6.7.10 Rename file
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SINUMERIK 840D/810D Operator's Guide HMI Embedded (BEM) – 03.04 Edition
As regards files, you can alter their name as well as the associated
Position the cursor on the file you want to rename.
The "Rename" dialog window opens.
Enter the new name.
Only the workpiece is renamed, not the files it contains with the same
There are two ways of renaming files:
• Renaming the workpiece directory
• Renaming a file in the workpiece directory
Renaming a workpiece directory:
When you rename a workpiece directory, all the workpiece files under
that directory that have the same name as the directory are renamed.
If a job list with the name of the directory exists, the instructions in that
job list are also renamed.
Comment lines remain unchanged.
Workpiece directory A.WPD is renamed B.WPD:
All files with the name A.XXX are renamed to B.XXX, i.e. the
extension is not altered.
Renaming a file in the workpiece directory:
If you rename the files in the workpiece directory, all files with the
same name but a different extension are renamed.
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