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by Denford Admin
Fri 24 Feb , 2006 15:43 pm
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: I get "Invalid platform code" when connecting
Replies: 2
Views: 2076

I get "Invalid platform code" when connecting

When I connect to my machine I get the message Invalid Platform Code after the flash has been erased and the mint downloaded.
by Denford Admin
Fri 24 Feb , 2006 9:57 am
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: I get "Incorrect Axis Configuration" connecting to
Replies: 1
Views: 1720

The problem is an incomptability with the latest control firmware, and older Mint files.

SOLUTION: Upgrade to latest version of VR Milling which will fix this problem
by Denford Admin
Fri 24 Feb , 2006 9:56 am
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: I get "Incorrect Axis Configuration" connecting to
Replies: 1
Views: 1720

I get "Incorrect Axis Configuration" connecting to

Incorrect axis configuration appears after the flash has been erased and downloaded.
This is in version 2.25, machine is RouterV5ProNS
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 11:38 am
Forum: QuickCAM / LaserCAM 2D Design
Topic: Welcome to the Denford QuickCAM 2D Forum !
Replies: 1
Views: 2621

Version 1.0 is due for release

Version 1.0 is due for release week commencing 20th Feb 2006
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 11:34 am
Forum: TechSoft 2D Design
Topic: Techsoft 2D software and Denford CNC machine post
Replies: 3
Views: 7118

There are 3 items to get the Techsoft 2D software to have Denford Machines in the PLOT list 1. Techsoft 2D CD 2. Techsoft 2D 3-1/2" registration floppy with EXTENSION DENFORD written on it 3. A Denford CD or 3-1/2" floppy titled DENFORD TECHSOFT EXTENSIONS. If you just install these then the Denford...
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 11:31 am
Forum: TechSoft 2D Design
Topic: Techsoft 2D design on RM CC3 networks - WINEXEC FAILED
Replies: 1
Views: 4310

You Must tick legacy applications in the RM stuff - otherwise get winexec failed memory low error when trying to plot to Denford machines. This is because there are some 16-bit applications / DLLs This error message may also appear when the InstallShield setup.exe program is executed over a network....
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 10:53 am
Forum: TechSoft 2D Design
Topic: Techsoft 2D design network paths
Replies: 1
Views: 4378

Run Techsoft then select 1. Help 2. Help Contents 3. Find 4. Type in DENFORD e.g. Design Tools – 2D Design with Denford Extension links with the Denford machine software. There are two instances at which the link takes place: When Design Tools – 2D Design with Denford Extension is started up, it loo...
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 10:51 am
Forum: VersaLaser
Topic: Laser bed crashes into nozzle
Replies: 3
Views: 3161

Turn off the Laser at the mains and leave off for 2 minutes, then turn back on Turn the PC off and on i.e. reboot Take the Honeycomb bed out of the Laser and ensure there is no debris in the base where the location pins and electrical plug and socket are. Relocate the Honeycomb bed back in the Laser...
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 10:51 am
Forum: VersaLaser
Topic: Versa Laser carbon filter code details
Replies: 1
Views: 1774

TIP:

To get the activation screen showing on the Versa Laser software press

SHIFT +F8
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 10:49 am
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: VR Milling Ver 2 “List Index Out of Bounds”
Replies: 1
Views: 2309

Usually means a file cannot be read

Could be the TOOL FILE and can occur when a file has been deleted or the computer has been networked etc

Download latest version of VR milling:
Find it here: http://www.denford.co.uk/technical-support.asp
by Denford Admin
Mon 20 Feb , 2006 10:48 am
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: VR Milling v5.12 is released 7th Feb 2006
Replies: 1
Views: 5283

Contains the new Compact 1000 and Router 2600 Virtual and real machines
by Denford Admin
Tue 14 Feb , 2006 12:50 pm
Forum: QuickCAM 3D/PRO/4D
Topic: Tool change in CNC program does not stop the spindle
Replies: 2
Views: 3386

btw you will need to turn on hidden files in order to find the post file:

in explorer goto Tools > Folder Options > View TAB - Show hidden files and folders
by Denford Admin
Mon 13 Feb , 2006 15:15 pm
Forum: QuickCAM 3D/PRO/4D
Topic: Tool change in CNC program does not stop the spindle
Replies: 2
Views: 3386

This is a problem affecting version 1.4 QuickCAM Pro and QuickCAM 3D v3.4 - ie the current versions as of today 13th Feb 2006. Both products had configurable post files added to let G-Code be created for any CNC machine. The problem has appeared because the tool change section in the post file has a...
by Denford Admin
Mon 13 Feb , 2006 15:07 pm
Forum: QuickCAM 3D/PRO/4D
Topic: Tool change in CNC program does not stop the spindle
Replies: 2
Views: 3386

Tool change in CNC program does not stop the spindle

When using more than one tool from QuickCAM 3D I find that the spindle does not stop when asking for the 2nd tool.
by Denford Admin
Mon 13 Feb , 2006 15:02 pm
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: Router axes reversing slowly from datum switches
Replies: 2
Views: 2749

This problem normally occurs when dust has entered one of the homing switches and cannot make/break a good contact.
by Denford Admin
Mon 13 Feb , 2006 14:39 pm
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: "Move exceeds limits" error message
Replies: 7
Views: 4759

Also, if you are using Version 5 milling then use the INFO button
Image to check for out of limit errors. This quickly previews the CNC program, and where it will appear in the machines travel with the currently active machine datum position.
by Denford Admin
Mon 13 Feb , 2006 13:29 pm
Forum: VR Milling - All Versions
Topic: Ver Milling Ver 2/5 "Set XXX Link Function" error
Replies: 1
Views: 2506

This message just means that the Machine (Lathe, Miller or Router) controller was not found. The message may not always appear as it depends on your PC comms settings and any other sofware that is using the comm port. Check that COM port works, either USB or RS232, and the correct cables are plugged...
by Denford Admin
Sat 21 Oct , 2000 1:01 am
Forum: QuickCAM / LaserCAM 2D Design
Topic: Welcome to the Denford QuickCAM 2D Forum !
Replies: 1
Views: 2621

Welcome to the Denford QuickCAM 2D Forum !

Welcome to the QuickCAM 2D Design Forum.
Feel free to submit comments, questions and any work you have done using the software.


We hope you find the software useful and easy to use and would love to see your designs and finished projects

Enjoy!

The Denford Software Team