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Thumbnails

Mainsail can display thumbnails in the file browser and as previews in the print status.

preview

Slicers
  1. PrusaSlicer (since v2.3.0)
  2. SuperSlicer (since v2.2.54.0)
  3. Cura
  4. ideaMaker (since v4.2.1)

PrusaSlicer (since v2.3.0)

In “Expert” mode PrusaSlicer has an option in the “Printer Settings” tab to activate previews. Under General / Firmware, enter 32x32,400x300 as “G-code thumbnails”.

PrusaSlicer

SuperSlicer (since v2.2.54.0)

In “Expert” mode SuperSlicer has some very convenient options in the “Printer Settings” tab to activate and customize the previews.

SuperSlicer

Cura

The Cura plugin “Cura2Moonraker” is required for this. You can find this plugin and a install guide here: https://github.com/emtrax-ltd/Cura2MoonrakerPlugin

Cura

ideaMaker (since v4.2.1)

To enable thumbnails, open the Advanced tab in the printer settings, enable the GCode Thumbnails for Octoprint and Mainsail option and enter your prefered square format image size in the Resolution fields (e.g. 400 X 400). It’s necessary that the thumbnail width and height resolution is equal.

ideaMaker