3D Slicer Software - ideaMaker

Prepare files for printing with Raise3D’s unique 3D slicer software- ideaMaker and link to Raise3D’s printer management platform seamlessly


Prepare files for printing with ideaMaker, Raise3D’s powerful slicing software. The user-friendly interface can prepare STL, OBJ, 3MF and OLTP files within 2 clicks, while defined settings provide limitless customization for all users. After the file slicing, users can directly send print files to RaiseCloud to manage and monitor the printing process under one click.


Slicing with ideaMaker is fast, efficient, and completely free.

See new features in ideaMaker 3.6

ideaMaker: Intuitive Slicing Software Packed with Advanced Features

A powerful tool to streamline and customize the 3D Printing Process for your application

IdeaMaker is a powerful, slicing software designed to be easy to use for everyone. Configure customized profiles to optimize prints for your application. Combined with RaiseCloud (Our Printer Management software) printing is even more effortless. Directly connect ideaMaker and RaiseCloud for a seamless auto automated printing workflow.

Custom Supports

Easily create precise support structures automatically or create 3D masterpieces using a completely customizable support system. Change the thickness of the supports as well as add or remove them manually — With ideaMaker you can be sure your prints have minimal scarring and look their very best.

Adaptive Layer Height- Speed & Quality Combined

ideaMaker can be set to automatically raise or lower the layer height depending on the level of detail required for the current area being printed, further improving quality and reducing print time.

Take Full Advantage of ideaMaker Library

ideaMaker’s custom profiles allow you to fine-tune high quality printing templates for your printers and filaments. With the ideaMaker Library, you can share these proven: Slicing profiles, Model Files, and Printing Files with other team members in the Raise3D community for quick and easy high quality printing.


Visit the ideaMaker library to join the community!

Other Features

  • Natively-compiled, multi-threaded, 64-bit, high-efficiency slicing engine for even faster slicing speeds
  • Automate the separation of parts in assemblies
  • Comprehensive repair features for repairing poor-quality models
  • Custom supports/ Generate automatic support structures
  • Adaptive layer height, modifiers, sequential printing
  • Sequential printing-get better looking prints-faster
  • Manage multiple printing profiles to easily switch between different print settings
  • View cross-sections of models
  • Auto-layout for multiple files in one print job
  • User-friendly interface, within 2 clicks to make a print
  • Compatible with most FFF 3D printers
  • Remote monitoring and print job management
  • Input 3MF/OBJ/STL, output GCODE
  • Multi-Language interface: English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Polish, Japanese, Korea, and Chinese, etc.

System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows XP or later
  • Mac OS X v10.10 or later
  • Ubuntu 14.04 or later
  • 2GB of RAM
  • OpenGL 2.0-capable system
  • Intel® Core 2 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor; 2 GHz or faster processor
  • 2.0 GB or more of available hard-disk space
  • 1280 x 800 display with 32-bit color and 512 MB or more of dedicated VRAM