• #TASK not working. Task sheduler "failed to run solidworks".

    Have been trying for a long time to get this to work correctly again. I'm using SW2017  (win 10) at work, and have been using #task for mass updating properties on drawings and pdf export. Recently I have ...
    Osmund Faremo
    last modified by Osmund Faremo
  • Does this forum have a #TASK thread?

    My company recently deployed #TASK to help with our SolidWorks rollout. There doesn't seem to be any community on the #TASK site, so I was wondering if we had a space here to discuss/to ask questions about the program...
    Kevin Gruscinski
    last modified by Kevin Gruscinski
  • Task Scheduler = mostly a toy ?

    Task scheduler was brought to my attention by some post here on the forum.   When I started to check it out and was thinking  WOW, this will be great. " "CAD productivity software for carrying out tasks" B...
    Peter De Vlieger
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  • SolidWorks TASK Issues

    We are using SolidWorks 2014. In Solidworks I can use SaveAs to save a multisheet drawing to a single multisheet DWG file. However, when I use the TASK Scheduler to do this to a group of files the multisheet files are...
    Peter Biggert
    last modified by Peter Biggert
  • Batch export STEP AP214 rather than AP204

    Morning again everyone, I played around with #TASK yesterday and managed to export over 100 STEP files from a single Assembly file using the configuration names as the save name and it worked brilliantly (although I ...
    Dylan Sinclair
    created by Dylan Sinclair
  • Task Scheduler not printing or converting to PDF

    We have used task scheduler for batch printing and converting drawings to PDF in the past and it was working for us a few months ago, but it isn't working right now. I'm on SolidWorks 2017 SP3.0 and we are just about ...
    B. Watkins
    last modified by B. Watkins
  • Solidworks Task Scheduler "Failed to run SOLIDWORKS"

    Howdy All,   Currently I've been tasked with converting all our solidworks drawings to pdf's so i can hyperlink them to our excel standards index (we're making pdf's so people without solidworks can reference). ...
    Ryan Anderson
    last modified by Ryan Anderson
  • Can I use the Task Scheduler to initiate a workflow in EPDM

    Can I use the Task Scheduler to initiate a workflow in EPDM
    Damon Stocker
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  • task scheduler tasks all fail unexpectedly

    Whenever I try to run import or export tasks in task scheduler, I get a similar output to below. I can open the file from solidworks and everything works fine, so it's not an issue with the step file. How can I solve ...
    Malcolm Maude
    last modified by Malcolm Maude
  • TRYING TO BATCH EXPORT DRAWING TO PDF FORMAT

    I am trying to use the Scheduler to export all my drawing to PDF. I update all my solidworks drawing and everything looks great in solidworks. I then run the Task Scheduler to export the pdf files and it runs. I th...
    Greg Marz
    last modified by Greg Marz
  • TASK Scheduler Failed Unexpectedly while, I was Trying to create drawings for Parts and Assemblies.

    I was Trying to create drawings for some parts and subassemblies by using Solidworks Task Scheduler. But It doesn't work properly. Only Half the parts drawing has been made by Task Scheduler & rest of them remains...
    Puneet Bharti
    created by Puneet Bharti
  • #Task "Failed to Obtain a License of Solidworks Task Scheduler"

    I am running a SW 2017 Standard License and tried to use #Task to batch convert a bunch of .sldprt files to .step and I got the following error:   Failed to Obtain a License of Solidworks Task Scheduler "Could ...
    Joseph Walden
    last modified by Joseph Walden
  • task scheduler stops after solidworks crash

    If solidworks crashes task scheduler will not be able to close the program and it hangs on this.     Does anyone know a way to force close the program. and continue the task?
    Jovian Wysocki
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  • TASK#

    Hi,   Just started using task# for bulk saving PDF'S etc, for creating drawings can you add your own template. I have created drawings with it but not the right template, could swop the sheet format but if coul...
    Frank Ahenny
    last modified by Frank Ahenny
  • Custom properties

    Hi,   I want to update some custom properties to a folder, I normally add properties to a template but need some extra ones that weren't on the part template, when I use task scheduler I just don't get the drop...
    Frank Ahenny
    last modified by Frank Ahenny
  • How to check version of Solidworks files?

    I was updating my CAD database from 2016 to 2018 with task scheduler and it got through all our files in about two days. 25000 files. Then I checked the status and about 300 files were "Failed to open in Solidworks" ...
    Grega Jerin
    last modified by Grega Jerin
  • Task Scheduler adding info to Printed files

    If I use Task Scheduler to print files, each sheet comes out of the printer with an added note centered on the bottom of the drawing. It will say the sheet number in that drawing, but then specify it's only of 1. IE: ...
    Philip Blair
    created by Philip Blair
  • How do I remove the "space" from a formula generated DriveWorksXpress filename?

    For example: XX YY.sldprt, where X=fixed and Y=programmed variable text.  DriveWorksXpress adds a space between, but there is no space in the formula: =CONCATENATE("X" ,DOORMATERIAL ,"-",HEIGHT, LENGTH )
    Eric Fivecoats
    last modified by Eric Fivecoats
  • How to 'bind' the add-in call to the button on the file card?

    Hello, I'm trying to 'bind' the add-in call to the button on the file card. The menu version of the add-in works fine, however, when I'm trying to make a call that add-in through the button click, nothing happens. Did...
    Boris Zybin
    last modified by Boris Zybin
  • Task Scheduler - Printing uses a separate window for each print

    Ever since we updated to 2017 Solidworks we've had an issue with printing using task scheduler. Solidworks no longer wants to print all drawing from the same Solidworks instance.   When using the task scheduler ...
    Mark Buhler
    last modified by Mark Buhler