Post Processor


This topic will explain the Post Processor item as it appears in the CAM Tree, and the option in its context menu. This topic will also provide links to related topics.

The Post Processor

The Post Processor item displays the post processor selected to be used for the machine it is contained in. Right-click Post Processor to open a context menu with the following command.


Post Processor


    • Edit - opens the Set Post Processor dialog box for you to change the post processor that is used to generate the NC Program. This is a quick-change dialog box that is provided for you to change the post processor without the need to open the Current Settings Job dialog box. Click Select to display the Open dialog box, and select the appropriate post processor file. To update the post processor and close the dialog box, click OK. Click OK again to close the Set Post Processor dialog box.

Related Topics

For information on post processors, follow these links:


Post Processors

Post Scripting

Post Variable and API Reference

Advanced Posting with Custom Files

Formatting Post Variable Output

Lathe Post Variables

Lathe Scripting Function Reference

Advanced Posting Map Legacy Versions

RS232 Communications

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