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Components in PTC Creo View can be highlighted in a specific mode and in a specific color.

Part Highlighting Mode 

The two available highlight modes in PTC Creo View are Filled or Wireframe. These options are accessible through the Options menu as shown below.

To set the Part highlight mode, follow the steps below –

Step 1: Go to File -> Options

Step 2: Go to Global -> Navigation  -> Part Highlighting mode

Step 3: Choose Wireframe or Filled

Part highlighting mode UI1

The picture below shows Wireframe and Filled modes of the selected partsPart highlighting mode1

Changing Highlight Color

The highlight color for components/parts can be changed  through the following options –

1. Select highlight color

2. Secondary selection color

Part highlight color2


Applicability: PTC Creo View MCAD, PTC Creo View Lite, PTC Creo View Express

Last Updated: Jul 2013

Credits:  Dave McElfatrick


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