Expedite 3D 8.2.2 Install Instructions
1]Download the Expedite 3D e3d822.exe to your desktop or other folder,
preferably to a 'virgin Win2000/XP machine, or a machine where any existing
Trial or other E3D version has been Uninstalled. (NEVER Install directly to
a machine where you are using E3D for Production, without first Backing Up
the entire E3W80 Directory!).
Install by clicking on the e3d822.exe just Downloaded. This should launch the
During the installation, follow the on-screen instructions to complete the
installation. RECOMMENDED - take all defaults, including local Folders. (If
you have network drives, change to them later by modifying CONFIG.AI)
When first run, E3D will present a 'Registration' splash screen. You will
see a 'hash code' consisting of four (4) groups of eight (8) hexadecimal
characters (0-9, A-F) separated by hyphens. Carefully write down - or better
paste - this hash code to the correct block in the Registration Webform at: http://www.softwaremagic.com/register/register_E3D.htm.
Fill out the form completely and send it. If its OK - you will get a
'success' confirmation page back. Your 30-day unlock code - if approved -
will be returned within 24 hrs.
you may email your registration request to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure 'E3D Registration Request' is in the Subject line. Include your
Name, Company Name, and Address - or the Request may not get processed. We
will return a 30-day Trial Unlock Code.
E3D outputs a 'generic' cl-file - or 'cutter location' file. (Sometimes
called 'generic APT'). In order to get a 'tape'/MCD for your machine tool,
you must 'PostProcess' using a 'PostProcessor' of your choice. Most E3D
users also use our Intellipost 6.0 PostProcessor for this. Intellipost is
also available for 30-day Trial Download at this site.
** If you receive
any errors during the installation, please email email@example.com