SOLIDWORKS Selection Group

To Group or Not to Group items in SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS Group

Like most Windows programs SOLIDWORKS allows you to group items together. But what are the benefits of grouping items? It will gather certain selected items together and when you move a grouped item all items in the group move together in the specified orientation. This…

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SOLIDWORKS Group command is helpful but can also be annoying

Group Entities

If you create images or illustrations with Adobe or Microsoft products then you will be accustomed to grouping text and annotation elements together to make them easier to manage, move, or manipulate. Well when working with SOLIDWORKS Drawings you can use the same grouping elements technique with notes, dimensions,…

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How to Copy & Paste Appearances in SOLIDWORKS [VIDEO]

Copy Paste SOLIDWORKS Appearance

Creating realistic looking 3D parts is only one of the reasons for applying different appearances on your models. Equally important is using appearances for creating SOLIDWORKS selection groups which will increase speed and streamline your modeling process. SOLIDWORKS 2011 introduced the Display Manager and users have been able…

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