Predator DNC™ v11 Release History

Predator DNC v11 Release History

June 5th 2022 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.1137 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.1137 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds support for Send Events Link when used with the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Adds support for File and Sub Program Link when used with the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Improves support for mixing program numbers and filenames within the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Improves support for Fanuc filenames during receive from CNC commands within the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Improves compiler optimization options on certain files
  • Improves build process for some protocol DLLs
  • Improves installation of all .INI files
  • Improves use of the Fanuc Focas library during open and close procedures
  • Includes 2 bug fixes via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.57 - Learn more
  • Includes 8 new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.1145 - Learn more
  • Includes Predator Secure DNC v11.0.0.144
  • Fixes a bug with the Microsoft Excel link .INI file location
  • Fixes a bug with the Microsoft Access link .INI file location
  • Fixes a bug with the ASCII link .INI file location
  • Fixes a bug with the HTML link .INI file location
  • Fixes a bug with the splash screen
  • Fixes a bug with IP4 addressing and Predator Secure DNC

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.1137 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

April 4th 2022 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.1084 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.1084 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds 2022 End User License Agreement to the install
  • Adds installation details within the Windows Registry during the install
  • Improves refreshing of live folders
  • Includes 10+ new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.56 - Learn more
  • Includes 14 new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.1084 - Learn more
  • Fixes a bug with Live Folders

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.1084 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

January 29th 2022 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.1013 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.1013 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Improves default folder location within the Secure DNC terminator
  • Improves DNC log display when switching between machines within shop floor mode
  • Improves Microsoft SQL Server connections to be more flexible with preference given to the more secure options
  • Improves RegEx Protocol link's build process
  • Improves Fanuc Focas Data terminator's build process
  • Improves Danobat terminator's build process
  • Improves Heidenhain link's build process
  • Improves Predator Secure PLC terminator's build process
  • Improves VB scripting link's build process
  • Includes pmdata7.dll version 11.0.0.83
  • Includes 20+ new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.55 - Learn more
  • Includes 18 new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.1016 - Learn more
  • Includes Microsoft OLE DB Driver for SQL Server v18.6 improvements - Learn more
  • Fixes a bug with the FTP Client terminator's initial file transfer when extensions are excluded
  • Fixes a bug with Receive from CNC using the DMG Mori MAPPS terminator when paths/heads are greater than 1

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.1013 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

December 7th 2021 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.965 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.965 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds support for the MDTM command within the FTP Server terminator
  • Adds support for file shortcuts within the FTP Server terminator
  • Adds Predator PRemote v11.1.21.3 utility to the install
  • Improves the Predator PRemote installation to the \program files (x86)\common files\predator software\premote folder
  • Improves the installation to use an existing Predator Software folder location definition
  • Includes eleven new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.964 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.965 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

November 1st 2021 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.927 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.927 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds global state for Text, Binary and Log style preview modes
  • Adds registry entries during the installation to record the Windows user, path, install date and time
  • Adds integrated security for the Microsoft SQL Server based MDC objects
  • Adds impersonation option for Microsoft SQL Server based MDC objects
  • Adds integrated security for the Microsoft SQL Server based PPM object
  • Adds impersonation option for Microsoft SQL Server based PPM object
  • Improves Predator Secure DNC performance
  • Includes Predator Secure DNC v11.0.0.113
  • Includes 10+ new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.53 - Learn more
  • Includes four new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.926 - Learn more
  • Fixes a bug with registry entries during the installation for Predator CNC Editor integration

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.927 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

August 18th 2021 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.843 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.843 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds support for 40+ files when receiving an entire folder via Predator Secure DNC
  • Adds support for file shortcuts when searching through sub folders
  • Adds support for older Windows OSes to Predator Secure DNC
  • Includes Predator Secure DNC v11.0.0.109
  • Includes 50 new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.52 - Learn more
  • Includes 90 new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.845 - Learn more
  • Fixes a bug with Predator Secure DNC displaying a side-by-side error in certain Windows OSes and PCs

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.843 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

December 10th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.606 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.606 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Adds passive support to the FTP Server Terminator via Ethernet ports 60000-61000
  • Adds support for very slow or old PCs to Predator Secure DNC
  • Adds support for very slow or old NIC device drivers to Predator Secure DNC
  • Includes Predator Secure DNC v11.0.0.102
  • Includes 6 new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.49 - Learn more
  • Fixes a bug with error message spelling within the FTP Client Terminator
  • Fixes a bug with FTP directory listings within the FTP Server Terminator

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.606 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

October 7th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.543 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.543 has been released. Refer to the following bug fix:

  • Fixes a bug introduced with build 537 with the Fanuc Focas Terminator and Receive from CNC

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.543 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

