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Posted · printer export/import

Hi,

 

in earlier versions it was possible to export and import printer settings in Cura. I cannot find this in 3.1.0. Is this hidden or removed?

 

Br, Michael

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Posted · printer export/import

It's still possible via the Manage Profiles window. Provided you're talking about slicing settings/profiles?

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Posted (edited) · printer export/import

Thx for your answer! I´m talking about the printer settings (e.g. start gcode, end gcode,...)

 

Br, Michael

Edited by gorischek

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Posted · printer export/import

I'm not aware of such a feature in Cura 2.x or 3.x releases. Are you referring to Legacy Cura (15.x and earlier)?

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Posted (edited) · printer export/import

that's possible, I found a page that it was possible...

 

Edited by gorischek

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Posted · printer export/import

Those are print quality settings, not printER (machine) settings. I don't know which settings are in the quality profile export by head, but it could be that start/end G-code is not one of them. Anyways, this feature didn't change between Cura 2.x and 3.x.

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Posted · printer export/import

My bad.

 

I tried something that appears to work, but not 100% sure it's reliable. I added a machine I didn't have, a Prusa in this case, I then edited the start gcode for that printer and added a word to it. I loaded a model and then saved as project. I then removed the Prusa-printer and restarted Cura. I loaded the project file, the Prusa machine was added and the unique word was present in the start gcode. So maybe a workaround?

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