Using the new Windows 8.1 3D Printing API? You're gonna have a bad time

Two days ago Microsoft announced native 3D printing support in Windows 8.1. As someone who isn’t exactly a rabid Microsoft fanboy, I do have to tip my hat and congratulate them on integrating 3D printing support. You can watch their announcement in the Build Keynote here (skip to 1:03:00)


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://reprage.com/post/54094653556/using-the-new-windows-8-1-3d-printing-api-youre-gonna