Saving and Retrieving Multiple Cutting Tools
You can save and retrieve multiple tools, including cut data information, in an XML-based transfer file from the Tool Manager.
PTC Creo Parametric
|Product / Module||
PTC Creo Complete Machining Extension
PTC Creo Prismatic and Multi-surface Milling Extension
PTC Creo Production Machining Extension
|Product Functional Area||
Manufacturing (NC, Expert Machinist)
|User Interface Location||In the Tool Manager click File > Save As or File > Library.|
|Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices|
Benefits and Description
To facilitate the transfer of tools between workcells or manufacturing models, you can do the following:
- Select multiple tools in the Tool Manager and save them in an XML-based transfer file (*.txf).
- Retrieve multiple tools from a transfer file (*.tfx) or select multiple tool files in xml, prt, or asm format from the Tool Manager.