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 This port is used at boot time to send a lot of debugging information from the smoothieboard to you, if you are running into trouble, this can sometimes be useful as errors and warnings are displayed there. This port is used at boot time to send a lot of debugging information from the smoothieboard to you, if you are running into trouble, this can sometimes be useful as errors and warnings are displayed there.
  
-Once this is done, you can then use the UART port the same way you would use the USB/Serial, or the Telnet port : you ​send it commands or G-codes, and you get answers.+Once this is done, you can then use the UART port the same way you would use the USB/Serial, or the Telnet port: you send it commands or G-codes, and you get answers.
  
 You configure the baud rate for the UART port in the [[/​configuring-smoothie|configuration file]] by changing the <​kbd>​uart0.baud_rate</​kbd>​ configuration option. You configure the baud rate for the UART port in the [[/​configuring-smoothie|configuration file]] by changing the <​kbd>​uart0.baud_rate</​kbd>​ configuration option.
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-The following software will give you a basic terminal interface to communicate with the Smoothieboard over UART : +The following software will give you a basic terminal interface to communicate with the Smoothieboard over UART: 
 * [[http://​www.putty.org/​|Putty]] and [[https://​sourceforge.net/​projects/​realterm/​|RealTerm]] for Windows * [[http://​www.putty.org/​|Putty]] and [[https://​sourceforge.net/​projects/​realterm/​|RealTerm]] for Windows
 * [[http://​cutecom.sourceforge.net/​|Cutecom]] and [[https://​linux.die.net/​man/​8/​picocom|Picocom]] for Linux and MacOS * [[http://​cutecom.sourceforge.net/​|Cutecom]] and [[https://​linux.die.net/​man/​8/​picocom|Picocom]] for Linux and MacOS