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Prusa Mendel Build Manual

Prusa Mendel Build Manual

Step by Step Detailed Instructions for building your Prusa Mendel

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10.4 Pronterface Installation – Reprap Prusa Mendel Computer Setup

10.0 Reprap Computer Setup

10.4 Pronterface Installation 

Reprap Mendel Windows XP Setup Scroll down to 10.4.2 – Windows 7 / Vista

10.4.1 Pronterface Installation – Windows XP Installation

Step 1

Navigate to the “PRINT_RUN” folder and then navigate to the “kilment-Printrun-65e0121” folder and make sure it is located where you require, i.e. inside the “Reprap” folder or your programs folder or download from our 3D Printer Downloads page.

Reprap Pronterface Print RunInstall Step 1


Step 2

Navigate inside the “kilment-Printrun-65e0121” folder and right click on “pronterface.py” and select “send to desktop (create shortcut)”

Reprap Pronterface Print RunInstall Step 2


Step 3

Now you should have a shortcut on your desktop called “shortcut to pronterface.py”, double click on this and Pronterface/Printrun should open – You have successfully setup Pronterface/PrintRun

Reprap Pronterface Print RunInstall Step 3


You have now completed the Pronterface installation for your Reprap Prusa Mendel Printer on Windows XP, now quit Pronterface and please proceed to the 10.5 Skeinforge Software Installation

10.0 Reprap Computer Setup

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10.4 Pronterface installation

Windows 7 / Vista

10.4.2 Pronterface Installation – Win 7 / Vista

Reprap Mendel Windows 7 / Vista Setup
Step 1

Navigate to the “PRINT_RUN” folder or download from our 3D Printer Downloads page.and then navigate to the “kilment-Printrun-65e0121” folder and make sure it is located where you require, i.e. inside the “Reprap” folder or your programs folder. Navigate to “pronteface.py” and right click on it and select “Send to” and then “desktop (Create Shortcut)

Reprap Pronterface Print RunInstall Step 1


Step 2

Now you should have a shortcut on your desktop called “shortcut to pronterface.py”, double click on this and Pronterface/Printrun should open – You have successfully setup Pronterface/PrintRun

Reprap Pronterface Print RunInstall Step 2



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You have now completed the Pronterface installation for your Reprap Prusa Mendel Printer on Windows 7, now quit Pronterface and please proceed to the 10.5 Skeinforge Software Installation



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