Here is a good DNC software FAQ item: I moved Predator DNC to another computer & machines won’t communicate – why?
Migrating your Predator DNC software over to a new computer is a fairly complex process and there are many reasons your machines may not be communicating.
To make certain that this issue gets resolved, give our Tech Support line a call so we can get your shop back up and running again.
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