Yay! It’s my turn…
The server response is extremely slow this morning. Here is a list of the events of this morning, encountered over the past 45 minutes.
1.) File preparation not completing, continually receiving an error message indicating that the file includes a mask causing the issue.
2.) Confirmed several times that no mask exists, completely dissecting the assembled document to ensure that no hidden mask existed. None were found.
3.) Separated file into three separate files, all were able to complete preparation without any changes being made, an indication that the issue is not the file.
4.) Reassembled file but repositioned all of the parts into a tighter group, file preparation complete. (apparently the usable space has changed, vertical limits have decreased causing the file to be tagged as including a mask). Again, no changes to the file were made other that rearranging parts to better fit vertically, into a template that has been used for every other drawing I’ve uploaded.
5.) Glowforge spent 10 minutes ‘scanning’ before indicating that it was ‘ready’ to print… but it wasn’t ready to print, it just said it was…
6.) Glowforge then spent another 10 minutes indicating ‘ready’ to print without actually being ready.
7.) Glowforge was powered down, disconnected from power completely for 30 seconds before being reconnected and power activated.
8.) Glowforge spends next 10 minutes ‘homing’…