Tag Archives: Display
Display arc center (on/off)

Display Arc Center (On/Off)

Display Arc Center (On/Off) Arc center points can be displayed or hidden.     This is controlled through the system configuration… Settings>Configuration>CAD Settings   This function can also be toggled on and off as need. To do this add this icon to your toolbars.   For more information on modifying toolbars see: http://www.inhousesolutions.com/2015/11/toolbars-resetting-adding-custom-and-backup   See […]

Turn Grid On/Off

Turn Grid On/Off

Turn Grid On/Off Settings>Configuration     Screen>Grid Settings     If you’re finding when creating geometry you’re snapping to the grid and this is not what you want, turn off Active Grid.   See all How-To’s, Tips & Tricks and FAQ’s here! Presented by Sandy McClintock, Applications Support Specialist Do you have a topic or question […]

Toolbars: resetting, adding, custom, backup

Toolbars: Resetting, Adding, Custom, and Backup

Toolbars (resetting, adding, custom, backup)     Note: At any point that (version) is present, enter/insert/reference the version of Matercam in question. ie. A path states as ‘C:\Program Files\mcam(version)\common’ if you are working in Mastercam X8 the path will be ‘C:\Program Files\mcamX8/common’ Resetting Toolbars to Default Install Configuration Right click >Customize     Reset   […]

Status Bar Not Present

Status Bar Not Present

Status Bar Missing Note: At any point that (version) is present, enter/insert/reference the version of Matercam in question. i.e. A path states as ‘C:\Program Files\mcam(version)\common’ if you are working in Mastercam X8 the path will be ‘C:\Program Files\mcamX8/common’   Fix 1: Close Mastercam Start>All programs>Mastercam (version)>Utilities>Advanced Configuration     Reset Set Dialog Positions to Reset […]

Set Default Workspace

Set Default Workspace

Set Default Workspace   Settings>Configuration     Start/Exit       See all How-To’s, Tips & Tricks and FAQ’s here! Presented by Sandy McClintock, Applications Support Specialist Do you have a topic or question you would like to see us cover? Let us know in the comment section below! Join the Conversation: Follow us on Twitter, […]

Large Icons

Large Icons

Large Icons     Right click over the toolbar area and go to Customize     Options       See all How-To’s, Tips & Tricks and FAQ’s here! Presented by Sandy McClintock, Applications Support Specialist Do you have a topic or question you would like to see us cover? Let us know in the comment […]

Customize Right Click Menu

Customize Right Click Menu

Customize Right Click Menu Right mouse click in the Mastercam workspace > Customize     Under the Context Menu tab all items currently set up for the Right mouse button menu are listed.     To add additional tools, select the appropriate Category from the drop down menu.  Select the desired feature and select the […]

Change Toolbar Colour

Change Toolbar Colour

Change Toolbar Colour     On install Mastercam will default to have a grey background for the toolbars as seen below.     This can be modified, the overall look will change slightly as well.  Please follow the steps below…   File>Open User Folder     Browse to your configuration folder, the default location for […]

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