Z-SUITE 2

ver
release
for MAC
for WINDOWS
  • Fixes an issue with temperature values of Z-PETG profiles for M200 and M300,
  • Fixes issues with opening .zcode/.zcodex files.
  • Thin walls analysis is now available in the Print Settings step – highlighting thin walls depends on nozzle diameter and layer thickness settings,
  • Fixes issues with re-saving .zcodex files,
  • Improves material retraction while printing without raft,
  • Fixes minor bugs.
  • Improves the Replicate .zcode/.zcodex tool – it is now possible to place more replicated models on the platform by decreasing the Offset value,
  • The Model lift option is now activated once the raft is disabled – it allows users to lift the model up to 10mm,
  • It is now possible to insert a pause into the .zcode(x) before printing the Brim (at 0% of progress),
  • Maximum values of Flow Ratio and Print Speed have been increased (First Layer and Raft parameters),
  • It is now possible to set the Brim width to 0 while printing without the raft,
  • Improves the default Exposure time values for resins: Basic Pigment-Free, Flexible Transparent Yellow and Dental Model Beige,
  • Fixes issues with Brim and first layer height while printing with Shell infil,
  • Fixes minor bugs.
  • It is now possible to disable/enable printing the raft on FDM devices,
  • It is now possible to change first layer settings on FDM devices,
  • The program now highlights all overhangs that require support structures,
  • Improves the program’s GUI – toolboxes are now shown in the bar on the left,
  • Control grips for Move, Resize and Rotate tools can be now disabled in the Preferences panel,
  • The Split tool is now available for Inkspire,
  • It is now possible to reset changes in the Print Settings step and Rotate menu (Reset button added),
  • Improves the Rotation Optimization tool,
  • Adds new Z-HIPS and Z-ULTRAT profiles for 0.3 and 0.6 mm nozzles (M200 Plus),
  • Improves printing quality of Z-PCABS (M200 Plus),
  • Z-ULTRAT is now available in the list of materials for M300,
  • Improves the default Exposure time values for resins: Basic Grey, Basic White/Ivory and Black Pro on Inkspire,
  • Fixes minor bugs.

*Latest firmware version for M200 Plus and M300 Plus required.

  • Introduces the Rotation Optimization tool for both FDM and resin printers. This tool allows you to choose one optimal position for the model according to your chosen parameter: Min. Support Area, Min. Support Volume, Max. Platform Contact,
  • Improves placement of automatic seam. It is now placed in internal angles to reduce its visibility as much as possible,
  • Improves printing quality of Z-ABS and ABS-based materials (0.29 layer thickness) for M200, M300, M200 Plus and M300 Plus,
  • Adds new NYLON-based option to the External materials tab (for M200 Plus and M300 Plus),
  • Zortrax Apoller can now be added to the My Devices panel,
  • Improves print settings for Inkspire,
  • Fixes bugs for Inkspire.
  • Improves overall printing quality for Inkspire*,
  • Adds the Rotation Optimization tool for all FDM printers,
  • Fixes minor bugs.

