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Frequently Asked Questions

Cricut is a DIY cutting machine crafters use worldwide to cut designs, images, graphics, or fonts. Cricut machines can cut different materials such as paper, card stock, vinyl, and iron-on (HTV). Some Cricut machine models can also cut tough materials such as wood, fabric, balsa wood, and leather. Cricut is renowned among craft enthusiasts for its precision, which is difficult to achieve with scissors and an X-Acto knife.

This popular cutting machine is renowned for its speed and efficiency. Also, the Cricut company offers other machines and equipment that can be used for pressing and firm adhesion. You can also call these cutting machines or heat press machines. Currently, you'll find 3 different models of Cricut cutting machines available in the market: the Cricut Maker Series, Cricut Explore Series, and Cricut Joy. And in Cricut heat press machines, you will find 4 different models: Cricut EasyPress family, Cricut Mug Press, Cricut Hat Press, and Cricut Autopress. 

Cricut Design Space is a free application or app that can be used with Cricut machines. Its web-based program can be used on multiple devices, including Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android. It's one of the best software for creating craft projects with your Cricut machines. Cricut Design Space has a library of pre-designed projects, images, designs, graphics, and fonts.

The Cricut Design Space has over 75,000+ images, 800+ pre-designed projects, and 400+ fonts. In the Design Space, you can even upload your own SVG and jpeg files so that you can edit the designs you want to cut. In addition, it offers a subscription plan known as Cricut Access.

Cricut Design Space is compatible with a variety of devices, including Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android, and here's how to install it on each of them.

For Windows/Mac

If you want to set up your Cricut Design Space on your computer (Windows/Mac). You can connect with support or start a chat.

For Android/iOS

First, head to either the App Store or Google Play Store to set up Cricut Design Space on your iOS or Android device. Then, enter "Cricut design space" in the search box. Now, download and install the application, then sign in with your Cricut ID.

In order to connect your Cricut machine to Cricut Design Space, kindly follow the steps below:

  1. First, connect your machine to a power source.
  2. Once connected, turn on your Cricut machine.
  3. Then, connect your Windows or Mac system to your machine using a USB cable.
  4. After that, visit the official Cricut website.
  5. When downloaded, double-tap to install it.
  6. Now, open the Cricut Design Space, create a new User ID, or sign in with your Cricut ID.
  7. Finally, you can start creating your projects in the app and send orders to your machine to cut and print.

In order to connect your Cricut machine with Bluetooth, kindly follow the steps below: 

  1. First, make sure your Cricut Explore or Maker is turned on and at a distance of 10 to 15 feet from your PC. Be sure your Bluetooth adapter is inserted if you've a Cricut Explore or Explore One.
  2. Most PCs support Bluetooth. But right-tap the Start button and select Device Manager to see if Bluetooth is enabled on your Cricut machine.
  3. If Bluetooth is mentioned, then your PC is Bluetooth-enabled. If not, you'll need to purchase a USB Bluetooth dongle so your PC can communicate with other Bluetooth devices.
  4. Now, close Device Manager.
  5. Then, launch the Start Menu, and click on Settings.
  6. After that, click on the Devices option.
  7. After ensuring that Bluetooth is on, tap on Add Bluetooth or other device.
  8. Wait for the PC to recognize your machine after selecting Bluetooth. Select your Cricut machine from the list.
  9. If a PIN entry window screen appears, type in 0000. Then, click on Connect.
  10. Finally, your Cricut machine and computer are connected.