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CTB printing styles are not visible in Draftsight

If somebody has a problem with printing in Draftsight using *.ctb printing files,  the reason is that possibly your Draftsight is looking for *.stb files rather than *.ctb.

If this is a case, please open a new file from the template, type: convertpstyles, press ok, then all our ctb printing styles should be visible. Than you can save your template with the new settings.

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How to rename Creo checked in file in the Windchill

How to rename Creo checked in file in the Windchill:

In the Windchill look for the incorrectly named file:

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Then click the “i” icon:

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If you follow steps from this guide, the small file cabinet icon should be already pressed and you need just to press “Rename”. If you try to do the same through the Workspace (which is another way to do it), you need to change the icon from a desk symbol, to the file cabinet symbol. This will activate”Rename” option under the Actions drop down menu: Continue reading How to rename Creo checked in file in the Windchill

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How to type special symbols in PTC Creo text editor

When you need to type any special symbol (like a micron in this example) you have to keep your numerical keyboard turned on and  then holding down the left ALT key and enter the number on the numeric keypad as shown below:

for α 224
for ß 225
for Γ 226
for π 227
for Σ 228 Continue reading How to type special symbols in PTC Creo text editor

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