Yes, the Creo View Adapters are capable of generating these additional files for Inventor during publishing. See page 415 of this document:
We are currently implementing the STEP file publishing as indicated in this thread.
However on Internet Explorer 11, the file doesn't download, but a window full of text does! (See attached)
It works fine in Chrome and Firefox, but IE is what our IT dept supports for all our users. Any ideas?
This is a cloud installation.
Windchill 11.0 M030 CPS08, WGM 11.0 M030
Inventor Pro 2017, Windows 10
IE Version: 11.909.15063.0
Update Versions: 11.0.51 (KB4074736)
You either have the fie association for step files associated with IE or (more likely) you have the default download option in IE set to open by default. To change:
That's exactly right. IE was opening the STEP file, thanks @Chris3!
Here's the fine tuning for Windows 10. However for me the easiest was to browse to a step file in my computer, right click on it > Open With, and set the default program.