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Feedback Needed - 3D Printers - Any Interest?

Discussion in 'Printer Forum Announcements & Feedback' started by Nifty, Jun 4, 2014.

  1. Jun 17, 2017
    The Hat

    The Hat Printer VIP Moderator

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    I have been making all sorts of little bits and bobs, that will make life a little easier, I haven’t made anything that was not used for something, all dough I did make two of one box and lid because I wasn’t happy with my first attempt.

    I was on to Tech support for a driver for my printer that will work with Win 8.1 and it turns out they don’t have one yet, but they have a Win 7 driver but it won’t work on any O/S higher than Win 7.

    It means I can make up my objects on the PC but must transfer them to a micro card before I can print them, it’s a bit of a pain but one I can live with for now.

    I’ve got this machine: - http://amzn.to/2quJYRm
    But if I had the choice again,
    I would have gotten this one: - https://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=13860

    Yes, it’s a little heavier priced but it has a 45% bigger platform to print too and when you get the hang on making 3D objects, its far better to be able to make even bigger gadgets, well I reckon so anyway.

    There is only one other member here that I know of that has a 3D printer, so unless we can get more I don’t reckon we’ll have a separate 3D section, I am surprised that no one here has been bitten by the 3D bug the way I was, my inkjet printing did suffer but I am back using some of my inkjet printer once more...

    I’ve run out of things to print with my 3D printer for now but I’m looking... :weee
     
  2. Jun 17, 2017
    pharmacist

    pharmacist Printer Master Platinum Printer Member

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    You will need disable driver authentication of Windows 10 in order to install the Windows 7 driver. It should be possible.
     
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  3. Jun 17, 2017
    The Hat

    The Hat Printer VIP Moderator

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    It is but we are not taking the risk, plain and simple, we don’t see why we should lower our security to load their unsigned driver...
     
  4. Jun 18, 2017 at 8:24 AM
    pharmacist

    pharmacist Printer Master Platinum Printer Member

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    For ArgyllCMS I have to force disabling driver authentication in order to install the driver, otherwise I can't use it.
     
  5. Jun 18, 2017 at 2:35 PM
    Emulator

    Emulator Printer Master Platinum Printer Member

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    How about a PrinterKnowledge lapel badge?
     
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  6. Jun 18, 2017 at 3:24 PM
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    What, all in white... ? :eek:
     

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