SOLIDWORKS 2017 Resources

What's New in SOLIDWORKS 2017

With more core power and performance, and new capabilities for emerging technologies, it’s never been easier to design and create with SOLIDWORKS®, the design and development solution chosen by more than 3.1 million users worldwide. Discover what's new:

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Tech Tips

The latest tips, techniques, and news for SOLIDWORKS core and add-in products from the certified SOLIDWORKS experts at Javelin Technologies.

Leave Rebuild Errors Behind with SOLIDWORKS Feature Tree Organization

By Angus Hudson, CSWP | October 5, 2017

Using the SOLIDWORKS Save Bodies command without creating multiple copies

By Bryan Sprange, CSWE | September 1, 2017

SOLIDWORKS MBD Can Help Your Manufacturing Team Avoid Costly Errors

By Vicky Guignard | August 11, 2017

Using SOLIDWORKS for Plant Layout Design

By Sam Sharkawi | May 12, 2017

Discover the True Value of SOLIDWORKS Simulation [On-demand Webinar]

By Erin Elliott | April 13, 2017

Why your Sales and Marketing Teams need SOLIDWORKS Composer [On-Demand Webinar]

By Vicky Guignard | April 7, 2017

Using Preserve Geometry References when saving a SOLIDWORKS Assembly as a Part

By Sam Sharkawi | March 31, 2017

SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2017 is a Game Changer with Motion Study Export

By Scott Ellery, CSWE | March 27, 2017

Large Assemblies taking too long to load? Try SOLIDWORKS Large Design Review Mode

By Sam Sharkawi | March 23, 2017

SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2017 Installation

By Joe Medeiros, CSWE | March 20, 2017

SOLIDWORKS Visualize Navigation Controls

By Andrew Lidstone, CSWE | March 16, 2017

SOLIDWORKS Composer 2017 includes new features for the Composer Player API

By Justin Flett | February 20, 2017

Discover the Optimal Digital Design Process at a SOLIDWORKS 2017 Event

By Erin Elliott | February 15, 2017

A big thank you to the SOLIDWORKS Visualize Community at SOLIDWORKS World

By Scott Ellery, CSWE | February 14, 2017

Why is my SOLIDWORKS Sketch Pattern Under Defined?

By Scott Durksen, CSWE | February 12, 2017

The new Stratasys F123 3D Printer Series is designed for SOLIDWORKS prototyping

By Rod Mackay | February 7, 2017

Watch SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Live Online

By Rod Mackay | February 6, 2017

Using Cutting Planes in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2017 [VIDEO]

By Scott Ellery, CSWE | February 5, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Extrude from Context Toolbar within the Sketch Environment

By Scott Durksen, CSWE | January 22, 2017

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017

By Vicky Guignard | January 13, 2017

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Revision Clouds

By Justin Flett | January 12, 2017

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2017 Input Formula For Search Cards

By Andrew Lidstone, CSWE | January 11, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Cut List Sorting

By Saeed Mojarad (CSWE) | January 10, 2017

Using Dispatch to Move files in a SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional Vault

By Andrew Lidstone, CSWE | January 9, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Icon Colours

By Jamie Hill, CSWE | January 6, 2017

SOLIDWORKS Spell Check can utilize the Microsoft Word dictionary & F7 shortcut

By Scott Durksen, CSWE | January 5, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 has increased Feature Pattern performance

By Jamie Hill, CSWE | January 4, 2017

Linking a Note to a Table/BOM Cell in SOLIDWORKS 2017

By Saeed Mojarad (CSWE) | January 3, 2017

How to Window Select Instances to Skip with a SOLIDWORKS Fill Pattern

By Jamie Hill, CSWE | January 2, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Normal Cut Optimize Geometry for Sheet Metal

By Jamie Hill, CSWE | January 1, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch Broadcast

Watch the recording to learn What's New in SOLIDWORKS 2017


Learn about the latest SOLIDWORKS features and functionality with these product demonstrations.

  • INNOVATE New capabilities to help you incorporate emerging technologies
  • DESIGN More core power and performance to get your job done faster
  • VALIDATEGreater design ideas that lead to breakthrough innovations
  • COLLABORATEUnlock any 3D model to work with SOLIDWORKS
  • BUILD & MANAGE Data integration from concept to manufacturing to drive business needs

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Webinars & Events

Learn how SOLIDWORKS solutions can help your business

TopicLocationDateStart & End TimeRegister
Keep your projects connected everywhere using SOLIDWORKS PDMEdmonton, AB.Tuesday, September 12, 201711:30 AM – 2:00 PMRegister
Keep your projects connected everywhere using SOLIDWORKS PDMWinnipeg, MB.Thursday, September 14, 201711:30 AM – 2:00 PMRegister