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Tips for Implementing MBD with Creo Parametric Tips for Implementing MBD with Creo Parametric
By Scott Hendren, Rand 3D The biggest obstacle can be the shift in mindset toward new processes, rather than a technical one. Learn more in this tip from Rand 3D.
Sweep Feature Options in PTC Creo Parametric 4.0 and 5.0
By Gary Louis Lamit, CAD-Resources Louis Gary Lamit demonstrates how to create a sweep feature, sketch a trajectory for a sweep, sketch and locate sweep section.
Got 6 Minutes? Learn How to Create a MAPKEY in Creo 4.0
By Gary Louis Lamit, CAD-Resources Watch this video by Gary Louis Lamit to see how to create a MAPKEY in Creo 4.0.
5 Helpful Tips for Using Volume Helical Sweep in Creo
By Mike Gayette With the Volume Helical Sweep tool in Creo, you can more accurately model geometry and the cutting tools that will interact with it.
Ease of Use and Efficiency with the Mini Toolbar Ease of Use and Efficiency with the Mini Toolbar
By Scott Hendren, ASCENT Creating an extruded feature form one side of a sketch plane used to take up to nine clicks and now it just takes two in Creo Parametric.
Creo 4.0 Working Full Screen and Popup Customization
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In Creo 4.0 Model Tree, menus, Ribbons and tabs are quickly accessible by moving your cursor into the top, side, or bottom of the screen.
Using Sketch Regions in Creo 5.0 Using Sketch Regions in Creo 5.0
By Mike Gayette, PTC Creating features from sketches can take time. But with Creo 5.0, you can now create that same geometry in seconds with Sketch Region selection.
Windchill Workgroup Manager for Autodesk Inventor Windchill Workgroup Manager for Autodesk Inventor
By Michele Dressen, PTC This overview demonstrates how the Windchill Workgroup Manager supports and improves Autodesk Inventor Frame Generator by auto-numbering parts.
Adding Semantic References for 3D Annotations in Creo 3.0 Adding Semantic References for 3D Annotations in Creo 3.0
By Raphael Nascimento, PTC This video covers techniques for creating 3D geometric tolerance annotation and how to use Annotation Features to include semantic references.
Got 6 Minutes? Learn How to Create a MAPKEY in Creo 4.0
By Gary Louis Lamit, CAD-Resources Watch this video by Gary Louis Lamit to see how to create a MAPKEY in Creo 4.0.
Material Removal Is Improved in Creo NC Material Removal Is Improved in Creo NC
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC Stock simulation is available in the Creo NC graphics window. You can save an in-process stock model for future use. Here's how.
3 New Sketcher Enhancements in Creo 4.0
By Gary Louis Lamit Watch this video by Gary Louis Lamit to learn about changes to the Selection feature, New Clip model capability and adding entities.
Calculating the Complete Inside Volume of Enclosures Calculating the Complete Inside Volume of Enclosures
By John Peng, PTC In this video you will be able to quickly and accurately calculate the inside volume of an enclosure such as a tank or bottle in Creo Parametric.
Creo 4 Material Assignment Using Creo 4
By Gary Louis Lamit Material assignment can be accomplished using the Model Tree. Legacy Materials are available along with a new Standard Materials list of materials.
Got 6 Minutes? Tour the PTC Windchill Workspace Got 6 Minutes? Tour the PTC Windchill Workspace
By Larry Giroux, PTC This video from the New PTC Learning Connector site takes you on a short tour of the PTC Windchill workspace user interface.
5 Minutes on New Extrude Options in Creo 4.0
By Gary Louis Lamit, CAD-resources.com Watch this video on new extrude options in Creo 4.0, which allow for quick right mouse button access of 2 sides through all.
Creo NC Tip & Trick for High-speed Machining Creo NC Tip & Trick for High-speed Machining
By Jose Coronado, PTC This tutorial covers how to define a toolpath with a shape similar to a trochoidal, using Volume Milling step and Stay on Surface mechanism.
Customization Menus in Creo 4.0
By Louis Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial by Gary Louis Lamit to covers some customization of menus in Creo 4.0.
Getting Started with Creo Parametric 4.0
By Aaron Shaw, PTC PTC's Aaron Shaw walks users through time-saving features like mini toolbars, full screen mode, and a new approach to geometry-based selection.
Creo 3.0 Keyboard Shortcuts Power Users Love Creo 3.0 Keyboard Shortcuts Power Users Love
By Mike Gayette PTC technical support engineer, Mike Smith, shares his favorite shortcuts like Ctrl+G for regenerating a model & the Esc key to cancel a ribbon menu.
Splitting an Injection Mold Volume in Creo Splitting an Injection Mold Volume in Creo
By Bettina Giemsa, PTC When working with an injection mold, rather than creating a volume, you can split a workpiece or a volume into one or two volumes. See how.
Clamp Foot Drawing Layout in PTC Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Louis Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video Gary Louis Lamit demonstrates how to make a clamp foot drawing in Creo Parametric 3.0 within about 8 minutes.
Setting Up a Fillet Type Weld with a Notch Setting Up a Fillet Type Weld with a Notch
By Bettina Giemsa, PTC Not only does PTC Creo Parametric allow you to configure multiple weld types like fillet and grooves you can also define welding-related features.
NxREV's Power Hour on Creo Interface & Configuration Options
By Alberto Massarotto, NxREV Get an overview of the Creo interface and learn how to customize it to increase productivity, reduce fatigue and meet your needs.
Importing into Windchill Importing into Windchill
By Marty Garnsey, PTC Marty Garnsey teaches the ins and outs of importing a CAD assembly into PTC Windchill in this video from PTC.
Open Models with Failed Features in Creo Simulate Open Models with Failed Features in Creo Simulate
By PTC See how you can open and analyze your model in Creo Simulate 3.0, even with failed features.
Design a 2D Clamp Foot Layout in Creo 3.0 Design a 2D Clamp Foot Layout in Creo 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit explains how Creo 3.0 users can create a 2D design of a clamp foot layout.
Update and Save/As with PTC Creo Collaboration Extensions Update and Save/As with PTC Creo Collaboration Extensions
By PTC Unite Technology enables you to open or import non-PTC Creo data directly in PTC Creo and incorporate them into designs.
Create a Clamp Arm in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Create a clamp arm in Creo Parametric 3.0 with automated views, dimensional call outs and custom changes to the design.
Create a Downstream Manufacturing Part in Windchill 10.2 Create a Downstream Manufacturing Part in Windchill 10.2
By Azhar Rehman, PTC Watch this video to see how the Manufacturing Product Structure Explorer tool in Windchill 10.2 can be used to create a manufacturing part.
Importing Other CAD Formats into Creo 3.0 Importing Other CAD Formats into Creo 3.0
By PTC Creo 3.0 lets users open 3D models in NX, CATIA, SOLIDWORKS, Solid Edge, Inventor and JT formats, without creating new PTC Creo files.
Build an Assembly Exploded View
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Creo 3.0 users can add notes and annotations to their assemblies by creating an exploded view.
Identify Key Components in Windchill with Creo View
By Keith Karain, PTC This tutorial shows how to load a model of a chainsaw into Windchill and then use Creo View to ensure that key components are correct.
Display the Windchill Model Name in the Model Tree
By Scott Morris, PTC This video demonstrates how to use the PTC_COMMON_NAME system parameter to show the Windchill name of the Creo CAD files in the Model Tree.
How to Assemble Fastener and Dowel Pins for Creo 3.0 How to Assemble Fastener and Dowel Pins for Creo 3.0
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC These advanced tutorials explain how to use the Creo Intelligent Fastener extension to create fasteners and dowel pins.
Top Down Design
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This tutorial covers top design, which focuses on adding five holes to a Creo 3.0 component while in the Assembly Mode.
