Enhancement Details

Assembly Explode Usability Enhancements

In the new interface for Explode, you can reposition models by dragging and rotating them.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Parametric
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Assembly
User Interface Location Click View > Explode > Edit position. / Click View > View Manager and click the Explode tab. Click New and specify a name. Click Properties and then click the Edit position icon.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development

Benefits and Description

Assembly explode functionality is migrated to the dashboard. You can use drag handles and CTRL to multiselect and simplify explode definitions. You can rotate and translate components when defining an explode state. You can specify alternative motion references in the Reference tab of the dashboard.

Use the explode drag handles for the following actions: