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Painting new drywall

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How long do i need to wait after the drywall putty is dry before I can prime/paint?
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after sanding? and cleaning?

after it is dry which depends on numerous factors.
True, humidity can cause delayed drying. If you're in a "conditioned" area (heated or cooled), 12 hrs. is usually plenty of time unless an unusually heavy coat of mud was applied....
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