Use the Offset Command to Add Text to Solids
By Evan Winter, PTC Creo 3.0 users can engrave text or other sketched features into curved, solid model faces using the Offset command.
Design for Manufacture with PTC Creo Mold Analysis Design for Manufacture with PTC Creo Mold Analysis
By PTC See how Creo 3.0 Mold Analysis can help users find cavity filling, undesirable weld line location, and improper wall thickness before manufacturing.
20 Minutes on Sub-assemblies in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video covers step by step instructions for building sub assemblies to create two different studs and a nut in Creo Parametric 3.0.
Saving Creo Parametric Files as Creo View (PVZ) Files Saving Creo Parametric Files as Creo View (PVZ) Files
By Scott Morris, PTC Creo View is a lightweight viewing tool for Creo, where users can easily share small .PVZ files via email or file sharing.
Simplify Sketching with the Sketcher in Creo 3.0 Simplify Sketching with the Sketcher in Creo 3.0
By Evan Winter, PTC Here are some quick tips for using the Sketcher tool. For instance use Modify with Lock Scale to resize sketches that are grossly out of proportion.
Optimizing your CAD for FDM 3D Printing Optimizing your CAD for FDM 3D Printing
By Rob Stipek, Fisher/Unitech Here are some tips to consider for your next design, to get the best possible 3D print, while reducing material waste.
Easily Recreate Existing Family Tables
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Learn how to get the most out of the Copy, Paste and Paste Special tools to measure geometry and recreate family tables.
Ensure All Your Hardware Specifcations are Set for Creo 3.0
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC Jim Barrett-Smith of PTC explains how to use Performance Advisor in Creo 3.0 to make sure all of your hardware specifications are optimized.
Time Saving Features in Creo Direct 3.0 Time Saving Features in Creo Direct 3.0
By Martin Neumueller, PTC Martin Neumueller, PTC explains how Creo Direct 3.0 features, such as the Live Toolbar and the Streamed Component Activation can save you time and energy.
Master the Resolve Tool in Creo Parametric 3.0 Master the Resolve Tool in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit explains how to use the Resolve Tool to create chamfers and standard tapped holes.
Review a Process Plan for the Part Consumption of the mBOM
By Azhar Rehman, PTC PTC's Azhar Rehman gives readers an understanding of how to develop a process plan in Windchill 10.2.
Review and Edit References in Creo 3.0 Review and Edit References in Creo 3.0
By PTC Blog PTC reveals how to edit references to allow you to change the references that are used to create one or more features in Creo 3.0.
Anchor Layers in Creo 3.0 Anchor Layers in Creo 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit explains how to use Anchor Layers to set up datum planes for geometric tolerancing in Creo 3.0.
Customize Geometric Tolerances for the ASME Standard Customize Geometric Tolerances for the ASME Standard
By Raphael Nascimento, PTC Creo 3.0 enables you to customize your geometric tolerances to create accurate drawings that support ASME and ISO drawing standards.
Datums, Layers and Materials in Creo 3.0 Datums, Layers and Materials in Creo 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this tip Gary Lamit covers how to create Datums for local features, set plates for geometric tolerancing, and establish model sectioning.
Tips for Dimensioning and Large Drawings in Creo 3.0 Tips for Dimensioning and Large Drawings in Creo 3.0
By Steve Meyers and Evan Winter, PTC These two quick tips cover two methods for displaying set datums on drawings and how to deal with erased dimensions and axes.
How to Load a Linear Array in Creo
By Jillian Wooldridge, PTC This demo shows how to load a linear array, including choosing a part from the Defaults dialog box and filtering a list of parts.
Draft Analysis Enhancements in Creo 3.0 Draft Analysis Enhancements in Creo 3.0
By Paul Sagar, PTC You can now take lighting into account when displaying draft analysis results. In addition, you can also choose to display the surface boundary edges.
Build a Clamp Extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0 Build a Clamp Extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video by Gary Lamit covers how to use design dimensions to build a clamp extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0.
Reduce Time to Assemble Fasteners by 90% with PTC's IFX Reduce Time to Assemble Fasteners by 90% with PTC's IFX
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC Jim Barrett-Smith of PTC explains how with PTC Creo's Intelligent Fastener Extension you can reduce the time to assemble fasteners by 90%.
Creating Feather Keys in Creo 3.0
By Jillian Wooldridge, PTC Watch this video on how you can modify parts by selecting a desired feature and move it to a new position to create a feather key.
Quickly and Easily Manipulate Chamfers Quickly and Easily Manipulate Chamfers
By PTC This tutorial looks at chamfer support in Creo 3.0 and how to use the PTC Creo Flexible Modeling Extension to manipulate chamfers.
Customize Display Options and Increase Performance in Creo Customize Display Options and Increase Performance in Creo
By Mark Ganzer, EAC Productions Get the best possible performance from your workstation with these model display tweaks in Creo 3.0 from this video by EAC Productions.
Quick Tips for Using PTC Creo Mechanism Quick Tips for Using PTC Creo Mechanism
By Steve Meyers and Evan Winter, PTC Learn how to take advantage of the Advance Collision Setting in the PTC Creo Mechanism, and control a part's degrees of freedom.
Introducing Drafting Dimensions in Creo Parametric
By Jillian Wooldridge, PTC This video examines how to create a linear dimension, circular dimensions, and an angular dimension in Creo Parametric.
Tangency Propagation in PTC Creo Flexible Modeling Extension Tangency Propagation in PTC Creo Flexible Modeling Extension
By Don Breda, PTC The PTC Creo Parametric Flexible Modeling Extension now supports the option to maintain tangent connections to adjacent geometry.
Get an Overview of Creo Simulate in this 55-minute Webinar Get an Overview of Creo Simulate in this 55-minute Webinar
By TriStar PTC Creo Simulate allows you to understand product performance, and accommodate the digital design without needing a specialist's FEA-background.
Run Simulations Without Being a Specialist Run Simulations Without Being a Specialist
By Alberto Massarotto, NxRev With PTC Creo Simulate, design engineers can understand product performance and make decisions, all without needing a specialist's FEA-background.
How to Carry Out Concurrent Engineering in Creo 3.0 How to Carry Out Concurrent Engineering in Creo 3.0
By Moshe Baum, PTC See this example on the Concurrent Engineering feature in Creo 3.0, which gives users the ability to work together on the same assembly.
Create Both a Linear and an Angular Array in Creo 3.0
By Jillian Wooldridge, PTC This video demonstrates how to create both a linear and an angular array and how to quickly select the profile used as part of the array.
Using Map Keys to Create a T-nut in Creo 3.0 Using Map Keys to Create a T-nut in Creo 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video by Gary Lamit covers how to shade and customize a T-nut part and build a map key to quickly navigate the Creo 3.0 environment.
Performing a Design Optimization in PTC Creo Simulate Performing a Design Optimization in PTC Creo Simulate
By Sandi Smith, PTC A design optimization allows a user to adjust one or more design variables to best achieve a specified goal or to test feasibility of a design.
Reduce Memory and Manage Large Assemblies in Creo Reduce Memory and Manage Large Assemblies in Creo
By Steve Meyers and Evan Winter, PTC This tip offers several quick tips on previewing Assembly Constraint Status, Assembly Feature (Cut) Considerations and Large Assembly Management.
Create a Basic Extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0 Create a Basic Extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video provides an overview of the ways to create a basic extrusion in Creo Parametric 3.0 including creating holes, shells, rounds and more.
Bend Tool Enhancements in Creo 3.0 Bend Tool Enhancements in Creo 3.0
By Don Breda, PTC This post will cover how bend relief creation is enhanced in the PTC Creo Parametric Sheet Metal Design Bend Tool.
Make Changes Throughout Your Part Structures
By Jillian Cautrell, PTC University Windchill makes it possible to propagate changes throughout every aspect of your part structures.
