To start the installation of Cura, download it first. After downloading, open the installer and run the installation wizard to complete the installation. To make sure Cura can run on your computer, we recommend to check the system requirements described below.

Accepted platforms

  • Windows Vista or newer
  • Mac OSX 10.7 or newer
  • Linux Ubuntu 15.04, Fedora 23, OpenSuse 13.2, ArchLinux or newer

System requirements

  • OpenGL 2 compatible graphics chip
  • Intel Core 2 or AMD Athlon 64 or newer

Compatible file types

  • STL (most common file format for 3D printing)
  • OBJ