SOLIDWORKS PDM Permissions

How to prevent a user from accidentally moving a folder in a SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault

Is there a setting in SOLIDWORKS PDM to prevent a user from accidentally moving a folder in a vault? The following steps can be used to prevent a user from accidentally moving a folder in the vault because of a ‘lack of permission’ by disabling…

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SOLIDWORKS PDM 2019 New “Update History Comments” Permission

When performing certain actions in the vault, such as transitioning a file, or checking a file in, you can add comments to provide context for this action in the file’s history as shown in the example below: These Version comments can be reviewed by right…

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SOLIDWORKS PDM 2019 Enhanced User Comment Permissions

SOLIDWORKS PDM User Comment Permissions

New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2019 with the enhanced user comment permissions; we have the ability to make version comments mandatory for a check in at specific states or at specific transitions of a state change.  Previously; this permission was an ‘all or nothing approach’ via the…

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