SmartCAM v2022 Introduction


Welcome to our SmartCAM® v2022 release highlight pages.

Looking back, 2021 continued to be a challenge but everyone has seemed up to the task. Our development has remained predominantly a remote-working environment, making use of much of the new tech to help bring SmartCAM v2022 to you. In the new SmartCAM v2022 release we continue to improve and enhance the CNC programming system of choice for our valued customers.

Our goal remains unchanged - to continuously deliver technology changes that add even more capability and productivity to SmartCAM, assisted with updates to the user interface and everyday usability improvements. We always strive to maintain "The SmartCAM Difference" going forward.

We are pleased to summarize the enhancements that have been created for the Version 2022 release.

Highlights include:

  • Markup Notes - Used to create targeted annotations about the current Process Model.
  • Work Plane Manager - A central manager which consolidates and simplifies the many workplane related functions into a single table based workplane dialog.
  • Job Variables - A table of Job Variables and their values that can be created, saved with the job and initialized every time a job is loaded.
  • Macro Language - Numerous macro language additions and enhancements have been added.
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SmartCAM v2022 Introduction

Major highlights include:


Markup Notes in all SmartCAM applications.

Markup Notes - Markup notes can be used in SmartCAM Process Models to communicate between multiple functional areas within the manufacturing organization.

Markup Notes
Markup Notes

User Interface in all SmartCAM products

New: Workplane Manager - A new Workplane Manager has been added. A consolidated table based dialog for workplane management functions. Workplane management becomes simpler, more efficient and faster.

Workplane Manager
Workplane Manager

Job Information in all SmartCAM products

New: Job Variables Dialog - A new Job Variables capability has been added to the Job Plan data.

Job Vars Dialog
Job Vars Dialog

Macro Language in all SmartCAM applications

New: Macro Variables Filter - A filter field has been added to Macro Variables dialog.

Macro Variables Filter
Macro Variables Filter

Macro Commands - New macro command functions.


ACIS Kernel in all SmartCAM applications

ACIS - Update to ACIS v2021.