Link PTC Mathcad 3.1 Output Regions to Creo Parametric 3.0
By Sandi Smith, PTC Watch this video to learn how to connect Mathcad 3.1 output regions with your Creo Parametric 3.0 models.

Step by Step Instructions for Customizing Your Interface
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Watch this video to learn how to customize your interface to quickly find the tools and design features you use most in Creo Parametric 3.0.
3D Thickness Ehancements in Creo Parametric 3.0 3D Thickness Ehancements in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Russell Hsu, PTC With PTC Creo Parametric you can now build a 3D Thickness check directly into your design process, in a few simple steps.
Migrating Legacy Fasteners to IFX
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC This video tutorial will show you how to migrate your existing fasteners to IFX with Creo's PTC Creo Intelligent Fastener.
New 3D Thickness Feature in PTC Creo Parametric New 3D Thickness Feature in PTC Creo Parametric
By Russell Hsu, PTC With PTC Creo Parametric, you can now build a 3D Thickness check directly into your design process in a few simple steps.
Getting Familiar with the Creo Parametric 3.0 Interface
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Find your way around in the new Creo Parametric 3.0 interface in this video tip from Gary Lamit.
Add the Attachments Indicator Column to the Folder Browser
By Scott Morris, PTC This video tip demonstrates how to add the Attachment and Structure column indicators to the folder browser in Windchill 10.2.
Creating Windchill BOMs from AutoCAD Blocks
By Michele Dressen, PTC Watch this video to see how you can turn AutoCAD blocks into Windchill parts using these steps.
Preparing and Converting Creo Files for 3D Printing Preparing and Converting Creo Files for 3D Printing
By Tim Brotherhood, PTC Learn how to minimize errors while preparing Creo data for production, check data for production issues and export data to a 3D printing device.
Realistic Bump Mapping in Creo Realistic Bump Mapping in Creo
By Paul Sagar, PTC Paul Sagar explains how in Creo 3.0 you can combine shading and reflections with detailed textures to make your model more realistic.
Plate Modeling in Creo Parametric 3.0 Plate Modeling in Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In his latest video tutorial Gary Lamit demonstrates how to design a metal plate in Creo 3.0.
Four Quick Tips for Part Modeling in Creo Four Quick Tips for Part Modeling in Creo
By Steve Meyers and Evan Winter, PTC Take a few minutes to learn about using intent references, showing feature and component layers, using solidify to trim solid geometry and more.
Pin Modeling in PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 Pin Modeling in PTC Creo Parametric 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This week's installment by Gary Lamit covers how to Learn how to create a simple part (Pin) using PTC Creo Parametric 3.0.
Take Advantage of HDR Images in Creo Take Advantage of HDR Images in Creo
By Paul Sagar, PTC Creo 3.0 allows you to fully visualize and manipulate HDR images, offering control over the intensity, location, orientation, and size of the image.
Drag-n-Drop Multiple Attachment Upload
By Scott Morris, PTC Windchill 10.2 now features an HTML 5 based drag and drop file upload feature that makes adding files even easier.


How to Use Creo Parametrically with ANSYS Workbench
By Simon Pereira, ANSYS This video illustrates how to define parameters in Creo, how to build robust parametric models and how to parameterize settings in ANSYS Workbench.
Verifying the Meshing in Creo 3.0
By Sandi Smith, PTC Ensure your meshes are ready for the analysis stage by following the steps in this video.
Assigning Materials in Creo 3.0
By Sandi Smith, PTC By assigning materials to your Creo 3.0 models you can plan to create products that will have the best results possible during the production phase.
Automatically Generating Features Automatically Generating Features
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Creo 3.0 gives users a way to speed up the process of creating their assemblies by offering a solution to automatically generate features.
Working with Multi-CAD Files in PTC Creo M020 Working with Multi-CAD Files in PTC Creo M020
By Marc Schuetz, Creo Community Blog PTC Creo 3.0 M020 introduces a new File/Open function, which allows you to easily open and manage files from CATIA, Siemens NX and SOLIDWORKS.
Performing a Design Optimization in Creo 3.0
By Sandi Smith, PTC Sandi Smith of PTC provides a demo on design optimization in this video on Creo 3.0.
Patterns and Weldments in Creo 3.0 Patterns and Weldments in Creo 3.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Louis Lamit's latest video focuses on creating patterns in weldments in Creo 3.0.
Highlight by Attributes in Drawings Highlight by Attributes in Drawings
By Raphael Nascimento, PTC Finding your key attributes in a Creo 3.0 drawing can be a chore but this tip will show you how to draw attention to them.
Standard Hardware and Fasteners in Creo 3.0 Standard Hardware and Fasteners in Creo 3.0
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 users now have access to a library of parts and fasteners to speed up the process of adding hardware to their assembly design.
Create a Taper Coupling in Creo 2.0 Create a Taper Coupling in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit shows Creo 2.0 users how to create a taper coupling in this tutorial.
Investigate Payload Zip Files
By David Eberle, PTC Sometimes you need to know what is in a Zip file right away and this Windchill tip can help.
Control How You Import 3D Data in Creo Elements Pro Control How You Import 3D Data in Creo Elements Pro
From the Creo Community Blog This tip demonstrates how the Import Data Doctor can be used to configure how your data is imported from other CAD systems.
Create Your Assembly Drawings in Creo 2.0 Create Your Assembly Drawings in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Expand on your ability to create part designs by scaling up to building an entire assembly in Creo 2.0.
Publishing a Publication Structure in Windchill
By David Eberle, PTC Watch this video to learn how to create helpful design documents using data structures in Windchill.
The Flexible Pattern Tool in PTC Creo 3.0 The Flexible Pattern Tool in PTC Creo 3.0
By Don Breda, Creo Community Blog With PTC Creo 3.0, a Flexible Pattern tool has been introduced for PTC Creo Flexible Modeling Extension (FMX).
Quickly Replicate Points with the Pattern Leader Quickly Replicate Points with the Pattern Leader
From the PTC Learning Exchange The Pattern Leader tool allows Creo 3.0 users to quickly recreate and repeat points.
Create Drawings of Your Parts in Creo Create Drawings of Your Parts in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video looks at how to document crucial part data by generating detailed part drawings in Creo 2.0.
User Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0 User Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0
From the PTC Community Blog There have been significant enhancements to User-Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0. Learn about them here.
Introduction to Drawings in Creo 2.0 Introduction to Drawings in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial from Gary Lamit covers drawings in Creo 2.0.
Aligning Freestyle Geometry in Creo 3.0 Aligning Freestyle Geometry in Creo 3.0
By Paul Sagar, PTC PTC Creo 3.0 introduces the Align capability within Freestyle which allows users to create and drive freeform, stylized designs parametrically.
The New Part Request Process in Windchill
By Larry Giroux, PTC The part request feature allows users to put in purchase orders for new parts without having to worry about potential errors.
The Exploded Assemblies and View Manager The Exploded Assemblies and View Manager
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Watch this video on how to generate exploded and organizational views of Creo assemblies.
Controlling Tangency in Creo 3.0
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC Having difficulty making changes to your Creo 3.0 geometry without requiring additional changes to be made to your adjacent geometry?
Chordal Rounds in PTC Creo 3.0 Chordal Rounds in PTC Creo 3.0
By Paul Sagar, PTC Creo 3.0 offers user the chance to take advantage of chordal rounds to improve the look of their designs.
Master Bottom-Up Design in Creo Master Bottom-Up Design in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video by Gary Lamit covers the bottom-up design approach in Creo.
Fast and Easy Part Selection in Creo Direct Fast and Easy Part Selection in Creo Direct
By PTC University Learning Exchange Navigate and select key part features in Creo Direct with ease using the information in this video tip.
