OK, there is a cure. Go to StartMenu, Programs, PartMaster. Highlight “PartMaster CAD” and right click. Select “Run As Administrator” and try a few things:
Installing an upgrade will not remove data files from the previous version. It is still strongly recommended to backup all files since we never know when a computer / hardware may crash.
To fix this:
All you need to do is copy/save the Mach1Lic.dat file into the directory where Mach is installed -
it’s an encrypted file, and Mach will take care of opening it.
Dolphin CAD/CAM is designed to work on PC’s running Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Vista. The PC may be a laptop or a desktop machine. The machine must conform to the following general specification.
If you are unsure about any of the about you should contact your PC supplier.
From menu select VIEW \ PROPERTIES. The Properties Dialogue has a ‘Match Drawing Extents’ option, select this.
You can also move the Drawing datum if required. To move the Datum:
When importing DXF files, use File > Import > Drawing
The drawing should appear automatically, one thing to bear in mind. PartMaster CAD wont import NURBS curves. To check if these are being created in Illustrator in CAD goto View > Notes and see what it reports.
If it reports NURBS then you will have to either convert them to Lines & Arcs before exporting or choose export as Release 12 DXF, this should output Lines and Arcs.
From the main screen menu on the top File Toolbar select ‘View’, and from the options listed Select ‘Properties’. This displays a dialogue on screen, select the ‘Page Setup’ tab, and select required units.
Yes, there are a couple of options.