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Tom Wormald
Something that often catches people out when using DriveWorksXpress to control the Configuration of a Weldment Part is the result of their Configuration rule. You must remember to include the <As Machined> or <As Welded> suffixes of the Configuration name, otherwise the Configuration change will not work. An example rule would be :  … (Show more)
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Edward Hopson
My solid model becomes hollow, as if it was surface modeled, when imported into visualize!   Any ideas on resolving this?
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Jens Knipl
Hi! To my opinion it would be a great timesaver to directly export the 2D cabinet layout of SolidWorks Electrical Schematic to SolidWorks 3D. Location and connected 3D-bodys are already / or at least can be set up in the database of the manufacturers part. So why don't we use it?   Greetings Jens
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Rick Stockton
Is there a way to make PhotoView 360 work, apart from creating an entirely new Windows profile?  PhotoView 360 window appears, and then disappears after a split second.  Problem solved by creating a new log in, but creating and moving everything to a new login will take some time.  Everything else is great, but, of course, SolidWorks is struggling… (Show more)
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Jacob Murray
So I am a regular Solidworks user and have been asked to do some AutoCAD Electrical work (note, I am not liking the program in the slightest!). I understand Solidworks has nothing to do with AutoCAD Electrical but I thought some people on here may have used it before and could give me some tips. I have asked on many other AutoCAD forums but… (Show more)
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Shawn Johnson
I have been getting an error saying : Some problems occurred in Excel COM API when ever I try to export any data to Excel. Is there a fix for this? Thanks Shawn Johnson
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Peter Deal
I installed SP 1.0 and now I get the following error: "Database connection failed". I tried to import the old database but still does not work.
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Avdhoot Nagarkar
Hi guys, Here is the scenario- I moved my toolbox location from local to network location. But due to this when I was opening my existing assemblies toolbox components were taking random size and not the selected. Even I am not getting a option to select the configurations of those hardware items. So, I moved the location back to local, but even… (Show more)
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Amruta T.
Hello I have did customize add-ins in VB (Class Library) by using OnCmd I want to use  Lock file api  - aFile.LockFile(folder1.ID, Me.Handle.ToInt32()) How to use Me.Handle object in 'OnCmd' method or in class library solution ? Please suggest
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Michel Meunier
Hello, I try to make a frequency simulation for a structure (called spider) fixed inside an other structure (see image 1). To improve the system, the blade of the spider are stretched. I have made a simplified model for test (see image 2), but it doesn't work. It's workunk with the blades not stretched with a simple contact, but I don't know how… (Show more)
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