Feature Operations in Creo Parametric 2.0 Feature Operations in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video covers how to use feature operations to solve failures and create part versions using a family table in Creo.
Convert Multiple Creo Files into a PDF
From the Creo Community Blog This app was developed by our team to support the needs of a client with a large number of drawings that needed to be developed for a PDF release.
Associate Option Sets with Product Details
By Azhar Rehman, PTC Windchill users can better organize and communicate their product details by assigning them an option set.
Family Tables in Creo Family Tables in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial covers how to hide and suppress important design features in Creo 2.0.
Manage CATIA V5 Parts in Windchill Manage CATIA V5 Parts in Windchill
By Jillian Cautrell, PTC Does your enterprise have legacy data that includes CATIA V5 parts? You can use Windchill to track that data. See how in this video.
Create Dimensional Properties in Creo 3.0 Create Dimensional Properties in Creo 3.0
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC See how creating a 2D sketch of your dimensional properties in Creo 3.0 is a snap in this video.
The Resolve Tool in Creo The Resolve Tool in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video Gary Lamit covers the resolve tool to create tapped holes and cosmetic threads.
The Can't Miss Features in Creo 3.0 The Can't Miss Features in Creo 3.0
By The Creo Community Blog Now that Creo 3.0 is here, make sure you check out this list of all the new features.
Sketch a Blend in Creo Parametric 3.0 Sketch a Blend in Creo Parametric 3.0
From the Creo Community Blog In this tip learn the fastest way to add a blend in Creo Parametric 3.0 by sketching each section while creating the blend.
Create Extrusions in Creo Parametric 2.0 Create Extrusions in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This latest video from Gary Lamit covers extrusions in Creo Parametric 2.0.
Reduce Model Failures in Creo Reduce Model Failures in Creo
By Don Breda, Creo Community Blog Follow these steps to avoid feature failures in Creo.
Create Square to Round Blends Create Square to Round Blends
By Steve Meyers, PTC By creating square to round blends in Creo Parametric 2.0 users can fix often problematic design features.
Design a Gear Assembly in Creo Parametric 2.0 Design a Gear Assembly in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This tutorial will walk users through steps needed to create a gear assembly in Creo Parametric 2.0.
How to Create a Family Table in Creo How to Create a Family Table in Creo
By Paul Sagar, PTC Director of Product Management This post, provided by PTC Director of Product Management Paul Sagar, shows users how to create family tables in PTC Creo Parametric.
Creating Datums, Layers and Sections Creating Datums, Layers and Sections
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Datums, layers and sections are key components for creating any part in Creo and this video tutorial will help you learn these key steps.
Cable Design in PTC Creo Cable Design in PTC Creo
By Jim Barrett-Smith, Creo Community Blog Learn about Piping and Cabling extensions in this tip series.
Set End Conditions on a Spline in Creo
By Erik Sallingboe, PTC This video tutorial covers how to set the end conditions on a spline.
Master the Creo Parametric 2.0 Interface Master the Creo Parametric 2.0 Interface
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources For users who are new to Creo Parametric 2.0 this tip will help them understand the fundamentals of the interface.
Creating Helical Sweeps for Springs in Creo Parametric 2.0 Creating Helical Sweeps for Springs in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Paul Sagar, PTC Community Creo Blog The helical sweep tool is located in the Shapes group of the modeling tab, under the Sweep Type drop down.
Defining Gathering Parts in Product Structures
By Marty Garnsey, PTC This video tutorial will help Windchill users find a specific part within their bill of materials.
How to Use Motion Skeletons to Quickly Design Mechanisms How to Use Motion Skeletons to Quickly Design Mechanisms
By Moshe Baum, PTC Community Creo Blog Learn how to use motion skeletons to quickly design mechanisms in the PTC Creo Parametric Advanced Assembly Extension.
Create a Cover Plate in Creo Parametric 2.0 Create a Cover Plate in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit shares a video tutorial from his training manual Creo Parametric 2.0 on cover plates in this month's column.
Fewer Model Failures with Intent References Fewer Model Failures with Intent References
By Don Breda, PTC Community Creo Blog Both a draft and round have failed when you changed the section that is used to define the extrusion. What causes this failure and how to avoid?
Increase Productivity with Intent Selection
By Steve Meyers, PTC Watch this video to get an overview of the Intent Selection feature in Creo Elements.
Design a Faucet in Creo Parametric 2.0 Design a Faucet in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Learn how to design a faucet in Creo Parametic 2.0 in this video.
Three Ways to Create Advanced Round Geometry Three Ways to Create Advanced Round Geometry
By Paul Sagar, PTC Community Creo Blog This "Did you Know?" series covers advanced round geometry scenarios in Creo Parametric like putting a round on three edges.
Milling Toolpaths to Meet Your Needs
By David Wilks, PTC Creo users can configure their milling toolpaths to ensure they get the best results possible with help from this tip.
Design a Cell Phone in Creo 2.0 Design a Cell Phone in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This step-by-step video tutorial covers how to design a cell phone in Creo 2.0.
Customize Windchill 10 Tables for Ease of Use
By David Eberle, PTC Tired of struggling with your tables in Windchill 10? This video tutorial can show you how to make things easier.
Forcing Rounds in Creo 2.0 Tutorial - Part 3 Forcing Rounds in Creo 2.0 Tutorial - Part 3
By Design Engine Education In this video, instructor Bart Brejcha goes over some options for resolving rounds using Creo 2.0.
Create A Boundary Surface in Creo
By Steve Meyers, PTC Sometimes you need to create a boundary curve in Creo on the fly.
Forcing Rounds in Creo 2.0 Forcing Rounds in Creo 2.0
By Design Engine Education In this video instructor Bart Brejcha goes over some options for resolving rounds using Creo 2.0.
Create a Coupling Assembly in Creo 2.0 Create a Coupling Assembly in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Learn how to create a coupling assembly in Creo 2.0 in this video.
Using the 3D Import Wizard in Creo Using the 3D Import Wizard in Creo
By PTC The 3D Import Wizard gives users the ability to import all of the various settings for imported 3D data.
Five Ways to Customize Creo Elements Pro Five Ways to Customize Creo Elements Pro
By Steve Meyers, PTC Here are five ways you can customize your Creo Elements Pro experience for a faster and better workflow.
Create a Straight Coupling in Creo 2.0 Create a Straight Coupling in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This step-by-step walk through will cover how to create a straight coupling in Creo 2.0.
The Freestyle Subdivisional Modeler in Creo
By Design Engine Education Create surfaces the fast and easy way using the Creo Freestyle Subdivisional Modeler.
Creating a Product Structure from an ECAD Design
By Andreas Kulik, PTC Learn how to generate a BOM from an ECAD Design to create a Product Structure in Windchill.
3 Ways to Copy Features in Creo
By Matt Huybrecht, PTC Users can quickly reproduce features in Creo using one of these three methods.
User-Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0 User-Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0
By PTC There have been significant enhancements to User-Defined Features in Creo Elements Pro 5.0.
Configure Assembly Level Cut Displays to Your Liking
By Matt Huybrecht, PTC Learn about assembly level cut display and intersect options in this video tutorial.
More Details on How to Clean Up Extra Rounds from Your Model More Details on How to Clean Up Extra Rounds from Your Model
By Design Engine Education When designers create models in Creo 2.0 they often leave unnecessary rounds in their designs.
Part Two: Bottom Up Assembly Design in Creo Part Two: Bottom Up Assembly Design in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video continues the tutorial on how users can find the parts they need to put together a subassembly to create a much larger assembly.
Improving Large Pattern Performance Improving Large Pattern Performance
By John Peng, PTC Community Creo Blog If you've ever created a large pattern array of features in Creo or Pro/E you’ve likely experienced less than desirable regeneration times.
