How to use DataXchange

how to use dataxchangePicking up on a new software system can be challenging. Learning how to use DataXchange, however, is an easy process with lots of resources.

DataXchange machine monitoring software is a solution for manufacturing companies that want to decrease downtime, increase machine capacity, and get real-time notifications of machine issues. Machinists can enter notes if material is needed or lockout/tagout occurs, or shop floor managers can be notified of unplanned downtime.

Here are the top resources on how to learn to use this machine monitoring software system:

1) Videos & FAQs – If you are relatively well versed in using DataXchange, use quick videos on how to use specific parts of the software system. Look at how to use the data entry screen or how to use the modified time stamp. If you have specific questions, it has also likely be answered in our FAQ section focused on DataXchange.

2) DataXchange E-Learning – Get 12 months of access to video courses on every aspect of DataXchange. This is the best option for beginners, or if you want to train someone else to use it. The courses cover the topics of installation, understanding equipment/reporting groups, creating schedule reports, understanding shifts/shift assignments, modifying machine data, an overview of MTConnect, Fanuc FOCAS, specific troubleshooting, configuration, and more. Each section has a quiz and the courses can be revisited for a refresher. Request info on DataXchange E-Learning

3) Schedule a Webinar/Demo – Be part of a DataXchange webinar, or request a software demo. This is the best way to ask specific product questions and get a taste if this software is correct for you.

We encourage you to get in touch with us by calling (877) 611-5825 or schedule a demo/webinar above. Shop Floor Automations is the #1 reseller of DataXchange and we are always happy to have a conversation about the machine monitoring system!