This section describes the functions in the File menu. These functions are used to handle file operations like loading and saving files. You can also access the CNC-Calc configuration through this menu.

Some file operations are located located under the global File Tab.

The File menu.


New Drawing

Clears the graphics area and opens a new document.


Open Drawing

Opens existing CNC-Calc drawing files or DXF files.

The downwards arrow next to the Open Drawing icon gives access to a recent files list, making it easy to reopen a file that you have been editing recently.



Saves the drawing to your hard disk. If it is the first time you save the drawing, you will be prompted for a file location and name. To save the drawing with a different name, you need to use the Save As function located in the global File tab.

Save function can also be accessed with Ctrl+S.



Opens the print dialog to print the current view of the drawing.


Setup CNC-Calc

Lets you access the configuration for CNC-Calc.

Please refer to the section CNC-Calc Settings for more information on how to configure CNC-Calc.