SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 Attaching files to a 3D PDF

Article by Joe Medeiros, CSWE updated October 28, 2016

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In SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017, files can be attached to a 3D PDF, when it is published. To do this, click on Publish 3D PDF.

SOLIDWORKS MBD 3D PDF

Publish 3D PDF

Click on Attach Files and browse to the file you want to attach:

Files to Attach

Files to Attach

The attachment will appear under the attachment/paperclip tab on the left-hand side of the PDF document:

Attachment added to PDF

Attachment added to PDF

 

And can be opened from the right-mouse menu, or by double-clicking the attachment in the SOLIDWORKS MBD 3D PDF.

Open Attachment

Open Attachment

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Joe Medeiros, CSWE

Joe Medeiros is a SOLIDWORKS and PDM Certified Expert. He has been helping SOLIDWORKS users with training, mentoring and implementations since 1998. He combines industry experience with a thorough understanding of SOLIDWORKS products to assist customers in being successful. He shares his experience and expertise through blogs; one of which has been incorporated into the SOLIDWORKS Essentials training manual.