Enhancement Details

Setting the Display of Significant Digits

The detail setup option, dim_trail_zero_max_places, sets the number of decimal places when trailing zeroes are used to reach the number of decimal places set by configuration option default_dec_places.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Parametric
Version Wildfire 4.0
Product Functional Area 2D Drawings
User Interface Location Click File > Properties > Drawing Options, and set dim_trail_zero_max_places.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

Specify a value for dim_trail_zero_max_places that is less than the specified number of decimal places to control the number of trailing zeros for dimensions and tolerances. This option:

For example, if dim_trail_zero_max_places is set to 2 and the default decimal places is set to 3:


Significant zero digits