3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS

Cloud-connected SOLIDWORKS software with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

How to transfer your SOLIDWORKS Simulation Study to SIMULIA

"Create Structural Simulation" button in MySession

Ever thought of moving your SOLIDWORKS Simulation study to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for faster processing and better results? This article is a good start for you… How does transferring your study work? The 3DEXPERIENCE connector (Aka. MySession) on SOLIDWORKS allows you to communicate directly with…

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How to Store and Access SOLIDWORKS Templates through 3DEXPERIENCE

new solidworks document window

Creating a new Part, Assembly, or Drawing file in SOLIDWORKS always starts with a template. Template files specify necessary document properties like draft standards, font and dimension styles, and title blocks/borders in drawings. To maintain uniformity across your design team, SOLIDWORKS users should have access…

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Understanding 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS Licenses

SOLIDWORKS Desktop vs 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS

The desktop versions of SOLIDWORKS have been around for over a quarter century and have become the industry standard for parametric CAD software. But a new cloud-based option, 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS, is on the rise and is offering clients new options and flexibility. In this article…

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3DEXPERIENCE Offline Mode

offline mode save

If you’ve been using 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS, R2022x FD03, you may or may not know that you now have the ability to work offline. This is great as we enter fall and the holiday season, when you may want to get some work done on a…

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How to Design Collaboratively with 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS

Design Collaboratively with 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS

Do you need to design collaboratively, test your design in real-world conditions, and store your files without worrying about overwriting? Then the 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS might be what you’re looking for. This video demonstrates how 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS shares data with Simulation, Sheet Metal and Visualize on…

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Getting Started with 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS for Makers and Obtaining Support

3DEXPERIENCE Community Wiki

3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS for Makers is an effective tool to design, create, and model using the Professional version of SOLIDWORKS. Makers get a familiar and installed SOLIDWORKS application that requires Microsoft Windows 10, this version is also cloud-connected. In this post we’ll show you how to…

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Revisioning in SOLIDWORKS and the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

SOLIDWORKS Save with Options

In this video tech tip, Matt Kokoski covers three different methods of revisioning inside of 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS. The first method explains Saving with Options. The second method demonstrates how to add a new revision inside of SOLIDWORKS desktop, and the third shows you how to…

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5 Advantages of Switching to 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS instead of Online Licensing

Access SOLIDWORKS Connected

DS announced the phasing out of SOLIDWORKS online licensing. SOLIDWORKS 2022 does not offer this licensing methodology, and it will stop working for prior versions in February of 2022. However, this change does not mean that the benefits of using SOLIDWORKS anywhere have to be…

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3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS for Makers now available for $99 per year

3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS for Makers

Makers, hobbyists and DIY’ers everywhere are excited about 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS for Makers. Gaining access to cloud-connected Computer-Aided Design (CAD) modeling tools allows you to design, create and share your ideas with others from anywhere. A lot of engineers have hobbies that this tool can greatly enhance…

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