Makerbot mini software
Features Automatic updates from Makerbot Desktop 3. To adjust the print temperature please continue using a custom profile. Single-layer prints may cause slicing errors in this version Transformation icons have invisible text labels Some dialogs on Fedora may have missing close buttons. Features Native printing on Windows 8. Please retry these prints. Some digital store prints will take a longer than usual time to start. Please check your internet connection and try again. Features Improved print quality Bug fix for Digitizer connectivity issues on Windows Option to manually calibrate the Z-axis offset of Fifth Generation printers Fifth Generation button-press override for network prints Post-print photo sharing to Thingiverse Ability to set a static IP address.
Known Issues Windows 8. After a Fifth Generation printer is reset to factory settings, users should turn the printer off for 30 seconds before setting up Wi-Fi.
Features An overhaul of the communications between Fifth Generation printers and MakerBot Desktop Faster camera streaming A new device preferences dialog for Fifth Generation printers Camera streaming over a USB connection New Print History tab in the Library Automatic unloading of filament after an out of filament error The ability to change Smart Extruders during a paused print and resume printing Print from file with.
Lay Flat algorithm updates 5. Option to disable filament jam errors from the device preferences added 7. Notification for when log exporting is in progress added. Known Issues After a Fifth Generation printer is reset to factory settings, users should power cycle the printer before setting up Wi-Fi. For improved experience, please update your firmware.
You have the option to download and install it from this page. The MakerBot Desktop 3. Features Users can now change filament or attach a Smart Extruder from the print monitor panel The Print and Export dialogs now display slicing progress File transfer progress has been added to the Firmware Update dialog The IP address of a network-connected Fifth Generation printer is now displayed in the Device Preferences dialog Bug fix for background service errors caused by disconnecting from an Ethernet network Bug fix for USB-connected printers not connecting automatically Small bug fixes related to firmware updating Support for Linux Ubuntu and Fedora.
MakerBot files Added new status bar and print monitor panel. Please upgrade to MakerBot Desktop 3. USB-connected printers may not connect automatically. In this situation, users should select their printer in the Connected Devices section of the Devices drop-down menu. Users should use a network connection to link their MakerBot Library.
Features MakerBot Dissolvable Filament has been added to the Make Dialog An improved MakerBot Dissolvable Filament material profile has been added to MakerWare Users can now set two different temperatures in the Make dialog when a dual extruder printer is selected Bug fix for the supportExcessive option not having an effect in the custom profiles Bug fix for some non-manifold objects slicing with missing layers or with filled in handles or holes Bug fix for Mac version number set incorrectly in MakerWare 2.
Known Issues Mac users need to uninstall MakerWare 2. Features Bug fix for UI crashes on some Nvidia graphics cards Bug fix for the prime line causing a Y-axis shift Bug fix for excessive Print Preview memory usage Bug fix for objects in Print Preview sometimes displaying as black Bug fix for Windows file association issues.
Features Improved default print settings, including new 0. See the custom slicing profile guide for specifics. A new Skeinforge default profile has been added Rafts are turned on by default A subtle skybox option is available It is now easy to set extruder temperature when using custom MakerBot Slicer profiles Added a homing button for Thing-O-Matics Made changes to Thing-O-Matic onboard preferences to improve clarity Moved the Replicator 2 start position closer to the front-left corner of the build plate MakerWare now supports Ubuntu Features MakerWare integration with Thing-O-Matics New control panel for jogging and manually connecting to Thing-O-Matics Users have the option of heating the platform when printing with PLA on a Rep1 Made it impossible to save x3g files with names too long for the firmware There is now an option in MakerWare to reset the motherboard completely Decreased memory usage during the slice verification stage Fixed a Windows registry key bug Improvements to the Snow Leopard installer Adjusted the dual-extrusion long retract to reduce blobbing Bug fix for a uniform scaling bug in Windows XP.
Features Custom profiles now work with the Replicator 2X Custom profiles now work for dual-extrusion prints on the Replicator Dual Bug fix Snow Leopard installation problems Bug fix for the Skeinforge custom profile editor not opening on Mac Dual-extrusion print percentage has been fixed on the Replicator 2X.
Features MakerWare integration with the Replicator 2X Dual-Extrusion in MakerWare Choose your printer type on first-run Change printer type on USB connection or manually Printer controls the build volume shown and whether dual-extrusion UI is visible Added a new icon to the UI indicating the printer type Made it possible to run ReplicatorG without stopping conveyor Updated the skybox Improvements for printing single-walled objects Bug-fix for extra support material being added to the outside of objects.
Features Bug fix to enable saving directly to an SD card on a Mac Added a GCode verifier for printing directly to a printer and making from file Bug fix for a Windows getaddrinfo error that caused a problem with user localhost addresses Small improvements related to firmware updating. Features Bug fix for a Windows installer bug that occurs when python is installed in a non-standard location that contains a space in the name Fixed a Windows XP file registry bug.
Features Bug fix for prints not being perfectly centered on the Replicator 2 build plate Bug fix for printing with the left extruder on the Replicator Dual. Features Rafts on the Replicator 2 now print with the cooling fan off Bug fix for a missing buttons issue on some Windows machines Bug fix for the Replicator 2 missing the correct behavior at the beginning of prints Added Windows installer logging. Single-extrusion printing to the Replicator and Replicator 2.
Activate Your Service Plan Register your device to ensure you get the right level of service and support. Import design files in native CAD and fine-tune their settings for optimal results when printing.
Keep your projects organized by automatically arranging models across one or several build plates. Kick-off prints, control your printer, and monitor print progress remotely.
Designed for the Plus Generation of Printer. Offers limited capabilities with 5th generation printers and offline export only with previous models. Still looking for MakerBot Desktop? Download MakerBot Print 2. Requires firmware version 2. AMD or Intel, post Users cannot import MakerBot.
MakerBot Print Support Site. Fixed bug that led to some Project files failing to open Fixed security vulnerabilities Other bug fixes and improvements. Create your own Custom Print Modes, giving you quick access to your favorite combinations of print settings.
Share custom print modes with peers by exporting the print mode. Use someone else's Custom Print Mode by using the Import feature. Gain access to advanced print settings when connected to a printer with an Experimental Extruder attached.
Print settings can now be individually displayed in the Print Settings sidebar menu. This option can be enabled in the Custom Settings menu. Current extruder temperature is now visible in the main screen of the Printer Panel OBJ files are now supported for Mac. Printers that do not utilize z-calibration have been blocked from running that procedure.
Reset to factory has an added "Clear Calibration Settings" option if a Replicator Mini or Replicator 5th Generation has been set with unnecessary calibration values. Resolved an issue where. Fixed an issue where the Orient tool was not working correctly.
To completely resolve the issue, you must reset all custom print settings by right-clicking an added custom setting and selecting "Reset All to Default Value". Opening a project will prompt you to choose between the current settings and the Project settings, if they differ MinFill Print Mode is now available for Replicator 2 New custom setting: Donut-fill Happy National Donut Day!
Custom Settings UI Improvements: Custom settings that are added but not changed may change if certain other associated settings are changed e. This is intentionally done to improve print quality but will not happen if you explicitly select a Shell Print Speed after adding this custom setting Bug fixes: The slice progress bar for Replicator 2 and Replicator 2X should no longer fluctuate during the slice process.