Tutorial: How to use Creo Simulate Lite in PTC Creo and show design intent

Here is the short tutorial for you

  1. Step 1:

    Create your model (200 surfaces max.)

  2. Step 2:

    Select Application >> Simulate

  3. Step 3:

    System open the Process Guide window for you - click Next>> (button)

  4. Step 4:

    In Process Guide window select assign (do you need to assign Material for your model)
    Then select Next>> (button)

  5. Step 5:

    Now do you need to set the constraints for model - select constraints In Process Guide window
    You can set Displacement constraint or ...

  6. Step 6:

    ... Planar constraint or ..

  7. Step 7:

    ... Pin constraint or ..

  8. Step 8:

    ... Ball constraint
    for continue select Next>> (button)

  9. Step 9:

    Now set Loads
    Note: in Creo Simulate Lite you can set Force Load - it is not possible set Moments

    for continue select Next>> (button)

  10. Step 10:

    Click this link to RUN an analysis

  11. Step 11:

    System open the Diagnostic window for you. Select Next>> (button)

  12. Step 12:

    View results of the analysis - click results link

  13. Step 13:

    System open the Creo Simulate Results window for you (you can save this analysis, print, etc.)