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We'll plug the cable into the back of the machine
There is a 'key' on the plug so you should be able to use it without accidentally putting it backwards. Still, check to make sure you have the right colored wires in the right places now, before plugging it in
Now back to the computer. Start up the disk drive emulator in the command line by typing in python PDDemulate-1.0.py img COMPORT where COMPORT is your serial connection. For example on a mac the command might be python PDDemulate-1.0.py img /dev/tty.usbserial-A7TKMHYD this will make an 'image' of the knitting memory in a directory called img
In these photos, the user didnt put python first, but for many windows computers you'll need to so just put the word python in front of any screenshot photos, ok?
We'll need that file-01.dat file, so make a backup of it somewhere else for safekeeping! That file contains all your patterns.