PTC Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager

The essential companion for 2D product design

PTC Creo Elements/Direct (formerly CoCreate) allows you to immediately realize the proven performance of PTC’s industry-leading design solutions today while putting you on the path to achieve break-through productivity gains with PTC Creo.

PTC Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager, an integrated module inside PTC Creo Elements/Direct Drafting, is specialized for highly iterative, “work-in-progress” design environments. Its tight integration ensures that automated product data management comes naturally to the design process spanning from sandbox concepts to released product designs. As the essential companion to 2D product design, PTC Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager orchestrates development efforts and organizes 2D CAD data and associated files within a central database.

Features & Benefits

  • Automate processes and eliminate errors with ownership, revision, and state control
  • Provide open and controlled access with status updates and notifications
  • Leverage existing part and assembly designs with Search and Where Used, to speed product development
  • Reuse product design data effectively and create multiple variations of a drawing by adding material properties and data management attributes
  • Provide distributed product development to multi-site companies with high-performance local access and global data consistency
  • Install in 15 minutes, 6 button clicks, and zero consultants, already preconfigured with industry best practices

PTC Creo Elements/Direct 2D Library

For more information about the main 2D CAD product in the PTC Creo Elements/Direct family, please visit the PTC Creo Elements/Direct Drafting page.