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Chapter 8.7, Problem 2RQ
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What mode is used to manually enter programs into the machine control?

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The mode that is used to manually enter programs into the machine control.

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The manual data input or (MDI) mode provides a blank program screen for manually entering short or single program commands. The program data entered into MDI are not saved in the memory and get erased after execution...

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