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Software is what makes it all work. Here we'll talk both about software that controls and interacts with your ShopBot. Tips on working with design software that lets you be creative and productive is in the [[DesignSoftwareMain|Design software]] section
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== Software: ==
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[[the ShopBot Control Software]]
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Software falls into several categories. The ones that you'll interact with most are the ShopBot Control Software that runs the tool and Design software that you'll use to create your part files. You'll probably also interact with other software like Utilities that might not be used to create Part Files but are useful in working with them, and Specialty software packages that serve one particular purpose...cabinetmaking, boatbuilding, etc.
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[[Working with the ShopBot Language]]
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[[The ShopBot Programming Language]]
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*'''[[ShopBot Software]]'''
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: The Control software that runs your ShopBot, and the Design software that's comes with a tool
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*'''[[Design software]]'''
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: Design software lets you be productive and create the thing you want to make...VCarvePro, Corel, Rhino, etc
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*'''[[Specialty Software]]'''
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: Some software just does one special thing, but hopefully does it well. Cabinetmaking, Sign software, etc
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*'''[[Utility Programs]]'''
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: Programs that just make your ShopBotting easier. Convertors, Editors, etc

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Software:

Software falls into several categories. The ones that you'll interact with most are the ShopBot Control Software that runs the tool and Design software that you'll use to create your part files. You'll probably also interact with other software like Utilities that might not be used to create Part Files but are useful in working with them, and Specialty software packages that serve one particular purpose...cabinetmaking, boatbuilding, etc.


The Control software that runs your ShopBot, and the Design software that's comes with a tool
Design software lets you be productive and create the thing you want to make...VCarvePro, Corel, Rhino, etc
Some software just does one special thing, but hopefully does it well. Cabinetmaking, Sign software, etc
Programs that just make your ShopBotting easier. Convertors, Editors, etc
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