Enhancement Details

Out-of-the-Box Templates for New CAD Documents

PTC Windchill 10.2 provides out-of-the-box templates for new CAD documents in SolidWorks, Autodesk Inventor, and AutoCAD.

Product Information

Product PDM & Process Solutions
PTC Windchill
PTC Windchill Integrations
Product / Module PTC Windchill ECAD/MCAD Integrations
PTC Windchill PDMLink
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for AutoCAD
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for Autodesk Inventor
PTC Windchill Workgroup Manager for SolidWorks
Version 10.2
Datecode F000
Product Functional Area 3rd Party MCAD Data Management
MCAD Data Management
User Interface Location 
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development
System Architecture Design

Benefits and Description

PTC Windchill PDMLink contains out-of-the-box templates for all supported third-party CAD tools. This allows CAD users to create new CAD documents using the New CAD Document feature without having to first configure templates. Customers can modify the out-of-the-box templates, so they are able to get started more quickly without having to create templates from scratch. Customers still have the ability to create their own templates.

For more information, see the New CAD Document topic in the PTC Windchill Help Center. Tip: Enter the topic name in the PTC Windchill Help Center search field to easily navigate to the topic.

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