If you have used a Dobot robotic arm, it is likely that you have “homed” your
Look to the top right corner of DobotStudio, and click the “Home” button to home your Dobot.
NOTE: Make sure your workspace is totally clear when you home the robot
Why to Home
Why bother to do this? Seems like a meaningless chore you’d be fine to skip (especially if you have a messy desk like me), but it’s not!
Homing your Dobot serves a very important purpose.
It allows Dobot to reset to it’s “home” or default position, and keep consistent coordinates. That way when you run the program you wrote, Dobot moves to the same place every time.
If you don’t home your Dobot, it can cause problems.
Some users (myself included) have even experienced runtime errors warning of
For best results, Home your Dobot every time you start working!