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Posted · Netfabb gcode header/footer manipulation

Netfabb generated gcode contains a 'fixed' header and footer witch u can expand with a user defined gcode header/footer (Machine/...Extended Setup/Ultimaker specific)

The Netfabb header contains homing (G28), temperature setpoint (M109) and some more things.

I'm looking for a way to manipulate or turn OFF these Netfabb header, so i can use my own sequence.

Anyone ?



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    Posted · Netfabb gcode header/footer manipulation

    Hi Berend!

    I have not tried this yet, but I think it's the correct place:

    * Go to "Ulitmaker" in the Project-Tree on the right

    * select the last Tab "Machine" (I translate the german tags, so the english version could vary a bit;-)

    * "Machine-Type" should be "Ultimaker" and here at the right of "Ultimaker" hit the button with 3 dots "..."

    * A Dialog opens -> select the "Ultimaker specific"-Tab and you see "GCode Header" and "GCode Footer"

    I think, entering values here will do the job.....

    Let me know, if it works! (I wanted to try this weeks ago, but I fogot it........)

    Best regards from south of munich,


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    Posted · Netfabb gcode header/footer manipulation

    Hi Toni,

    Thx for thinking, but...

    the place of the header/footer you describe is the same i described in the 1st post.

    The header you can define here is like an 'extra' header/footer.

    It's placed to the top (header) and bottom (footer), additional to a Netfabb generated header/footer.

    So the complete header/footer consists of a user defined part AND a Netfabb defined part.

    For me it's interesting to know how this Netfabb generated code can be manipulated.

    I like to have control over the full header and footer including the Netfabb part.

    Looking forward to your experience with this,


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    Posted · Netfabb gcode header/footer manipulation

    Hi Berend!

    Grrrr, typical Error of not reading the whole post ;-)) Damn.......

    OK, with working wife and small child I have very littel time to play around with my UM, but I wanted to check this as well....... Maybe anyone else can help us here.

    So best regards,


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