Enhancement Details

Open Generic Command and the Shortcut Menu

You can open the generic of an instance from a shortcut menu. It is easy to identify an instance in the Model Tree when its generic name is appended.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Parametric
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Assembly
User Interface LocationRight-click the instance and select Open Generic from the shortcut menu.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development

Benefits and Description

Right-click an instance in the Model Tree or the graphics window and select Open Generic from the shortcut menu. The command opens the top-most generic of that instance.

The configuration option modeltree_show_generic_of_instance controls the display of the generic name extension to the instance name in the Model Tree.

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