Pre-requisites for the workshop
This task could take 10-15 mins.
Please make sure it’s done before the workshop.
To be done on a laptop.
(works well with 64 bit operating system, minimum 4GB RAM and decent GPU specs).
1. Download & install a suitable version of Sketchup Make. If you already have any version of Sketchup installed, you could skip this step.
i. If installation on Windows fails, it’s most likely that .net framework is not installed on your system.
Download & install .net framework.
ii. Retry installation of Sketchup.
2. Download & install a suitable version of OpenSCAD.
3. Download & install a suitable version of Cura.
To start the installation of Ultimaker Cura, download it first. After downloading, open the installer and run the installation wizard to complete the installation. To make sure Ultimaker Cura can run on your computer, we recommend checking the system requirements described below.
Windows Vista or higher, 64 bit
Mac OSX 10.11 or higher, 64 bit
Ubuntu 14.04 or higher, 64 bit
OpenGL 2 compatible graphics chip, OpenGL 4.1 for 3D Layer view
Intel Core 2 or AMD Athlon 64 or newer
205 MB available hard disk space
4GB RAM memory
Note: Although these are the minimum requirements, we recommend using better machines to use Ultimaker Cura with heavy models.
If your system is not suitable for the latest version of cura please install older version
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