Here is my request if someone can or is willing to do this, I have done some research and read that these files can be converted to DXF, DWG. We have got a problem converting files from our HP ME10 CAD system into DXF format to be read into Autocad R Our ME10 has crashed and burned, so is. Creo Elements/Direct Drafting now owned by PTC, and formerly called ME10 is a CAD software application exclusively for 2D drawings, especially in.

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Likely they’ll not weigh anything at all. The information on those files is still needed on an almost daily basis for viewing and to create stamping die components on the WEDM.

Getting a complete and accurate translation – Since ME has some unique features that may not exist on the target CAD system, the translator needs to be fairly sophisticated to rebuild some data items in a useful way. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.

ME 10 File Conversion Could really use some advice from the collective. Pricing and Delivery Our price per file decreases with the number of files.

You have to explode it to get to any individual geometry but all dimensions and features come out as separate entities. This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.

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Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. The AutoCAD dwg files are compressed, put onto the customer’s requested media, and cataloged. Even the free 2-D software can approximate what this program can do. If not, our scanning software reports this so we can obtain these files prior to starting any type of translation.


Multiply this by ‘s of files and you can see the man-months add up.

ME-10 to DXF Mass Translation Service

The decision makers in management can’t be bothered by problems that don’t affect them directly or they wouldn’t have allowed it to reach this stage in the first place. Probably should have asked more questions before I convery in here 4 months ago.

The number may be higher or lower depending on the items mentioned above. Artwork Conversion Software, Inc. As I recall matters those files were originally created with a based machine and the more modern processor didn’t want to know. If your hardware is old, loading each drawing and saving it as an MI file could take several minutes per drawing.

We’ve already been in touch with PTC and they haven’t offered much help other than suggest a configuration edit in Creo that doesn’t work. Older file types not being correctly identified may be a computer issue.

Backing up the entire drawing database – it is important to preserve the original directory names since some ME drawings refer to subassemblies located in another directory.

How We Bid Your Job If you are considering us for a large translation project anywhere from to 10, files you can use this checklist to determine how we bid the job. I’m attempting to pursue a solution because a problem that doesn’t directly affect corporate seems to have less of a priority, it’s been 4 weeks already. Effective July 1, Artwork has stopped development on all ME related translators and viewers. We search each ME drawing file for external references and verify that those references exist.

Each customer drawing is loaded into the current version of ME, and exported as an MI file. There used to be file converters and even whole companies that were doing batch conversions about years ago when everybody saw the handwriting on the wall and bailed out of ME, converting their files as they went to modern CAD software.


Translation Issues A designer with several thousand ME drawing files to convert is faced with several hurdles: Sounds like I’m venting now so maybe I should stop here after thanking you for your attempts to help Len. The company that saddled me with this problem had a multitude of issues that had finally come home to roost, the bulk of their designs in ME10 was the tip of the iceberg. Originally Posted by AD Design.

We have been doing such translations since The largest number of files we have done in a single batch is over 10, Japan, and China there aren’t any of the batch converters or companies around to do this. Other customers have special translation options they would like us to implement.

This is what I use to extract dxf files from the Me10 drawings they send. If they send as dxf files and you try to open with AutoCad or equivalent trying to save out the needed geometry is very trying as, all 2d drawings for convet compoonent are stacked on top of one another. Getting the files onto our hardware. Guys with the problem borrowed a off me and a off someone else and worked their way up via temporary installs, fortunately the legacy versions of the program disks had been kept, to get files which could be opened in a then modern machine.

I feel your pain.

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Occasionally we need to build comvert fonts to match those used in the ME dwgs. We can give you a firm quote after evaluating a portion of your files. We can also search for illegal part names or rename those.

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