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Posted · Ways to enqueue prints

Hi, we have 3 UltiMaker printers that we're considering using through Digital Factory.

As I understand it, we can enqueue new prints directly from Cura.


However, since we print a lot of "standard" items, often by people without Cura (by reusing gcode-files on SD-cards), my question is which ways you can enqueue prints to the Digital Factory?

Is there a kind of database of our existing prints, that can be selected for printing, without the need of Cura?

Best case would be that we use a tablet/browser for enqueuing new prints.


Thanks in advance.

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    Posted · Ways to enqueue prints



    Great idea! Currently you can only send new print jobs from Cura and add those to the queue of the connected printers. We're also working on something that will likely solve your problem!



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    Posted · Ways to enqueue prints
    On 12/19/2020 at 8:34 AM, StudioKubuz said:

    This would be great feature. I love the idea behind digital factor, but i do think it way to limited. 


    What kind of functionality are you looking for? We'd love to know how we can make the product better.


    Note that we're shipping new features regularly, and not all of those are laid out in blog posts or announcements. Also some features are only available when subscribing to Ultimaker Essentials.


    CC @AAH

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    Posted · Ways to enqueue prints
    4 hours ago, ctbeke said:

    Also some features are only available when subscribing to Ultimaker Essentials.


    Well in that case you can contact me for in-depth  feedback. I can make an invoice for it. 

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