Photoshop: How do I enable 3D printing using PLA on Makerbot 2X?

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When I choose my printer (makerbot replicator 2x) in Photoshop I do not have a choice to use PLA filament, its only giving me the option to use ABS or nothing. When I choose ABS although I am using PLA it as expected makes a mess. So how can I fix this?
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In the Makerbot 2X profile that ships with Photoshop, uncomment the PLA defintion. It hasn't been tested as much as the ABS parameters (which is why it is disabled).