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OctoPrint Alternatives

OctoPrint is described as 'Connect your printer to a small embedded and WiFi enabled device such as the popular Raspberry Pi, install OctoPrint on it and you have an instant wireless printer' and is a 3D Printing tool in the system & hardware category. There are nine alternatives to OctoPrint for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is MatterControl, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OctoPrint are Printrun, AstroPrint, Polar Cloud and BuildBee.

OctoPrint alternatives are mainly 3D Printing Tools but may also be Prototyping Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of OctoPrint.
This page was last updated Apr 12, 2022
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
  • Self-Hosted

Connect your printer to a small embedded and WiFi enabled device such as the popular Raspberry Pi, install OctoPrint on it...

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  1. MatterControl

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MatterControl is a free, open source app that lets you organize and manage your 3D prints. It's designed to help you get the most out of your 3D printer - making it easy to track, preview, and print your 3D parts.

  2. Printrun

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Printrun is a full suite of host interfaces for 3D printers and CNC, consisting of:



  3. AstroPrint

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    AstroPrint makes 3D printing simple enough for anyone to use. We allow you to use your printer wirelessly, from a phone or tablet, with an incredibly simple user interface.

  4. Polar Cloud

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Polar3D is a technology company delivering software, products and content to educate and enable a world for “making” through the Polar Cloud.

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  5. BuildBee

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • OctoPrint

    A cloud-based slice and control software with an integrated block coding environment, basic modelling features like cookie cutter generator and lithophane generator, and a streamlined workflow.



  6. Repetier Server

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Control your 3d printer from everywhere – anytime!.

  7. 3DPrinterOS

    • Online

    The 3DPrinterOS printer cloud enables storage, licensing, and sales of original 3D models, providing 3D printer copyright protection. With one click, our system enables any 3D designer or 3D printer operator to remote control and manage multiple users and print queues.

  8. Grabcad Print

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Online

    3D Printing Software for Stratasys 3D Printers.

  9. Photonic3D

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Photonic3D is the most customizable and powerful resin printer software available. Packed full of features, Photonic3D has been designed from the ground up to be lightning fast, accessible, and open.

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