Here is a guide to troubleshooting
The guide at http://www.solidoodle.com/how-to-2/troubleshooting/ covers the basic trouble shooting problems. This Wiki will link to more advanced topics, and the opinions of the community on various topics related to troubleshooting.
I great place to start your journey of knowledge is Ian Johnson's Solidoodle Tips blog.
- Help!! My Solidoodle has a hole in the orange Kapton tape!
- help, my Solidoodle arrived broken
- help, my Solidoodle has been in transit for a long time.
- Help!! My Solidoodle won't connect
- help, my nozzle is clogged
- Help!! The filament is not sticking to the bed!
- Help!! My prints aren't centered!
- Help!! My prints keep drooping along the edges!
- Help!! My printer is making popping/cracking/hissing sound while extruding!
- Help!! I want to reset my Repetier Host Printer Settings to the default!
- Help!! My print head only moves in one direction!
- Help!! My printer keeps shifting along one axis!
- Help!! I accidentally extruded too far and can't pull my filament out of the extruder!
- Help!! My extruder is printing in mid air!
- Filament curling/not extruding
- Help! There are filament shavings in my extruder!
- Hot End Stops Being Hot