Help & First Steps

We recommend to watch all the videos below before booking any kind of initial virtual training with our Applications Engineer.

Step 1: “Manage Screen” Tutorial

This tutorial video offers comprehensive guidance on effectively managing laser designs with the Trotec Ruby software, detailing features for importing and organizing designs, handling recurring jobs, setting up automated workflows, and incorporating custom fonts, thus streamlining workflow and boosting productivity in laser engraving projects.

Step 2: “Design Screen” Tutorial

This tutorial outlines the efficient use of Trotec Ruby’s Design screen, focusing on creating and editing designs, handling tools, adjusting color and zoom, manipulating objects, optimizing material use through nesting, aligning and snapping elements, managing layers, and transitioning jobs, all aimed at enhancing user proficiency in laser engraving tasks.

Step 3: “Prepare Screen” Tutorial

This tutorial emphasizes the use of Trotec Ruby’s Prepare screen for laser job optimization, featuring precise positioning, array, snapping, 3D preview, and other tools to enhance workflow efficiency and laser engraving quality.

Step 4: “Produce Screen” Tutorial

This video tutorial introduces the features of Trotec Ruby’s Produce screen, including a clear queue view, job details, real-time progress monitoring, and order adjustments for efficiently managing and processing laser jobs.

Step 5: “Main Menu Drop-Down” Tutorial

In this video, we explore Trotec Ruby’s main menu, covering features like the Materials database, Profiles, User Management, customizable Settings, Service section, experimental Features, the Ideas menu, Ruby Help, and Manuals, all to enhance your laser engraving and cutting experience.

Step 6: Step-By-Step Ruby Workflow

In this video, we guide you through Ruby software, a tool to optimize your laser workflow, covering setup, file import, and usage of its four screens. Ruby integrates with major design software, corrects errors, and saves you time.