Jump to content
Ultimaker Community of 3D Printing Experts
navigator

Cura 3.04 problem - only runs once!

Recommended Posts

Anyone else having problems running Cura 3.04?

Firstly I upgraded from 3.03 but did not delete version 3.03, and after starting 3.04 once (checked version number on splash screen) my system always started with version 3.03 after the initial and only start up of 3.04.

I then deleted version 3.04 from the 'Programs and Features' in control panel as it was showing as installed and on running the 3.04 install program again I deleted the previous version 3.03. Once again version 3.04 ran OK, but on trying to start the program again it could not be found on my system.

I also noted that 3.04 did not import the machine definitions for my Mark2 set up and only remembered my UM2+ settings.

I once again deleted 3.04 and reloaded 3.03 which runs fine and also has remembered the Mark2 settings.

Running Win10 1709 build 16299.19.

Any suggestions most welcome :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Have got it running now - Just loaded into the root of 'C' drive instead of the default location and now seems OK!

Further to my remarks above, I have looked further and now got it up and running in the normal programs area.

On closer inspection I noticed the downloaded update file obtained from Cura was named ' Ultimaker Cura-3.0.4-win64' whereas previous versions were named 'Cura-3.xx.xx' and the file name was the path to the installation.

Removed the extra 'Ultimaker' from the installation directory and all running fine, and Mark2 etc also there. :)

Edited by Guest

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Announcements

  • Our picks

    • Architect Design Contest | Vehicles.
      We're open for entries! - Design and submit your 3D designs of architectural entourage - vehicles - for a chance to win a large filament pack. Presenting an idea, an architectural design or something as big as an urban project isn't easy. A scaled model can really help to get your idea across.
        • Like
      • 14 replies
    • What The DfAM?
      I'm Steve Cox, an experienced engineer familiar with 3D printing. I wanted to share some DfAM guidelines with this community to help and make stronger parts.
      I'm also an Autodesk Certified Instructor for Fusion 360, so many of the images in ...
        • Thanks
        • Like
      • 18 replies
×

Important Information

Welcome to the Ultimaker Community of 3D printing experts. Visit the following links to read more about our Terms of Use or our Privacy Policy. Thank you!