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Connecting to your MakerBot Replicator Mini+ via Wi-Fi

    Connecting to a Networked Printer via MakerBot Print

    1.  Locate the USB cable that came with your MakerBot Replicator Mini+.

    2. Insert the USB-B end of the cable into the port on the side of your Mini+ and insert the USB-A end of the cable into one of the USB ports on your computer. We do not recommend connecting with USB hubs or extension cords.

    3. Power on your printer and open MakerBot Print on your computer.

    4. The Mini+ will take a few minutes to boot up. Once the light on the printer’s action button has stopped blinking, you should see the Mini+ appear on MakerBot Print.

    5. Expand the Printers menu and select the Mini+ to access the Printer’s menu.

    6. Select Utilities > Network Preferences.

    7. Select your Wi-Fi network from the drop down menu and input your password.

    8. Once connected to your Wifi network, disconnect your USB cable. You should now be successfully connected.

    Connecting to a Networked Printer via MakerBot Mobile

    1. Open the MakerBot Mobile App and log in with your credentials on your mobile device.
      1. For iOS users, tap Add a Printer.
      2. For Android users, tap the Printers icon, or tap the Navigation button and tap Printers.
    2. You will be taken to the My Printers screen, which will list any saved printers and will allow you to connect to new printers.
      1. For iOS users, tap Add+.
      2. For Android users, tap Add a printer or tap the Floating Action Button to add a printer then tap Connect to a Networked Printer.
    3. Scroll through the list of available printers already connected on the specified network and tap on a printer.
    4. You will see an information screen which lists the name of the printer, the printer type, and the printer IP address. Once you have found the correct printer, tap Use This Printer.
    5. Push the dial on the MakerBot Replicator Mini+ control panel to authenticate the connection. On the MakerBot Mobile App, you will see the live camera feed and print state from the MakerBot Replicator Mini+.

    **NOTE: MakerBot Mobile is only compatible with Apple iPhones and Android-based smartphones. MakerBot Mobile will have limited compatibility with Apple iPads and tablets. If you are unable to use a smartphone please connect to your printer via MakerBot Print.

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