Your 3018 is a GRBL-based machine and Easel is the same.
Try to connect it to Easel - without going through the setup. If you do Easel will edit your GRBL parameters and some of them will then be incorrect. Its easy enough to remedy that though, but can feel overwhelming to those who do not know
@HaldorLonningdal I changed the two pairs of wires around but had to swop the direction in the software to go the opposite direction to the arrow for jogging the machine. It is now engraving the right way round ( Not mirrored) but having to use the X axis in the opposite direction.
When looking at the machine with the spindel facing me and the PCB at the back once I start engraving it works but I need to change the work 180 degrees to look at it when I am finished.
So If I look at it whilst engraving its upside down.
I have delayed my reply as I have been trying to resolve this without asking for help until I had at least tried