SQL Tasks for improving SOLIDWORKS EPDM Vault Performance


While helping a customer to resolve SOLIDWORKS EPDM performance issues, I came across an SQL query in the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base, which can help determine if Rebuild, Reorder, or Shrink SQL maintenance tasks can be used to improve SOLIDWORKS EPDM Vault Performance. I found ... Read More

SOLIDWORKS EPDM Training now available in MySolidWorks

MySolidWorks SOLIDWORKS EPDM Training

Recently released on MySolidWorks Training are overview videos to common SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM tasks. Presently there are 19 lessons available, including basic lessons: Enterprise PDM Log In/Log Out Enterprise PDM Check Out, Edit, Check In Enterprise PDM Integrated ... Read More

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Setting up the Microsoft SQL Maintenance Plan [VIDEO]


The first rule of Data management is to make sure everything is being backed up.  When it comes to backing up the SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM database, the Microsoft SQL Maintenance Plan can help you automate the process of creating essential back ups.  Here is how you can start ... Read More