Basic Program Editing

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Edit Program Screen Example

  1. You write or make changes to programs in an active EDIT:EDIT or EDIT:MDI window. To edit a program in MDI, press MDI/DNC. This is EDIT:MDI mode.
  2. To highlight code in Edit mode: Use the cursor arrow keys or the HANDLE JOG control to highlight a single piece of code. That code appears with white text on a black background. If you want to highlight an entire block or multiple blocks of code, press F2 at the program block where you want to start, then use the cursor arrow keys or the HANDLE JOG control to move the cursor arrow (>) to the first or last line you want to highlight. Press ENTER or F2 to highlight all of that code. Press CANCEL to exit data selection.
  3. To add code to the program in Edit mode: Highlight the code that your new code will go in front of. Type the code that you want to add to the program. Press INSERT. Your new code appears in front of the block you highlighted.
  4. To replace code in Edit mode: Highlight the code you want to replace. Type the code you want to replace the highlighted code with. Press ALTER. Your new code takes the place of the code you highlighted.
  5. To remove characters or commands in Edit mode: Highlight the text you want to delete. Press DELETE. The code you highlighted is removed from the program.
  6. Press UNDO to reverse up to the last (9) changes.

Be aware: Many service and repair procedures should be done only by authorized personnel. The service technicians at your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) have the training, experience, and are certified to do these tasks safely and correctly. You should not do machine repair or service procedures unless you are qualified and knowledgeable about the processes.

Danger: Some service procedures can be dangerous or life-threatening. DO NOT attempt a procedure that you do not completely understand. Contact your Haas Factory Outlet (HFO) and schedule a service technician visit if you have any doubts about doing a procedure.