SOLIDWORKS Performance

How to increase SOLIDWORKS Part Performance and Reduce File Size

SOLIDWORKS Performance Evaluation

At Javelin we are always looking for ways to increase SOLIDWORKS Part Performance and reduce Part File Size to help our customers. In this post I’ll go over some options available to help reduce file size, and a rather unscientific test on an example file…

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Optimizing Mates for SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly Performance Tutorial

SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly Tutorial

Our SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly and Drawing Workshop is the best training course and solution for users who experience drastic SOLIDWORKS performance issues when working with large assemblies and drawings. One of the critical takeaways from this workshop is the importance of knowing in which phase…

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Minimize SOLIDWORKS Drawing save time when working with Shaded With Edges display style

New in SOLIDWORKS 2020 is the ability to open drawings in Detailing Mode (File > Open > select the drawing > Mode > Detailing > Open) for high performance when loading and saving, without loading model data. However, when loading in Resolved mode with views…

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SOLIDWORKS PDM 2021 Performance Improvements

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2021 Performance

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2021 has improved performance of file-based operations such as Add Files, Check-In, Destroy and other operations related to workflows. Improved system performance will help you quickly add, check-in, open, and change state of files with large reference structure. The Add Files operation is…

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Introducing a new Workshop to solve your SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly and Drawing Issues

SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly Tutorial

Are you experiencing SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly performance issues? We want to help you minimize your SOLIDWORKS Assembly opening time, reduce lag, and maximize efficiency with our new online workshop. The new SOLIDWORKS Large Assembly and Drawing Workshop is designed for users whose productivity is drastically…

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SOLIDWORKS 2020 Enhanced Graphics for Improved Performance

SOLIDWORKS Enhanced Graphics

SOLIDWORKS 2019 introduced an option for ‘Enhanced graphics performance’.  This adds significant improvement during pan, zoom or rotate in the part or assembly environment.  It takes advantage of modern OpenGL 4.5 and hardware acceleration for higher detail and frame rate.  The performance scales up with…

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Reduce Mesh Body Complexity with the SOLIDWORKS 2020 Decimate Mesh Tool

SOLIDWORKS Decimate Mesh Tool

New in the 2020 release of SOLIDWORKS comes even more capability to work with imported mesh files! As is often the case with scanned geometry, the number of graphics triangles (facets) can be overwhelming for many SOLIDWORKS users’ hardware. It usually is also excessive for…

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 Warning when Inserting Complex Components

Everyone wants improved performance when working with their assemblies.  If this is causing a significant hindrance to your productivity, let us help with our Large Assembly Productivity Service and we will solve any assembly issues you may be having! What some may not realize is that the bulk…

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How to get the best performance from SOLIDWORKS Composer

While carrying out technical support, customers report different types of issues related to SOLIDWORKS Composer performance in which Composer doesn’t behave normally. Most of these issues are graphics related; and many occur when a different version or service-pack of Composer is installed on a machine…

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