Clean Up Extra Rounds from Your Models
By Design Engine Education When designers create models in Creo 2.0 they often leave unnecessary rounds in their designs.
Are You Familiar with the Integrate Feature? Are You Familiar with the Integrate Feature?
By PTC Let's discuss one of the most powerful yet also most underutilized capabilities in Windchill and Creo/Elements Pro or Creo Parametric.
Creo's Ribbon Interface Creo's Ribbon Interface
By John Peng, PTC Streamline their design experience using the Ribbon interface.
Flexible Modeling in Creo Parametric Flexible Modeling in Creo Parametric
By John Peng, PTC Community Creo Blog The Flex Modeling Extension gives Creo Parametric users the ability to modify parts without understanding its history or design intent.
Bottom Up Assembly Design in Creo Bottom Up Assembly Design in Creo
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video explains how users can find the parts they need to put together a subassembly to create a much larger assembly.
Create Sheetmetal Parts in Creo with the Conversion Tool Create Sheetmetal Parts in Creo with the Conversion Tool
By Antonius Dirriwachter, PTC Community Creo Blog The conversion tool offers many advantages for designers working to create sheetmetal parts including better control and more available options.
Devising a Design Reuse Strategy Devising a Design Reuse Strategy
By Barb Schmitz, PTC A look at some ways to plan and implement a design reuse strategy like parts libraries, centralizing models with product data management and more.
Create a Simple Design Using Creo Create a Simple Design Using Creo
By Design Engine Education This introductory tutorial shows users how they can create a simple model of a soap dish in Creo.
Create Revolved Parts for an Assembly Create Revolved Parts for an Assembly
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial demonstrates how Creo users can create three different parts for a larger assembly.
Create a Motorcycle Assembly in Creo
By Design Engine Education This video tutorial demonstrates how all of the parts of a Creo design can work together to create a functional assembly.
Prepare Creo Models for CNC Production
By Design Engine Education Creating models that are ready for CNC machining can be a challenge. Watch this Creo 2.0 tutorial to learn the basics.
Create an Angle Frame in Creo Parametric 2.0 Create an Angle Frame in Creo Parametric 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources The angle frame is on of the more complicated designs Creo Parametric 2.0 users can create.
A Step By Step Walkthrough on Creating a Hummer Assembly
By Design Engine Education This video tutorial will show Creo users how they can design an assembly for a Hummer.
Create a Key Component of a Coupling Assembly Create a Key Component of a Coupling Assembly
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In his latest video tutorial Gary Lamit teaches Creo 2.0 users how to create a coupling shaft so they can complete a coupling assembly.
9 Tips and Tricks for PTC Creo Illustrate 2.0 9 Tips and Tricks for PTC Creo Illustrate 2.0
By Nancy Pardo, PTC The tips cover editing the SBOM, customizing thick/thin display, the phantom display, published data from Creo and more.
Create a Bicycle Bottom End Bracket Using Creo Freestyle
By Design Engine Education Creo Freestyle features a workflow to help users develop forms and obtain complex surfaces and ergonomic shapes with ease.
Creating Transparent Resins Creating Transparent Resins
By Proto Labs If you want to use a transparent material in your injection molded part this tutorial can help.
Design the Cable Work for Motorcycle Headlamp Design the Cable Work for Motorcycle Headlamp
By Design Engine Education Watch this video tutorial to see first-hand how designers are using Pro/CABLE to create the headlamp for a Kawasaki Ninja 600 motorcycle.
Create Sweeps in Creo Parametric Create Sweeps in Creo Parametric
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources You've seen the demo by Gary on how to create sweeps in Pro/E, learn how to do it in Creo in this video.
Making Assembly Drawings in PTC Creo Parametric Making Assembly Drawings in PTC Creo Parametric
By Mark Taddonio, PTC This video covers how to connect assembly parts to a bill of materials.
Create Designs on the Fly with the Creo Freestyle Tool Create Designs on the Fly with the Creo Freestyle Tool
By Design Engine Education Watch this video tutorial to learn how to quickly draw new concepts and designs using the Creo Freestyle tool.
Speed Up Part Design By Using Family Tables Speed Up Part Design By Using Family Tables
By Adam Haas, PTC University Learning Exchange Save a lot of time and effort by using family tables to draw a large number of common parts from a generic model with this video tutorial.
Creating a Front Forks Assembly in Creo Creating a Front Forks Assembly in Creo
By Design Engine Education This video tutorial explains how users can use Creo to create a front forks assembly for a Suzuki motorcycle.
Use Creo Parametric to Create a Pulley Assembly Use Creo Parametric to Create a Pulley Assembly
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources A video tutorial that will instruct Creo Parametric users on the steps necessary to create a pulley assembly.
Working with Schematics Designs in PTC Windchill Working with Schematics Designs in PTC Windchill
By Jim Barrett-Smith, PTC In this video tutorial Creo users will learn how they can leverage their XML data with Creo Schematics.
Creating a Gear Assembly in Creo 2.0 Creating a Gear Assembly in Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit covers gear assemblies in his latest video tutorial on Creo 2.0.
Mold Finishings with Protomold's Design Aid Protogami Mold Finishings with Protomold's Design Aid Protogami
By Proto Labs Aside form showcasing resins and finishes, Protogami highlights clip design, living hinges and design for ease of assembly.
Creating Trajectory Ribs in PTC Creo Elements Creating Trajectory Ribs in PTC Creo Elements
By Seth Tucker, PTC This video tutorial demonstrates how to create trajectory ribs to build stronger more effective part designs in Creo Elements.
The Fundamentals of Drafts, Extrusions and Using Suppress The Fundamentals of Drafts, Extrusions and Using Suppress
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources A video tutorial that explains the key skills needed to create drafts, text extrusions and using the suppress capability in Creo 2.0.
Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Four Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Four
Video by the UsingCreo Blog This series continues its focus on the fundamental concepts behind using Creo Direct Modeling.
Create a Static Analysis in Creo Simulate Create a Static Analysis in Creo Simulate
By Mark Taddonio, PTC This video tutorial will introduce viewers to the process of creating a static analysis in Creo Simulate.
Understanding Uniform Wall Thickness Understanding Uniform Wall Thickness
By Proto Labs Creating excellent injection molding requires uniform wall thickness throughout a part design. Learn how to achieve this goal.
Learn to Create Patterns and Weldments Learn to Create Patterns and Weldments
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial covers the basics of creating patterns and weldments with Creo Parametric.
Understanding Uniform Wall Thickness Understanding Uniform Wall Thickness
By Proto Labs Creating excellent injection molding requires uniform wall thickness throughout a part design. Learn how to achieve this goal.
Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Three Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Three
Video by the UsingCreo Blog This series continues its focus on the fundamental concepts behind using Creo Direct Modeling.
Modifying a Parametric Cutout with Creo Direct Modifying a Parametric Cutout with Creo Direct
By Gerald Imhof, PTC This video tutorial walks users through the process of using Creo Direct to modify their Creo Parametric parts.
Take Advantage of Visual Characteristics with Protomold Take Advantage of Visual Characteristics with Protomold
By Proto Labs In this tip readers will find out how they can add eye-popping visual characteristics to their injection molded parts.
Create an Animation in PTC Creo Illustrate  Create an Animation in PTC Creo Illustrate
By Jay Aurila, PTC This video tutorial will walk Creo Illustrate users through the process of turning their designs into animations.
Eliminate Cosmetic Flaws Eliminate Cosmetic Flaws
By Proto Labs Injection molded parts are often the victims of many different kinds of cosmetic flaws. But this tip can help.
Understanding Revolved Parts Understanding Revolved Parts
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tutorial Creo Parametric users learn how to create and use revolved parts in their design assemblies.
Take Advantage of New Graphical Enhancements Take Advantage of New Graphical Enhancements
By Adam Haas, PTC Watch this walk through of the latest graphical enhancements users can take advantage of in Creo Parametric 2.0.
