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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...
SWW 2011

The World Series… (SolidWords World that is)

Are you as excited as I am? SolidWorks World 2011 starts this Sunday, the 23rd! This is the first instalment in a series of articles covering SolidWorks World 2011 Not...
Low Resources Warning message

“SOLIDWORKS has detected that your system resources are running low” message explained…

NOTE: An updated version of this information can be found at https://www.javelin-tech.com/blog/2018/03/solidworks-resource-monitor-warning/   Anyone who works with large SOLIDWORKS files has very likely received the warning: SOLIDWORKS System Resources Running...

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SOLIDWORKS standard compliance with the SOLIDWORKS Design Checker 2019

Maintain SOLIDWORKS Standards Compliance with SOLIDWORKS Design Checker

Many companies that have a drafting department often also have a checking or quality department to maintain SOLIDWORKS standard compliance. The design checker in this department usually have to review...
The rigid connection type (top) produces artificial stress concentrations in the bolt head region. The distributed option (bottom) produces a more realistic stress field.

Distributed Coupling for Bolts and Pins in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020

Getting simulation results quickly, while maintaining accuracy, is always a top priority for any analyst. Replacing modeled fasteners with bolt or pin connectors in SOLIDWORKS Simulation is a great way...
Access the Simulation Evaluator directly from the Simulation Tree

Get peace of mind with the SOLIDWORKS 2020 Simulation Evaluator

Few things grind an analyst’s gears like setting up a long study to run overnight, and then returning the following morning only to find that the study failed after 25...
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