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Wesley Gardner

so after a bunch of talking with you and plotting out my next moves, I have made progress.

removed the arduino mega from the equation seems the windows xp machine I had the usb serial driver for it was a joke

hooked up my arduino uno sent the grbl firmware with xloader and it took both on boards btw
hooked up the sheild to it and loaded Universal G-code Sender and we have motion!

then I tried out a few other senders grblControl seems to be a nice one in my opinion so will play with that more.

onto the next step getting the rest of the motors hooked and ready to rock.

now I have a arduino mega for another project win win.

thanks for the help