October 1st 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.537 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.537 has been released. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds automatic sub folder creation within Remote Autoname
  • Adds -FullSize command line option to force the main application window to be full size
  • Adds -LargeIcons command line option to force the main application window to use large toolbar icons
  • Adds -Layout1 command line option to force the main application window to be open in layout one
  • Adds -Layout2 command line option to force the main application window to be open in layout two
  • Adds -Layout3 command line option to force the main application window to be open in layout three
  • Adds more message details to the DMG Mori MAPPS Terminator
  • Adds C++ redistributable for DMG Mori MAPPS Terminator
  • Adds support for CNC programs without an initial % character within the Fanuc Focas terminator
  • Adds support for CNC programs with a Predator Header within the Fanuc Focas terminator
  • Improves file viewing on 4k screen resolutions
  • Improves hex file viewing
  • Improves viewing large file performance
  • Fixes a bug when Advanced Machine connection and Cycle End Timeouts are both enabled within MDC links
  • Fixes a bug when sending a CNC programs after sending a 5-8 digit O number with the Fanuc Focas terminator
  • Includes 12 new CNC editing improvements via Predator CNC Editor v11.0.48 - Learn more
  • Includes 90 new CNC backplotting improvements via Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.521 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.537 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

June 28th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.442 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.442 has been released. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds Log radio button to display the Machine Log within the text viewer
  • Improves Real-time screen updates/scrolling when transferring CNC programs
  • Fixes a bug with the machine log not updating in real-time when the focus doesn't change
  • Fixes a bug with the machine's status icon operating intermittently
  • Fixes a bug with viewing files within a live folder

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.442 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

May 4th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.381 is re-released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.381 has been re-packaged to add an installation option for version 18.3 of the Microsoft TLS 1.2 compatible database drivers.

April 28th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.381 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.381 has been released. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds TLS 1.2 support to all Predator MDC for SQL Server Links
  • Adds TLS 1.2 support to all Predator PPM for SQL Server Links
  • Adds support for blank lines within the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Adds Automatic space to underscore translation for Fanuc Filenames within the Fanuc Focas Terminator
  • Adds blank file support to the File Write Terminator
  • Improves Online Help
  • Improves Search and Replace Link's log output
  • Improves real-time screen updates/scrolling when displaying CNC programs
  • Fixes a bug with spelling in a connection message within the FTP Server Terminator
  • Includes Predator CNC Editor v11.0.45 - Learn more
  • Includes Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.306 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.381 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

January 13th 2020 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.274 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.274 has been released. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds Ethernet support for Mitsubishi 800 series CNCs via FTP
  • Adds more detail to FTP errors 150, 226 and 250 within the FTP server terminator
  • Adds Ethernet support for Mazak Smooth C CNCs via FTP
  • Adds FTP commands XCUP, XCWD, XMKD and XPWD to the FTP Server Terminator
  • Improves FTP server terminator support for APPE and REST commands
  • Fixes a bug with closing Receive from CNC commands using XModem
  • Fixes a bug with the .INI files for Microsoft Excel and Access Links/li>
  • Includes Predator CNC Editor v11.0.42 - Learn more
  • Includes Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.243 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.274 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

December 14th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.244 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.244 has been released. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds support for mixing Fanuc filenames and Fanuc O numbers within the same transfer
  • Adds support for the Mazak Smart CNC softkey PC Contents
  • Adds support for the FTP command REST within the FTP Server terminator
  • Improves the Fanuc Focas Terminator to support sending mixed file types to the CNC
  • Improves the Unix List option within the FTP Server terminator
  • Fixes a bug with multiple file transfer within the Fanuc Focas terminator
  • Fixes an intermittent bug with the Fanuc Focas Terminator during the initial file transfer

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.244 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

November 19th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.220 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.220 has been released. This release makes a number of improvements to the Predator DNC Service. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds support for the FTP command APPE within the FTP Server terminator
  • Adds the option to filter and create custom views for Predator DNC Service within the Windows Event viewer
  • Adds the ability to uninstall the Predator DNC Service while its running
  • Improves installing and uninstalling Predator DNC Service
  • Improves the readability of messages within the Windows Event Viewer
  • Improves the user interface when starting Predator DNC after the Predator DNC Service is already running
  • Fixes an install bug with the Send and Receive Translate Links

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.220 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

October 27th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.192 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.192 has been released. This release makes a number of FTP improvements. Refer to the following for a complete list of improvements:

  • Adds support for Mazak Smart CNC's use of non-standard CWD FTP commands
  • Adds support for the comma character within Remote Autoname created files
  • Adds the new v11 style text viewer to live folders
  • Fixes a bug with the FTP Server terminator that was crashing during offline startups
  • Fixes a bug displaying the FTP port number in the logs when set to a port other than 21
  • Includes Predator CNC Editor v11.0.39 - Learn more
  • Includes Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.1.176 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.192 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

