Article - CS23977

How to specify the initial working directory in Creo Parametric

Modified: 13-Oct-2023   

Applies To

  • Pro/ENGINEER and Creo Elements/Pro Wildfire to Wildfire 5.0
  • Creo Parametric 1.0 to 10.0


  • How to start in a specific directory
  • How to set the Working directory by default for each user in the same machine
  • How to setup start-in folder
  • How to set my project folder as default working directory
  • How to generate trail files in specific directory
  • How to setup multiple files for individual projects
  • Warning Choose start-up directory appears while at startup
  • Error "No write access to <directory_name>. Please choose another startup directory for trail creation".
  • Dialog appears when opening a Creo file by double clicking it from Windows Explorer (when the file type / extension is associated to Creo)


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