Latest Instructions: Oct. 26, 2015
Please use these instructions to download, install and connect your printer to the cloud via Raspberry Pi.
Step 1: Download Pi Image
-Check out this walkthrough here: How to create a Raspberry Pi image for 3DPrinterOS
Step 2: Install the Pi image:
-Unpack the file from .zip archive you received via email and flash it to the SD card for your Pi.
Easy guides for installing Pi images:
http://elinux.org/RPi_Easy_SD_Card_Setup#Using_the_Win32DiskImager_program (Use Win32DiskImager, just select IMG and write it to SD card)
Step 3: Connect your Pi and Printer to the cloud:
There are two ways to do this, via Wifi dongle or via ethernet.
- Here is the walkthrough guide for setting up your Pi
with Wifi: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/configuration/wireless/wireless-cli.md
- Here is the walkthrough guide for setting up your Pi and Printer via
Ethernet: How to set up Raspberry Pi + Ethernet (and SSH) - Walkthrough
That’s all! You’re Awesome!
If you have any issues connecting via Wifi we’ve made this troubleshooting infographic:
Here is a guide to connecting to finding your Pi’s IP address and connecting via SSH: https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/troubleshooting/hardware/networking/ip-address.md
Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.
Thanks and Happy Printing!