• Flatten route with splices

    Solidworks seems to keep pushing how great splices are now in the electrical package using 2020; however, I am finding nothing but frustration when it comes to flattening a 3d manufacture and annotation route containi...
    Jason Lieving
    created by Jason Lieving
  • Electrical Routing Shows Only Sketch (But No Wires)

    I have an assembly in which I start a new electrical routing subassembly by clicking "Start at Point."  I then click "Add Point" to add three more C points.  After this, I click "Auto Route" and make the pat...
    John Henrie
    last modified by John Henrie
  • why my wire don't show?

    When I'm doing wiring in my SOLIDWORKS, dragging electric components and do an Auto Route then accept exit the sketch and exit sub-assembly. The wire don not show. what should I do in this matter? please help me.
    James Justin Barrios
    last modified by James Justin Barrios
  • volume

    I am using Routing to build spools of plastic pipes and need to report internal volume of the spool. These spools contain pipes, elbow, reducers, tees, valves etc. Pipe lengths are already calculated and need to be ...
    Serguei Charamko
    created by Serguei Charamko
  • Schedules in Routing

    I am struggling to understand Schedules. In generic sets Schedules are in the configuration names and In $prp@Specification, when I configure template I cannot edit Schedule field and it's automatically filled by stri...
    Patryk Halczak
    last modified by Patryk Halczak
  • Zoom to fit issues

    Am I the only one who has a problem with this setting? I keeps turning itself back on. This is the most useless "feature" in Solidworks and just need to go away. Same goes for inserting a part into a part.  /ran...
    Kyle Taylor
    last modified by Kyle Taylor
  • Adding C point to part disables freeze bar

    Hey, found some bug. Adding routing C point to part, hides freeze bar (deleting returns it) I'm working on heavy files and very useful for me using freeze feature but with C point I simply cannot do this. More wire...
    Alexei Kositsin
    last modified by Alexei Kositsin
  • Please Fix Routing

    I'm losing my damn mind right now. I have a fairly large route that was almost perfect... Well, I had to add in some splits for grooved connections and/or field welds. Now EVERY. Single. Piece... on either side...
    Kyle Taylor
    last modified by Kyle Taylor
  • The missing 5% functionality: Routing

    Here are my suggestions for a new chapter of "The missing 5% functionality": The missing 5% functionality - All Chapters    Database/Settings Management How to select a default Routing Propertie...
    Sandy Scott
    last modified by Sandy Scott
  • Custom Route Assembly

    I built a simple gate valve adding two flanges from the ruoting library and wuth Routing Library Manager tried to make it a custom route assembly. Automatically it selected "assembly junction" (I 'don't know if it is ...
    Stefano Tiburzi
    last modified by Stefano Tiburzi
  • metric pipe

    solidworks routing metric pipe in mm where how to convert to mm      
    Arif Akbas
    last modified by Arif Akbas
  • Is there any default settings which can make the notes without leaders?

    Every time when I flattened the route to make the drawing, the dimensions of the wire length were shown with leaders, so I changed the leader style under NOTES to "No Leader" manually and then saved, but all the leade...
    Alex Li
    last modified by Alex Li
  • How mate flanges in a route

    Hello everyone, maybe it has been asked in the past or it is a silly thing to search for but I'd lke to know if someone know hot to disjoint or unmate two flanges in a route assembly. I found myself in this bizarre s...
    Simone Stampatori
    last modified by Simone Stampatori
  • Tube Part extends past Cpoint after closeing route editor

    I have SW 2016 Premium Routing.   Once finish editing a route and close the editor, the tube part that SW creates ends up being longer than the point to point distance I define in my Route Sketch.   This m...
    Matt M.
    last modified by Matt M.
  • piping and routing database

    The  piping and routing database has the following columns Type Subtype Skey Filename Config name Size Path Schedule Class Part number (=utterly identical to Config name, so your guess is as good as min...
    Peter De Vlieger
    last modified by Peter De Vlieger
  • My Custom Tubing Elbow Disappears after I select "Add Fitting"

    Firstly, maybe someone can tell me - why are there not any Compression Tube Fitting elbows in the default routing library. For example a 90degree Parker Ferulok compression tube fitting. They have T's but no tubing el...
    Matt M.
    last modified by Matt M.
  • how do you add a pipe branch without having a flange

    Hi,   I am trying to model the attached image using routing but when looking to create the pipe branches that come off, I am unable to find a way to create them without having the flanges. These are not through...
    Wayne Price
    last modified by Wayne Price
  • Properties of Cables in Solidworks Routing

    So we are trying to use the "Link to Property" option on a note to link certain notes to routing properties. However, It appears that the routing properties aren't stored in the property tabs of the parts like other p...
    Eddie Pellegrin
    last modified by Eddie Pellegrin
  • route properties template

    Does anyone have any in depth information about it ?   To be very specific, I'm talking about the Route Properties Template that one can find when going into Routing Lbrary Manager and selecting Routing Properti...
    Peter De Vlieger
    last modified by Peter De Vlieger
  • FOF dimensioning issue

    The more I'm trying to use FOF dimensioning the more I seem to notice that it has limitations.   Namely in my experience you'll see things going awry if you happen to use a dimension from one face of flange to a...
    Peter De Vlieger
    last modified by Peter De Vlieger