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Windchill PDMLink: Considerations towards Windchill CAD Interaction while working on client infrastructure having low network bandwidth and/or working from home

Modified: 20-Jun-2023   

Applies To

  • Windchill PDMLink 9.1 to 12.1
  • Windchill ProjectLink 9.1 to 12.1
  • Pro/INTRALINK 8.x + 9.1 to 12.1
  • Windchill PDM Essentials 10.1 to 12.0
  • Creo Parametric 1.0 to 10.0
  • Windchill Workgroup Manager
  • AutoCAD
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • Creo Elements/Direct
  • Creo Illustrate
  • ECAD
  • IsoDraw
  • NX
  • Mathcad
  • SolidWorks


  • In recognition of the current spike in demand for supporting work from home situations where users internet connections may be less than optimal for Windchill connected CAD application, PTC has assembled this article to include steps that Windchill administrator, IT departments and end-users may want to consider to best optimize their situation
  • These recommendations assume that your company’s IT department and infrastructure has been set up to support remote VPN access
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