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Remote Working with SOLIDWORKS PDM

Introduction & Background SOLIDWORKS PDM is a Server/Client application. All PDM clients must communicate with the PDM server over a network connection. Additionally, the PDM clients must be able to communicate with server-based SOLIDWORKS SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager. Usually, all SOLIDWORKS PDM servers and clients are on a company’s ‘Local Area Network’ (LAN), so access […]

 

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Work from home with SOLIDWORKS

With the developing situation in regards to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) virus, there is a growing possibility people will be self-isolating or working from home. While this could be inconvenient, it doesn’t mean that you cannot continue to work with SOLIDWORKS. SOLIDWORKS products are licensed via a number of methods and it may be possible with […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS 2020 SP0 is now available to download

This service pack for SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS PDM, is now available to Subscription Service customers. To download, click here. Alternatively log into the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal at https://customerportal.solidworks.com and click Download Software and Updates to access the update. You will need your SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal login details to download SOLIDWORKS. If you don’t have an […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 SP3 is now available to download

This service pack for SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS PDM, is now available to Subscription Service customers. To download, click here. Alternatively log into the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal at https://customerportal.solidworks.com and click Download Software and Updates to access the update. You will need your SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal login details to download SOLIDWORKS. If you don’t have an […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 SP0 is now available to download

This service pack for SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS PDM, is now available to Subscription Service customers. To download, click here. Alternatively log into the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal at https://customerportal.solidworks.com and click Download Software and Updates to access the update. You will need your SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal login details to download SOLIDWORKS. If you don’t have an […]

 

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Activating SOLIDWORKS SimulationXpress

In this video, Martin Smith, Applications Engineer at SOLID Applications Ltd, will take you through the process of activating SOLIDWORKS SimulationXpress. SOLIDWORKS SimulationXpress offers an easy-to-use first pass stress analysis tool for SOLIDWORKS users. SimulationXpress can help you reduce cost and time-to-market by testing your designs on the computer instead of expensive and time-consuming field […]

 

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How to install SOLIDWORKS – A new user guide

In this video, Adam Holmes a certified SOLIDWORKS engineer from SOLID Applications Ltd, takes you through the process of installing SOLIDWORKS for the first time. Adam will take you through creating your SOLIDWORKS ID on the SOLIDWORKS website, to give you access the download, downloading SOLIDWORKS the way SOLID Applications recommend and installing SOLIDWORKS for […]

 

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SOLIDWORKS 2018 SP4 is now available to download

This service pack for SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS PDM, is now available to Subscription Service customers. To download, click here. Alternatively log into the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal at https://customerportal.solidworks.com and click Download Software and Updates to access the update. You will need your SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal login details to download SOLIDWORKS. If you don’t have an […]

 

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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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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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