Enhancement Details

Conditional Rules in Options and Variants

PTC Windchill 10.2 M010 introduces a new type of option choice rule called a conditional rule.

Product Information

Product PDM & Process Solutions
PTC Windchill
Product / Module PTC Windchill PDMLink
Version 10.2
Datecode M010
Product Functional Area Product Family Management
Product Options and Variants
Product Structures, BOMs, and Configurations
User Interface Location 
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Variant Design & Generation

Benefits and Description

Option choice rules ensure that the user has selected valid choices when configuring a product structure with the Option filter.

PTC Windchill 10.2 M010 introduces a new type of option choice rule called a conditional rule. Conditional rules use “if” and “then” statements. These statements specify when certain option choices should be included, enabled, or disabled based on the choices that the user specifies in the Option filter.

Conditional rules are available with a license for the Platform Structures module, which is an add-on module to PTC Windchill PDMLink.

Conditional rules provide the following benefits:

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Conditional rules are created using the New Conditional Rule window.
Conditional rules are created using the New Conditional Rule window.

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