The Keyword Search in Windchill PLM The Keyword Search in Windchill PLM
By CDT-A Barry Wehmiller Company A tip on the keyword search capabilities of Windchill how the product information is indexed (or parsed) into keywords.
Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Two Creo Direct Modeling Basics Part Two
Video by the UsingCreo Blog This series continues its focus on the fundamental concepts behind using Creo Direct Modeling.
Take Advantage of the New Blends Capabilityin Creo 2.0 Take Advantage of the New Blends Capabilityin Creo 2.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources One of the biggest changes between Creo and Creo 2.0 is the addition of the Blends capability.
Spice Up Your Prototypes With a Little Color Spice Up Your Prototypes With a Little Color
By Proto Labs Prototypes can come in a wide variety of colors. This tip walks users through the best way to chose the color that suits them best.
Use the Sweep Feature to Create Cross Sections Use the Sweep Feature to Create Cross Sections
By Adam Haas, PTC This video tutorial shows how to use the Sweep feature in Creo Parametric to create a cross section feature that follows an open trajectory.
Gain Insights in Injection Molding Gain Insights in Injection Molding
By Proto Labs This tutorial walks users through the process of preparing a particularly challenging part for injection molding.
Design Counter Balances in Creo Direct Modeling Express Design Counter Balances in Creo Direct Modeling Express
Video by the UsingCreo Blog This video tutorial walks users through the process of creating a counter balance for a plastic part in Creo Direct Modeling Express.
Taper Coupling Modeling in Creo Parametric Taper Coupling Modeling in Creo Parametric
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tutorial Creo Parametric users will learn the basics of creating a taper coupling.
Include Drafts to Reduce Wear and Tear Include Drafts to Reduce Wear and Tear
By Proto Labs By adding drafts to a part designers can reduce the long term effects of wear and tear in injection molding.
Create a Spring in 3 Easy Steps with the Helical Sweep Tool Create a Spring in 3 Easy Steps with the Helical Sweep Tool
By Adam Haas, PTC In this video tutorial users will learn a quick and easy way to create a spring in Creo Parametric.
Modifying Your Geometry in Creo Direct Modeling Express Modifying Your Geometry in Creo Direct Modeling Express
Video by the UsingCreo Blog This video covers the basics of creating simple geometry in Creo Direct Modeling Express.
Avoid Resin Damage Avoid Resin Damage
By Proto Labs To avoid resin damage while designing parts for rapid injection molding proper living hinges are a must.
Master the Use of the Shell Tool Master the Use of the Shell Tool
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources By learning to use the shell tool Creo Parametric users can remove the surface of a solid and then hollow out its inside.
Creating Shell Features in Creo 2.0 Creating Shell Features in Creo 2.0
By Adam Haas, PTC Learn how to create a Shell feature that hollows out the inside of a solid model, leaving a shell of a specified wall thickness.
Creating a Pendulum in Creo Direct Modeling Express Creating a Pendulum in Creo Direct Modeling Express
By the UsingCreo Blog This video tutorial demonstrates how to create a pendulum in Creo Direct Modeling Express with mirroring, joining and patterning techniques.
Handling Gates in Injection Molds Handling Gates in Injection Molds
By Proto Labs Learn whether to use a tab, hot tip, or pin gate depending on the shape and size of the part and the resin being injected.
Creating A Basic Part in Creo Parametric Creating A Basic Part in Creo Parametric
By Mark Taddonio, PTC For individuals who want to learn the fundamentals of Creo Parametric this video tutorial can walk them through the basics of creating a spring and damper.
Creating a Revolt Part in Creo Creating a Revolt Part in Creo
By the UsingCreo Blog This video tutorial demonstrates how to create revolt parts in Creo Direct Modeling Express.
Create Detailed Drawings in Creo Parametric Create Detailed Drawings in Creo Parametric
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial covers the basics of creating detailed part drawings.
Choose Your Resin Early When Prototyping Choose Your Resin Early When Prototyping
By Proto Labs There are many good reasons to choose the material you will use for your prototypes as early as possible. This tip explains how and why.
Using Moldex3D with Creo Parametric Using Moldex3D with Creo Parametric
By Moldex3D In this video tutorial users will learn how they can optimize and evaluate their parts for manufacturing to get the best results possible.
Five Cool Things in Creo Parametric Five Cool Things in Creo Parametric
By Steve Meyers, PTC A video demo on five time-saving features including a new ribbon user interface and sticky right-mouse-button menus.
Fundamentals of Joining and Patterning Fundamentals of Joining and Patterning
In this video tutorial on Creo Direct Modeling Express users will learn how to take advantage of joining and patterning.
Feature Operations and Family Tables Feature Operations and Family Tables
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial explains how Creo Parametric users can create feature operations and family tables.
Master the New Creo 2.0 Layout Module Master the New Creo 2.0 Layout Module
By Seth Tucker, PTC The Creo 2.0 Layout module uses a unique 2D drafting engine to help users annotate dimensions and import images.
Use Pickouts to Form Difficult Features Use Pickouts to Form Difficult Features
By Proto Labs By using pickouts designers can solve problems relating to the creation of undercuts.
Customize Your Geometry in Creo Direct Modeling Customize Your Geometry in Creo Direct Modeling
Creo Direct Modeling Express can help users quickly edit and make changes to their geometry.
Add Unified Views Add Unified Views
By Matt Stirland, PTC Unify your Creo Parametric 2.0 reps, orientations, styles, explodes, layers states and cross-sections into a single combination view.
Use Matched Mates to Lower Manufacturing Costs Use Matched Mates to Lower Manufacturing Costs
By Proto Labs By using two identical parts for mates users can reduce the amount of time and money they spend in the manufacturing phase.
Create a Gear Assembly Create a Gear Assembly
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources A video walk through on how users can create gear assembly in Creo Parametric.
Creo Shortucuts for Fast Viewing Creo Shortucuts for Fast Viewing
Creo Parametric has many shortcuts designed to help users quickly change their views.
Create Constraints with the Live Toolbar Create Constraints with the Live Toolbar
By Seth Tucker, PTC Create components in Creo Direct by using the live tool bar.
Positioning Pins to Minimize Effect on Your Parts Positioning Pins to Minimize Effect on Your Parts
By Proto Labs Protomold determines pin placement, customers get to sign off on pin locations before an order is finalized.
Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 7 Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 7
Part seven of this video tutorial series covers joining and patterning to help with the creation of a Verge and Foliot clock.
Lessons in Creo Parametric Lessons in Creo Parametric
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This lesson will introduce you to the Creo Parametric working environment.
Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 6 Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 6
Part six of this video tutorial series covers joining and patterning to help with the creation of a Verge and Foliot clock.
Add Textures to Your Parts Add Textures to Your Parts
Adding surfaces to a part can increase its versatility by improving grip, or hiding fingerprints or facilitating paint adhesion and more.
Create a Spark Gap Create a Spark Gap
By Steve Meyers, PTC Add a spark gap to your manufacturing applications.
Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 5 Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 5
Part five of this video tutorial series covers joining and patterning to help with the creation of a Verge and Foliot clock.
Use Bumps to Prevent Part Wear and Tear Use Bumps to Prevent Part Wear and Tear
By Proto Labs Bumps are a handy design feature that allows part makers to reduce any excess wear and tear that might occur during the creation process.
Creating Angle Arms in Wildfire 5.0 Creating Angle Arms in Wildfire 5.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tutorial users learn how to create an angle arm in Wildfire 5.0.
Create a Curve on the Fly Create a Curve on the Fly
By Steve Meyers, PTC For Creo users without enough boundaries creating a curve is often a necessity.
Get the Most from Creo View and PDMLink Get the Most from Creo View and PDMLink
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC Many users do not realize how they can take advantage of the connection between Creo View and PDMLink.
Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 4 Creo Direct Modeling Clock Demo Part 4
Part four of this video tutorial series covers joining and patterning to help with the creation of a Verge and Foliot clock.
Guide Brackets in Wildfire 5.0 Guide Brackets in Wildfire 5.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Create and modify a guide block in Wildfire 5.0.
Create a Helical Pattern in Three Minutes Create a Helical Pattern in Three Minutes
By Steve Meyers, PTC This video tutorial walks users through the process of creating a helical pattern in Creo Parametric in just three minutes.
Making a Pendulum Making a Pendulum
In part three of this tutorial series on using Creo Direct Modeling to create a Verge and Foliot clock, users learn to create a pendulum.
Learn to Create and Modify a T-Block Design Learn to Create and Modify a T-Block Design
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This video tutorial will help users learn how to a modify a T-block design in Wildfire 5.0.
Embedding Objects To and From Windows Embedding Objects To and From Windows
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC Use this tip to enhance Windows documents in Creo Elements/Direct Drafting 17.0.
Creating a Gear or Wheel Using Escapements Creating a Gear or Wheel Using Escapements
In part two of this tutorial series on using Creo Direct Modeling to create a Verge and Foliot clock, users learn to create an escapement.
Create an Angle Block Extrusion Create an Angle Block Extrusion
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This project tutorial will walk users through the basics of creating an angle block extrusion in Wildfire 5.0.
Using Circular Sketch Patterns to Create a Gear or Wheel Using Circular Sketch Patterns to Create a Gear or Wheel
This Creo Direct Modeling exercise covers the process of using a circular sketch pattern and circular feature pattern to create a gear or wheel.
Lesson 18: Drafts, Suppress and Text Extrusions Lesson 18: Drafts, Suppress and Text Extrusions
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Lesson 18 in this tutorial series on Wildfire covers drafts, suppress and text extrusions.
Automate Difficult Tasks with PTC Integrity Automate Difficult Tasks with PTC Integrity
By PTC This video demonstrates how PTC's Integrity product can integrate with Jenkins CI and automate a variety of difficult tasks.
Getting the Hang of Torodial Blending Getting the Hang of Torodial Blending
By Madhav Das, CAD Quiver This tutorial walks users through the process of using toroidal blending to create a tire.
Create a Part from a Set of Drawings Create a Part from a Set of Drawings
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Learn how to create a part with only a series of drawings to work from.
Add GD&T Information Using Texts in Note Add GD&T Information Using Texts in Note
By Madhav Das, CAD Quiver If you want to add your Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing data using the Note feature this tip can help.
Take the Stress out of Patterning Geometry Take the Stress out of Patterning Geometry
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC Creo Parametric 5.0 features an easier way to pattern geometry that improves model flexibility and reduces feature count.
The Fundamentals of Annotation Creation The Fundamentals of Annotation Creation
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In lesson 16 Wildfire 5.0 users learn how to create helical sweeps and one of the most important features, adding annotations.
Master the Relations Editor Master the Relations Editor
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC Develop an understanding of how the Relations Editor helps users write user-defined equations between symbolic dimensions and parameters.
Sweep Fundamentals Sweep Fundamentals
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Create and edit sweeps in Wildfire 5.0.
The Fundamentals of Sweep and Normal Trajectories The Fundamentals of Sweep and Normal Trajectories
By Madhav Das, CAD Quiver For individuals working with plastic parts this tip will help them when they need to maintain every feature in a pull or draft direction.
Error-Free Data Imports in Creo Parametric Error-Free Data Imports in Creo Parametric
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC Eliminate the headaches associated with importing STEP and IGES files in this handy tip.
Creating Blends Creating Blends
Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit's 14th lesson in his series on Wildfire 5.0 introduces readers to the concept of creating two planar regions joined together.
Optimize Your Manufacturing Document for Use with Weldments Optimize Your Manufacturing Document for Use with Weldments
By PTC While there are many ways to handle manufacturing data this tip will show users how to organize them so they are ready for their weldments.
Four Fundamental Aspects of Patterns in Wildfire 5.0 Four Fundamental Aspects of Patterns in Wildfire 5.0
Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Create four different pattern aspects that are used in part creation in a snap!
Ensure the Best Possible Gas and Liquid Measurements Ensure the Best Possible Gas and Liquid Measurements
By Thomas Devaraj PhD, Senior Application Specialist, PTC In this tip Mathcad users learn how to handle tricky measurements for gasses and liquids.
Learning to Create Drawings in Wildfire 5.0 Learning to Create Drawings in Wildfire 5.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources The second half of Lesson 12 moves on from creating assemblies and teaches Wildfire users how to create actual drawings.
Set Your Ideal Transparency Set Your Ideal Transparency
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC In this tip users learn how to configure the transparency in Creo Elements/Direct Modeling 18.0.
Foundations of Assembly Drawing Foundations of Assembly Drawing
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources This tutorial covers assembly drawings in Wildfire 5.0.
Configure Creo’s UI to Your Liking Configure Creo’s UI to Your Liking
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC In this tip users learn how to configure the new Creo Elements/Direct Drafting 18.0 user interface to meet their needs.
Detailing an Anchor Part Detailing an Anchor Part
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In part 11 of Gary Lamit's ongoing video tutorial series readers learn how to detail the anchor part created in Lesson 5.
A Fast Way to Create Boundary Surfaces in Creo Elements A Fast Way to Create Boundary Surfaces in Creo Elements
This video tip shows users how to create boundary surfaces even when they don't have enough boundaries available.
Quickly Switch Out Components in an Assembly Quickly Switch Out Components in an Assembly
From PTC Express In this tip users learn how the can easily replace one component for another in an assembly.
Drawing Fundamentals Drawing Fundamentals
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this tip readers learn the basics of how to create a CAD drawing in Wildfire 5.0.
Learn to Use the New Statistical Studies Functionality Learn to Use the New Statistical Studies Functionality
By Nancy E. Pardo, PTC In this tip Creo and Wildfire 5.0 users learn how to use a new capability in the behavior modeling functionality to execute statistical studies.
Create New Drawing Views Create New Drawing Views
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In lesson nine of Gary Lamit's ongoing series readers learn how to turn existing geometry into an exploded view.
Enhance Projects with Creo/Elements Direct Drafting Enhance Projects with Creo/Elements Direct Drafting
By Nancy E. Pardo , PTC Learn to use object linking to include your work from Creo/Elements into other projects.
Lessons in Wildfire 5.0 Lessons in Wildfire 5.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In the next tip in Gary Lamit's ongoing series users learn about the assembly mode.
Master the Field Point Tool Master the Field Point Tool
By PTC In this tip users learn how to take advantage of the often ignored field point tool.
Step-by-Step Instructions on How to Model a Clamp Arm Step-by-Step Instructions on How to Model a Clamp Arm
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tutorial from Gary Lamit users learn how to model a clamp arm using Wildfire 5.0.
Quickly Import Mathcad Data into Excel Quickly Import Mathcad Data into Excel
By PTC In this tip users learn the easiest way to import Mathcad data into Excel.
Learn to Use the Revolve Tool Learn to Use the Revolve Tool
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In the latest entry in his series of Wildfire 5.0 tutorials Gary Lamit explains how users can use the revolve tool to start making basic parts.
A Shortcut for Viewing Several Objects at Once
By Chad Powers, PTC Learn to use the clipboard to view a large collection of objects at once.
The Fundamentals of Datums and Layers The Fundamentals of Datums and Layers
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this week's tip Gary Lamit explains the basics of creating parts with datums and organizing them with layers.
Error-Proof STEP Conversions for Creo Elements/Pro Error-Proof STEP Conversions for Creo Elements/Pro
By PTC This tip will help walk Creo Elements/Pro users through the process of converting their files to the STEP format.
