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Custom Excel Set up Sheet - Adding data

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colin.reidKY5GD
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Custom Excel Set up Sheet - Adding data

Hi All,

 

I am trying to add some additional columns/info into a custom excel set up sheet, but cannot get them to work and I'm hoping someone could provide some assistance?

 

I've managed to change / add some other details but I cannot add the following highlighted in the image below:-

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I've tried using the $tool_feedCutting and $tool.coolant variables; but no data is being populated in the set up sheet when using the post. I would also like to add the tool image as a visual queue in the setup sheet, but I don't know the variable to do so.

 

Thanks for any help.

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You can use the dump.cps post processor to find all the data that is passed to the post and how it's called.

Find it here: https://cam.autodesk.com/hsmposts?p=dump

Laurens Wijnschenk
3DTechDraw

AutoDesk CAM user & Post editor.
René for Legend.


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Hi Laurens,

 

Thanks for the information. I managed to find the Autodesk dump file within Fusion to find the variables. I am adding the required variable to the Excel template (as below) but when running via the post processor to create the setup sheet, no data is being populated.

 

colinreidKY5GD_0-1686756704612.png

 

Is there any additional information or changes required to the post processor?

 

Thanks again for the help.

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