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Always Check help
Context sensitive help can be viewed by pressing F1 when a dialog or frame window has the focus. First time users should open the help upon running Artist, and work their way through the Getting Started section which contains useful guides on programming. Articles are continually being written to support the many complex features of Artist. Click here to see the on-line help topics.
The new items in the Artist Help are indicated by a red asterisk on the navigation tree.
The templates are being continually updated. If you are in doubt about the templates for your fixture you can download the latest template file at, http://www.showcad.com/download/files/ShowCAD.tem
If you require a template contact ShowCAD. Templates can normally be designed in a day or two.