Program Operating Area
6.4 Edit programs
6.4.1 Text editor
Creates a new file for a workpiece/part program.
The current file name including the directory is marked and copied to
the clipboard. If you delete the copied file from the clipboard, you will
not be able to paste it again.
Pastes a file copied to the clipboard into the current directory; the file
name must be altered and confirmed beforehand.
Deletes a file (workpiece/part program).
Overwrites the file name/type of a workpiece/part program.
Sets/resets the enable for a workpiece/part program.
The enable must be set (X) for a workpiece/part program to be
Selects a workpiece/part program for execution in the currently active
When you branch to a workpiece, the "Back" softkey is displayed to
allow you to return to the workpiece overview.
The ASCII editor provides you with the following functions:
Switch between insert and overwrite mode.
Mark, copy, delete block.
Position cursor/find/replace text.
Create contour (programming support).
Configure cycle parameters (drilling, milling, turning).
Recompile (cycles, free contour programming).
For a detailed description, please refer to:
Chapter 2, "General operating sequences".
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