Starting in Creo Parametric 4.0, when using an object/action workflow, you can use 2D box selection in combination with the selection filter settings to select only items of the same type related to the active filter. In the latest versions of Creo Parametric, the 2D box selection method is an effective alternative to individual selection methods, unless the intent-based selection method is recommended. Learn more in this short, informative video.
Creo Parametric Tip: Ruled Based Chain Selection
When creating or editing features using Creo Parametric, you may need to select a chain of edges or curves ...
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Updating Legacy Datums to Datum Feature Symbols in Creo Parametric 4.0+
By Scott Hendren If you are new to Creo Parametric 4.0, and have started working with drawings or the Model Based Definition (MBD) annotation tools, you may be asking, “What is going on with Set...
Creo Parametric Tip: How to use Pick From List to Select Entities
By Natasha Reaves When using Creo Parametric, it is recommended that you review a list of all of the entities that can be queried based on where the cursor is located. One way to query items is to...
Creo Parametric Tip: How to Convert a Diameter Dimension to a Linear Dimension in a Drawing
By Natasha Reaves When detailing a Creo drawing, you can convert a diameter dimension to a linear dimension or convert a linear dimension that denotes diameter of geometry to a diameter dimension....
Creo Parametric Tip: Ruled Based Chain Selection
When creating or editing features using Creo Parametric, you may need to select a chain of edges or curves that are related either by tangency or a common vertex. Join Rand 3D Technical Trainer, Natas
Creo Parametric Tip: Using CTRL and SHIFT Keys to Select Entities
In Creo Parametric, you can use the CTRL and SHIFT keys in the same way you would with a Microsoft Office application, such as Word. • In the main graphics window or the model tree, you can press and
Creo Parametric Tip: Pick From List Selection
When using Creo Parametric, it is recommended that you review a list of all of the entities that can be queried based on where the cursor is located. One way to query items is to use the Next and Prev
Creo Parametric Tip: How to Convert Diameter Dimensions to Linear Dimensions
When detailing a Creo drawing, you can convert a diameter dimension to a linear dimension or convert a linear dimension that denotes diameter of geometry to a diameter dimension. Step 1. Select the
20 Practical Tips & Tricks for Creo Users
Get great tips and tricks on working with Creo everyday from our experts. Tips include: creating pattern tables using Excel, Spinal Bend, How to Scale Your Model, and more.
What’s new in Creo Parametric 5.0: Automatic Simplified Representations
By Natasha Reaves In Creo Parametric 5.0, simplified representations have been enhanced by reducing the multiple predefined representations down to the Automatic Representation. In an Automatic...
Creo Parametric 5.0 Tip- Information About Material Parameters
By Natasha Reaves In Creo Parametric, you can create and modify material data using the Materials and Material Definition dialog boxes, which are shown here respectively. Material data can be...
Creo Parametric Tip: Settings that Change How Assembly Constraints are Applied by Default
By Natasha Reaves When the assembly constraint type is set to Automatic, Creo creates constraints based on what geometry you choose and their relative locations and values of thresholds set in the...
Tips for Implementing MBD with Creo Parametric
By Scott Hendren You can loosely define MBD as the integration of Product and Manufacturing Information (PMI), which can include dimensions, tolerances, notes, surface finishes and so on, directly...
Creo Parametric Tip: The Setting that Prevents Sketcher from Zooming Out When You Rotate the Sketch
By Natasha Reaves One of my students recently asked me about this topic in the Creo class I was teaching, so i wanted to share with everyone in case it can help someone else! If every time when...
Creo Tip: The Difference between Merge/Inheritance and Copy Geometry Features
By Natasha Reaves Both Merge/ Inheritance and Copy Geometry options are located in the Get Data Group in the Model Tab. The Merge/Inheritance feature is the way you incorporate one complete solid...
Creo Parametric Tip: About Flexible Components
By Natasha Reaves A flexible component is defined as a part that is displayed in different geometric representations and can be included in an assembly in its various states. With flexible...
Leaf Spring Sketch in Creo
By Nate Frazee When modeling a leaf spring, the length of the spring stays constant, while the radius changes size based on the amount of compression. This design intent can be captured in the...
Creo Parametric 3.0 Tip - How to Convert a Real Number Parameter to an Integer
By: Tyler Griffin First, go to Tools>Parameters and create your real number parameter and your integer parameter. Click on the + to create a new parameter and click on the drop down menu in the...
Customizing the Navigator Panel
www.Rand3D.com Watch this short 5 minute video on how to create a separate layer tree and detach the model tree in Creo Parametric. This video clip is from Rand 3D's online learning portal, Product
Using No Resolve Mode in Creo Parametric 2.0
In this short video, hear from Rand 3D's John Carlson as he teaches how to resolve failed features in Creo 2.0. John compares how Creo 2.0 handles failures to the old Resolve Mode found in previous v
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