File > Open Differences

There are some File > Open differences between Mastercam X-style and Windows-style dialogs. If you’re running Mastercam X6 on Windows VISTA or Windows 7, you may think there are no differences between Mastercam X and Windows standard styles for the File > Open dialog box. You can choose the style in the Control Panel applet:

However, there are two subtle differences.

  • The Mastercam X style has the Options button which appears automatically when certain file types are selected:

  • It also automatically displays the Mastercam-specific folders in the navigation pane:

  • The difference in styles is more apparent when running Windows XP because you cannot run the Windows VISTA–style File dialogs.

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