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by dkightley
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant
Replies: 9
Views: 804
 
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Re: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant

Tell you what. I'll stop providing any help to anybody. This forum used to be a friendly place where novice S3D users were able to get help from more experienced users.....and any and all replies were welcomed and many said "Thank you" Nowadays, the forum is full of complainers and demande...
by dkightley
Wed Apr 20, 2022 8:27 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant
Replies: 9
Views: 804
 
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Re: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant

You can lead a horse to water but can't make it drink. From USING the linked page, you will read: When you open Simplify3D for the first time, you’ll be prompted to select your printer from a drop-down list. This will automatically apply the optimal settings for your printer and make it easier to cr...
by dkightley
Tue Apr 19, 2022 7:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant
Replies: 9
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Re: Ender 3S 1 not in configuration assistant

The answer to your question is there to find if you start here:

https://www.simplify3d.com/software/che ... atibility/

You just need to look for it......
by dkightley
Sun Mar 27, 2022 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Smooth Transition between Vase mode and Non vase mode Print
Replies: 9
Views: 1005
 
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Re: Smooth Transition between Vase mode and Non vase mode Print

I'd probably not force a retract between layers as well if it is going to just lift and start printing again, retraction might not be needed. Not someone else not sure what "vase mode" is! Vase mode prints a single long spiral extrusion going round and round the perimeter of the model. Th...
by dkightley
Fri Feb 25, 2022 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Vase Mode toolpaths
Replies: 2
Views: 485
 
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Re: Vase Mode toolpaths

You've made the one mistake everyone makes.....you've not understood "vase mode". Vase mode is simply printing all of the external surfaces of the object....ie just print one perimeter, Nothing else! Take a cup ( forget the word "vase" at this point...its confusing!). The outside...
by dkightley
Wed Feb 23, 2022 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: How can i print a small vase, bottom half pla, top half tpu
Replies: 2
Views: 575
 
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Re: How can i print a small vase, bottom half pla, top half tpu

I've never had a multiple nozzle machine, so I've no experience to pass on.....but the basics are described in this article.

https://www.simplify3d.com/support/arti ... extruders/

One material in one extruder, the other material in the other.....and print with two extruders.
by dkightley
Tue Feb 22, 2022 8:06 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Support not supporting model, printing in the air?
Replies: 1
Views: 230
 
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Re: Support not supporting model, printing in the air?

Give in. No idea without any useful info!

Can you create a Factory file for this part...and attach to a post.

And by factory file, I mean a Factory file as created via the menu...Not a fff file...which is fff... useless!
by dkightley
Tue Feb 22, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: written detail
Replies: 4
Views: 498
 
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Re: written detail

Seeing as there's no photo to view..ie no attachment...lets take a wild guess.

Clicj on the "Separate Connected Surfaces" in the Mesh menu.

If the model part goes up...then the issue may be solved.
by dkightley
Sat Feb 12, 2022 8:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: duplicate a set of process that are grouped
Replies: 3
Views: 406
 
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Re: duplicate a set of process that are grouped

That's too obvious!!

I did have a look....but got bored too quickly, and gave up!
by dkightley
Sat Feb 12, 2022 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Retraction does not TURN OFF!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 548
 
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Re: Retraction does not TURN OFF!!!

Try unticking the circled tick box.
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