Environment variables for configuration path

27 Sep. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Through the environment variable you can decide where the configuration path of the software is located. Alternatives are separated by a semicolon. With this you can create different configurations for different customers or projects and quickly access them within the options dialog.   Example of use In the following there is a snippet of the Creo […]

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31 Jul. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

We got the following question by a customer: He would like to create an assembly in the library. The assembly has standard parts which shouldn’t be copied and parts which should be copied. How can you avoid copying the standard parts if you want to reuse the assembly? If the custom connector/equipment element is an […]

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14 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

In some cases a simple electrode geometry can be extracted with just a few mouseclicks. For these cases, SMARTElectrode offers a quick function. After selection of the burn-faces select command “Add Smart Electrode” from the context menu: The software performs the necessary steps automatically: 1. Creating a new model from template. 2. Copying selected surfaces. […]

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14 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

This short guide explains how to create electrodes with surfaces in Creo Parametric using SMARTElectrode‌: # Description Selection Result 1. “Add” new electrode Select burn-faces and press Strg+c and Strg+v or press “CopyGeometry“. 2. Activate filter for boundary edges Select start and end of chain Convert to “Edge-Chain” in context menu Use “Extend in Direction” from context menu and […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

A customers question: Does anybody know how to eliminate the transparency on plates created in assembly definition? Within EMX options – Technology – Face color : I believe that this is the place to define the colors on the various plates. but I cannot set the transparency!… Where to do this?? My answer: If you […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Hello, due to a customers question I will explain how you can set up a custom Drop-Down selection in the BOM or in the Edit BOM Entry dialog. In some cases it makes sense to restrict the user to a list of given values when he is working with the EMX BOM. Use the EMX […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Hello EMX Users, A customers question: When we place a ejector, usually we trim it by molding surfaces. In BOM we have to show the trimmed length of the ejector. For example: Original Ord_number: Z41x12x200 Changed Ord_number: Z41x12x200 (189.90) Is it possible to somehow add the final length of the ejector to the Bom? I […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Another answer to a customers question: Ehen I place ejectors using EMX, the cut which is generated is always very close or coincident with the ejector shaft. See pic: This makes it difficult to add a champfer in the hole. I would like the distance from center of ejector to rotfix surface to be bigger. […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Hello EMX Users, here is my answer to a customers questions: “How or where to find the parameter that controls the automatic generated chamfer inside the assembly definition in EMX? I would like it to be visible always when i build up a moldbase using EMX.”   Here is the Answer to the question. Got […]

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09 Feb. 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Hello, a tiny blog entry for setting up color definitions for bores and holes in EMX. It is quite simple. Go to the EMX Options -> Technology Tab You will find 3 columns: Hole Color, Face Color, 2nd Hole Color In the rows different cutout UDFs are listed. In this example I have chosen 2 […]

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