TECH TIPS

Enabled eDrawings Files

“The eDrawings application gives you the power to create, view, and share 3D models and 2D drawings.” Whe …READ MORE »

Preparing for your SOLIDWORKS 2017 Upgrade

It’s that time of year again! The exciting new SOLIDWORKS version is released and ready for you to start …READ MORE »

The FULL Download

SOLIDWORKS 2017 SP0 was just made available for download and this is an excellent time to discuss your in …READ MORE »

Refresh from Disk

Working in a single or multiuser environment? Using a product data management (PDM) tool? Regardless, the …READ MORE »

Creating 3D Product Manufacturing Information

Since SOLIDWORKS 2008, all users have had access to something called DimXpert. This tool brings the ease …READ MORE »

Sindoh 3DWox Advanced Network Configuration

3D print jobs can be sent to the Sindoh 3DWox DP200 printer in a few ways. From your computer, you can se …READ MORE »

Why Is SOLIDWORKS So Small?

This question has been asked so many times, Google suggests it when you start typing “why is solidworks.” …READ MORE »

Custom Forming Tools for Your Sheet Metal Parts

When creating sheet metal parts in SOLIDWORKS, it is often necessary to create the geometry for holes, lo …READ MORE »

Reusing Results as Initial Conditions for SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

If you’re cooking something on the grill, normally you preheat the grill before you put on the food. Whil …READ MORE »

Getting Files to Automatically Add to SOLIDWORKS PDM

Have you ever run into this with SOLIDWORKS PDM: where the file that you’ve created in the PDM vault is …READ MORE »