Five Ways to Master Creo 4.0

Creo 4.0 is here, and it’s full of new capabilities. Delivering a winning combination of breakthrough advancements and hundreds of core productivity updates, Creo 4.0 can help you design smarter and work more productively than ever before. 

You can download the software right now. But to get the most of it, you may want a little guidance. What features should you start using right away? How do you use them? And so on. That’s why we offer multiple ways to get up to speed on Creo 4.0.

To get started, try these 5 ways to fast-track your Creo 4.0 mastery.

Start mastering Creo 4.0 today

No matter how much or how little time you have, you can master Creo 4.0.

1. Read the Creo 4.0 Stories on the CAD Software Blog

 Have 5—10 minutes to learn something new? Get an overview of the latest features and enhancements in Creo 4.0 and how to use them in the CAD Software Blog. You can filter blog posts for Creo 4.0-specific articles, or just click this link CAD Software blog. This is your source for Creo 4.0 news and for hands-on, expert tips and tricks on how to get the most from new and enhanced capabilities.

The CAD Software Blog includes tips and other materials for learning Creo 4.0

PTC’s CAD Software Blog includes how tos, product updates, customer stories, and more.

2. Watch a Design Smarter video

Just have a couple of minutes to pick up something new? Visit Youtube to check out the “Design Smarter Playlist.” Choose from dozens of short, topic-themed videos that help build your comfort level with Creo 4.0, one capability at a time.

The Design Smarter playlist on YouTube

The PTC YouTube channel includes 35+ short videos on using new functionality in Creo 4.0.


3. Take an eLearning Class:

Want to dig deeper with a complete online class on your own schedule? From mastering core modeling skills to optimizing the latest features of Creo Parametric 4.0, you can learn at your own pace with Learning Connector. The courses are available as part of your PTC product subscription or through an eLearning license.

4. Join the PTC Community

Ready to talk about it? In Creo’s active user community, you’ll find answers from fellow Creo users and can share your own best practices. Plus, our product managers are providing an ever-growing set of hands-on, “Did You Know” tips, such as how to  work in full-screen mode with Creo 4.0 and working with multi-objects in freestyle. Check back often for the latest tips.

5. Attend LiveWorx (May 22-25th in Boston, MA)

Attend LiveWorx17

If you want to connect in person with fellow Creo 4.0 users, product experts, and design and engineering industry thought leaders, LiveWorx 2017 is the place for you.  The event takes place May 22-25th at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. You might find the following especially interesting:  

Product design and business process track: 70+ all-access, breakout sessions for designers: Learn how to take a 2D sketch to an intelligent, robust solid model; learn advanced automation tips to create and maintain a link between your CAD BOM and your Product Structure BOM; team up with fellow Creo users to learn new Creo Parametric 4.0 tips and tricks in a fun, game-show style format; and much more.

Additional training: From beginner-friendly topics such as handling day-to-day data management for tasks for the Creo Parametric user community, to advanced topics such as mastery of creating an MDB model using a start part.

Explore the LiveWorx17 Sessions Now

You can find all the product design sessions already confirmed for LiveWorx here. And keep checking back; more sessions will be added as we approach the date of the event.

Preview the LiveWorx breakout session agenda.