Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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is an option for Printout3D that specifies a previewer for generating outputs to print.


  • Printout3DPreviewer is also known as a 3D print preview application or slicer.
  • Printout3DPreviewer is typically used to automatically hand off an STL file to a local 3D printer.
  • The default setting is Printout3DPreviewer:>$Printout3DPreviewer.
  • Printout3DPreviewer settings can be given in the menu Preferences System 3D Print Previewer.
  • Possible settings include:
  • "service"a 3D print service listed in Printout3D
    templatea string template with `file` as key
  • With Printout3DPreviewertemplate, effectively TemplateApply[template,<|"file"|>] gets executed.

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Use a template to launch an application to preview and print out using a 3D printing service:

Click for copyable input
Click for copyable input
Click for copyable input
Introduced in 2016