Showing the Descriptions of SOLIDWORKS files in Windows Explorer [VIDEO]

Description Column

If you are using SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM, one very nice feature is that the vault view can be customized to display any of your SolidWorks custom properties in the detail view as you browse your files.  However if you are just storing your files in Windows Explorer, it doesn't ... Read More

Improving Large Assembly Design Step-by-Step Guide – “Best” SolidWorks reference book I’ve read to date!

Improving Large Assembly Design Step-by-Step Guide

I finished reading over the Labour Day weekend the latest edition to the Step-by-Step Guide series that SolidWorks has been publishing over the last couple of years. Their newest book is titled "Improving Large Assembly Design using SolidWorks" and was released just a couple of ... Read More

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Is your Anti-Virus application affecting your ability to make changes to your SolidWorks installation?

This post is regarding one of those topics that I repeat daily when speaking with our customers -> temporarily disabling any Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware applications that may be protecting your system. Before any corporate IT personnel read this and start feeling faint, ... Read More