Installation Instructions for SinuTrain Version 6.

3 (WinXP)
This CD includes the following products: SinuTrain basic package with: HMI Advanced ShopMill ShopMill ShopMill ShopTurn ManualTurn SinDNC CAD-Reader SinuTrain Plus with: SinuTrain AutoTurn AutoTurn Plus Version 06.03 Version 05.03 Version 06.02 Open Version 06.03 Open Version 06.03 Open Version 06.02 Version 05.10 Version 06.02 Basic package Version 05.02 Version 05.02

Functions available depend on scope of delivery (license certificate). Only one HMI option package can be installed.


Minimum requirements
Hardware: PENTIUM 500MHz or higher Min. 256MB RAM Disk capacity approx. 800MB, including 50MB on the system drive. CD-ROM drive Operating system: Windows XP Professional (Service pack 1) User profile settings: The user requires administrative rights to install and start SinuTrain. Changing the virtual main memory: At control panel under SYSTEM, the virtual main memory has to be set to "Initial size" and "maximum Size" at double the value of the physical RAM. Screen settings: Font size for display: "Normal" Color depth: more than 16 bit Approved screen resolution: 800x600 or 1024x768 (recommended) Task bar setting: "Lock the taskbar" and "Keep the taskbar on top of other windows" must be deselected. Regional settings: Select "Start"  "Control Panel" "Regional and Language Options": "Regional Options" tab: English (United States) After that use "Customize" to change Number of digits after decimal into 3. (Don't change any other settings of "customize" !)


Selecting the language
The languages English, French, German, Italian and Spanish will be installed. You can select a first and second language. These can be switched online (start-up menu). Information on the availability of other languages can be found at: under downloads


Close all applications before uninstalling SinuTrain. Then start uninstall by selecting "Start --> Programs --> SinuTrain Version xx --> Uninstall SinuTrain" After SinuTrain has been uninstalled, the PC must be rebooted.



. .on the U. Printing workpieces. "ShopTurn START" or "ManualTurn START".4. If you use a full CNC keyboard. F9 /\ Recall Shift + F9 > Menu extension etc.F8 Vertical softkeys 1.Shift + Tab acts as Shift + F9 AutoTurn should not be selected as the keys listed in 5. the softkeys must be activated using the mouse. WCS = workpiece. Print . The following key combinations are used: . Select "Start"  "Settings"  "System Control" "Keyboard": "Language" tab: Add  "English USA"  "Set as default language" In file "(HD):\SI_TRAIN\Add_On\SinuTr5.. Key assignments for the PC keyboard in the machine menu All four keys must be pressed simultaneously: Ctrl+Alt+Shift+1 JOG Ctrl+Alt+Shift+3 RESET Ctrl+Alt+Shift+4 NC START Ctrl+Alt+Shift+5 NC STOP Ctrl+Alt+Shift+6 MDI Ctrl+Alt+Shift+7 Single block Ctrl+Alt+Shift+8 AUTO Ctrl+Alt+Shift+9 Spindle right Ctrl+Alt+Shift+0 Spindle left Ctrl+Alt+Shift+ß Spindle STOP (equivalent to Ctrl+Alt+Shift+. Shift F9.4 have no effect.Area switchover . 6.. F10 Menu selector switch Shift + F10 Master key (machine menu) F12 Help key Page Up Page backward Page Down Page forward Tab Block step enable Enter Input Insert Edit Numeric keypad "5" Toggle ESC Clear errors 6. main programs and subprograms: .You need Acrobat Reader (included on the CD) to read the documentation. 5.Select the file to be printed.F8 Horizontal softkeys 1.. 6. 5...2. Starting and closing SinuTrain Start the relevant applications with "SinuTrain START " or "ShopMill START".ETC .6.1. 5.8 Shift + F1.ini" set the following [F11_F10] active=1 The NUM block must be disabled.1. change the keyboard language to English. Using the standard PC keyboard Key assignments on the PC keyboard: PC keyboard MMC function F1. Ctrl+Alt+Shift+2 Or: . When the full CNC keyboard is used..S. MPF = main part program or SPF = subprograms. 5.3. Full CNC QUERTY keyboard (not applicable for an USB keyboard): 5.Exit SinuTrain Exit F10 Shift + F9 F8 8.Group Channel F11 acts as F10 ."Print" Softkey under F10.. 5. keyboard) 7.

