Vinyl Express Q Series Gen3 Support Resources
Welcome to the Vinyl Express Q Series Gen3 vinyl cutter support resources page. Here you will find all the essential resources for setting up and using your new Q Series vinyl cutter. Below you will find the setup video, user manuals, setup manuals, links to other support resources, and contact information for SIGNWarehouse Product Support.
Gen3 Q Series Setup & Installation Video
Please begin your experience with your new Vinyl Express Q Series cutter by viewing the setup video. The video is presented in 25 segments that walk you through essential topics including stand assembly, ports, loading media, learning software installation, control panel features and menus, optimizing cutting quality, cutting thick media, optimizing tracking, contour-cutting, perf-cutting, and more. Just Click Here to get started!
Q Series Setup & User Manuals
The Q Series vinyl cutter User Manuals are ideal for those who prefer written documentation. The manuals are only available digitally, in PDF format. The manuals are included on the disc that comes with each Gen3 Q Series cutter. Both the Setup and User Manuals are available in English and Spanish. For those whose PCs don’t have disc drives, they are also available here for your convenience. Please see links below.
- Q Series Gen3 Quick Start Guide
- Q Series Gen3 Setup Manual: English
- Q Series Gen3 Setup Manual: Spanish
- Q Series Gen3 User Manual: English
- Q Series Gen3 User Manual: Spanish
LXI Driver Updater & Support Resources
DRIVERS: You may need to update your LXI 19 software with the new Q Series Gen3 driver. Instructions for installing the updater are found in segment 13 of the Q Series Gen3 Setup Video. Please Click here to download the updater. this is a zipped folder. Download it to your desktop and extract the files, as directed in the setup video. Download the LXI 19 Q Series Gen3 Driver Updater
LXI Video Tutorials
Click here to access our extensive video tutorial library for LXI software. LXI is offered in five levels from Apprentice to RIP Design and presents a complete range of vector design tools and support for combined raster and vector workflows. This flexibility supports production of vinyl decals, garment decoration and print & cut workflow.
Perf-Cutting Process Tutorials: Creating contour-cut decals that can be popped out of the vinyl is a popular application fully supported by LXI software and the Q Series vinyl cutters. Basic information on setting up a perf-cut can be found in segment 16 of the Q Series Gen3 setup video.
For more detailed information on how to create a file with both kiss cuts and perforated cuts, please refer to our SignCollege blog article. For a brief video demonstration of the process, click here to view a Q Series perf-cut demo on our YouTube Channel. *
*The YouTube perf-cut demo was produced using a second-generation Q Series and LXI version 12 software, but the processes are still valid and applicable to LXI 19 and the Gen3 series cutters.