Downloading the Cutting Master 5 for Windows OS

This software is plug-in software for the Adobe Illustrator or CorelDRAW on the Windows OS. It sends the cutting object to the Graphtec cutting plotter, and can also control the plotter.

Software License Agreement

It is required to review the following license agreement before the software is downloaded. We will be deemed that the customer has to agree to the terms and conditions of the license agreement when the software had been downloaded by the customer. Please note that it is not possible to download or use the software if the customer does not agree to it.

Downloading Files

Ver.1.0.176 (Latest version)

Date of updated 15 Mar, 2023
Supported Products (*1)(*2) CE7000 series / FC9000 series / CE LITE-50* / CE6000 Plus series* / FC8600 series* /
FCX4000 series / FCX2000 series / FC4500 series* ( *Operation not guaranteed.)
Supported OS Windows 11 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education
Windows 10 / Windows 10 64-bit edition Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education
Supported software Adobe Illustrator CC, CC2014, CC2015, CC2015.3, CC2017, CC2018, CC2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023
Corel CorelDRAW Graphics Suite (*4) X7 (*3), X8, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 (*5)
System requirements Processor Intel Core i3 or higher
RAM 4GB or more
Install space needed 10GB or more
Video 1152 × 854 (at least), 16 bit color or more
Downloading files Software (204,863KB)
User manual CM5_Manual_CHS.pdf (4,181KB)
CM5_Manual_CHT.pdf (4,324KB)
CM5_Manual_DEU.pdf (3,856KB)
CM5_Manual_ENG.pdf (3,751KB)
CM5_Manual_ESP.pdf (3,921KB)
CM5_Manual_FRA.pdf (3,927KB)
CM5_Manual_ITA.pdf (3,898KB)
CM5_Manual_KOR.pdf (3,953KB)
CM5_Manual_PRT.pdf (3,881KB)
CM5_Manual_RUS.pdf (3,924KB)
Make sure to close other cutting software before starting Cutting Master 5.
Administrator permission will be required.
The firmware needs to be the following version.
• FC9000 series: version 1.28 or later
• CE7000 series: version 1.23 or later
• FCX4000 series: version 2.70 or later
• FCX2000 series: version 3.30 or later
• FC4500 series: version 2.80 or later
• FC8600 series: version 3.20 or later
• CE6000 Plus series: version 1.40 or later
The cutting conditions specified by this software will not be effective unless setting is changed on the operation panel of cutting plotter when using the following models.
  • CE6000Plus series
    Change the setting of CONDITION PRIORITY from MANUAL to PROGRAM in the TOOLS SETTING menu.
Please make sure to update CorelDRAW to version X7.4 or later before use.
Not available in editions other than Graphics Suit including Home and Student / Standard / Essentials / Technical Suite.
CorelDRAW 2023 (Ver.24.3 or later) is an updated version of CorelDRAW 2022 (Ver.24.2 or earlier).

Revision History


Update: 15 Mar, 2023

  1. Supported CorelDraw 2023 (Ver.24.3).
  2. Fixed the problem that registration marks were placed farther than the setting when using certain data.
  3. Fixed the problem that the output from another PC is prevented when cutting with a network connected cutting plotter.
  4. Fixed the problem that the tool carriage does not evacuate or return to the origin position after cutting.
  5. Fixed the problem that incorrect values were displayed for options in [SKEW DETECTION] in the Remote Panel Utility menu.
  6. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 24 Feb, 2023

  1. Fixed a problem where the settings in the previous [Options] tab would be reset when the cut screen was closed and reopened.
  2. Fixed a problem where the settings in the [Printer Margins] tab were reset after reopening the [Registration Marks] screen.
  3. Fixed a problem where the cut screen could not be reopened if it was closed after changing settings in the [Tiles] tab.
  4. Fixed a problem where previews were not showed on the Data Link Server screen.
  5. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 9 Feb, 2023

  1. Fixed the problem that the copied result was not centered on the preview when doing matrix copy.
  2. Fixed the problem that the registration marks and cut menu did not open with registration marks data created in Cutting Master 4.
  3. Fixed the problem that [Reset] in [Option] tab did not work.
  4. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 18 Jan, 2023

  1. Fixed the problem that multiple login-users not been able to use the program at the same time.
  2. Added images to the drop-down list of [Line Type] patterns.
  3. Added progress bar to the installer.
  4. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 21 Dec, 2022

  1. Fixed the installation error on Korean OS.
  2. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 14 Dec, 2022

  1. Fixed multiple bugs.


Update: 30 Nov, 2022

  1. First release