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Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

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rcordova
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Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

In previous Creo versions there was a cutom trajectory button that is no longer visible in Creo 3.0.  We use custom trajectory with curves to drive toolpath and take multiple depths of cuts.


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Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Ok folks I found the solution at PTC tech support.

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Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

I hadn't heard of this, but this would be a lethal reason for us to never switch up to Creo 3. I use custom trajectories driven along surfaces for at least 70% of the parts we do. And even for roughing out contoured parts, it's the most efficient way I've found to do some things.

I can't imagine this, the most powerful toolpath available (albeit requiring more work to define) being eliminated, but then again...

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

We use it a lot too!

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Its described in the Help Center: Creo Parametric Help Center

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

So, this looks like the same set of clicks I currently make in Creo 2.0. Maybe the original poster had something wrong with their ribbon buttons? We haven't moved to Creo 3.0, so I'm not familiar with the layout and how much it differs from 2.0.

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

I went to help center and see the words "custom trajectory" next to a button symbol but I'm not able to find button to add to my ribbon.

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Hello Rick Cordova

when the "icon" had not be placed in any of your ribbons, than search tool doesn´t work. Try use following method to make you sure, that desired icon is still present in Creo version you are using.

1. Go to "ribbons edit mode"

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2. Search for desired icon/function and add it to desired ribbon

02.jpg

Hope you will find what you want...

Regards

Milan Bonka

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Milan, great Illustration, however this method still does not show "custom trajectory" button that the help center talks about.

Thank you.

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Ok folks I found the solution at PTC tech support.

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Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Great!!!

Mark your asnwer CORRECT in order to help others in future...

Regards

Milan

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

Thank you for asking for this action Milan - marking answers correct makes the information easy to find.

Best,

Toby

Re: Where is Custom Trajectory in Creo 3.0?

hi

You must add config.pro option: classic_milling yes

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