Mastercam X8 Install Help

Welcome to our X8 Installation Help Page.  Please bookmark this page as it will update anytime Mastercam has a new release.
Current Version: X8 Hotfix 3
Current Version Number: 17.0.17986.0
Release date: 12/08/14

What’s New in Mastercam X8?

Enhanced usability and workflow

Streamlined interface and enhanced graphical interaction simplify your work.

Expanded Dynamic Motion

Mastercam’s signature technology is more efficient than ever.

Easier multiaxis cutting

Use 5-axis techniques on traditional 3-axis toolpaths.

New solid model prep

Push-pull modeling and editing, feature identification and editing, and more.

Mastercam X8 Install Help:

Note: Mastercam X8 is now 64 Bit ONLY for Windows 7 and Windows 8. 32bit versions of Windows and older Windows versions (Vista, XP, etc) are no longer supported.

Please click button below to go to our X8 downloads page. Note this page is now protected by a password. Shopware customers please email for the password or call us.

Go to X8 Download Page

This is for Shopware Customers only. Other Mastercam customers please contact your local reseller or link your license to and download there.

Located in IL, WI or IA and need Mastercam for your shop? Contact us at 888-222-7126.

Additional Downloads:

Please click button below for Mastercam’s download page for additional downloads, utilities and add-on products.

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Reference Documentation:

Please email us at or give us a call if you have questions or need support.  Please keep in mind technical support is provided at no charge to maintenance customers only.