Wi-Fi capability has arrived! Now, all three Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printers can connect to your Wi-Fi network. That means you can print remotely from any computer connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your printer, monitor prints using the onboard camera on MakerBot Replicator Mini Compact 3D Printers, and prepare 3D models for printing using our new MakerBot Mobile and MakerBot PrintShop apps (coming soon). Download MakerBot Desktop 3.1.1. How to Set Up Wi-Fi In order to activate Wi-Fi on your Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer, you must connect it to your computer via USB (not Ethernet). After MakerBot Desktop recognizes your printer, select the Enable Wi-Fi option in the Device Preferences menu. MakerBot Desktop automatically detects the strongest Wi-Fi networks in your area. Choose one and enter a password if necessary. Your Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer is now Wi-Fi enabled! Don’t Forget to Connect Your Printer to MakerBot Desktop Even though your Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer can communicate via Wi-Fi, you still need to connect your printer to MakerBot Desktop before you can start 3D printing amazing things. Select Connect to a New Device in the Devices menu to connect to a networked Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer. A Hot New Additional Feature With Desktop 3.1.1, you can also view the current temperature of your MakerBot Replicator Smart Extruder in the print monitor panel on your Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer. This is a particularly important feature for MakerBot Replicator Mini users who want to monitor their prints using MakerBot Desktop.