Offline Printing


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Important:

Do not use the factory reset USB drive that came with your printer.

 

 

Creating and Exporting a Build

To export a build to a USB thumb drive:

  1. Sign into Eiger and import your STL file.
  2. Configure the settings and layers in Eiger as necessary and click "Save"
  3. Once your part has been sliced and saved click "Print" at the bottom right of the screen.
  4. Click and drag your part to position it on the print bed.
  5. Select "Export Build" from the "Select Printer" dropdown menu on the right side of the screen.



  6. Click "Export Build" at the bottom right of the screen. Eiger will generate the print and then download it. 


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Printing from USB

To print from a USB thumb drive

  1. Save the desired file to the root directory of a USB key.
    Note: Your mfp file cannot be in a folder.

    Note: When creating a file name for your .mfp file, please limit the characters in the name to ASCII Characters. File names with non-standard ASCII characters will not be able to be recognized.

  2. Eject the usb key from your computer and plug it into the back of the printer.
  3. Press the menu button in the upper right corner of the LCD screen on your printer.



  4. Select the "Storage" tile from the menu options.



  5. Select the "Print From Storage" tile from the menu options.



  6. Select the file from the USB key and press "Print".

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