGE 3 of the Software Quick Start Guide. Designer must be drug into Applications folder and run from there. X11 must be […]

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Designer Software Installation & Registration

There are several different scenarios for this.  Keep in mine…you only ever need ONE Customer Account. Write down your Customer Account Username, Password & Email. DOWNLOADING THE LATEST VERSION OF DESIGNER SOFTWARE CarveWright website (www.carvewright.com) always has the latest versions available for download. Just make sure you download the correct version. If you have an old […]

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Software Manuals

Designer Software Quick Start Guide (PDF) CarveWright Project Designer Software BASIC Manual (PDF) CarveWright Designer PRO Manual (PDF) Pattern Sculptor Manual (PDF)

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