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Thumbnails

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  1. PrusaSlicer
  2. SuperSlicer

Both PrusaSlicer and SuperSlicer allow configuration of thumbnails to be generated alongside your gcode. Each slicer has a slightly different configuration.

Fluidd’s recommended thumbnails should be the following sizes;

300x300 - For the larger previews.
48x48   - For the smaller file thumbs.

PrusaSlicer

Running PrusaSlicer 2.3.0+?

  • With PrusaSlicer open, navigate to Printer Settings.
  • On the General tab, under the heading Firmware find the G-code thumbnails option.
  • Enter 48x48,300x300

Running PrusaSlicer 2.2.0 or below?

  • With PrusaSlicer open, click Help -> Show Configuration Folder.
  • Now close PrusaSlicer.
  • With the now open file navigator, Navigate to the printer folder, and open the appropriate printer profile.
  • Find the line labelled thumbnails and update to the following;
thumbnails = 48x48, 300x300
  • Now, restart PrusaSlicer, slice a file - and take a look at it in Fluidd!

SuperSlicer

  • With SuperSlicer open, navigate to Printer Settings.
  • Find the General tab, under the heading Thumbnails.
  • In the Small section add x: 48, y: 48, and in the Large section add x: 300, y: 300
  • The Color override and Bed on Thumbnail options are personal preference, but having the Bed on Thumbnail option unticked looks the best!
  • Now, restart SuperSlicer, slice a file - and take a look at it in Fluidd!

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