SOLIDWORKS 2020 Beta is Live!

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We are excited to announce that SOLIDWORKS® 2020 Beta is live and ready for your feedback! To get started, visit the SOLIDWORKS Beta website. Author information Mathieu Fourcade Matt is a Product Manager for SOLIDWORKS Inspection and new initiatives.

SOLIDWORKS Certification Update

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The SOLIDWORKS Certification Program continues to grow year after year. For instance, in 2018 more than 60,000 SOLIDWORKS users were certified and we are rapidly approaching a total of 350,000 certified users around the world.

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SOLIDWORKS LIVE Event: SOLIDWORKS for Electrical Engineers

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If you are an electrical engineer, or anyone who designs electro-mechanical products then this is the SOLIDWORKS event for you. We will spend 40 minutes (or less) discussing “What’s New” in SOLIDWORKS for electrical engineers.

SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management

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With the release of SOLIDWORKS Manage the SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management process solution is becoming a reality for a long time SOLIDWORKS customer ENVE Composites. See the full Rachel Joyce-Ready video featured at SOLIDWORKS World 2018 here.

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 – Trim Enhancement #SOLIDWORKS 2019

Michael Lord

SOLIDWORKS 2019 sees the introduction of enhancements to the Trim Entities tool. The Trim Entities tool hasn’t seen additional functionality since SOLIDWORKS 2005 with the introduction of power trim and […]. SolidWorks solidworks 2019 solidworks Trim

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Unlock MySolidWorks Professional When you Buy SOLIDWORKS

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MySolidWorks is the online hub for over a million SOLIDWORKS users worldwide, and tens of thousands of users use it every day to learn something new about SOLIDWORKS, to connect with peers in the SOLIDWORKS community, or prepare for their certification exams.

Learning SOLIDWORKS On YouTube

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Learn SOLIDWORKS in 5 Minutes!, Ultimate SOLIDWORKS Tutorial for Absolute Beginners, SOLIDWORKS Tutorial #80 – Simple and Effective. These are just a few of the titles of thousands of YouTube SOLIDWORKS tutorials. SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD

SOLIDWORKS xDesign at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

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SOLIDWORKS xDesign is arguably the most hotly anticipated addition to the SOLIDWORKS portfolio for many years. It has been shown at various stages of development at previous SOLIDWORKS Worlds but 2019 is the year it will be available commercially.

Unveiling SOLIDWORKS 2020: Built for Speed with Streamlined Workflows

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Today is an exciting day at SOLIDWORKS as we roll out the highly anticipated release of SOLIDWORKS® 2020. This release focuses specifically on the following areas: Improved Performance – SOLIDWORKS 2020 has greatly improved the performance, allowing you to work more efficiently.

SOLIDWORKS 2019 – eDRAWINGS – HTML #SOLIDWORKS #eDRAWINGS

Michael Lord

With the release of SOLIDWORKS 2019 we see a few enhancements with eDrawings Professional 2019. eDrawings SolidWorks solidworks 2019The most significant of those would have to be the ability to save a file […].

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Performance Improvements

Javelin Tech Tips

The increased performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 makes your day-to-day use faster than ever before. Watch the video below to learn more about the performance enhancements in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020: The post SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Performance Improvements appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Hardware Recommendations

Javelin Tech Tips

Here is an overview of our current recommended SOLIDWORKS 2020 hardware. SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2020: NVIDIA Quadro P4000/5000 or AMD Radeon Pro WX 8200/9100. File Storage : SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard or SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional. support ended with SOLIDWORKS 2018 SP5.

SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2019 – The App #SOLIDWORKS #SWW19

Michael Lord

The SOLIDWORKS World 2019 App is now available! SolidWorks SolidWorks World SOLIDWORKS World 2019 #SWW19 solidworksWell it’s more of a mobile website than a App! Browsers based it works for iOS and Android as well as via […].

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Web2 Version Comment

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New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Web2 , we have the ability to view version comments in the data card of a file. When a file is selected in the SOLIDWORKS PDM Web2, under Data Card , in the detail section of the data card, version comment of the file is included.

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SOLIDWORKS Manage Administrator Interface

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The Administrator Options of SOLIDWORKS Manage, can only be accessed if the user has sufficient permissions. Selecting Administration Options, will launch SOLIDWORKS Manage System Administration, in a separate Window. SOLIDWORKS Manage System Administration.

SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2019 – Demo3DVR for SOLIDWORKS V2 #SOLIDWORKS #SWW19

Michael Lord

Other the past couple of SOLIDWORKS Worlds Virtual/ Extended Reality has made quite a presence. SolidWorks SOLIDWORKS World 2019 VR-AR #SWW19 Demo3DVR solidworks VRFeaturing in both the General Sessions as well as various demonstrations of the products throughout […].

SOLIDWORKS in Rwanda: Part One

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The FabLab has several computers with SOLIDWORKS installed, as well as facilities to do 3D printing, precision CNC milling, circuit production, laser printing, and vinyl cutting. I taught SOLIDWORKS and Simulation with Rebekah Hanks, who is part of the Training Department.

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Technology Preview: SOLIDWORKS 2020

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In fact, this topic is so popular that the 2019 edition of the Technology Preview Skit found a new home at SOLIDWORKS World to better facilitate both the LIVE and ONLINE audiences. SOLIDWORKS xShape is the 3D subdivision modelling tool on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Accuracy Report by AFNOR

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Need to know how accurate SOLIDWORKS Simulation really is? This report compares 101 results given by SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 with examples provided by AFNOR. To get the full validation report of SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 by AFNOR, click here.

New SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert Exam Now Available

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A new SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert exam is now available! This is the second expert-level exam from the SOLIDWORKS Brand. This exam was developed for seasoned analysis users who have a good understanding of the entire suite of analysis tools available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS CAM 2020

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This is the fourth blog post in a series of What’s New in SOLIDWORKS® 2020. As you may know, SOLIDWORKS CAM is powered by CAMWorks ®, but you should also know that SOLIDWORKS has its own development team focused on improving the solution. SOLIDWORKS CAM 2020 is a complete 2.5

3 Reasons to Upgrade to SOLIDWORKS 2020

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With SOLIDWORKS ® 2020 , improvements to weldments, large assembly design and drawings provide several big reasons to upgrade that will deliver improved productivity and increased performance. Attend a reseller launch event in your area to see what else is new in SOLIDWORKS 2020.

Adding the SOLIDWORKS Manage Add-in to SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional

Javelin Tech Tips

Once SOLIDWORKS Manage has been installed, SOLIDWORKS Manage can be connected to SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional. The first step in in doing this, is by adding the SOLIDWORKS Manage Add-in, in SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional Administration.

5 Productive SolidWorks Tips (REV-20)

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5 SolidWorks Tips that may possible be helpful kick starting your 3D day. SolidWorks automatically converts the value to the default units. Productive SolidWorks Tips Solidworks Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2019 – USER INTERFACE #SOLIDWORKS

Michael Lord

SOLIDWORKS 2019 SP0 has been out for a few weeks now. solidworks 2019 #SOLIDWORKS. I’ve been dipping in and out of it since Beta was released late June. I’ve committed and have installed […]. SW2019 User Interface

Get Access to SOLIDWORKS 2020 with Subscription Services

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Subscription Services members, as you probably know, we have recently announced the availability of SOLIDWORKS 2020. Take the lead and download the latest in SOLIDWORKS technology from the Customer Portal. SOLIDWORKS 2020 is no different.

Four Key Capabilities and Four Distinct Advantages of SOLIDWORKS Professional

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Currently, nearly 200,000 companies and more than two million users have made SOLIDWORKS the world’s leading computer-aided design and computer-aided engineering application. PRODUCT DATA MANAGEMENT (PDM) — SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard securely stores data within a single central repository.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 “Shop Floor” Implementing MBD with SOLIDWORKS

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SOLIDWORKS is turning the spotlight on manufacturing. Parts will be manufactured and inspected from part designs produced in SOLIDWORKS 2018 complete with embedded Model Based Definition (MBD). This year’s event will feature, for the first time, a 40 x 70 ft.

WHAT IF Thomas Edison used SOLIDWORKS?

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He could also hire a staff of engineers and collaborate with these people on designs…in SOLIDWORKS, of course. We would like to believe he would be designing new electrical systems using SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D , and collaborating with Alexander Graham Bell (see that blog here ).

