The SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard installation consists of three components, SQL Express, PDM Server and the PDM Clients. In this post we will cover a SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard Client Installation. The SQL Express and PDM Server installation were covered in a previous post.
Installing the PDM Client
PDM is installed using the same Installation Manager that is used by SOLIDWORKS. To install PDM Standard select “Install SOLIDWORKS PDM Server components on this computer” and click on Next.
On the summary page click on Change to configure the PDM installation.
- Choose the appropriate product. In this case PDM Standard.
- Identify the installation location, or accept the default.
- Select Client as the feature.
- Click on Back to Summary to continue with the installation
Accept the license agreement and click on Install Now to complete the installation.
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