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How to Link a Post Processor to an Existing Machine in BobCAD-CAM


To link a new post processor with your existing machine, this article will show you how to do this for a specific job or on the default level.




On the Job Level:

1. Place the new post processor here: C:\BobCAD-CAM Data\BobCAD-CAM V(Version #)\Posts\(Machine Type)
2. Open the BobCAD job that you were working on.
3. Go to the "CAM Tree" and expand the Machine name to find your post processor
4. Right-click on the Post Processor and select "Edit"
5. Click "Select" and Open the new Post Processor from the list. Click, "OK"


On the Default Level:

1. Right-click on "CAM Defaults" in the "CAM Tree" and select "Current Settings"
2. Select your machine from the "Make" drop-down list
3. go to the "Posting" tab
4. Click "Select" under "Post Processor"
5. Open the new Post Processor from the list. Click, "OK"

Now, whenever you create a new job, the new post processor will now be utilized.


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