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Change Association Rule Administration
You can use change associations to configure relationships between change objects. For example, you can configure the relationship between a manufacturing change notice to an engineering change notice, a problem report to a change notice, or an item-specific change request to a block change request.
Change association rules define relationships when linking change objects in the following tables:
Associated Process Objects
Associated Reference Objects
Implementation Plan
Site and organization administrators can create, modify, and view change association rules using the Change Association Rules table:
Windchill provides some rules by default.
To enforce these rules, Windchill must be in Mixed or Flexible mode. For more information, see Flexible Change Link Conversion.