These days, whenever folks want to learn how to do something QUICKLY, we all know where to go. YouTube! Here you can usually find a quick video clip that provides that aha moment and helps you get started right away. Did you know that Okuma has a YouTube channel that’s chock-full of helpful videos and demonstrations? Apparently lots of people do, because right now we’re getting close to 1 million views. This is a great place to visit when you’re just getting started with machine tool apps. In particular, check out the video How to Install an Okuma Machine Tool App. In less than 5 minutes, you’ll be walked through each step of the process.
Download Machine Tool Apps
Okuma’s App Store is the industry’s only centralized online marketplace for machine tool apps and related content. The App Store contains not only apps developed by Okuma, but also apps from our distributors and members of Partners in THINC.
The process of downloading and installing machine tool apps from the App Store is simple to perform. If you’ve ever installed software on a PC using Windows, you’ll find this to be a similar process. This step-by-step video provides handy tips that will get you up and running with apps as quickly as possible. You can also download a print version of this guide that’s an easy reference tool, including pictures of each step of the process.
We have several YouTube videos for machine tool apps and you can find them in a playlist called App Videos. They’re designed to get you up and running quickly and easily. For a primer on apps and their use in our industry, read our white paper, Machine Tool Apps: A Manufacturing Definition.