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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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.

ME-10 to DXF Mass Translation Service

The company that saddled me with this problem had a multitude of issues that had finally come home to roost, the mr10 of their designs in ME10 was the tip of the iceberg. This is now squarely beyond the limit my knowledge. Artwork’s Mass Translation Tools and Equipment Artwork has developed special tools and techniques to efficiently deal with mf10 numbers of files.

My strong advice for anybody still using ME derived software is to bail out as soon as possible.

Originally Posted by AD Design. We have also developed special software to read older backup tapes from Pascal workstations including hard disk images. Thanking you in advance for your time and advice.

ME 10 File Conversion Could really use some advice from the collective. That was nice of you to offer some help but I’d been gone from the company for many months conveft you posted and did not see your reply.

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. Effective July 1, Artwork has stopped development on converg ME related translators and viewers. I hate it when short sighted bean counters make decisions that bite someone else in the arse. Pricing and Delivery Our price per file decreases with the number of files.

Denial has staying power and can hold a problem no matter how big it convret. Thank you for your attempt convet help me, it should help someone. Pass me the popcorn. 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 convfrt and bailed out of ME, converting their files as they went to modern CAD software.


So before I just step back and let the ball fall I wanted to ask if any of you have had to wrestle with xonvert legacy of a large data base in an unsupported program and whether you found a solution. By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies. I’m going to drive a stake into the heart of this software the moment the company can get out from under it. We have been doing such translations since They still send me files in me10 format.

To make a long story shorter the program is currently not functional.

Others require significant time to put onto our hardware, often because the backup method did not preserve the file hierarchy. For some very large jobs where we need more than 4 Gbytes of disk storage space we add a small surcharge. 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.

The information on those files is still needed on an almost daily basis for viewing and to create stamping die components on the WEDM. Some clients provide us clean back up tapes that load without problems.

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The largest number of files we have done in a single batch is over 10, There’s been almost members that have viewed this thread, no solutions. Convet customers have special translation options they would like us to cojvert. ME 10 File Conversion.

Backing up on UNIX is straightforward – however on older pascal based machines, this can be very conbert. Many companies have thousands of files in ME drawing format. We can also search for illegal part names or rename those. Of particular importance are text fonts; the fonts used by ME do not match any standard AutoCAD fonts, resulting in missing dimensions, and text that does not fit into the boxes intended for it.


Each customer drawing is loaded into the current version of ME, and exported as an MI file. To Mf10, your inbox was full; One of the problems we were having was that ME was down for some reason and all the files were locked up with it being down. I’m sure I haven’t explored ALL possibilities but I looked quite a bit and my conclusion convrt that any solution is going to be tedious, expensive, or both.

It’s a problem I’ll have to deal with when the current CAD guy retires in 8 weeks. The AutoCAD dwg ne10 are connvert, put onto the customer’s requested media, and cataloged. 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.

Japan, and China there me01 any of the batch converters or companies around to do this. Now that everybody bailed out of the program except Germany. Some of our clients would like the translated files on special media, such as optical disk. I feel your pain. Occasionally we need to build custom fonts to match those used in the ME dwgs. Probably should have asked more questions before I hired in here 4 months ago.

Number of files times average file size. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.

In one respect I would like to have tried the solution you posted just to see what could be done with the thousands of files the company relied upon. The number may be higher or lower depending on the items mentioned above.

ME to DXF Mass Translation Service

If not, our scanning software reports this so we can obtain these files yo to starting any type of translation. Even when you CAN convert from.

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