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Creo 6.0 is HERE! Creo 6.0 is HERE!
Press Release Issued by PTC
Creo 6.0 features enhanced capabilities in the areas of Real-Time Simulation, Augmented Reality, and Additive Manufacturing.
XPRIZE Founder Peter Diamandis to Keynote LiveWorx XPRIZE Founder Peter Diamandis to Keynote LiveWorx
Press Release Issued by PTC
The keynote speakers have been announced for LiveWorx, taking place in Boston, June 10-13. See the full lineup, including XPRIZE founder.
Creo Simulation Live Now Available Creo Simulation Live Now Available
Press Release Issued by PTC
The solution combines PTC's and ANSYS' capabilities in design and simulation, bringing real-time simulation directly into the design environment.
PTC's FactoryTalk Adopted by a Dozen Manufacturers PTC's FactoryTalk Adopted by a Dozen Manufacturers
Press Release Issued by PTC
PTC FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, is a joint solution offering from PTC and Rockwell Automation. Catch a demo at PTC LiveWorx.
Try It Now! Creo Simulation Live Early Access Try It Now! Creo Simulation Live Early Access
Announcement by PTC
Through a partnership with ANSYS, PTC Creo Simulation Live is a simulation solution that provides real-time FEA feedback as users design.
Industry News
Aras Expands Partnership with MSC Software Aras Expands Partnership with MSC Software
Press Release Issued by Aras
Aras will offer connectors to MSC's simulation software, enabling Simulation Process and Data Management (SPDM) across the enterprise.
Stratasys Aims to Transform Industrial-Grade 3D Printing Stratasys Aims to Transform Industrial-Grade 3D Printing

According to Stratasys, the F120 3D printer makes complex and functional parts up to 3X faster than competitive solutions.
Introducing the Form 3 and Form 3L 3D Printers Introducing the Form 3 and Form 3L 3D Printers
Press Release Issued by Formlabs
Formlabs introduced the Form 3 desktop 3D printer and the Form 3L, a large format resin 3D printer, both available for pre-order.
CONTACT Software and PROSTEP Cooperate on Collaboration CONTACT Software and PROSTEP Cooperate on Collaboration
Press Release Issued by PROSTEP and Contact Software
CONTACT Software and PROSTEP are using their skills in IT, processes and methods in order to offer suitable solutions for collaboration scenarios.
Cortona3D Releases Rapidauthor 11.1 Cortona3D Releases Rapidauthor 11.1
Press Release Issued by Cortona3D
The authoring software includes updates to Rapid Author Teamcenter, and now supports Solid Edge 2019, SOLIDORKS 2019, and Autodesk Inventor 2019.
PTC Partners
Workgroup Manager for ZWCAD and Windchill
Press Release Issued by Meta Meta Technology
Meta Meta Technology's Workgroup Manager for ZWCAD provides bi-directional communication between ZWCAD DWG files and Windchill.
ITI Acquires Data Management Company MechWorks ITI Acquires Data Management Company MechWorks
Press Release Issued by ITI
MechWorks PDM supports Inventor, SOLIDWORKS, Solid Edge; and offers Teamcenter integration for Inventor, SOLIDWORKS Creo, and AutoCAD.
Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny
Press Release Issued by Lenovo
The company says it's the world's smallest workstation with ISV certification. It's available now for $799.
3D Systems to Use ThingWorx for Connected 3D Printers 3D Systems to Use ThingWorx for Connected 3D Printers
Press Release Issued by PTC
3D Systems plans to embed ThingWorx IoT platform into its 3D printers, enabling intelligent monitoring and remote service and maintenance.
PTC Expands IoT Partnerships PTC Expands IoT Partnerships
Press Release Issued by PTC
PTC recently announced a number of new internet of things (IoT) partnerships, including Deloitte Digital, ViziApps and BETSOL.
User News
CIMC Selects ThingWorx for Smart Manufacturing CIMC Selects ThingWorx for Smart Manufacturing
Press Release Issued by PTC
China International Marine Containers (CIMC) plans to use PTC's ThingWorx for predictive maintenance to reduce energy consumption and system downtime.
ZF Friedrichshafen AG Chooses PTC for Digital Journey ZF Friedrichshafen AG Chooses PTC for Digital Journey
Press Release Issued by PTC
The German automotive supplier will implement Windchill, PTC Integrity ALM and ThingWorx IoT. Plus, check out their concept car from NAIAS.
STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time STAMOD Takes World Record for Engineering Design Time
Press Release Issued by STAMOD Engineering
The engineering consultancy firm specializes in rapid tooling, simulation, legacy data, and new product design (NPD), using a variety of CAD tools.
Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration Minerva Partners with Saab for Aras Integration
Press Release by Aras
Aras will be used to strengthen the PLM capabilities of the Gripen aircraft, a smart fighter system.
BAE Systems Sweden Standardizes on Aras PLM Platform BAE Systems Sweden Standardizes on Aras PLM Platform
Press Release Issued by Aras
BAE Systems Sweden, a manufacturer of weapons systems and military vehicles, has selected Aras Innovator as the new common PLM platform.
Q & A
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Problem Running Creo on Larger PC (HP EliteBook 850)
I have been running Creo Elements/direct Modeling on an old HP EliteBook 840. After I got a new and larger PC (HP EliteBook 850 G5)…
How to Handle Drawing Revisions
I have been taught from the beginning of my career in drafting and design that there are certain letters that should not be used when…
How to Split Surfaces in Creo FMX
With the release of Creo 4, you can now split part of a surface away from the original part in Creo Flexible Modeling Extension (FMX).…
Multi-Echelon Optimization in Servigistics
Service parts planners often stock inventory based on each location’s target fill rate. Applying this approach can quickly lead to excess inventory with little effect…
Do your tolerances meet ASME standards?
"Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) is a symbolic language used to communicate design specifications. GD&T can speed up processes and reduce errors... In Creo, tolerances are…
Disable Geometry Highlighting
How do I turn off the highlights on my geometry? Source: MCADCentral…
Weight Error
When I calculate the weight for my drawing I receive an error. Is there a way to fix this? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
Display One or Two Models
Is there a way to change the display mode of one or two models so that the lines display individually? Source: PTC/User…