Cp6 for Mastercam

Cp6 is the application file used for running CIMCO post processors with Mastercam. Please see installation instructions below or contact us for more information.

Installation and troubleshooting

How do I install cp6?

Copy cp6.dll from the zip file into the Apps folder in your Mastercam installation folder.
Default: C:\Program files\ [ mastercam folder ] \Apps\

Post error: "This post processor must use cp6.dll"

Possible causes:

  • Old control definition settings in the Mastercam program isn’t configured to use CP6.dll
  • The cp6.dll isn’t installed correctly
    1. Go to your Mastercam installation folder into the subfolder Apps
    2. Verify that cp6.dll in located in the folder

If cp6.dll isn’t located in the folder, download the file from this page and run the installer.

  1. In Mastercam, Go to Machine Group > Properties > Files
  2. Click “Replace”
  3. Locate and select your post processor.
  4. Click “Ok”

The issue should be solved, otherwise contact your local Mastercam reseller for guidance.