Software Maintenance

Latest Release: v2.9.2 - Build 109 - December 12, 2017

Version 1.83 - July 29, 2013

This upgrade has includes a major redesign of the user interface.

NEW: Improved Right Side Menu
with Function Keys

The right menu buttons are now reorganized and grid-based - which allows them to resize quickly based on the configurable font sizes in System Options.  They include many more commands than before.  They include function keys for quick access to commands:

F1: Show Help 
F2: Refresh Graphics 
F3: Zoom All 
F4: VPort: Select Mode 
F5: VPort: Orbit Mode 
F6: VPort: Pan Mode 
F7: VPort: Zoom Window Mode 
F8: Tube: End Point Labels 
F9: Tube: Intersection Point Labels 
F12: Delete selected objects

NEW: Collapsible Side Panels

The side panels on both the left and right side are collapsible.

NEW: SolidWorks Builder with New Features

Build cylindrical, rectangular tubes with or without intersection points. 


NEW: Other Changes

  1. TubeCalc elongation converter popup
  2. Supravision output of end offsets
  3. Conrac style chart
  4. Reports show elongation-compensated arcs
  5. Comment fields are edited with a free-form editors that allows for emptry rows
  6. Save-As button in toolbar
  7. Close button in the toolbar
  8. Graphics refresh is faster
  9. Many fixes

Password for Installation

The installation password for version 1.83 can be obtained from Dawne Baker at

See the knowledgebase page for details.

Download Section

Download the FULL INSTALL VTube-STEP version 1.83 setup file.
Download the VTube-STEP Manual file version 1.78 (zip).