Enhancement Details

Windchill Workgroup Managers for 3rd Party MCAD Tools Auto-Numbering of File Names

The Windchill 10.1 Workgroup Manager introduces the ability to allocate new CAD file names using Windchill auto-generated numbers in all 3rd Party MCAD tools.

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Product Collaboration Solutions
PDM & Process Solutions
PTC Windchill Integrations
Product / Module PTC Windchill PDMLink
PTC Windchill ProjectLink
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for AutoCAD
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for Autodesk Inventor
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for CATIA V5
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for NX
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for SolidWorks
Version 10.1
Product Functional Area Usability
User Interface Location 
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

All 3rd Party MCAD tools now support Windchill auto-numbering of file names when creating new files in the CAD tool. Depending on CAD tool the number is allocated either on initial creation of file in session or initial save.

For more information, refer to the help center installed with the Windchill Work Group Manager:

 

Windchill Workgroup Manager for SolidWorks / Autodesk Inventor / NX / CATIA V5 > Administration and Configuration > Auto-numbering of File Names

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