• Connectors think they are in a PCB

    This is in Solidworks Electrical 2d. I have three PCBs in a drawing in the same "location". Lets say PCB1 and PCB2 both have 20 connectors associated with them. The connectors are clearly subordinate to the PCBs...
    Lynne Toland
    last modified by Lynne Toland
  • Representing device connections on a different page

    So I have a device with numerous connections placed on one particular page, i am drawing circuits to some of these connections such as power but I want to show its other auxiliary connections on a diffe...
    Wayne McAneaney
    last modified by Wayne McAneaney
  • How do I change the grid system for my Schematics?

    I am used to AutoCAD and this is my first project in Solidworks Electrical. I would Like to number my schematics in a similar way but I dont want the Hexagons or Lines.
    Nicholas Nelson
    last modified by Nicholas Nelson
  • circuit information missing from part downloaded from ECP site.

    Hi SWE team, trying to download few parts from ECP site. example a connector. After it was associated to a symbol on line diagram and a cable connected, noticed that circuit information was not there. I could no...
    Roland Yan
    last modified by Roland Yan
  • origin/destination attributes

    Is there a way to display a user text to a origin/destination arrow eg 24V+? so that it automatically shows up on both origin/destination arrows?  While the page cross reference is obviously very useful, if...
    Wayne McAneaney
    last modified by Wayne McAneaney
  • Extended Views in the SQL Expert mode in 2019

    Hi all, I just got a machine up to 2019 and I wanted to experiment with the new views in the Report SQL Expert mode.  Does anyone have more info on this or a quick video explaining how these work?  I see whe...
    Evan Stanek
    last modified by Evan Stanek
  • Splitting a Page into several

    Hi Guys,   We don't have an electrical background and very less experience with the use of SOLID WORKS Electrical.   As part of a university project we have to create a schematic for an existing cabling of...
    Robin Spickers
    last modified by Robin Spickers
  • Terminal Strip Editor:  Terminal Component Type

    I am having some issues with the terminal strip editor.  All of my terminals are coming in as "Reserve Terminals".  Is there a way to change these to Default Terminals and Earth Terminals as necessary? ...
    John Tessandori
    last modified by John Tessandori
  • SolidWorks Electrical PDM connector

    So I understand that the electrical PDM connector is a new tool and still has several kinks to work out. I have been struggling to get everything functioning as we would expect. I have had some success and some fails,...
    Miles Fischer
    created by Miles Fischer
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Electrical Connector

    When SOLIDWORKS 2018 was released, there was a video touting a new way to integrate SW Electrical and PDM.  In the video, there is a SOLIDWORKS PDM tab in the user interface and you could have your projects and l...
    Jim Sculley
    last modified by Jim Sculley
  • Cable Assignment and Labeling

    Hi everybody ; I want to associate the Label W1 with the assigned Cable (W1_2core cable ) .I want to be seen this cable parameters via the LABEL .but ı cannot achieve this. I want to show that parameters on the schem...
    Furkan Ozata
    created by Furkan Ozata
  • Circuit Breaker Symbols

    Hi everybody , I wanna add one symbol for my electrical schematic. This symbol is SF6 gas activated circuit breaker .(24vdc motor controlled) So I m trying to find a symbol in the Component Library . But ı coudnt. So...
    Furkan Ozata
    last modified by Furkan Ozata
  • solidworks electrical wire custom property

    I have following query using Electrical Interface (SWE Premium + 3D Electrical)   1) Multiple 3D Harnesses in single Drawing with same connector.  Creating multiple branch from single harness and any ti...
    Rajeev Mishra
    created by Rajeev Mishra
  • cable drawings

    How do people here do their cable drawings?
    Lynne Toland
    created by Lynne Toland
  • Can I generate BOM report separate by book

    My project consist of two books name as Option 1 and Option 2.     I separate book because I want to create project two configuration(option) by option 2 has motor but option 1 is not.     Th...
    Pongsatorn Sungboonlue
    last modified by Pongsatorn Sungboonlue
  • plc terminal spacing

    Hey folks! I am using the PLC feature in SWE and would love for a way to change the terminal spacing to match my companies grid spacing standard so each terminal on the PLC lines up with a number rung. Currently using...
    Matthew Crouch
    last modified by Matthew Crouch
  • Procedure to connect to ERP Database using SQL Server Connection

    Hello All I am facing an Issue with respect to ERP Database connection when i try to connect using Custom ERP Database (Not the default Solidworks Database) I can connect to the Database, Map Fields and save the set...
    Vineet Upender Reddy
    last modified by Vineet Upender Reddy
  • When going into Detailed Cabling , software locks up. I am going from a Light curtain splitter connector to A Breakout connector I already have made child symbols for Pin outs of 5 pin connector .

    Rufus McAden
    last modified by Rufus McAden
  • Terminal Strip Copy & Multiple Copy

                              Hi everybody , When I try to copy the terminal strip , terminal strip "Short Tag Mark" automatically turn to "Level 2" . I d...
    Furkan Ozata
    last modified by Furkan Ozata
  • Update template with wires from project?

    We have been using Solidworks Electrical 2D for about 3 years. Our wire types in our template is constantly becoming outdated as we add new wires to current projects. I would like to merge those new wire types into my...
    Lynne Toland
    last modified by Lynne Toland