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Need a new plugin guide

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peterquRXR7S
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Need a new plugin guide

I am trying hard on making a plugin. But the plugin guide is too old. I downloaded VS 2023. The framework is 7.0. Where can I find the latest version? 

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barr.jarryd
in reply to: peterquRXR7S

There is no latest version. You have to create the plugin, generate the DLL, manually change the framework in the proj folder.

I could be a bit outdated here, but that is what I have been doing.
Message 3 of 7

There is an example of all this pulled together here if it helps you get started quicker:

https://github.com/lukeedw/powermill-api-examples/tree/master/addin-example-powermill-plugin

 

As barr.jarryd says, you will need to change the framework version as required.


Luke Edwards
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Message 4 of 7

Thank you! Luke, I followed the instruction and Got a few errors.

I can't find Delcam.Plugins.Framework. 

 

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peterquRXR7S
in reply to: peterquRXR7S

I found the Delcam.Plugins.Framework.dll. The the program still doesn't work.
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cryamerica26
in reply to: barr.jarryd

To get started creating a new plugin, follow the steps below.

  1. Navigate to the WordPress installation’s wp-content directory.
  2. Open the plugins directory.
  3. Create a new directory and name it after the plugin (e.g. plugin-name).
  4. Open the new plugin’s directory.
  5. Create a new PHP file (it’s also good to name this file after your plugin, e.g. plugin-name.php).

Regards
Bobby Jack
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peterquRXR7S
in reply to: cryamerica26

Thank you for your reply. I guess this is a different kind of plugin. 

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