By default the Windchill CAD worker will attempt to publish all EPMDocuments regardless of whether the EPMDocument is a part, drawing, manufacturing assembly, skeleton, etc.
Due to the extensible nature of Windchill, you can control Continue reading
This morning brought a new challenge — creating a compressed zip file of a directory from within an existing Java program for archival purposes.
Rather than installing a 3rd party program like 7Zip, this code needed to be Continue reading
This is a coding technique that can help reduce the number of NullPointerExceptions that you need to deal with without resorting to checking for null Strings every time you compare literal values.
This is the way we’re taught to Continue reading
There are lots of websites that explain the pros and cons to using XML vs. JSON so I won’t go into that here. Rather, I’ll give a brief but complete example of how to Continue reading
PTC includes a useful shell script in the Windchill/bin folder named InfoReport.sh (Unix) or InfoReport.bat (Windows) that can be used to learn about the internal fields and methods of various Windchill objects.
The script uses introspection to interrogate a Java class and create a text file report containing Continue reading