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    we need a way to generate number of beds of a pipe in the BOM by using bends not elbows in pipe routing.
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    Ricardo Asencio
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  • Why do I keep getting Boolean error in this vb.net code?

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  • Is it possible to go directly from BOM table in Solidworks to a datatable type in vb.net?

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  • CAM Error 9 and Error 105

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    Zavie Kucer
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  • How to make solidworks command manager button icon transparent?

    I have added some buttons in the command manager and I have added icons of size  20x20, 32x32, 40x40, 64x64, 96x96, 128x128 to each button in command manager. But the icons are not transparent. How to make the tr...
    Mahadev Dharme
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  • How to keep some buttons hide in command manager?

    Hi,   I have added some buttons to the command manager. I want to keep some buttons hide at the time adding. Is there any API present for this?
    Mahadev Dharme
    created by Mahadev Dharme
  • C# Addin : When changing a file state, how to get all versions with their Data Card information of that file ?

    Hello Guys,   Whenever we are changing a file's state how can i get all versions (data card) Or BOMs information version wise in C# Addin ?   Kindly provide the help .   Thanks!
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  • SolidWorks 2020 version, it is not rendering at all.

    I updated to the latest version and now I am unable to render the 3D model. It shows the rendering window for second or two and it goes away. It doesn't render at all. What can I do to fix that? Thank you.
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  • Incompatible solidworks version detected. customtools 2019

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  • How to get a mass value of assembly in the Form of Driveworks Solo

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  • Can not disable add-ins Solidworks 2019

    We just upgraded to 2019 from 2018.  In 2018 I was able to disable all the unused add-ins to save program load time.    To disable unused add-ins (namely CAM), I navigate to Tools=>Add-ins and un-ch...
    Bill Burns
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  • How to add an icon for add-in present Tools/Add-Ins?

    Hi,   I want to add icon for the add-in present in Tools/Add-Ins option. Please refer snapshot for more details. Is there any way to add an icon? Please let me know?
    Mahadev Dharme
    created by Mahadev Dharme
  • inspection compare options

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  • CNC Masters Post Processor

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    Vikram Patel
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  • SolidWorks PDM Add-in Crashes Window

    My C# add-in works, but it kills the Windows Explorer or PDM Search Tool window upon completion.   The add-in is a simple menu command on a single file:    Pull a variable value    REST ...
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  • Solidworks 2018 CAM Error 105

    I'm trying to generate a set of 3 axis toolpaths for a simple 3D surface using Solidworks 2018 CAM.   The process I've used is as follows: 1. Choose 3axis Milling Machine, Set up Stock in the Stock Manager, Ch...
    Ian Kuipers
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  • SolidWorks 2019 crashes when I open parts from Toolbox

    Hello,   Unfortunately, my SolidWorks (2019 SP4) crashes every time I drag and drop parts from the toolbox. Also when I open assemblies, which constist of missing Toolbox parts SolidWorks crashes. I have complet...
    Bernd Schuster
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  • Export model as gltf (for Augmented Reality)

    Hi, for a project I need to export my Solidworks model as gltf (for Augmented Reality). I only have SW 2015 so I cannot export it directly. When I use another programme to convert the model into gltf, the metal finish...
    Merle Bruhn
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  • Why am I getting a connection dot on an unterminated wire?

    I tried mirroring a pattern of wires and that gave me connection dots on "L" shaped wires. So I deleted the mirror. Now trying to redraw but I either get no wire or I get a connect dot on the end (where no wire is con...
    Lynne Toland
    created by Lynne Toland