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SOLIDWORKS BOM

Best practices to manage and utilize your SOLIDWORKS BOM (Bill of Materials) from the Javelin team

EPDM – What’s New 2014 – Extracting Hidden SolidWorks BOMs

Even if a SolidWorks BOM is hidden in a SolidWorks assembly or drawing, the BOM can still be accessed through…

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The SolidWorks World 2014 Series: 1. Preparing for the Conference

SolidWorks World 2014 starts in two days in San Diego and the Javelin Blog intends to keep you up to date…

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SOLIDWORKS Administration: Moving to a new License Server

Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 are out; they are no longer supported by SolidWorks. The following compatibility chart is…

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EPDM – Mapping a Enterprise PDM File Data Card Variable to Show the Configuration Name of SolidWorks Files

To have a data card variable display the configuration name of SolidWorks files, set-up the variable as shown below.  …

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Adding SOLIDWORKS Custom Properties to your Parts using the BOM table

If you’ve ever dealt with legacy parts or imported parts, then you have probably experienced adding Custom Properties manually. In…

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Showing or switching SOLIDWORKS BOM Units [VIDEO]

NOTE: This article is relevant for SOLIDWORKS 2023 and prior.  SOLIDWORKS 2024 introduced new functionality to link custom properties to…

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EPDM – BOM Permissions.

When creating a  BOM, it is obvious that permissions need to be assigned in the  Bill of Material – BOM…

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Simplify SOLIDWORKS Models

Simplify SOLIDWORKS Models with the Intersect Tool [VIDEO]

Do you need to simplify SOLIDWORKS models? Imagine that you get this super complex model with a lot of intricate…

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Importing SolidWorks Files with Textures in Composer [Video]

If you have been working with SolidWorks Composer you will notice that when you import a file you lose any textures that…

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Translating Parts from Inventor into SolidWorks while maintaining their Features

A quick update to this post as our good friends at SolidWorks were kind enough to point out that I…

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What is SolidWorks Electrical 2013 Software?

We at Javelin Technologies are excited to introduce SolidWorks Electrical 2013 software, the latest product in our Electrical catalogue. There…

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Store your Custom SOLIDWORKS Templates in a Safe Location

You’ve spent time creating your Custom SOLIDWORKS Templates just the way you like them.  The question is where did you save…

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EPDM – Creating a Reference between a SolidWorks File and Another File Type

If you ever needed to link a non-SolidWorks file (Excel, Word, PDF…) to a SolidWorks file, then here’s the steps…

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How to Change SOLIDWORKS Composer BOM Colours [Video]

In this video I am going to show you how to change BOM colours using SOLIDWORKS Composer 2012x.

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Dissolving Subassemblies for a SOLIDWORKS Indented BOM

The SOLIDWORKS Indented BOM style will list all subassemblies as an item, along with all components of the subassembly.  If…

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