DriveWorks Pro 15: Generate Operation Plan [send feedback...]

Generate Operation Plan

This Generation Task will trigger SOLIDWORKS CAM to create machining operations.

This will create machining operations for all machinable features.

Generate Operation Plan Properties

Property NameDescription
(Name)The unique name for this task.
Generate Operation Plan PreferenceA number corresponding to the preference required for the handling of existing operations.

1 = Retain - will generate operations for features that don't have any already existing, and maintain any that do exist.

2 = Regenerate - will delete any existing operations and generate new ones.

3 = Cancel existing operations

4 = Query Preferences

Example

Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
Generate Operation Plan Preference11Will generate operations for features that don't have any already existing, and maintain any that do exist.
Generate Operation Plan Preference22Will delete any existing operations and generate new ones.

DriveWorks Technical Webinar Library

The following Webinar shows exactly how this generation task is used to create CAM data. It is available from the DriveWorks portal.

How to Use the DriveWorks CAMWorks PowerPack to Trigger the G-Code for your CNC Machine

This webinar will introduce you to the DriveWorks CAMWorks PowerPack, a plug in which provides new possibilities for further automating the manufacturing process.

DriveWorks Technical Webinar Library is available to DriveWorks Pro customers with an active subscription and support contract.

To access the portal:

  1. Go to https://hub.driveworks.co.uk/training/technical-webinar-library/
  2. Login with your DriveWorks Pro account credentials, if asked

The portal provides a search facility, start typing the name of the Webinar (as indicated above) to display the recording you require.

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