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Posted · FreeCAD plugin (official thread)

Open some FreeCAD files in Cura using the plugin. Previously there were some difficulties with files, which have multiple bodies or other shaped objects. The macro should go through all objects within the FCstd file and export them all.

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    Posted · FreeCAD plugin (official thread)

    Ok, now I can understand, what this macro is good for. WOW, that would really be a killer feature!


    But, I can not open any FreeCAD file in Cura using the modified plugin:

    Datei kann nicht geöffnet werden
    {0} konnte nicht geladen werden. Die Datei könnte fehlerhaft oder unzugänglich sein.

    And uninstalling, deleting the plugin folder an reinstalling the plugin does not solve this issue. Could probably be something else. I'm not sure, which version of the plugin I had installed before...


    BTW: I'm working with the PPA version of FreeCAD, which you mentioned some posts earlier.

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    Posted · FreeCAD plugin (official thread)

    This could be the problem eventually. Can you tell me which version of FreeCAD is installed and which OS and version you are using?

    Would like to reproduce it 🙂


    Many thanks so far!

    - Thomas

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    Posted · FreeCAD plugin (official thread)

    OS: Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS
    Word size of OS: 64-bit
    Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit
    Version: 0.18.4.
    Build type: Release
    Python version: 3.8.2
    Qt version: 5.12.5
    Coin version: 4.0.0
    OCC version: 7.3.0
    Locale: German/Switzerland (de_CH)


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    Posted · FreeCAD plugin (official thread)

    Hello thopiekar, I installed the plugin freeCAD Integration but I don't know how to use it. I can't find the plugin in cura and I also don't know how to use it in freeCAD.


    Can you help me please? 

    Thank you

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