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SOLIDWORKS Hints & Tips – Adding custom material properties to Toolbox Components

You can create a list custom property that is linked to the SOLIDWORKS Materials library. The video below will show how to achieve this. To create a material property: From Windows, click Start > All Programs > SOLIDWORKS version > SOLIDWORKS Tools > Toolbox Settings . Click 2 – Customize Your Hardware. On the Customize […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS Support Monthly News – March 2017

Welcome to this new edition of the SOLIDWORKS Support Monthly News, coauthored by members of the SOLIDWORKS Technical Support teams worldwide. Breakout sessions done by your SOLIDWORKS Support team at SOLIDWORKS World 2017 We all impatiently wait for the availability of the SOLIDWORKS World 2017 proceedings. Meanwhile, I thought I’d list all the breakout sessions, […]

 

SOLIDWORKS support Monthly News – January 2017

Welcome to this new edition of the SOLIDWORKS Support Monthly News, coauthored by members of the SOLIDWORKS Technical Support teams worldwide. Vote to promote the best ideas to the Top Ten List There isn’t much time left to vote for your favorite ideas to the SOLIDWORKS World Top Ten List. You have until January 20, […]

 

SOLIDWORKS Tech Tip: Dissolving Sketch Text into Separate Sketch Entities

When adding text to a model to create a cut out, some of the text created, for example the middle of a “O” or a “D” may get lost. To prevent this from happening use the SOLIDWORKS command “Dissolve Sketch Text”. Dissolving Sketch Text into Separate Sketch Entities To dissolve sketch text into separate sketch […]

 

Discover great savings on SOLIDWORKS products – available until the end of June

NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY SOLIDWORKS Discover great savings on SOLIDWORKS products – available until the end of June  ACT NOW! SOLIDWORKS is the perfect tool to make your designs better while being incredibly easy-to-use. It offers added capabilities for analysing stress, deflection, motion, and tolerance stack-up, plus photo rendering, vast component libraries, routing […]

 

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Excluding library parts when using SOLIDWORKS Pack and Go

SOLIDWORKS Pack and Go gathers all related files for a model design (parts, assemblies, drawings, references, design tables, Design Binder content, decals, appearances, and scenes, and SOLIDWORKS Simulation results) into a folder or zip file. There may however be times when you want to exclude items from your Pack and Go, such as files that […]

 

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How to change the SQL password for the EPDM Archive & Database services

If you get the following error, it’s possible that he SQL password that EPDM uses to connect to the database has changed: “The name and password that are entered in this dialog box are correct but the SQL Server user name (sa) or password used to log in on the database ‘xyz’ on server ‘XYZ’ […]

 

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News: Carter Retail Invest In SOLIDWORKS

As a drive to increase productivity, reduce new concept lead times and provide improved information both internally and externally, Carter Retail Equipment Ltd have invested in SOLIDWORKS 3D design software. Moving to SOLIDWORKS and the add on DriveWorks software has reduced the concept to production time allowing more time to be spent on new sales initiatives and […]

 

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Changes to System Requirements for SOLIDWORKS 2015

With the release of SOLIDWORKS 2015, users and IT departments need to be aware that the supported versions of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Windows Server have changed. SOLIDWORKS CAD software will no longer install on Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit or below and the SOLIDWORKS Network License Manager will no longer install on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS 2015 Manager Showcase: What’s New in Assemblies

The SOLIDWORKS annual release starts with feedback provided by you, our community, and finds its way to the people responsible for including your request in our annual release. For SOLIDWORKS 2015, we wanted to introduce you to some of the people responsible for the new features and let them describe their favorite tools included in […]

 

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