DNC Precision - Compare features

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For Windows 2000 - Windows 10 (2016) (incl. Server, x86 and x64). Latest version: 2.8.3 build 1101. .

Introduction

DNC Precision supplies a two cut down versions called DNC Precision Free Edition and DNC Precision Professional. Free versions omits some of the advanced features found in the professional edition and is ideal for users who either want a low cost or free solution or are not interested in more advanced features.

This page lists the principal features of DNC Precision and identifies those features that are not available in DNC Precision Free Edition.

DNC Precision Free Edition is free of charge for personal use.

Feature set

The following table illustrates the main features in DNC Precision and shows which of these are eliminated from the Free Edition:

Feature Enterprise Professional Free
General
Drip feed Yes! Yes!  
Multiply machines at once Unlimited 3 machines 1 machine
Configuring connection parameters (baud rate, data bits and etc) Yes! Yes! Yes!
Data flow hardware and software control Yes! Yes! Yes!
RS-485 protocol support Yes! Yes! Yes!
Output received data without any changes to file (binary files logging) Yes! Yes! Yes!
Binary log files for debugging purposes Yes! Yes! Yes!
Message logging for each machine Yes! Yes! Yes!
Program message logging Yes! Yes! Yes!
Simple, menu-driven step by step set-up Yes! Yes! Yes!
Run program in the minimized state Yes! Yes! Yes!
Save settings to an INI-file Yes! Yes! Yes!
Save settings to the Windows registry Yes! Yes! Yes!
Machines configuration password protection Yes! Yes! Yes!
On-line help Yes! Yes! Yes!
Manual mode
Configure directories Yes! Yes! Yes!
Restrict user access to files Yes! Yes! Yes!
Auto (server) mode
Automatic mode (without operator control) Yes! Yes!
Automatic file receiving Yes! Yes!
Automatic file transmitting Yes! Yes!
Parse and execute CNC comamnd Yes! Yes!
Use regular expressions to extract commands Yes! Yes!
Flexible configuration of command triggers Yes! Yes!
Multiply directories for transmitting Yes! Yes!
Automatic NC programs backup Yes! Yes!
Files listing requests Yes! Yes!
Reports to CNC machines Yes! Yes!
Machine monitor
Logging machine activity Yes!    
Machine activity triggers Yes!    
Exporting machines activity to Excel Yes!    
Price (USD)199120Free of charge