Below are the commands/ syntaxes that control the behavior of the ProE/ Creo drawing. It has a .dtl extension and can be opened and edited using any standard text editor like notepad. The explanations of these commands can be found on the other pages of this website. You can also use the Google search box to find the help topic.
To know how to change the value of these commands see Modifying drawing options.
Specifies the location of the GTOL feature control frame when it is attached to the dimension that contains additional text.
Sets the display style of profile GTOLS as per the ASME Y14.41 standard.
Controls the display of trailing and leading zeroes in GTOLS.
Controls the set datum’s display according to ISO standards.
Controls the display of datum triangles in drawings. i.e. Open or filled triangle.
Controls the alignment of the control frame compartments for stacked/ composite geometric tolerances.
With this setting “ON”, repeat region tables automatically adjusts the width to to fit the text.
Controls the display of dimensions in Pro/REPORT repeat regions.
Sets the default attachment type for unmodified/ newly created BOM balloons.
Sets the default leader head arrow type of BOM balloons attached to Edges.
Specifies whether snap lines are created around the views when showing BOM balloons.
Specifies the distance between successive offset lines when BOM balloons are displayed in a staggered manner.
Sets the default leader head arrow type of BOM balloons attached to surfaces.
Specifies the default offset distance of BOM balloons from respective view boundaries.
Sets the default type of BOM balloon. i.e. Simple or with quantity. Does not affect existing balloons.
Specifies the default width of the columns of a table.
Specifies the default number of columns for a new drawing table.
Specifies the default height of the rows of a table.
Specifies the default number of rows for a new drawing table.
Sets the default minimum distance between BOM balloons.
Controls the number of digits of values that are displayed in two dimensional repeat regions.
Determines the text displayed in reference BOM balloons.
Controls the display of negative values in drawing tables for features/items with negative values in Family Table.
Controls the display of reaper regions cells that contain zero quantity.
Model layer status is applied to the whole drawing if this option is set to “NO”. Individual view layer status can not be controlled in this setting.
On/ off the display of circle around the model grid text.
Determines the size of the model grid balloon.
Sets the prefix ( – or *) for negative values shown in model grid balloons.
Sets the default decimal places for the model grid value.
Sets the default offset of new model grid balloons in drawing views.