Enhancement Details

Improved Move Tools

The pre-Windchill 9.1 Move capabilities are significantly improved to support more data types and to allow moving objects and folders and their contents across container and organization boundaries (e.g. from Product 1 in Organization 1 to Library 2 in Organization 2).

Product Information

Product Collaboration Solutions
PDM & Process Solutions
Product / Module PTC Arbortext Content Manager
PTC Windchill PDMLink
PTC Windchill ProjectLink
Version 9.1
Product Functional Area Infrastructure
User Interface Location  
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

Several reasons trigger the need to restructure and move data around: organizational changes, consolidations, product retirements, evolving business processes, etc.

The Windchill 9.1 Move capabilities will support all these scenarios. Windchill 9.1 Move will allow you to:

These Moves capabilities will be especially useful to customers migrating from Windchill Foundation to Windchill PDMLink. With the 9.1 Move, you will be able to restructure your Windchill Foundation data creating new Libraries and Products that better reflect your data organization.


This image shows that items selected in the Generic Computer product will be moved to the folder “Move Target” in Library “Power Systems.”