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Simple Part File Password with NX 12

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Previous UI improvement series:  Multiple Display PartsNew GesturesTable Editor Find and Filter Enhancement3D Box Selection, New System Studio Materials and Scenes


A highly addressed concern in previous versions of NX was the security surrounding supplier collaboration. To address this issue, NX 12 now features the ability for a simple part file password. This provides the ability to protect parts with passwords.

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Here are some capabilities and restrictions associated with part passwords:


  • Apply different levels of access to each part file
  • Password safe to store and apply saved passwords
  • Customer Default to control site access
  • Private/Public Key option for recovering passwords at users site
  • Passwords removed when importing to Teamcenter, admin password required
  • Translators, command line utilities, and batch mode operations NOT supported

 NX Help Documentation - Protecting part files with passwords