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How to apply All Uppercase to SOLIDWORKS Dimensions & Hole Callouts

In SOLIDWORKS 2020, you can set the dimension characters or hole callouts to show as all uppercase characters in the graphics area for drawings. This can be done for a...
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How to Backup the SOLIDWORKS PDM Archive Server Settings

The SOLIDWORKS PDM Archive Server Settings backup should be completed as part of your regular Backup Process, but it's also a good practice to be run ahead of any major procedures...
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How to Isolate Interference in SOLIDWORKS 2020

New in SOLIDWORKS 2020, you can isolate components (including part and sub-assemblies for your assemblies) or bodies (for your multi-body parts) from the Interference Detection tool. You can tag interference,...
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How to Add Missing Fonts to SOLIDWORKS

Do you ever get this SOLIDWORKS Missing Font warning when trying to open a part that came from someone else? "Use a temporary replacement font." SOLIDWORKS...
SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Performance

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Performance Improvements

The increased performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 makes your day-to-day use faster than ever before. You no longer have to wait for file contents and their details to load to...
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Enhanced navigation controls for records in SOLIDWORKS Manage 2020

The main user interface has been enhanced in SOLIDWORKS Manage 2020, adding controls that allow users to navigate and jump between records and different objects with ease. Back and Forward...

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SOLIDWORKS Composer 2020 additional formats available for saving video

In prior years, the only Save As option for a SOLIDWORKS Composer video format was AVI. Now in SOLIDWORKS Composer 2020, we also have the ability to save video as...
SOLIDWORKS PDM Quick Search

How to use the new Quick Search option in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020

With the greatly anticipated Quick Search feature added in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020, users have a quick and convenient way to search favorite variables directly from within Windows Explorer.  We can...
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...
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