• Excessive Time in Generating Board Model

    Hi, We use Eagle to generate a .emn and .emp file, then we build the board model in Circuitworks. In Solidworks 2018, prior to SP3, it would build the model quickly. Starting in 2018 SP3, during the "adding component...
    Andrew Paquette
    created by Andrew Paquette
  • CircuitWorks issue

    Has anyone noticed an issue with CircuitWorks since SW2019 SP2 update? Components placed on boards are not following the CWX co-ordinate system or being placed by the origin. The LED's should be on the opposite side...
    Kevin Pymm
    last modified by Kevin Pymm
  • how to create a 3d CAD model using circuitworks of a rigid flex pcb?

    Hi All,   I have been working with a Hardware Engineer to create a Rigid Flex PCB in Altium - now I would like to export the PCB with all of the components and be able to bend the flexible parts in order to valid...
    Yariv Land
    last modified by Yariv Land
  • Enable CircuitWorks

    Just installed/Upgrade for Student Version 2018-19.  How do I enable the Add-Ins.  I see 12 of them on SOLIDWORKS Add-Inns tab, but can't do any thing with them
    Robert Thresher
    last modified by Robert Thresher
  • moving a library

    I've built or downloading a number of components in SW and placed them in my library. I save them in a directory called "CW Library", and in options/models/ "Save the models Circuitworks creates to these folders" dial...
    Alan Kirkpatrick
    last modified by Alan Kirkpatrick
  • Altium to SolidWorks

    At my office we utilize SolidWorks (SW) and Altium which is like Circuit Works (CW). Our engineers cannot figure how to get a single board assembly saved as one part instead of a 400 part assembly. Just give me someti...
    Craig Siebert
    last modified by Craig Siebert
  • Solidworks feature names for proper export to Circuitworks

    Currently working on a PBC assy. where one section on the primary side has a height constraint for electrical components (meaning it can only accommodate a component with so much height) and opposite the primary side ...
    Edgar Nicolas
    last modified by Edgar Nicolas
  • Internal ID does not match (CircuitWorks)

    Once creating and saving an assembly model from CircuitWorks, re-opening the assembly comes up with Internal ID's missing.  How can that be if I have only just created it?
    Peter Addicott
    last modified by Peter Addicott
  • Circuitworks associate 3D model issue

    Dear all   After associating 3d models, it is not placing exactly. I am unable to find the problem.   I kindly request you to please let me know hot to fix this.   Regards, Adarsha Babu
    Adarsh Babu
    last modified by Adarsh Babu
  • Help with cwDatabase Error Message

    Might anyone here be familiar with the attached cwDatabase error "The database file is locked database is locked" message?  This came up last evening before leaving work when trying to activate the CircuitWorks a...
    Rich Harder
    last modified by Rich Harder
  • In Context References in Components Crash CircuitWorks

    I have to use CircuitWorks Daily. The use of any in-context reference in a component crashes CW. Even if the references are broken, it still crashes CircuitWorks. In some instances where it doesn't crash, it inserts e...
    Ryan Foss
    created by Ryan Foss
  • Circuitworks component library

    I need some help from you about using database library in circuitworks 2014. I have two questions:   1.How can I edit several components at once- components that have the same PART file,   but each have a ...
    Mark Babel
    created by Mark Babel
  • How to disable CircuitWorks Library Component Wizard in solidworks 2015

    How to disable CircuitWorks Library Component Wizard in solidworks 2015
    Alex Oksengendler
    last modified by Alex Oksengendler
  • How to create a simple PCB with SW & Circuitworks

    Hi,   I am trying to create a simple PCB with the following features:   (1) Base board of some thickness (2) One layer of trace/copper strip on top (3) Some plated through holes   I can draw the de...
    Philip Lu
    last modified by Philip Lu
  • Circuitworks Naming Conventions

    Hi,   We have observed the Circuitworks naming convention is different on two different PC even though tool version is 2008 on both PC. When we open the emn file in Circuitworks, it shows component list with pa...
    murali krishna Thavva
    last modified by murali krishna Thavva
  • Table parameters in an array of array

    Table parameters in an array of array !
    Anatol Maslov
    created by Anatol Maslov
  • Where can i get the "Solidworks IDF Modeler" software Trial version?

    I have send the email to Desktop-EDA company requs the trial version, but still no reponse. who can share me the download link for  "Solidworks IDF Modeler" software Trial version? Thank you.
    Jeff Li
    last modified by Jeff Li
  • when i import EACD model from circuitworks to solidworks, and i use bdf file, but there is a problem, there aren't any component appear.

    when i import EACD model from circuitworks to solidworks, and i use bdf file, but there is a problem, there aren't any component appear. see the image below, please help .
    Kyle Jin
    last modified by Kyle Jin
  • CircuitWorks Component Library stalls and won't open

    I'm using SolidWorks 2014 SP2, ePDM 2014 SP2 and have setup my CircuitWorks options per S-043439   I cannot open my CircuitWorks Component Library.  When clicking on CircuitWorks, Component Library, I get t...
    Matt Shedlov
    last modified by Matt Shedlov
  • Holes not showing up and updating files

    I have two issues in CircuitWorks.  I have plated and non-plated holes in my pca.  I select the features when exporting over to CircuitWorks, but CircuitWorks is ignoring those features - regardless of wheth...
    Elise Moss
    created by Elise Moss