*Latest firmware version for Inkspire is required

  • Adds support for Z-FLEX and Z-NYLON materials for M200 Plus and M300 Plus,
  • Adds new Z-FLEX based option to the ’’External Materials” tab,
  • Adds new Z-SUPPORT Premium material compatible with all model materials available for Inventure,
  • Improves overall quality of Z-ABS prints for M Series printers,
  • INKSPIRE:
    • Improves overall printing quality,
    • Introduces new default support parameters: Light, Medium and Heavy,
    • Adds information on total time between layers curing (Total OFF time) and total time of platform movement (Z-lift total time),
  • Fixes an issue with loading .zcodex files saved for M200 Plus and M300 Plus,
  • Fixes an issue where projects would open in a different workspace than in the default one.
  • For M200, it is now possible to select the nozzle’s diameter – 0.3 or 0.6 – for Z-ABS and Z-PLA Pro,
  • If there is no USB drive installed or there is not enough storage available, Z-SUITE now displays a notification when users attempt to transfer .zcodex files to the printer,
  • Fixes issues with loading profiles with External material settings,
  • Fixes issues with displaying Z-SUITE’s window and different steps on Mac OSX.
  • Adds Zortrax Inkspire to the list of supported devices,
  • Adds Zortrax M300 Plus to the list of supported devices,
  • Mac OSX is now a stable version: it is possible to work with multiple tabs and program windows,
  • Improves overall printing quality for the following materials: Z-ABS: 0,29, Z-PCABS, Z-ASA Pro (Zortrax M200); Z-ASA Pro (Zortrax M300); Z-ABS: 0,29, Z-PCABS, Z-ASA Pro (Zortrax M200 Plus), and adds a Flex-based filament profile in the External materials settings menu for Zortrax M200 Plus and M300 Plus,
  • Introduces the Preferences menu where you can:
    • change the language of the program,
    • choose the default printer,
    • change the location of Z-SUITE folder (only on Windows),
    • enable/disable exporting .zcode(x) reports to a .txt file,
    • enable/disable notifications visibility,
    • change the color of models and supports in the Model, Analysis, Support and Preview steps,
    • enable/disable the Antialiasing option,
    • enable/disable displaying .zcode(x) preview,
    • enable/disable operation history,
    • change the quality of .zcode(x) preview,
  • Changes the order of the Print Settings and the Support steps,
  • Legacy support (Z-SUITE v1 support) is now set as default Automatic support,
  • Adds two new functions in the Support menu:
    • XY GAP – allows you to set a gap between the block of support and the model in the XY plane,
    • SPACING – allows you to set the spacing between paths of infill in the blocks of support,
  • Improves overall support generating performance for Zortrax Inventure,
  • A tooltip with the full name of the file is now displayed when you move the mouse cursor over the open tab (only on Windows),
  • It is now possible to move a model around the workspace with the keyboard arrow keys,
  • Fixes an issue with starting the printing process of .zcodex files with External materials settings directly in Z-SUITE,
  • Fixes an issue with displaying Z-SUITE’s window on several screens.
  • Improves overall printing quality for Z-ESD, Z-PCABS, Z-PETG and Z-ULTRAT (Zortrax M200 Plus),
  • Improves overall printing quality for Inventure,
  • Improves overall slicing performance of the program,
  • Z-SUITE’s versioning is now included in the .txt report
  • The Cross Section View tool is now available when using other tools,
  • Adds new interface languages: Italian, Japanese, Korean,
  • Bug fixes:
    • loading very large files should no longer cause problems with displaying a white card in the program’s window,
    • problems with the graphics card’s performance when minimizing the program’s window should no longer be an issue, also on Mac OSX

Z-SUITE 1

ver
release
for MAC
for WINDOWS
  • Introduces minor fixes of the print quality for Z-PLA PRO.
  • Fixes an issue with removing the raft from Z-PLA Pro prints and introduces minor fixes of the print quality (0.09 and 0.14 layer thickness),
  • Improves the print quality for Z-ULTRAT Plus (Inventure).
  • Adds support for Z-ULTRAT Plus and Z-SEMIFLEX (Inventure),
  • Introduces new Layer Thickness for Z-ASA Pro and Z-HIPS – 0.09 (M Series printers),
  • Introduces new Layer Thickness for Z-ULTRAT – 0.29 (M200),
  • Introduces Shell infill for PLA-based materials (External Materials).
  • Quicker slicing process of complicated models,
  • New Print Quality type: Draft (for Z-ABS 0,14 and 0,19, and Z-HIPS 0,19),
  • Increased density of Maximum Infill for Z-HIPS and Z-ABS materials.

Other files

Mono Framework for Z-SUITE on Mac
Z-SUITE Demo for Windows