How to Install Cimatron IT 13 on Windows 10 64 bit
Cimatron IT 13 is a powerful CAD/CAM software for tooling design and manufacturing. It offers a comprehensive, integrated solution that includes all the features and capabilities you need for designing and machining complex projects. However, installing Cimatron IT 13 on Windows 10 64 bit can be tricky, as it is not officially supported by the software developer. In this article, we will show you how to install Cimatron IT 13 on Windows 10 64 bit successfully and fix some common issues that may arise.
Step 1: Download Cimatron IT 13.zip
The first step is to download the Cimatron IT 13.zip file from a reliable source. You can find it on various online forums or websites that share CAD/CAM software. Make sure you download the correct version of Cimatron IT 13 that matches your system architecture (32 bit or 64 bit). You can check your system type by right-clicking on This PC and selecting Properties.
Step 2: Extract Cimatron IT 13.zip
The next step is to extract the Cimatron IT 13.zip file to a folder on your computer. You can use any file compression software, such as WinRAR or 7-Zip, to do this. Right-click on the Cimatron IT 13.zip file and select Extract Here or Extract to Cimatron IT 13 (depending on your preference). You should see a folder named Cimatron IT 13 with several subfolders and files inside.
Step 3: Run Setup.exe
The third step is to run the Setup.exe file inside the Cimatron IT 13 folder. This will launch the installation wizard of Cimatron IT 13. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation process. You may need to enter your license key or serial number during the installation. You can find it in the License folder inside the Cimatron IT 13 folder.
Step 4: Fix Side Menu Issue
The fourth step is to fix a common issue that may occur after installing Cimatron IT 13 on Windows 10 64 bit. Some users have reported that they cannot select boxes in the middle of the side menu in Cimatron IT 13 (see image below). This issue is caused by a compatibility problem between Cimatron IT 13 and Windows 10.
To fix this issue, you need to change the compatibility mode of Cimatron IT 13 to Windows XP (Service Pack 3). To do this, follow these steps:
Right-click on the Cimatron IT 13 shortcut on your desktop and select Properties.
Click on the Compatibility tab.
Check the box next to Run this program in compatibility mode for: and select Windows XP (Service Pack 3) from the drop-down menu.
Click Apply and OK.
Now, you should be able to use the side menu in Cimatron IT 13 without any problems.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Cimatron IT 13 on Windows 10 64 bit and fixed the side menu issue. You can now enjoy using this powerful CAD/CAM software for your tooling design and manufacturing projects. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to leave them below. ec8f644aee