Article - CS237817

Creo View 3.1 M010: Support for the "Creo View Agent" Standalone Browser Plug-in Replacement for the Windchill "Open in Creo View" use case (Phase 1)

Modified: 06-Aug-2021   

Applies To

  • Windchill PDMLink 10.0 to 11.2
  • Windchill MPMLink 10.0 to 11.2
  • Windchill ProjectLink 10.0 to 11.2
  • Pro/INTRALINK 8.x + 10.0 to 11.2
  • Windchill Service Information Manager 10.0 to 11.2
  • Windchill PDM Essentials 10.1 to 11.1
  • Creo View 2.0 to 6.0
  • Windchill Visualization Services (WVS)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
  • Mozilla Firefox ESR 45 and later
  • Google Chrome 45 and later


  • The purpose of this document is to provide details of the Creo View Agent, which will ultimately replace the Creo View Plug-in (Phase 1) for launching Creo View from Windchill
  • How does one configure Windchill to launch an integrated session of Creo View from supported browser releases that no longer support the ActiveX / NPAPI Creo View Plug-in (Add-on)?
  • Why does Creo View require authentication while opening representation from Windchill
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