3D printer / slicing GUI built on top of the Uranium framework (by Ultimaker)

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Posts where Cura has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-01-24.
  • Whats causing these weird artefacts in cura? this piece should only be around .5 to 1mm thick and infill is at 100%
  • Curved Thin Wall, Cura vs. PrusaSlicer
  • Cura in Linux doesn't allows me to use 1.75mm filament
    Ah! The infamous locale issue (
  • How To Print Draft Shield Onto Raft With Cura
    Apparently it's a bug. ( That part of the conversation may have been forgotten.
  • Does anyone have any insight into when we will get a working Mac / Big Sur version again? | 2021-01-17
    The only known/confirmed issue specific to Big Sur in Cura is this one. That issue is caused by a change in MacOS last November, not a change in Cura, so older releases of Cura have the same issue, and indeed we've also seen reports of the same issue in Cura 4.7 and 4.6.
  • Help please..
  • Why dose my print have herpes
    And then...
  • Brim around outer perimeter of supports? | 2021-01-13
    No. Cura has no such option. There is an open feature request about it though.
  • Support does not adhere well enough to raft. What cura setting actually controls this?
    Latest update... I believe as of now that this issue of a Cura bug causing this missing layer is responsible, and the timing of the discussion indicates it's plausible.
  • Cura 4.8.0 keeps crashing after startup. | 2021-01-04
    There are some workaround suggestions for this bug report with the same symptoms. In particular, it apparently helps to run Cura with a different graphical processor if your computer has multiple.
  • Cura No Preview on MacBook Pro | 2021-01-03
    Yes. Not me, but others:
  • Wish Cura had a warning for this
    A comment in here explained it
    Create a bug reprt here: or crosspost to r/Cura
    Its a bug
    Its already reported.


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Ultimaker/Cura is an open source project licensed under GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.