June 17th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.62 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.62 has been released. Refer to the following improvements:

  • Improves FTP server terminator with Unix sub folder support
  • Fixes a bug with Fanuc Focas installation
  • Fixes a bug with UNC paths and Windows service operation

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.62 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

June 4th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.1.51 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.1.51 has been released. This release fixes a few issues and includes some new features and improvements. Refer to the following details:

  • Adds Mitsubishi EDM support via Ethernet
  • Adds a Browse button to the Command Line Link
  • Adds ignoring sub calls within comments when dripfeeding via the Single File option
  • Adds automated versioning of critical files
  • Improves FTP server terminator with Unix directory compatibility
  • Improves the maximum number of nested levels when dripfeeding via the Single File option
  • Improves maximum number of CNC programs from 100 to 1000 for Receive from CNC via O9999
  • Fixes a bug with the Browse button within the FTP Server terminator
  • Fixes a bug with the Browse button within the File and Sub Program link
  • Fixes a bug with upgrading Predator DNC v9.0 and older PXPs
  • Fixes a bug with Secure DNC's reported version number within the log file

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.1.51 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

May 7th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.0.26 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.0.26 has been released. This release fixes a few issues and includes updates to the latest Predator CNC Editor. Refer to the following details:

  • Adds redistributable requirement for the DMG Mori terminator
  • Improves identical folder and filename conflict identification
  • Fixes a bug with Predator CNC Editor license management during installation
  • Includes Predator CNC Editor v11.0.37 - Learn more
  • Includes Predator Virtual CNC v11.0.0.289 - Learn more

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.0.26 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

April 21st 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.0.24 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.0.24 has been released. This release fixes several bugs and packaging issues that were found after the initial release. Refer to the following details:

  • Adds XModem label reminders to not use software flow control
  • Adds .NET framework v4.5.2 install option
  • Improves filename support within the DMG Mori Terminator
  • Improves FTP Server support to automatically recover from unexpected disconnects
  • Improves XModem reliability
  • Fixes several bugs with the DMG Mori terminator
  • Fixes a bug with default extensions and Microsoft Open and Save dialogs
  • Fixes a bug with Command Timeout Link
  • Fixes a bug with Fanuc Focas driver installation
  • Fixes a bug with DMG Mori driver installation

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.0.24 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.

March 15th 2019 - Predator DNC v11.0.0.22 is released

Predator DNC v11.0.0.22 has been released. By design, this release is intended to improve overall communications with Ethernet based CNCs, CMMs, 3D Printers, Robots and PLCs. New Ethernet based Predator Secure DNC technology has been developed to support a wide range of Windows based devices. New Ethernet based Predator Secure PLC technology has been developed to support a wide range of OPC DA based devices. Improvements to FTP, Fanuc Focas and a number of other objects have been updated. Finally, an updated user interface is also included. Refer to the following details:

  • Adds 3D Printer support
  • Adds PLC support
  • Adds Windows 10 support
  • Adds Windows 2016 Server support
  • Adds Microsoft Access 2016 support
  • Adds Microsoft Access 2019 support
  • Adds Microsoft Excel 2016 support
  • Adds Microsoft Excel 2019 support
  • Adds Microsoft SQL Server 2016 support
  • Adds Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Express support
  • Adds Microsoft SQL Server 2017 support
  • Adds Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Express support
  • Adds Oracle 13 support
  • Adds Huge File support
  • Adds Predator Secure DNC support
  • Adds Predator Secure PLC support
  • Adds DMG Mori Seiki MAPPS Ethernet support
  • Adds Fanuc Focas Data support
  • Adds Cognex Dataman bar code reader support
  • Adds Cognex MX bar code reader support
  • Adds Danobat Fanuc Ethernet support
  • Adds Device Write support
  • Adds New File Transfer viewer
  • Adds Default Toolbar Layout option
  • Improves CNC, Robot, CMM and test stand support
  • Improves User Interface
  • Improves Fanuc Focas support
  • Improves FTP Client support
  • Improves FTP Server support
  • Improves COM Port HSM support
  • Improves Predator MDC for Access links
  • Improves Predator MDC for SQL links
  • Improves Predator MDC for Oracle links
  • Improves Floating Network Licensing
  • Improves Online Help
  • Improves Predator CNC Editor v11 Bundle
  • Reduces download size by 102MB

Customers with a current subscription to Premier Support can download and install v11.0.0.22 of Predator DNC from our web site at any time. Customers running v10 or older of Predator DNC should contact their local Predator VAR or Predator Software at sales@predator-software.com for upgrade details and pricing.