Enhancement Details

Reused Object Identities for Cables Created via the ECAD Interface

If existing cables are detected withing the Cabling session, the ECAD interface now offers the option to override these objects to keep their Sys-IDs.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Elements/Direct Modeling
Product / Module PTC Creo Elements/Direct Cabling
Version 17.0
Product Functional Area Cabling
User Interface LocationCabling > Interfaces > ECAD Interfaces > Input File
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

Before, new objects were created with every ECAD interface import cycle. Reusing the identity of existing cables now avoids the creation of unwanted objects and masterdata and allows to maintain the revision stream in Creo Elements/Direct Model Manager.


Reused Cable Identities
Reused Cable Identities
Reused Cable Identities
Reused Cable Identities