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NGB5219

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Posted · Filament change/pause at layer height

I know, this is a old topic and I come back to it, as nothing works for me.

 

I am trying to print something with multiple colors, but recently got the silent motherboard for my Ender 3 and Ender 3 Pro

 

Both of the settings do not work on both of my printers. and I would like it to pause automatically and not needing to check every few minutes if it is already on the layer I need or not.

 

I use Ultimaker 5.2.1

If there is any more info needed, let me know/

Thanks!

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    Posted · Filament change/pause at layer height

    Hey @NGB5219,

     

    Welcome to the Ultimaker Community 🎉

     

    I hear that Pause At Layerheight in the post-processing script is usually the way to go. 

    Did you select the correct settings in that field, there are some confusing settings in that menu. 

     

    Do you have a project file for us? It contains the printer and settings we need for troubleshooting. 

    To save a project file go to File -> Save project.

     

     

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