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Where can I change the nozzle diameter in Cura? Why is mine missing?

Where can I change the nozzle diameter in Cura? The best way forward is to go back to the Creality Ender 3 print profile, if so, you can use this answer. So, you can select the correct nozzle size ...
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Where can I change the nozzle diameter in Cura? Why is mine missing?

This is for Cura 4.13.1 but it shouldn't be very different than 4.11.0. This is also for the standard Ender 3 profile; it is not necessary to create a new profile for a different nozzle. In the main ...
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Browsing and printing print files (G-code) stored in OctoPrint from printer's screen

Accessing the print files stored on OctoPrint managed locations other than the SD card (i.e. where OctoPrint is installed; RPi or laptop, etc.) is not possible. The other way around is possible, you ...
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How do I check the belts on my Ender 3?

Loosen the screws holding the far right hand side of the belt cog in place on the gantry, tighten the belt by moving the cog outwards until the belt looks horizontal, tighten the screws back up and ...
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Ender 3 pro extruder skipping steps, tried multiple things

In case anyone else also runs into this problem and has tried everything above, here is how you fix it for good. While the direct drive extruder might work, it may seem odd to some that the system ...
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What is causing these severe print errors on an Ender 3?

First of all, I would make sure that my bed is properly leveled. Download one of the bed level tests and keep adjusting until you get good, slightly smooshed lines. It's possible that the nozzle was ...
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Ender 3: Extruder Stepper Motor - Hand Turn

Criggie's answer is basically correct, but I disagree with the conclusion that it: Could be expensive - you might want to compare cost of parts with cost of a new printer, remembering there may be ...
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Ender 3: Extruder Stepper Motor - Hand Turn

Yes - you should be able to turn the extruder by hand when it is unplugged and therefore not powered. The V2 comes with a blue plastic knob for this purpose, it may be too small to turn the shaft by ...
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Circle isn't in the shape of a circle

Try printing a 20mm reference cube and verify the dimensions. Also calibrate your extruder - it looks "fat" to me like there's just too much plastic. I print the same filament at the same ...
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How to work with PETG? Settings, caveats, etc

I use a fine round brass brush, similar to what you would use to clean a gun barrel, to keep my nozzle clean. The brass is softer than the nozzle material, so it doesn't damage it, and the bristles ...
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Severe blobbing prevents printing. What settings can I change to fix this?

That's not excessive Filament, it is "blobbiong". Blobbing happens in several cases, but the most common are: The printed filament is deposited too hot on other hot filament, resulting in ...
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Severe blobbing prevents printing. What settings can I change to fix this?

More information would be useful, to narrow the possible causes, but consider to perform an extrusion step check. This involves marking the filament at the most convenient location. This would be at ...
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Creality slicer filling in holes that aren't supposed to

I don't use that slicer, but there are issues with the STL file, when I fixed them and sliced it looked ok. So I suggest to fix your STL first. Lots of programs including blender have tools to help ...
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Prints on bed are missing parts

The Cura Ender 3 profile will not give you that print. It's a very safe profile. And that print was failing from the start long before it had any complexity to speak of. So it's the printer or the ...
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Prints on bed are missing parts

There are two big areas of difference between the successful sample print and the model you're failing to print: geometry and how it's sliced. First, geometry. The sample print looks detailed, but if ...
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Z offset not working after flashing TH3D firmware

Do you still have this issue? My Ender with a BLTouch won't respect the Z-off set setting in Motion > Control > ZOffset. You can change it to -10 and it will still start printing about 1 cm ...
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