Silhouette Cameo



Set Up Your Silhouette Cameo Machine

Silhouette Cameo is the cutting DIY machine and most used craft tool. It’s an advanced product of Silhouette with a die cutting machine, punch board, paper punch decorative scissors, and more tools. Your new Cameo Silhouette needs to be set up, and that’s why it’s essential to know basic setup instructions. Silhouette Studio software is used to set up the Cameo machine. Here’s the complete guide to setting up your Cameo Machine. 

How to unbox and Configure Cameo first time settings

The first-time users require to perform a few starting steps. Easy unboxing and connections make your Cameo machine quick to get ready. Follow the below instructions;


  • Take out the Cameo Silhouette machine from the box.
  • Remove the pocking foam and discard the tape.
  • Check all the accessories shipped with the machine. I.e., Power Cable, Cutting Blade, USB Cable, 12-inch Cutting Mat, setup CD, and manual.
  • Unpack the 100–240 volts AC adapter Power cable and connect one side to the Silhouette machine on the right side and another side to the power switch wall outlet. 
  • Take the high-speed 2.0 USB cable and connect it to the Cameo machine. Connect the other side of the USB cable to the PC or laptop USB port.
  • Press the power button available on in right side of the machine.
  • The LCD will lighten up; select a Color of your Cameo scheme.
  • Open settings by tapping on the top right and configure everything according to requirements. 
  • The basic setup is finished here.