Help Pages

The Basics

From unpacking your printer to setting up and finishing your first print, follow this guide to get up and running with your Form 1+!
Install PreForm Software  ·  Set up the Form 1+  ·   Set up your Print

Machine Care

Regular maintenance and cleaning of your Form 1+ is essential for successful printing. Follow these methods to keep your printer in perfect working condition.
Printer Care  ·  Resin Tank Care  ·  Checking the Mirror


These various finishing techniques will help you bring your model into its polished and ready-to-use form.
Removing Support Marks  ·  Finishing Delicate Parts  ·  Repairing Small Holes

Advanced Tips

Get the Formlabs inside tips and tricks on good modeling practices, optimal orientation, and advanced support structure settings.
Design Models for Printability  ·  What Supports Do  ·  Model Orientation


If you’re having difficulty printing on your Form 1+, try these solutions before submitting a Helpdesk ticket with our Customer Support team.
Cleaning After a Failed Print  ·  Fine Tuning Your Form 1+  ·  Submitting a Ticket

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to many of the questions you might have about our products.