This is a text editor for G-Code programming languages and CNC utilities. It incorporates the calculator and 3D tools. Verifying CNC utilities with third party application is not easy it requires some expertise. The editor allows you to add, edit, copy, paste,and undo text on the CNC platform. To highlight the G-code the CNC operations like the mirroring, renumbering and syntax can be viewed at a glance. As much as the interface is beautiful it has comprehensive features which are detailed to perform CNC operations and filtering.
The text editor supports different parameters like number, romans, symbols and alphabetical letters in a formula form and further calculated with the inbuilt calculator to perform syntax operations.
The drop down list allows you to choose different operations for formatting. The application also allows exportation of files in DFX file formats to run operations on the interface.
The beginners are advised to read documentation to be conversant with the interface and programming language to ensure correct functions are highlighted. The multiple functions of the internet make it the best option for programmers.
If you have a little expertise, the interface is simple and easy to use. All functions are in one windowand can be completed in just a click.
It is part from code editor / ide category and is licensed as shareware for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The tkCNC Editor demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.