EPDM – What’s New 2015 – Predefined Transition Action Comments


A transition action comment can add a predefined comment when a file is transitioned. The notification can be defined in a Transition Action, for automatic transitions or transition actions that set a variable or increment a revision. These comments can be viewed from a files ... Read More

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SOLIDWORKS and EPDM 2015 – List of Supported Virtual Environments

virtual enviroments

With the release of SolidWorks 2015 and SolidWorks Enterprise EPDM 2015, some virtual environments are now supported. Below is a list of which virtual environments are supported and which SolidWorks programs are supported in these environments. Notes:   Virtual ... Read More

EPDM – Preventing Users from Checking In files if References are Outside the Vault

Affected operations

Some users get into bad habits of working with files both in outside of the vault.  This will lead to issues, when other users open a document that references, files that were saved outside the vault. When another user attempts to open an assembly or drawing that contains files ... Read More

EPDM – Permissions per Folder/Assigned Folder Permissions

Permissions per folder

I have found that there is some confusion about what the differences between Permissions per Folder and Assigned Folder Permissions. In Permissions per Folder, we see all the folders in the vault. Here we can assign permissions to folders, that users/groups currently have no ... Read More