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Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

Can my custom settings be kept the same every time Cura is started? Is there a way to handle this without making a backup?

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    Thanks for your message. I have implemented your suggestion now. If these settings appear every time I open Cura, the problem is solved.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    No they don't appear every time you open Cura, but you can just select your saved profile. There is no way to auto load a specific profile on startup. But it is just a click to select the needed profile.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    A hack/workaround could be to use a saved project instead of profiles and use a saved project to open Cura. Then you have all the preconfigured settings at startup. Just remove the saved object and add a new one.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    If the option with the saved project works for you, then you are also a little bit more on the safe side during Cura updates. It can happen that a custom profile stops working after an update and then you have to look manually in the profile file why it is not working.

     

    Personally I use only saved projects and when I have to print something new, then I just choose a project of a previous saved print job and replace the model. 

     

    But there are also a lot of users with custom profiles, it is just a personal preference.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...
    On 7/9/2021 at 7:09 PM, mursa said:

    Can my custom settings be kept the same every time Cura is started?

    I don't understand the question. If you change a setting value and restart Cura, the setting value should still be what you changed it to. If it isn't then something is going wrong.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    For example, I used cura today and my settings are correct. However, when I open Cura on the second day, I see that the default values have arrived. In other words, the problem is that the default settings come only when you start using cura again. This requires me to reopen Cura, which has hundreds of settings, every time by returning from backup.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    As ahoeben wrote in his reply, when you change some settings, then quit Cura and reopen it, the settings should still be the same as before the start. 

     

    If not you should check if the configuration folder is writeable for you. Maybe that's the problem.

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    I did what you said for now and it's ok. Thank you for your interest.🙏

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    Posted · Cura Settings not coming every time...

    Thanks for the feedback and happy printing!

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