1. This guide will show you how to install a stable version of Slic3r Prusa Edition (Slic3r PE) to your Mac with macOS.
    • This guide will show you how to install a stable version of Slic3r Prusa Edition (Slic3r PE) to your Mac with macOS.

  2. Select your printer and download the latest Prusa drivers package, which includes Slic3r PE here: prusa3d.com/drivers Extract the package to your drive and open it in Finder. Grab Slic3r icon and drag it to the Applications, this will allow you easier launch for future.
    • Select your printer and download the latest Prusa drivers package, which includes Slic3r PE here: prusa3d.com/drivers

    • Extract the package to your drive and open it in Finder.

    • Grab Slic3r icon and drag it to the Applications, this will allow you easier launch for future.

    • Note the content of the driver's package (apps, settings, models) can differ from yours.

  3. Starting Slic3r PE 1.40.0 the printer profiles are built in and you should be greeted with a configuration wizard.
    • Starting Slic3r PE 1.40.0 the printer profiles are built in and you should be greeted with a configuration wizard.

    • If not, click from the menu "Configuration -> Configuration Assistant".

    • Select your printer(s) and proceed with the assistant.

    • You can finish here :)

  4. Open Applications and launch Slic3r PE. If this is your first install of Slic3r PE 1.39.0 and older, the settings for Prusa printers will be not present. You need to import them first. From the top menu click File -> Load Config Bundle
    • Open Applications and launch Slic3r PE.

    • If this is your first install of Slic3r PE 1.39.0 and older, the settings for Prusa printers will be not present. You need to import them first.

    • From the top menu click File -> Load Config Bundle

    • Locate the extracted drivers package and select the settings (.ini file), which suits your printer and click Open.

    • Each driver's package includes updated settings for your printer. It is recommended to repeat this step each time you download a new package.

  5. After you click on Open to import settings, a successful import will be indicated on the screen.
    • After you click on Open to import settings, a successful import will be indicated on the screen.

    • You can also check if your printer appeared in the right column.

    • That's it! Happy slicing!!!

Finish Line

5 other people completed this guide.

Jakub Dolezal

Member since: 02/20/2017

207 Guides authored

Team

Prusa Research Member of Prusa Research

Community

3 Members

348 Guides authored

0 Comments

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 2

Past 7 Days: 54

Past 30 Days: 252

All Time: 3,637