||This section describes how to open a drawing or product
exactly as it was released with all the references revisions at the time of
- If you are trying to open the document just for printing or viewing,
i.e., not for referencing in other documents or for editing, using the
Viewer is recommended rather then retrieving all the referenced
- If you need to open the document in a full CATIA session, use
View Temporary Copy.
Using View Temporary Copy will copy your design with all
references to a temporary user location. Each revision will be copied to a
different location, so one revision will not override its previous
- When working in the user working directory, do not use files from the
temporary directory. If you do so, you will not be able to perform
SmarTeam operations such SmarTeam save or check in.
- Use the SmarTeam File Explorer to clean up temporary folders.