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Save As Product Families

Save As Product Families

1. Describe your environment: What is your industry? What is your role in your organization? Describe your stakeholders.

Industry: Special machine construction

 

My Role: PLM Consultant

 

Stakeholders: Mechanical Engineering


2. What version of Windchill are you currently running?

  • 12.0.2.8


3. Describe the problem you are trying to solve. Please include detailed documentation such as screenshots, images or video.

  • My users want to do a "Save As" of a productfamily containing all family members
  • Currently the Save Action is not available for product family an all contained subtypes (Product Model Group, Product Model)


4. What is the use case for your organization?

  • Product families are used for structuring our product portfolio
  • We have the internal agreement that each configurable product has its own product family
  • The configurable products are structured into a product line the structure of the product families within is nearly the same
  • The users needs the possibility creating product families based on a template


5. What business value would your suggestion represent for your organization?

  • Massive time and cost reduction one product family contains often more than 500 objects.
1 Comment
olivierlp
Community Manager
Status changed to: Acknowledged

Thank you @BaumgartlK for your idea. Based on the information you provided, we are acknowledging it as the Community management team. This is not a commitment from the Product team. Other users may comment and vote your idea up.