This tool allow you to install the Creo Parametric Purge utility in the Right Mouse Button menu’s for Folders/Directories and Drives in Windows Explorer.
It installs two new menu options for Folders/Directories and Drives:

  • Creo Parametric Purge
  • Creo Parametric Purge Subs

The tool has been tested to work on Windows 7 (Pro SP1 x64) and Windows 10 Pro

Installation instructions

  1. Download the package and unpack it. Follow the instructions below.
  2. Create folder c:\Utilities
  3. Copy CreoPurge.bat and CreoPurgeSubs.bat to c:\Utilities
    Note: If you use a different location then c:\Utilities you need to edit the CPHERE value in CreoPurge.INF file (at the bottom)
  4. Edit both .bat files to point to the correct location of purge.bat
    By default set to: c:\Creo 2.0\Parametric\bin\purge.bat
  5. Install CreoPurge.INF
    You can do this by rightclicking on the file and choosing Install.

    Note: you can uninstall these tools in Control Panel > Uninstall a program.


You are free to use this tool without any charge, but also without any guarantees.
Please contact me and tell me what you think of it and to report problems.