Enhancement Details

Inheritance Feature Enhancements

The inheritance feature has improved support for model-based definition and toolkit functions.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Advanced Assembly Extension
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Assembly
User Interface Location Click Insert > Shared Data > Merge/Inheritance. Select or open a model to inherit from, and click Define Placement. Click the Toggle Inheritance icon in dashboard. In the Options pane, click Varied Items, and then click 3D Note.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development

Benefits and Description

You can vary 3D annotations within an inheritance feature the same way you vary other items. This simplifies variant design of models with 3D drawings. There is Toolkit support for varied properties.