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Posted · CURA for Mac OS 10.13

hello,

Just a beginer in 3D printing....

I just bought a creality ender 3 Pro and tried to install Cura on my iMAC. 

Last version of CURA is not compatible with my software which is 10.13.

Is it possible to get a previous version of CURA and where can I get it ?

Thanks for your help.

 

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    Posted · CURA for Mac OS 10.13

    Hello Community! I work with an iMac under OS X 10.13.6 (High Sierra, supports both 32 and 64 bit applications) because I have several pieces of hardware and applications that do not run on OS X after v10.13. Upgrading would mean for me, that I have to invest more than 1'000 € in software upgrades and new hardware.

     

    Development of CURA seems to go in the direction that does no longer supports OS X 10.13. Is there any chance that a newer version than 4.10.0 of CURA will come for OS X 10.13?

     

    What are the new functions that we don't have, that are in later versions of CURA?

     

    OS X 10.13 is from 2017/18 and that is like "allmost new" for Mac users :-).

     

    Thanks for your help.

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    Posted · CURA for Mac OS 10.13

    Hi,

    no that will not come, you can only use the laters version of Cura which is still running on High Sierra. Cura depends on some underlying libraries and these libraries are mostly also not compatible with such an old OS.

     

    Regarding new functions, check the release notes to get a list of new features after 4.10.0.

     

    I think you will have not much alternatives than upgrading your OS in the near future. High Sierra is quite old, and 4 major relates behind the current one. So you will also see problems with other software, except the ones you have currently installed. 

     

    6 hours ago, MacHanno said:

    OS X 10.13 is from 2017/18 and that is like "allmost new" for Mac users :-).

    Definitely not 🙂 

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