10.2. 10.2.3 Unloading / deleting tools Before tools will be unloaded or deleted. 10.1 Save data The function "Save data" on a diskette (softkey archive) results in the error message "File cannot be overwritten".03 Open 8.2.g.1 Keyboard operation The programs menu reacts with a delay when the keyboard is used. Notes on tool compensations: Setting up new tools: To make tool data (compensations.2 Deleting a workpiece The programs menu is not updated when a workpiece (WPD) has been deleted.3. 10.2 Programs menu 10. 9.2 Supplementary conditions affecting all JobShop products 10.1. 10.exe in the SI_TRAIN file) Exit must not executed at the start-up menu. 10. 10. hour-glass is displayed). they must be moved from the spindle into the magazine..1.0 Supplementary conditions affecting all machines 10. 10.1 Start-up menu In the start-up menu only changes in the language section are permitted.4 ShopMill V06.Select the "Print file" softkey .2. a RESET (Ctrl+Alt+Shift+3) then becomes necessary. No changes are permitted in any other sections of the start-up menu.03 10.4.1 Mouse pointer The mouse pointer is not updated (e.2 No reaction to mouse / keyboard Should the program not react to input from the mouse or keyboard.2 Actual spindle value No actual spindle values are displayed.0. The machine is adapted using the machine configuration tool (MaschKonf.1 G code programming . Remedy: Select the menu "program" again.3. the tool data must be matched in the simulation by selecting "Match data" and then "Match tools".3 ShopMill V05.The printer is used that has been set in Windows. Before executing EXIT another menu must be selected.1 G code programming Help is not supported in the G code programming. cutting edge positions etc) effective in the simulation.2.2. then select operating mode switchover using the mouse (JOG / MDI / AUTO). 10.1.1 Feed rate: The displayed feed rate does not correspond to the programmed rate. 10.5 ShopMill V06.1.5. 10.4. 10. 10.1 Supplementary conditions affecting all standard machines 10.02 Open 10.2 Simulation If simulation is prematurely exited by pressing the vertical softkey "End" or with the softkey "Simulation". Remedy: Select "Save data" under "NC". Remedy: Move the mouse pointer. General supplementary conditions 10.4 Screen resolution 800x600 The task bar must be minimized if the screen resolution is 800x600.

DIR exists at menu "Services".1 Simulation time The total time displayed during simulation is incorrect.8. Therefore.5. then select operating mode switchover using the mouse (JOG / MDI / AUTO).7.02 10. Remedy: Use the mouse to select the extended softkey bar via the ">" button located below the horizontal softkey bar (or use the key combination Shift + F9).1 How to create the directory AUTOTURN.7. . 10. 10.6 ShopTurn V06.6.7. clicking on the ">" symbol (extended softkey bar) in the lower right margin of the ManualTurn window (above the horizontal softkey bar) selects the Program menu. 10. following steps have to be done to create the directory AUTOTURN.Help is not supported in the G code programming.visible on the right next to the ManualTurn window and effective .3 Manual menu Help is not supported in the Manual menu. Enter a arbitrary name in the input field "Save as" and confirm it with "OK".1 No reaction to mouse / keyboard Should the program not react to input from the mouse or keyboard. After that the directory AUTOTURN.03 Open 10.2 No reaction to mouse / keyboard Should the program not react to input from the mouse or keyboard. then select operating mode switchover using the mouse (JOG / MDI / AUTO).DIR After the first start.invisible in the right margin inside the ManualTurn window and effective. 8.DIR: Change with ">" symbol (extended softkey bar) and switch into the menu "Machine adaption" . 10.2 Operating mode softkeys All operating mode softkeys (vertical softkeys) are . 10.7 ManualTurn V06.8 Supplementary conditions affecting AutoTurn 10. Then switch into "Setting" and choose the vertical Softkey "Save Load".

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