Learn Why Extrusions Are Important in Pro/E Learn Why Extrusions Are Important in Pro/E
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this tip readers learn how to create the most basic aspect of a Wildfire design, the extrusion.
Making BOM Ballons Appear as a Symbol Making BOM Ballons Appear as a Symbol
By PTC In this tip users of Creo/Elements learn how to change the BOM balloons from their default to a symbol.
Introduction to Feature and Engineering Tools Introduction to Feature and Engineering Tools
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit presents a video tip explaining how users can learn the basics of Feature and Engineering tools.
The Basics of Wildfire 5.0 Continued
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tip Gary Lamit continues to build on the groundwork for learning Wildfire 5.0.
Learn the Basics of Wildfire 5.0 Learn the Basics of Wildfire 5.0
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this video tip Gary Lamit lays out the groundwork for learning Wildfire 5.0.
Sheet Metal from Top to Bottom Sheet Metal from Top to Bottom
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition In this video tip users learn the top down solution for sheet metal designs.
Learn to Use Drawings to Convey Part Information Learn to Use Drawings to Convey Part Information
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this tutorial users learn to establish a drawing options file, create cross sections using datum planes and more.
A Tip for Creating Difficult Designs A Tip for Creating Difficult Designs
By Mirza Saqib Saeed, Aladdin Industries In this tip from a Pro/E Community subscriber, readers learn how to model complex 3D images in Wildfire 2.0.
Improve Your 3D PDFs Improve Your 3D PDFs
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this tip users learn how to create 3D PDFs that have a higher level of realism.
Use Simulation to Alleviate the Stress of Weldments Use Simulation to Alleviate the Stress of Weldments
In this tip Leo Greene explains how users can take advantage of simulation tools to catch potential problems early in the design phase.
A Mathcad Animation A Mathcad Animation
By Roger L. Mansfield, Astronomical Data Service Learn how to visualize a cycloid of several particles in Mathcad in this helpful tip featured in PTC's most recent newsletter.
Customize Report Balloons in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 5.0 Customize Report Balloons in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 5.0
By PTC In this tip users learn how to customize BOM symbols in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 5.0.
The Secrets of Surface Modeling Revealed The Secrets of Surface Modeling Revealed
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition Leo Greene presents the second part in his series on the basics of surface modeling.
Visualize and Understand your Models Visualize and Understand your Models
By PTC Express In this tip users learn how to use sectioning to get a better look at how their model looks.
No More Cycling Through Windows No More Cycling Through Windows
By Lance Lie, Raytheon This tip shows users how to add an icon to eliminate selecting windows from the the "File" menu.
The New Wildfire 5.0 Interface The New Wildfire 5.0 Interface
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Establish a Drawing Options file to use when detailing, identify the need for views to clarify interior features and more in this tutorial.
Build a Sprocket in No Time Build a Sprocket in No Time
By ProEMaher This video tutorial will show Wildfire users how to make a sprocket in less than five minutes.
Handling Sheet Metal, From Beginning to End Handling Sheet Metal, From Beginning to End
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition In this video tutorial Leo Greene explains how to work in Wildfire using a top down approach.
Learn the Basics of Surface Modeling Learn the Basics of Surface Modeling
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition In this tutorial Leo Greene of E-Cognition lays out the fundamentals of surface modeling.
Patterns 3 Patterns 3
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources In this latest tip from Gary Lamit, users learn how to convert solid parts into sheet metal parts.
Speed Up Regeneration Time in Pro/ENGINEER Speed Up Regeneration Time in Pro/ENGINEER
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition Learn how to take advantage of Turbo Patterns in this tip.
Creating a Spinal Bend
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition Learn how to make a spinal bend in Pro/Engineer in this video tutorial.
Patterns 2: Axial Pattern Patterns 2: Axial Pattern
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit explains how to create a filter axial pattern part model.
Creating Sprocket Mechanisms with Pro/E WildFire Creating Sprocket Mechanisms with Pro/E WildFire
By ProE Gurus Use this tutorial to learn how to create a sprocket chain in Wildfire.
Create Boundary Blend Surface with Inner Boundaries Create Boundary Blend Surface with Inner Boundaries
By ProENGINEER Tips Learn how to create a boundary blend surface from 4 boundaries and 2 inner curves in Pro/ENGINEER.
Use the Import From Spreadsheet Action in Windchill PDMLink Use the Import From Spreadsheet Action in Windchill PDMLink
By PTC Learn to create many parts and associated BOMS quickly in this tip.
Patterns 1: Using the Fill Pattern Option Patterns 1: Using the Fill Pattern Option
By Gary Lamit, CAD-Resources Gary Lamit explains how users can use patterns as a quick way to reproduce a feature or component.
Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire Reference Pattern Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire Reference Pattern
By Pro/ENGINEER Tips This tutorial shows you the Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire reference type pattern tool and the requirements to get it working.
Datum Graphs Datum Graphs
By Leo Greene, E-Cognition Learn to take advantage of Datum Graphs in this video tip.
Notes Wiki Can Improve Design and Reuse  Notes Wiki Can Improve Design and Reuse
By PTC Learn to use Notes Wiki to improve design and reuse.
Using the Global Reference Viewer Using the Global Reference Viewer
By PTC Wildfire 4.0 saw updates to resolving modeling issues that negatively impact assembly performance; mainly external and circular references.
Flexible Component Capability in Pro/ENGINEER Flexible Component Capability in Pro/ENGINEER
By David Butz, Theta Design Here is a Pro/E technique to allow assemblies of several 180 degree flat arc segments for depiction of springs in action.
Need Help Creating a Volume Analysis Feature? Need Help Creating a Volume Analysis Feature?
By PTC A tip on how to take advantage of the often-overlooked Volume Analysis Feature in Pro/Engineer.
Standard Hole Notes in Pro/E Standard Hole Notes in Pro/E
By Viral Tilva In this tip Viral Tilva discusses how to create standard hole notes using company standards.
Revaulting in Windchill 9.0 Revaulting in Windchill 9.0
By Sconce Solutions Sconce Solutions provides a more complex tech tip for revaulting in Windchill 9.0.
Setting Opening Screen to Homepage Setting Opening Screen to Homepage
By Sconce Solutions Here's a Windchill 9.0 tip that will help you set the opening screen as the homepage, saving time when opening the program.
Wildfire 4.0 Tutorial on 3D Annotation Feature by Gary Lamit Wildfire 4.0 Tutorial on 3D Annotation Feature by Gary Lamit
By Louis Gary Lamit, CAD Resources Gary Lamit shares a step-by-step tutorial on the 3D Annotation feature in Wildfire 4.0.
Top 10 Common Mistakes in Rapid Prototyping Top 10 Common Mistakes in Rapid Prototyping
By Quickparts Get solutions to common rapid prototyping design mistakes.
Pro/E Tip - Reference Replacing in a Sketch Pro/E Tip - Reference Replacing in a Sketch
By Sampreet Arakeri Whenever it is required to change, edit or delete parent entity, this tip will be very useful.
Build a 3D Parametric Model Build a 3D Parametric Model
By Louis Gary Lamit Part Two, on how to build a parametric model in Wildfire 3.0.
Build a 3D Parametric Model Build a 3D Parametric Model
By Louis Gary Lamit Part One, on how to build a parametric model in Wildfire 3.0.
Another Handy tip from Louis Gary Lamit Another Handy tip from Louis Gary Lamit
By Louis Gary Lamit In his latest entry, Louis Gary Lamit shows users how to create a 3D CAD parametric model.
Wildfire 3.0 and your Mouse Wildfire 3.0 and your Mouse
By Louis Gary Lamit In another handy tip Louis Gary Lamit shows you how to take advantage of mouse functionality in Wildfire 3.0.