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HELP! setting not visible.

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Posted · HELP! setting not visible.

My problem is that I cannot change the "retraction minimum travel" setting. As of now, my printer operates with no retraction at all. The message next to the setting reads,

"this setting has been hidden by the active machine and will not be visible".

 

I've tried changing machine settings, uninstalling and reinstalling, I tried asking ultimaker directly.. can anyone help?!

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Posted · HELP! setting not visible.

That is weird because mine does show this setting: (ultimaker S5)

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Do you have the printer connected directly to Cura? (because of the 'active printer' bit)

 

Have you tried changing the printer in cura(this may also change the active printer) just guessing 😉

 

When I activated this setting it was already at its lowest (0.7mm) so you can't change it to a lower value but this may be different on your machine.

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Posted (edited) · HELP! setting not visible.
2 hours ago, NickB said:

That is weird because mine does show this setting: (ultimaker S5)

image.thumb.png.f20f7d24bdf1ccf1e80522ea897333c7.png

Do you have the printer connected directly to Cura? (because of the 'active printer' bit)

 

Have you tried changing the printer in cura(this may also change the active printer) just guessing 😉

 

When I activated this setting it was already at its lowest (0.7mm) so you can't change it to a lower value but this may be different on your machine.

 

No, I transfer all g codes to a flash drive (cable isnt long enough to connect to where I have the 3d printer stationed).

Yes, I've tries several of the ultimaker defaults and even the custom  FFF printer. I even uninstalled, and reinstalled using the ultimaker s5 as the printer.

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