The following category gives basic tips on working with a model in the workspace view and shows what kind of model modifications and adjustments are possible.

Adding a Model in the *.STL, *.OBJ, *.DXF or *.3MF Format

1. On the welcome screen, select the model of the printer you are going to use.

2. Use the “+” icon or the Add files to print button to upload a model.

3. Select the model and click OPEN.

You can also use the drag and drop option to upload a model.

4. Once your model is uploaded, you can add previously saved project using the Import option from the Model menu.

Selecting / Adding / Deleting a Model

Selecting / Adding / Deleting a Model

If you want to select, add or delete a model, use the icons from the toolbar on the left.

Selecting / Adding / Deleting a Model

Selecting a model

Left-click on the model to select it.

Selecting / Adding / Deleting a Model

Adding a model

To add another model, use the “+” icon or the drag and drop option.

Selecting / Adding / Deleting a Model

Deleting a model

To delete a model, select it and click the trash icon or press the Delete key on your keyboard.

Workspace Views

Workspace Views

If you want to zoom in, move, rotate or change the workspace view, use the icons from the toolbar on the left.

Workspace Views

Zoom the view

To zoom in the workspace view, select the Zoom View icon and click on the workspace with the left mouse button. You can also use the scroll wheel to zoom in and out.

Move the view

1. Use the Move view icon to move the workspace view around the screen.

2. Hold down the left mouse button and move your mouse to relocate the view around the screen. Hold down the right mouse button to rotate the workspace view.

Rotate the view

1. Select the Rotate view icon to rotate the workspace view.

2. Hold down the left mouse button and move your mouse to rotate the workspace view. Hold down the right mouse button to move the workspace view around the screen.

Select the view

Click the Select View icon to change the workspace view. Choose the view type from the drop-down list.

Moving a Model

Click the Move Model icon to move the model around the workspace. Next, select the model and move it manually along the X or Y axis.

Scaling a Model

Select the Scale Model icon to resize the model. You can resize the model in all axes by changing the parameters manually or by using the “+” and “-” buttons. Click the padlock icon to scale the model only in a selected axis.

You can acquire the desired shape of a model by typing the exact value in millimeters. Just click the “%” button to switch to “mm”. This option becomes useful whenever you want to change the height or width of the model and be sure of the precise measurements.

Rotating a Model

With Rotate Model option you can rotate the model in the workspace in three directions. To turn the model around a given axis, choose one axis: X, Y or Z and change the parameters manually, click the “45°” button, use the “+”/”-” buttons.

To make it easier for you, there are three mirror flips.

Model Auto Arranging

Model Auto Arranging

Click the Auto Arrange icon to return to the model’s default position in the workspace.

Splitting a Model

If your model does not fit the workspace, you can split it into smaller parts.

1. Click the Split icon to split the model.

2. First, select the axis along which you want your model to be split. Next, adjust the slider or use the “+”/”-” buttons to place the cutting point on the model. You can also use the buttons with the % sign to split the model into equal halves or quarters.

Placing (multiple) Models

Upload two or more models into the workspace and click on the Auto arrange icon in the left menu bar.

1. If one of the models turns red, it means that it is outside the workspace. Resize or move the model so that it fits the workspace properly.

2. If the two or more models turn red, it means that they overlap. Resize or arrange the models on the workspace with proper spaces kept between them.

Copying and Deleting a Model

1. Select a model and press CTRL + C and then CTRL + V keys to copy it.

2. Select a model and click the trash icon or press the Delete key on your keyboard to delete it.

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