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in general I do not see a way to achieve this, at least easy and without any manual work to do.
I even would like to go further.
I would not recommend to use a file name anyway.
File names can be so specific on the one side and can be so genereic on the other.
You should try to change to using properties instead.
A filename when using a PDM system will not matter at all.
The more managed You are working the more the filename itself goes into the backround while the metadata (what last not least will be our properties) gets in the foreground.
And if You have defined Your BOM to show a certain info (property) in a certain column, then this is the rule.
It doesn't make sense to have one single entry which should show another proeperty at this position.
This dilemma is the big issue for any setup of managed data.
What are our rules, how does our workflows work, which info do we need and which do we have?
Of course, You can change it manually and You can type any text into this cell, but what if somebody else has to use Your data, what if You will forgott that YOu have manual entries there.
What happens with the next release of this data, if nobody takes care for this manual change.
You see, there are a lot of conflicts and possible obsticles for future use of this data.
So I better would like to recommed, that You find out, what Your practical rules and workflows should be.
And then, if You know them, then use them, and to not override anything manually!
I know, it is not exactly what You wanted to hear, but it is a honest and whole-hearted opinion and recommendation.
I know, that as many people as You will ask this, as many answers You will recieve.
But IMHO there are those typical properties, which in most cases can and will be used for exactly those infos.
And this also has to do with that this properties are the standard file properties defined in Windows operating system.
And this will be Title, Subject, Company, Keywords, Category, ergo the standard Summary Properties of any file under Windows.
Besides these we have the CAD or better to say the Solid Edge specific properties like Document Number, Revision and Project Name.
If those will not be enough for defining all necessary proeprties, then You can add as many Custom Properties as You like or as You need.
Man may not forget to mention those Material associated proeprties like Material, Gauge, etc.
I personally prefer the default properties of Windows, but I know also a lot of people who only use their own Custom Properties.
The advantage of Custom Properties is, that You will not have any language problems, which often causes problems.
So I hope this helps
no this is not further correct in its totalness.
First I would like to emphase that a filename should not be that much important as it was a time ago.
Many, or better to say most PDM system uses an automatically created alphanumeric name as file name, but this doesn't matter, since most people will not se it anymore.
So my suggestion also will be to use the new (ST10) BiDM (BuildInDataManagment) System with automatically created filenames using the next free number with a given number symtax.
So to say, You only have to conentrate onto the Title as Your first - better to say - second property.
The IMHO main property is the Document Number, which should be the one and only and significant ID.
Title is more or less a description of functionallity.
And so You can have multiple or even many files with similar or same titles, but each of them needs to have a singular Document Number.
But, let's go back to Your initial question .
If You want to have a file name in a classical way, that means a "speaking name" then this file name can be equal to the title.
Now let's assume, You need a similar part and want to copy it.
No problem, You simply will use the tool, SE has developed for - the Design Manager!
Using it, You not only can copy a group of connected documents, no, You also can change filenames AND multiple properties in one single step, using the integrated Find and Replace function.
But again, I personally have seen, that with non speaking file names You must make Yourself more familiary with (we have not used it so in the past), but if You have accepted, You will see the big advantages, when the need for a change occurs.
And - this is also very important and I have not mentioned it so far, beginning with ST9 You can show any property in windows explorer too. You also can use them for search, for filtering, etc.
So - and that's the point - You can concentrate onto metadata rather than simple filenames.
Believe me, recognizing this once, You never ever would like to miss it!
And - that's the next great issue - You can use it without any need for any PDM system if You like, just with Solid Edge stand alone - great!
If Your demands will grow, if You will need more features, functions or faster results for more users or more data, then You always will be able to switch over to a real and big PDM or even PLM system.
But for the beginning or for smaller organisations, the BiDM is a good point to start with!
It will let You think about Your structures, workflows and rules, and this is essential for any PDM system.
Even more important than which software, database or whatever You are using.
Allow me to back up to the basics from @hawcad's long answer:
My question is every time I want to reuse that part, I will have to change it's both file name and Title manually which is time consuming.
Why would you have to do that?
There are only two reasons that I can think of:
1) You want to copy it and change it in some way.
2) You keep project models in separate folders without links between them and you want to use the part in another project.
OK, let's continue!
And finally, this all is something You can or You should consider, there is no need for a MUST, but I believe, that following those rules can make Your live easier, in regard what document managment concerns.