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Are you using the Top 10 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2015? [VIDEO]

SOLIDWORKS Treehouse

SOLIDWORKS 2016 is coming soon, and presently Subscription Service customers can download a beta version of 2016 and give it a try. There were literally hundreds of enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2015, have you managed to give the…

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Experience SOLIDWORKS MBD and learn how Drawingless Manufacturing is achieved

SOLIDWORKS MBD Software

Just as the move from 2D design tools to 3D CAD solutions revolutionized product development, the emergence of 3D model-based definition (MBD) integrated manufacturing technology offers substantial productivity advantages over the use of traditional 2D…

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Is the latest version of SOLIDWORKS compatible with Windows 10? [UPDATED]

Is SOLIDWORKS compatible with Windows 10®? That is a question we are hearing a lot lately. On July 28 2015, Microsoft® announced that Windows 10® is now available for business. That is great news, but…

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Eliminate Traditional 2D Processes with 3D Drawings

3D Drawings created with SOLIDWORKS MBD

Just as the move from 2D design tools to 3D CAD solutions revolutionized product development, the emergence of 3D model-based definition (MBD) integrated manufacturing technology, through 3D drawings, offers substantial productivity advantages over the use…

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Restoring the eDrawings Preview in the PDM Vault View

When previewing SolidWorks files in a SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional or PDM Standard vault view, the files can either be shown as a static Bitmap view, or as a dynamic 3D eDrawings view. However if the…

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eDrawings 2015 vs. eDrawings 2014

When I first used eDrawings for the iPad a couple years ago, I found myself in a completely different environment than I was used to seeing from eDrawings. This was largely due to the fact…

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How to access SOLIDWORKS PDM on a Mobile Device

SolidWorks PDM Web Portal on an iPhone

With the latest release of SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional, a new web portal has been included that provides access to the PDM vault with any web browser. This includes all mobile phones and tablets! Check out this…

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SOLIDWORKS 2014 Top 20 Enhancements

My name is Alin and I am a SolidWorks user. Who am I kidding? My name is Alin and I am addicted to SolidWorks! Today I am so happy that I am about to explode (translations and…

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SolidWorks eDrawings for Android

After using eDrawings on my iPad and iPhone for almost a year now and I believe this is an excellent tool for: communicating during the design process with customers and suppliers replacing some paper drawings in…

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How to optimize the SOLIDWORKS PDM Preview for improved performance

The SOLIDWORKS PDM Preview tab, in the Local Vault View, can be optimized for performance, while still allowing for eDrawing functionality. The preview can be set-up to initially display a low overhead bitmap, which can switched…

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EPDM – Enabling the eDrawings User Interface in the Explorer Preview Window

For increased performance, the eDrawings User Interface is disabled in the Explorer preview window. To enable the eDrawings User Interface left click in the preview window. The eDrawings Toolbar can be displayed selecting “Show full UI in…

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eDrawings for iPod touch, iPhone or iPad

SolidWorks has an eDrawings app that allows you to view your models and drawings anywhere! On the Apple App Store, there are two versions to choose from (similar to the PC eDrawings program). Check them…

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EPDM – Unsupported File Type???

Here is an interesting article from the Solidworks Knowledgebase which can address some issues when using eDrawings to view files. What can cause eDrawings to launch but fail loading the file with “Unsupported file type” error…

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Saving eDrawings as .EXE

You might have noticed that it is no longer an option to save eDrawings files as a .exe file in eDrawings 64-bit. This is because a 32-bit computer would not be able to open the…

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