With Active Workspace, you can provide company-wide all data from your PLM system via a new Teamcenter client. Active Workspace helps you make smarter decisions, taking into account all necessary information, faster and easier than ever before.

In this article we will present the enhancements in Teamcenter Active Workspace 3.1.


Learn more about the enhancements in Teamcenter Active Workspace 3.1 by clicking on the following areas:

 

 


  • Updated styling and icons
    • Uses common icons for common actions to reduce proliferation of icons and inconsistencies -
    • Scaled Vector Graphics (SVG) are clear at any resolution or magnification -
    • Aligns with Siemens PLM product portfolio theme like NX
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  • Images shown as large tiles for visual review and browsing
  • Drag & drop
    • Drag files from the OS/desktop to upload
    • Drag files to the OS/desktop to download
    • Drag objects onto objects to create relationships
    • Supports single and multi-select
    • allow users to change the relation type after creation

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Work across browsers to efficiently manipulate information:

  • Open selected object in new tab or window
  • Copy and paste across browser windows using common clipboard
  • Drag & Drop between browser windows

For example, search in one browser window and copy/paste or drag and drop to relate data in another browser window.

  • Change password

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  • Advanced online help with a powerful logical search index and filter
    • Links to Doc Center online (WebKey authentication required)
    • Customers can point the home tile to local help

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  • Global column configuration
    • System remembers the user’s column configuration (position, width, and which are displayed) across all properties for all objects as one big list
    • User can choose from all applicable properties to the objects in the results if desired (superset)
  • Range syntax and filters for strings and date ranges
    • Easily filter the list by typing in the filter box
    • Reduces the need to try to find a specific value in a long list

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  • Revision rule choice simplification
    • limit the revision rule choices shown in the global revision rule to simplify the user experience

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  • Declarative Client Definition
    • Add commands and configure visibility via BMIDE
    • Provide an easy way to hide commands in Active Workspace via Preference: AWC_HiddenCommands
    • Configure properties to present on the Save As dialog
    • Default Form rendering

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  • Extensions
    • Create links e.g. Polarion to external data using Linked Data Framework

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  • Widgets
    • Improved Arrays properties
    • Table properties (inline editing of table properties , sorting and column reordering, add and delete rows)

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  • Enables more advanced relation browsing capabilities such as context based filtering, better aligned layouts, the ability to fit the content  to the window, and saving / printing the display in a high quality output:
    • Better visual experience
    • Easy to Navigate
    • Easy to find objects quickly
    • Save relationship diagram as PDF to share, print, or archive

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