Pro/rNGINEER Wildfire Tips & Tutorial (Pro/E Wildfire 4.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 2.0 and 2001)

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire edge_display_quality config.pro option

  • Created on Tuesday, 25 September 2007 11:15
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire edge_display_quality config.pro option

Version: ProE 2001, Wildfire, Wildfire 1.0, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 4.0

Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire edge_display_quality config.pro option -low
edge_display_quality = Low

Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire edge_display_quality config.pro option - very high
edge_display_quality = Very High

edge_display_quality config.pro option controls the edge display quality for wireframe and hidden-line in Pro/E.

The values for edge_display_quality config.pro option are

Low - Decreases tessellation from normal
Medium * - Normal quality of edge display.
High - Increases tessellation by 2.
Very_high - Increases tessellation by 3.


* default value

Setting the value to Low will speed up the display but scarifying the display quality. Very High value gives you smooth edge but it consumes more graphic memories.

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: Pro/ENGINEER Widfire web_browser_homepage config.pro option

  • Created on Tuesday, 18 September 2007 10:28
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: Pro/ENGINEER Widfire web_browser_homepage config.pro option

Version: ProE Wildfire, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 4.0

web_browser_homepage config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire allows you to set the default web page of Pro/E browser home page. The default web page in Pro/E Wildfire is PTC - Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 2.0 User Tools .

You can change it to any other web site by putting the URL in the web_browser_homepage config.pro option’s value.

web_browser_homepage http://www.proengineertips.com

If internet connection is not available in the Pro/E workstation, you can set the value to any local page or a blank page to shorten the searching and loading time.

web_browser_homepage http://

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: sketcher_save_preview_image config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

  • Created on Thursday, 13 September 2007 07:53
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: sketcher_save_preview_image config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

Version: ProE 2001, Wildfire, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 4.0

sketcher_save_preview_image config.pro option allows you to save the ProE section files (.sec) with embedded image information which can be used for previewing in File/Open dialog. The default value for sketcher_save_preview_image config.pro option is no.

sketcher_save_preview_image


Yes – Preview image information embedded
No* – Preview image information not embedded

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: Reduce Pro/ENGINEER File Size by using the compress_output_files config.pro option

  • Created on Wednesday, 12 September 2007 11:42
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: Reduce Pro/ENGINEER File Size by using the compress_output_files config.pro option

Version: ProE 2001, Wildfire, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 4.0

compress_output_files config.pro option allows you to compress object files via the save command. ProE object files that supported the compression are ProE Part file (.prt), ProE Assembly file (.asm) and ProE Drawing file (.drw). The extension for the compress object files will remain after compression and it is fully compatible across systems.

compress_output_files


Yes - Saves object files in compressed format.
No - Saves object files in non compressed format.

Read more: TIPS: Reduce Pro/ENGINEER File Size by using the compress_output_files config.pro option

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: prompt_on_exit config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

  • Created on Friday, 07 September 2007 10:23
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: prompt_on_exit config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

Version: ProE 2001, Wildfire, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 4.0

prompt_on_exit config.pro option determines if you are prompted to save objects when exiting a Pro/ENGINEER session. The default value for prompt_on_exit config.pro option is no*. Change it to yes to get the prompt at the message area when exiting.

prompt_on_exit yes / no*

TIPS: prompt_on_exit config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire

class="gkFeaturedItemTitle" TIPS: preferred_save_asˍtype config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

  • Created on Thursday, 06 September 2007 12:38
  • Written by Administrator

TIPS: preferred_save_as_type config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER

Version: ProE 2001, Wildfire, Wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0, Wildfire 4.0

preferred_save_as_type config.pro option allows you to change the order of the “save a copy” dialog box dropdown menu in Pro/ENGINEER. The file type added in this config.pro option will be listed at the top of the list. So, it saves your time to scan through the long "save as copy" type list.

preferred_save_as_type STL
preferred_save_as_type STEP
preferred_save_as_type IGES

preferred_save_as_type config.pro option in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire

ProENGINEERtips.com is an independent website providing tips and tutorials for Pro/ENGINEER users.
ProENGINEER version covered: ProE 2001, Wildfire, wildfire 2.0, Wildfire 3.0 and Wildfire 4.0
Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire and Pro/INTRALINK are the registered trademark of PTC.
© 2006 - 2012 www.proengineertips.com

Top Desktop version


Deprecated: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/proe/public_html/libraries/joomla/filter/input.php on line 652

Deprecated: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home/proe/public_html/libraries/joomla/filter/input.php on line 654