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This article previously appeared on PTC.com Within PTC Creo Flexible Modeling Extension (FMX), the system can now create patterns when you simply enter a few parameters into the new Flexible Pattern tool. To access the tool and create a pattern, just select a feature in the geometry, like a hole or a boss. Then, in the Flexible Modeling tab, click Flexible Pattern (Fig. 1).