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USB Stick printing issues anyone?

Anyone having issues when printing from the USB stick?


Lots of strange behavior.

Have to start a pre-heat then immediately start a print from the stick for it to show it heating to proper temps.

Then the bed always shows it is heating to only "40" but it is actually heating up to the proper GCODE temp but does not show that until it starts printing.


Then the 0% complete always shows 0% through the entire print.


anyone see similar issues?


Thx


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  • Requires heated bed.
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