3D printer software plays a vital role in the creation of 3D objects. It is possible to produce 3D objects that are closer to the real objects by using highly developed software. You may spend a few minutes or hours to produce a real 3D object. Therefore, the modeling software plays an important role. In order to accomplish wide ranges of objects, you should choose the most appropriate 3D printing software for your needs.
You can use a 3D modeling software to design new objects. Additionally, you can scan objects by using a 3D scanner, like MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner. When you scan an object, equivalent 3D digital file will be generated.
Commercial 3D printer software list*.
*Updated on Aug 26, 2013.