|Welcome to the Assembly Design User's Guide. This guide helps you to become quickly familiar with the product.|
|This overview provides the following information:|
the design of assemblies with an intuitive and flexible user interface.
As a scalable workbench, Assembly Design can be cooperatively used with
other current companion products such as Part Design and Generative
The Assembly Design User's Guide has been designed to show you how to create an assembly starting from scratch. This guide aims at illustrating the several stages of creation you may encounter.
|Before reading this guide, you should be familiar with basic CATIA Version 5
concepts such as Document Windows, Standard and View toolbars. Therefore,
we recommend you to refer the Infrastructure User's Guide
that describes generic capabilities common to all CATIA Version 5 products. It
also describes the general layout of CATIA Version 5 and the interoperability between
You may also like to read the following complementary product guides, for which the appropriate license is required:
|To get the most out of this guide, we suggest that you start reading
and performing the step-by-step Getting Started
Once you have finished, you should move on to the User Tasks section, which deals with handling all the product functions.
Navigating in the Split View mode is recommended. This mode offers a framed layout allowing direct access from the table of contents to the information.
|To perform the scenarios, sample documents are provided all along this documentation. For more information about this, refer to Accessing Sample Documents in the Infrastructure User's Guide.|