Autodesk® Netfabb® for Autodesk® Fusion®

Autodesk® Netfabb® for Autodesk® Fusion®

Win64, English

Autodesk, Inc.
Autodesk® Netfabb® for Autodesk® Fusion® helps you quickly prepare your models for 3D printing on virtually any machine.

General Usage Instructions

This app provides a workflow to transfer an additive manufacturing Setup from Fusion into Autodesk® Netfabb for further modification. 

To use this app effectively, design a model or open an existing one in Fusion. Switch over to the MANUFACTURE workspace and create a Setup with an Additive operation type. Select your machine and print settings. If desired orient, arrange and support your models. Now you can transfer the entire additive Setup to Autodesk Netfabb.

MANUFACTURE workspace workflow

1.Open the MANUFACTURE workspace in Fusion 

2.Select the Additive Tab

3.Create an Additive Setup

4.Position the part and create supports as needed.

5.Open the Action Dropdown. Select Netfabb for Fusion to transfer your Setup to Netfabb.





The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the app/plug-in.

OR, simply double-click the MSI to install the app.


You can unload the add-in without uninstalling it by clicking the "Stop" button when the add-in is selected in the list box on the "Add-Ins" tab of the "Scripts and Add-Ins" dialog.

Unchecking "Run on Startup" causes the add-in not to be loaded in future sessions of Autodesk® Fusion®.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button.

OR, you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8/8.1), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.

Additional Information

The Addin works with Netfabb 2018 and above versions. 

Known Issues

1. If you already have an old version (version 03 and below) installed and you download the new one, choose the Repair option in the installer.


Company Name: Autodesk, Inc.

Author/Company Information

Autodesk, Inc.

Support Information

If you have problems or questions, please email

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Changes: Removed functionality to export designs from solid workspace into netfabb. Please use the "3D Print" or "Save as Mesh" functionality in future.


Changes: - User are now asked if they want to regenerate invalid supports on their parts before export


Release Notes: - Added an error message when the 3MF Export fails


Release Notes: - Changed logic to determine an Additive Setup to be exported to Netfabb. No longer depending on the additive technology flag.


New version that is compatible with Netfabb 2021 and Netfabb Local Simulation 2021


New version that is compatible with Netfabb 2021 and Netfabb Local Simulation 2021


New version that is compatible with Netfabb 2020 and Netfabb Local Simulation 2020


New version that is compatible with Netfabb 2020


New version that is compatible with Netfabb 2020


This is the first release of this app.
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