The next versions of MakerBot Desktop and MakerBot Firmware have arrived. Be sure to install them right away so you can take advantage of the latest improvements and capabilities of MakerBot Software. DOWNLOAD MAKERBOT DESKTOP 3.5 NOW Say Goodbye to Manual Updates As promised, we’ve now included an auto-update feature in this version of MakerBot Desktop. So after you download MakerBot Desktop 3.5, you can unlock the latest and greatest features and fixes to MakerBot Desktop without having to check for updates. For the time being, you’ll still need to update your MakerBot Firmware manually. To do so, simply navigate to Devices in MakerBot Desktop, and select Upgrade Firmware. PLEASE NOTE: For best results when printing files via the USB port, your printer’s internal storage, or your Library, reprepare (reslice) them through MakerBot Desktop. Files that are not reprepared (resliced) won’t give you the best results. Laying the Groundwork for On-The-Go Printing The ability to print, monitor, and control your MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer via MakerBot Mobile from any 3G or 4G connected wireless device is coming soon. The new versions of MakerBot Desktop and MakerBot Firmware include the necessary updates to make this feature possible. Download them now to be ready. Two More Features MakerBot Desktop 3.5 also comes equipped with an updated Device Preferences panel, and the ability to adjust the temperature on your MakerBot Replicator Smart Extruder in Print Settings.