|Welcome to the Generative
Drafting User's Guide. This guide is intended for users who need
to become quickly familiar with the Generative Drafting Version 5
This overview provides the following information:
|Version 5 Generative Drafting
is a new generation product that provides users with powerful
functionalities to generate drawings from 3D parts and assembly
The Generative Drafting User's Guide has been designed to show you how to generate drawings of varying levels of complexity, as well as apply dimensions, annotations and dress-up elements to these drawing.
|Before reading this guide, you should be familiar with basic Version
5 concepts such as document windows, standard and view toolbars.
Therefore, we recommend that you read the Infrastructure User's
Guide that describes generic capabilities common to all Version 5
products. It also describes the general layout of V5 and the
interoperability between workbenches.
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 tutorial. This tutorial
will show you how to define a drawing sheet and create views from a 3D
Once you have finished, you should move on to the Basic Tasks section, which deals with handling drawings and sheets, creating and modifying views, generating dimensions, etc.
If you are an administrator, the Administration Tasks section is specifically aimed at you. You will see how to manage and customize generative view styles.
The Workbench Description section, which describes the Generative Drafting workbench, and the Customizing section, which explains how to customize the Generative Drafting workbench, will also certainly prove useful.
|To perform the scenarios, you will be using sample documents
contained in the