CADCAM & CNC Software Updates

Regularly updating your software will ensure your computer controlled machine runs and performs to the highest possible level. Below are the latest updates for our software.

Key points
  • The following downloads are upgrades only and will not function as stand-alone packages.
  • These upgrades will update software within the same integer version number. For example, if you have any
    software with a 4.xx version number then you can download the latest version 4 upgrade.
  • Version 5.x software can be upgraded to Version 6 by downloading the relevant Version 6 file.
  • Foreign language upgrades, and upgrades from one integer version to another, with the exception of Version 5
    to version 6, are not available from this website. Please contact Boxford directly for more details.
  • If you wish to upgrade from Version 6 or previous versions to the latest CAD/CAM DESIGN TOOLS full Windows
    software then your machine may require a hardware upgrade. Please contact Boxford directly for more details.

Current Version ‘CADCAM Design Tools’ — Upgrades available

If your current version is 5.xx.x, and you area Windows 7, 8 or 10 user, then download the V10_5201_1.zip file and unzip. Burn the contents to a DVD-R to create a new application installation DVD. To upgrade your installation, insert and run the‘CAD/CAM DESIGN TOOLS’ DVD (for Remote Server installations, use the ‘NetAdmin’ utility and select the red arrow).

For Windows XP users, the last compatible version available for download is V10_5113_1.zip. Please note this now an unsupported operating system.

A screen is shown displaying three options. Select the ‘REPAIR’ option. The installation will automatically be updated. Additionally, if your machine is currently connected to the PC via a USB interface, download the USB_6_100a.zip file and unzip. Run the file BoxfordUSBDriver.exe. If prompted to remove current drivers, select YES.

If you are running versions 1.xx.x to 4.xx.x, then please contact our customer service department – support@boxford.co.uk

Current 'PlasmaWizard' — Upgrades available

download the PlasmaWizard_V105.zip file and unzip. Burn the contents to a CD to create a new application installation CD. To upgrade your installation, insert and run the ‘PlasmaWizard’ CD.

A screen is shown displaying three options. Select the ‘REPAIR’ option. The installation will automatically be updated.

Current Version 6 Upgrades available 

These downloads are full disk sets with the exception of the licensing and tooling information. Simply download and execute to unzip the file and replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files with those from your current installation or disk set. Note: If you do not have a licence.dat file or currently use a key disk, download the file DRDOS.zip and extract to the route of C drive. This will override the licensing protection.

Download the relevant upgrade *.exe file and execute it. The upgrade files will self inflate to a directory of your choice creating images of each disk making up the full set. DON’T FORGET to replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files in the downloads with those from your current installation or disk set.

Windows 95A and 95B users will need to download the file Win95 Patches.exe and follow the instructions in the included readme file.

If you are downloading the DUET or MT2 upgrade, you may also want to download the latest Mill Design software upgrade. Please note, DUET Off-line software is for systems that cannot be allowed to shut down Windows and boot up in DOS mode. There are no manufacture functions available. For fully featured DUET software, download the Manufacture version.

Current Version 5 Upgrades available

These downloads are full disk sets with the exception of the licensing and tooling information. Simply download and execute to unzip the file and replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files with those from your current installation or disk set.

Note: If you do not have a licence.dat file or currently use a key disk, download the file DRDOS.zip and extract to the route of C drive. This will override the licencing protection.

Download the relevant upgrade *.exe file and execute it. The upgrade files will self inflate to a directory of your choice creating images of each disk making up the full set.

DON’T FORGET to replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files in the downloads with those from your current installation or disk set.

Note: If you do not have a licence.dat file or currently use a key disk, download the file DRDOS.zip and extract to the route of C drive. This will override the licencing protection.

If you are downloading upgrades for a Milling Machine or Router, you may also want to download the latest Mill Design software upgrade.

Please note, DUET Off-line software is for systems that cannot be allowed to shut down Windows and boot up in DOS mode. There are no manufacture functions available. For fully featured DUET software, download the Manufacture version.

Current Version 4 Upgrades available

These downloads are full disk sets with the exception of the licensing and tooling information. Simply download and execute to unzip the file and replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files with those from your current installation or disk set.

Note: If you do not have a licence.dat file or currently use a key disk, download the file DRDOS.zip and extract to the route of C drive. This will override the licencing protection.

Download the relevant upgrade *.exe file and execute it. The upgrade files will self inflate to a directory of your choice creating images of each disk making up the full set.

DON’T FORGET to replace the licence.dat and offsets.dat files in the downloads with those from your current installation or disk set.

Note: If you do not have a licence.dat file or currently use a key disk, download the file DRDOS.zip and extract to the route of C drive. This will override the licencing protection.

Current ‘Mill Design’ (Techsoft ) Upgrades available

Mill Design is an Integral Part of ‘CAD/CAM DESIGN TOOLS’, V5 and V6 versions of Mill and Router software.

Download the relevant upgrade *.exe file and execute it. The upgrade files will self inflate to a directory of your choice creating images of each disk making up the full set.

Remember your will need your original Techsoft Mill Design Registration Disk to install these upgrades.

Current Gravograph Laser Driver

This driver allows older Laser systems to operate on Window 7 & 8.

Download the Zip file, extract and run the file setup.exe