• Toolbox and set SolidWorks material

    I'm not having success with setting the material of Toolbox components as they are created. I think it worked at one point yesterday, but now it is not.   I'm creating parts instead of configs. SolidWorks 2020.&...
    Brian McEwen
    last modified by Brian McEwen
  • Hole size changes in Hole Wizard

    Hi,   I have added some customized hole dimensions in the Whole Wizard (M14x1, M16x1, M20x1 and so on), that caused the following issue: when I go to Edit Feature of the existing Whole Wizard element, its size t...
  • Can't configure Toolbox

    Hi everyone, I've just installed Solidworks 2019 (Premium), but I can't seem to configure my Toolbox. It's giving me these errors:   I've checked my Toolbox directory, and it looks correct, but I'm missing som...
    Zhi Xin Koh
    last modified by Zhi Xin Koh
  • Please, in the ToolBox for helical gear generation, theof teeth and spiral angle. This angle that he asks for is radians for example 8.502 or degrees 8º 30 '7 " ? We need to input this value in radians or degrees?

    About gear 
    Sergio Vali
    last modified by Sergio Vali
  • Default Tolerance/Precision Values for Hole Wizard

    I am trying to figure out a way to make the hole wizard as useful as possible by saving the tolerance/precision values somewhere so that they don't have to be edited every time I want to place a new hole. For example,...
    Anthony Limiero
    created by Anthony Limiero
  • Why is SW forcing me to save as read-only toolbox screws separately?

    Whenever I copy-paste or 'mirror' some screws I made with the toolbox Solidworks is forcing me to save those 'read-only' toolbox parts separately... but why? Why do I need to save them separately?      ...
    Valery Volkov
    created by Valery Volkov
  • Parts not being created correctly by toolbox

    Hi, Has anybody had this issue before with toolbox? The parts seem to be right only in the default size:   Socket Head Screw:   The toolbox was in PDM but tried the local library and the problem is the ...
    Rafael Huk Da Cruz
    last modified by Rafael Huk Da Cruz
  • Pitfalls and partial Toolboxing

    After many years of SolidWorks, at my current job I finally have access to the much debated Toolbox. I've only read the tip of the iceberg about the Toolbox, but I think I"m familiar with some of the issues. ...
    Brian McEwen
    last modified by Brian McEwen
  • Next company to take over?

    Hi, how long till SW takes over camnetics.com and absorbs it? I need spiral bevel gears or some fast free gear generator.
    Damir Galic
    created by Damir Galic
  • How to rename a custom toolbox part after it has been used in an assembly?

    I often download 3D models from suppliers like McMaster Carr, and often want to rename the part file name from its default (i.e. oldName.SLDPRT -> newName.SLDPRT). This is typically just so I can find parts easier ...
    Christopher Buckley
    last modified by Christopher Buckley
  • Toolbox custom properties not shown in BOM

    Hello there,   I am trying to customize a simple description property for the toolbox components. I have exported the data to Excel from each group and populated my custom information into the parameter, updated...
    Claudio Stammitti
    last modified by Claudio Stammitti

    Hi,         I created a new bolt with help of Toolbox. I inserted the bolt into my assembly. I saves the assembly and closed.        When i am opening the assem...
    Poornakkumar Palanisamy
    last modified by Poornakkumar Palanisamy
  • Convert Regular part to a toolbox Part?

    HI Guys,   I have made some template parts which exist in our own server library. Some are fasteners, and standard items we build ourselves.   Its a mix of Part and Assembly files.   Some members of ...
    Brian Corbin
    last modified by Brian Corbin
  • Toolbox Incorrectly Sizes Fasteners

    I recently switched to a new computer and switched from SW2011 to SW2012.  Since making the change, I no longer get correctly sized fasteners when I drag and drop them from the Toolbox.    When I drag...
    John Porterfield
    last modified by John Porterfield
  • Adding an assembly into toolbox

    Hi everyone,   There is anyway to add assemblies into Solidworks Toolbox.   Thanks
    Alcides Monteiro
    last modified by Alcides Monteiro
  • Autosizing toolbox components

    Hi everyone. Does anyone try to create a custom component with autosizing (like screws and nuts for example)? I'm having a lot of problem to find informations about it. Thanks in advance
    Andrea Stolfa
    last modified by Andrea Stolfa
  • Missing Keyway in gear

    Noob question.   I'm trying this gear design and when I added the straight bevel gear and mod the parameter, I don't see the option to change the keyway.     I tried to follow one of the instruction...
    Le Dude
    last modified by Le Dude
  • Toolbox Configuration

    I am trying to configure my toolbox. On step 1 - Hole Wizard, I checked and unchecked the boxes for what was needed, but when i try to click on section 2 - Customization, my mouse cursor simply will not allow me to cl...
    Anthony Kindle
    last modified by Anthony Kindle
  • Bug with Hexalobular Socket Pan Head ISO 14583 in SW Toolbox 2016

    Has anyone else encountered this issue that is shown in the following gif? http://gfycat.com/WideeyedUnhappyGreyhounddog I have reinstalled the toolbox and still have had this problem when I resize the part. The ext...
    Daniel Smith
    last modified by Daniel Smith
  • Cannot find Standards database

    If I knew the name of the file I could find it and tell System Options the file location.   Toolbox add-in is active and started.   This is a single user installation.
    John Sutherland
    last modified by John Sutherland