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It’s automatic baby! A real world example of SolidWorks automation for Calendar Club

One of our services team members, Paul, always tells me that “If the customer can do it manually with their current systems, we can automate it!”. By utilizing a combination...
SolidWorks World 2011 Day 3 General Session Presentation

SolidWorks World 2011 Day 3 General Session Presentation

DS SolidWorks have posted a video for the SolidWorks World day 3 general session on their YouTube channel and we have it available in this post for our readers. For...
SolidWorks World 2011 Day 2 General Session Presentation

SolidWorks World 2011 Day 2 General Session Presentation

DS SolidWorks have posted a video for the SolidWorks World day 2 general session on their YouTube channel and we have it available in this post for our readers. The...
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The World Series Report – Day one of SolidWorks World 2011

Information overload after the first day of SolidWorks World 2011. A few facts that stood out: Attendees: more than 5000– a few hundred more than last year. Everybody is in...
SolidWorks World 2011 Day 1 General Session Presentation

SolidWorks World 2011 Day 1 General Session Presentation

DS SolidWorks have posted a video for the SolidWorks World day 1 general session on their YouTube channel and we have it available in this post for our readers. The...
Do you use a HP Z800 with 64GB or more of RAM?  PLEASE READ…

Do you use a HP Z800 with 64GB or more of RAM? PLEASE READ…

If you use, or are planning on purchasing in the near future, a HP Z800 workstation running Windows 7 x64 that has 64 GB or more of RAM installed and NVidia Quadro...

Latest Vlogs

The Defeature Preview Window rotates and zooms with the SOLIDWORKS viewport, making it easy keep tabs on the simplification process

Why you should use the SOLIDWORKS Defeature Tool

Creating a digital twin of your real-life assembly can provide a lot of benefits; including accurate bills of materials, machining instructions, true-to-life simulation results, or stunning renders out of SOLIDWORKS...
3D Printed Texture

How to apply Textures to 3D Printed Parts with SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS users often need to create complex or repeating features, but these features can be time-consuming to generate, especially on complex models. Some designs, such as a textured surface or...
SOLIDWORKS xDesign

The basics of SOLIDWORKS xDesign Demonstration Video

Watch and learn how SOLIDWORKS xDesign combines 3D CAD modeling and cloud collaboration using a web browser. In this 90-minute, on-demand video you'll learn how to create parametric models and...