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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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Under-extrusion halfway into print - Dremel 3D45 -PETG

"Prime Amount" sounds like "extra prime on unretract", which necessarily deposits a blob of extra material at the location of unretract, including the Z seam. Setting this to zero ...
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Under-extrusion halfway into print - Dremel 3D45 -PETG

That's not under extrusion That is the seam, and technically it is over extruding around it. You will find that if you turn the item, you have such a spot on every layer, actually with an inner and ...
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Why is my 3D printer over extruding when I have set the flow rate very low

I've been building 3D printers for a few years and working in the computer science field for over 2 decades. Here's a simple trick I use for adjusting your extruder steps. Tweak your flow rate till ...
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Cura not allowing full print area to used

If you set skirt setting to 'none', it will get you up to full bed area -1 mm at the edges, so, for example, 198x198 instead of 200x200. You need to go to 'Travel' and set 'Travel avoid distance' to ...
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What's the difference between "Initial Layer Width" and "Initial Layer Flow" in Cura?

The typical consensus is that you increase the layer flow initially for better adhesion, though from my experience I decrease it! My first layer is printed at between 70-75 % layer flow, this gives ...
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