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Posted · Preview simulation bar not visible
On 12/29/2019 at 8:36 PM, CoolHandMike said:

Hi r4ph,


Thanks for the suggestion. I tried to enable the Radeon driver to launch Cura as you have advised, but there is still no simulation preview. I will try again on my laptop (which has a Nvidia GTX 1060) and report back.

Don't forget to turn off compatibility mode and restart the  cura afterany changes.

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    Posted (edited) · Preview simulation bar not visible

    Hello. I have a similar problem. When I press the play button to see the building animation, I can see just a few seconds. The building animation is a few seconds short, and its building only the end of my Yoda. I tried ot search on internet, but i couldn't t find anything useful. I just started 3D. Thanks.

    EDIT:! I got it now. I found out by myself. Isn t a problem. Its the animation of the active layer. I was on layer 47, thats why the animation was so short.


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    Posted · Preview simulation bar not visible

    That's normal.  It's playing the layer you have selected on the right.  In the same video you posted there is a vertical scroll bar.  You can use your mouse to grab the top ball and drag it downwards to see other layers.  You can also drag the bottom ball but I recommend sticking to the top ball.  Once you've clicked the top ball you can also use ctrl+up arrow and down arrow to scroll through the layers.


    The play button only plays one layer - the current layer selected.

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