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Griffin Pacey

Griffin is a Client Success Analyst for TriMech with 5+ years of experience in SolidWorks both as a user and as a support technician.

Double-clicking SOLIDWORKS files are printing instead of opening?

When you double-click on a SOLIDWORKS file, is it printing on a nearby or recently used printer instead of opening in SOLIDWORKS? This is most likely an issue with your SOLIDWORKS file associations.


Failed to Obtain Computer Identifier in SOLIDWORKS

Computer Identifier Error

When you launch SolidWorks, are you getting the error “Failed to obtain a computer identifier…”? Then follow the steps below! This Computer Identifier error message is generated by the FlexNet licensing system that SOLIDWORKS uses to identify computers. When you activate SOLIDWORKS, it “fingerprints” your…