FAQs

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CutRight does not launch after installation. What is wrong?
This is most likely due to the installer not gaining administrator rights during installation. Go to C:\CutRight\bin and run register.bat as an administrator (right click on register.bat and run as administrator). CutRight should launch after the batch file finishes.

 What operating system does CutRight work on?
Windows (64-bit).

What 3D file formats does CutRight accept (for workpiece and/or reference model)?
For now, CutRight only accepts STL file format as workpiece and reference model input.

Can CutRight simulate 5-axis milling?
When the input is G-code, CutRight can simulate up to 3-axis milling. When the input is Siemens NX CLData, CutRight can simulate up to 5-axis milling.

What G-code formats can CutRight read?
CutRight can read generic 3-axis, generic Fanuc 3-axis, generic HAAS 3-axis, generic MACH 3-axis, generic HURCO ISNC 3-axis, generic Okuma 3-axis, generic Siemens 3-axis and generic Tormach 3-axis G-code. Multiline is not currently supported.

Can CutRight run subprograms?
CutRight cannot currently run subprogams.

Can I append to a toolpath file within CutRight?
CutRight can only read and edit one single toolpath file at a time.

Are there any other toolpath file format that CutRight can read?
CutRight can read Siemens NX CLData and APT toolpath files generated from Fusion 360.

What end mills can CutRight support/simulate with?
Flat/square end mills, ball end mills, bull end mills, tapered end mills and tapered ball end mills.

Is there any way to import tools from a tool library?
For now, CutRight can only import and use tools created within the CutRight environment.