Articles by: Justin Williams

Justin Williams is a Data Management Applications Expert based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

How to create a shortcut to your favorite SOLIDWORKS PDM Search

Did you know that you can create a SOLIDWORKS PDM Search shortcut directly on your desktop? Being the responsible PDM user that you are, it’s safe to assume that you’re checking in your documents at least once a day?  A search shortcut can be a speedy…

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SOLIDWORKS PDM Set Revision

Do you have a special workflow for migrated data? Does it look something like this: Or this: New Set Revision function These workflows aren’t necessary anymore with the new Set Revision function in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2016. Let’s take a look… In this example, all the data…

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Get more out of your SOLIDWORKS PDM Search Tool

Are you a searcher or an explorer? If you’re a searcher then you’re in luck as SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional comes equipped with a powerful search tool, that can minimize the time it takes to locate a file or folder. Let’s start with a look at some of…

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Revert to a previous file revision with SOLIDWORKS PDM Rollback

Ever made a mistake and transitioned a file to a released state before it was ready?  Not to fear! SOLIDWORKS has you covered; with its SOLIDWORKS PDM Rollback functionality you can return a file to a previous version. NOTE: This function should be used with caution as…

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