How to apply All Uppercase to SOLIDWORKS Dimensions & Hole Callouts

Javelin Tech Tips

In SOLIDWORKS 2020 , you can set the dimension characters or hole callouts to show as all uppercase characters in the graphics area for drawings. The post How to apply All Uppercase to SOLIDWORKS Dimensions & Hole Callouts appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

SOLIDWORKS Save, Backup, and Auto-recover Options

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Then let me show you how to guarantee you are keeping your designs safe by setting up SOLIDWORKS save, backup and auto-recover settings in your system options. SOLIDWORKS has multiple settings for backing up your files. SOLIDWORKS Auto-recover Options. SOLIDWORKS Backup Options.

How SOLIDWORKS Helps Defenture with Military Precision

The Solidworks Blog

That’s where Defenture leaps into the driving seat – and right alongside them for the journey is SOLIDWORKS. It’s a concept that was designed using SOLIDWORKS. The team turned to the stress-testing software of SOLIDWORKS Simulation to create their design. [link].

Demo3DVR for SOLIDWORKS #SOLIDWORKS

Michael Lord

It was at SOLIDWORKS World 2013 in Orlando that I first saw the emerging technologies of Virtual Reality (VR) & Augmented Reality (AR). Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS was just about […]. SolidWorks Augmented Reality Demo3DVR solidworks Virtual Reality VR

Join Us September 18th for SOLIDWORKS 2020 Live Event

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Be among the first to hear about the exciting new enhancements and functionality that will be included in SOLIDWORKS 2020 in our live event September 18th. SOLIDWORKS® 2020 delivers many important enhancements that will speed up and improve your product development process.

SOLIDWORKS Plastics SP1 New Features

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SOLIDWORKS Plastics is a simulation tool that enables you to optimize plastic part designs for manufacturability. Let’s review two of the new SOLIDWORKS Plastics features now available in SP1 that streamline the plastic part design process. SOLIDWORKS Plastics 2019 Release Enhancements.

SOLIDNAPKIN Transforms Sketches into SOLIDWORKS Parts

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A new app for SOLIDWORKS is taking this idea literally, by allowing you to bring any hand sketch, on any piece of paper, into SOLIDWORKS. Why not make an app that could digitize the sketch and make it easy to bring into SOLIDWORKS.”.

SOLIDWORKS Standalone License Deactivation and Activation

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Standalone licenses (serial numbers beginning with 9000…) are locked to a specific computer and hardware ID. Go to Help > About SOLIDWORKS. SOLIDWORKS Serial Number. SOLIDWORKS Deactivate License. SOLIDWORKS Deactivation Succeeded.

SOLIDWORKS Standalone License Deactivation and Activation

Javelin Tech Tips

If you receive a new computer or need to switch between a desktop and laptop computer, you’ll need to move your SOLIDWORKS license to the other computer. An activated SOLIDWORKS standalone license is locked to specific computer hardware ID. SOLIDWORKS Deactivate License.

Streamlining Your Workflows with SOLIDWORKS 2020

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There are many great enhancements in SOLIDWORKS® 2020 that will enable you to improve your workflow. Below are a few that I think you’ll really like and each one is brand new functionality in SOLIDWORKS.

SOLIDWORKS PDM Cache Options for SOLIDWORKS Toolbox

Javelin Tech Tips

In SOLIDWORKS PDM there are options that can automatically handle how files are cached. With ‘Refresh cache during log in’ enabled the SOLIDWORKS PDM system will perform an automated ‘Get’ on all files within folders assigned this setting.

SOLIDWORKS Next Top Modeler Previews SOLIDWORKS 2018

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For the final act of SOLIDWORKS World 2017 General Session, the Product Introduction Team delivered the highly anticipated Technology Preview to show off some of the new functionality our developers are working hard to deliver in the SOLIDWORKS 2018 release.

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Browsing Performance Improvements

Javelin Tech Tips

New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 the performance of browsing in the PDM vault view has increased. SOLIDWORKS PDM now loads the data in the background, which improves the browsing responsiveness.

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Using Search Operators and Wildcards in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020

Javelin Tech Tips

New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 , when performing a complete search, you can now use Search Operators and Wildcards such as “AND”, “OR”, or “NOT” separated by a space. SOLIDWORKS PDM SOLIDWORKS 2020 SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 SOLIDWORKS PDM Search SW2020