Today, a DNC system does much more than just transmit NC programs. The networking of CNC machines and the transmission of NC programs is no longer an issue for new machines. A current DNC system improves process capability and simplifies daily work with NC programs.
Automatic versioning ensures that the latest version of the NC program is actually used. With the NC program archive, previous versions can be reactivated at any time.
There is a specific control process in the DNC for new and modified programs.
The release of programs is logged in the log file and can be traced back at any time. No programs can be loaded onto a machine that have not been approved for this machine.
If an NC program is changed on the machine, the DNC automatically locks the original program.
A NC program can be locked with one click.
Also transfers from CNC machines with network connection can be logged. The user and rights management of a DNC system is much more practical than at the operating system level.
Documents relevant for manufacturing can be stored for the respective NC program. Templates stored in the DNC facilitate standardization for documentation.
The loading and saving of NC programs can be standardized for the entire operation with a DNC system. The backup of NC programs can be automated.
Automated control function of new and modified NC programs. The comparison editor opens automatically with the versions to be compared. When closing the editor, you can decide which program to use in the future.
Automated storage of NC programs from the CAM at the right machine or machine group.Accidentally deleted NC programs can be reactivated at the push of a button.
An intelligent search function simplifies the search for NC programs considerably.
NC programs can be tagged with criteria according to which the DNC can sort them.