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by S3D-Taylor
Wed Apr 03, 2024 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Cannot Slice Any Model
Replies: 2
Views: 261
 
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Re: Cannot Slice Any Model

I would recommend posting the factory file here or sending the file to our team directly at the link below so that they can assist better: https://www.simplify3d.com/contact-us/ The Factory File is a unique file compiled in Simplify3D. The file contains complete information about your project (model...
by S3D-Taylor
Wed Apr 03, 2024 10:09 am
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: Run terminal script
Replies: 1
Views: 365
 
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Re: Run terminal script

Putting the terminal script in the Post-processing tab should do that.
by S3D-Taylor
Mon Apr 01, 2024 10:31 am
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: File Open / Export Last path accessed
Replies: 1
Views: 263
 
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Re: File Open / Export Last path accessed

You should be able to do this by going to Tools > Options (or Simplify3D > Preferences on Mac), then change the File Selection Behavior to ‘Remember a unique last used directory for each separate file type’.
by S3D-Taylor
Wed Mar 27, 2024 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Advance Pressure..?!
Replies: 1
Views: 313
 
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Re: Advance Pressure..?!

Putting the following at the end of the starting script should enable pressure advance: For Klipper: SET_PRESSURE_ADVANCE ADVANCE=0.04 For Marlin: M900 K0.04 ; Marlin V1.5 I've put 0.04 as the default, but would recommend using this tool (https://ellis3dp.com/Pressure_Linear_Advance_Tool/) to find t...
by S3D-Taylor
Tue Mar 26, 2024 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Start Gcode for a Heatbed with 4 bedheatelements
Replies: 3
Views: 282
 
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Re: Start Gcode for a Heatbed with 4 bedheatelements

Putting the following into your starting script should work:
PRINT_START BED_TEMP1=[bed0_temperature] BED_TEMP2=[bed1_temperature] EXTRUDER_TEMP=[extruder0_temperature]
by S3D-Taylor
Thu Mar 21, 2024 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: 'Show machine background' option
Replies: 6
Views: 874
 
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Re: 'Show machine background' option

To add your own printer 3D model, you need to export the FFF profile that you want to have the model, then in a text editor, go to this line in it: <machineBackgroundModel></machineBackgroundModel> Then, fill it in with the filename of the model you want to use, like this: <machineBackgroundModel>my...
by S3D-Taylor
Mon Jan 29, 2024 1:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting and Bug Reports
Topic: STL is not printing correctly
Replies: 2
Views: 768
 
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Re: STL is not printing correctly

Hi, You have 'Merge All Boundaries' selected for the Slicing Region Repair Mode (Advanced tab-> Slicing Behavior). Simply change that to Alternating Fill or Positive Fill and the problem should be resolved. You can read more about it here: https://www.simplify3d.com/resources/articles/identifying-an...
by S3D-Taylor
Mon Jan 29, 2024 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: Scale part - its this a bug?
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Re: Scale part - its this a bug?

We had many customers in the past that wanted to be able to enter the relative scale change (for example, increase the size by 20%) instead of having to work out what an additional 20% increase would be if the old percentage was something like 115% already. So the change in V5 was actually requested...
by S3D-Taylor
Wed Jan 24, 2024 10:53 am
Forum: General Discussion and Tips
Topic: More extrude on top..?
Replies: 3
Views: 1445
 
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Re: More extrude on top..?

Hi,
If your normal extrusion multiplier is 1, then using 110% for the 'Top Layer Extrusion Modifier' should do that. Remember, you can do a search for any of these settings from the top right corner of Edit Process Settings.

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