How to Use against a CNC Control

The CIMCO FTP Server can with great success be used as counterpart for CNC communications requiring an FTP server as remote part. The minimal runtime requirements will allow existing PCs with network connections to be used, eliminating the need for additional new hardware.

In order to use a Windows 95/98 or Windows NT system, you must have:

The CIMCO FTP Server is configured with a user and the user's home directory (using the configuration tool as described above).

On the CNC control, you specify the PC host as CNC server and adjust the directory display method according to the 'System type' in the configuration tool on the PC. If you are used to configuring the CNC control, the network is operating properly, and you know where to place files, the whole operation will take less than an hour!