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Winchill 11.0 with Solidworks question. automatically attach .PDF file to drawing file and .STEP file to part file every time a drawing or part is checked in?

Question asked by Joshua Green on Jul 12, 2018
Latest reply on Jul 12, 2018 by Steve Calvert

I using Windchill WGM 11.0 with Solidworks.

 

I am required to attach a .pdf file of a drawing to the .SLDDRW file.

I am also required to attach a .STEP file to the part's .SLDPRT file.

 

These things are done so that someone without Solidworks can still look at the model/drawing.

 

For now I must manually go into the part, save it as a .STEP file, manually go into the drawing and save the .PDF.  Then I must manually attach these to their appropriate file in Windchill.

 

I was wondering if there was a way in Windchill that I could have these .STEP and .pdf files automatically saved, and then attached when I check in a part or drawing to Windchill.

 

Thank you for your help.

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