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Bushar Al-Zaibaq
before the installing stage, solidworks shows me this message. what should i do?
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Matt Baker
How can I successfully install Solidworks Explorer? I try to click the link to download it and the website pushes me to a different page to login. I login and maneuver to click the download and and the website again pushes me to a different page to login. Repeat indefinitely.
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Shawn Murphy
I would greatly help my organization (I would guess many others as well).  If SolidWorks could provide at least a tentative release date for SolidWorks SP 5.0.  Company CAD Admin do a lot of planning, right?.  This information would help those efforts.
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Richard Weiss
I am currently using a ViewSonic VX2250WM-led (22.5") and it is pretty good. I am not very expert in this area. However, to go a bit bigger there are several questions.  Are the IPS panels markedly better than the standard LCD and LED screens?  And if one can't afford to go up to higher pixel count, is there a practical or optimal size limitation… (Show more)
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Robert Pickeral
All Solidworks 2017 products on clients and server. Add-in: SWPDFTaskAddIn - 2017040084   When a user initiates the workflow action containing the activity to create a PDF of a MS Office document (MS Word) via Task, the user gets this popup: "Do you want to save changes you made to..." This error popup appears on the users PC, or the PC that… (Show more)
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Gordon Rigg
With regard to releasing licences and activating licences - I'm told there is some better functionality in 2018 - some sort of half way to network licencing - this will make our office situation easier currently sharing three licenses between 4 workstations but as one user is part time and in the winter only, we cant justify the cost of network… (Show more)
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Ingvar Magnusson
Is it a possibility to release a  SOLIDWORKS standalone license with command prompt ? If that is the case then it should be a way to release it on every shutdown automatically e.g. with a .bat file ? That´s what I need.   This used to be perfect when there was a home license, but that´s a different story.   I have one Workstation in the office… (Show more)
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Raymond Luo
I can't uninstall or repair SW2017 on my win10 desktop. When I double click setup.exe to active installation window, no response. When I try to uninstall/change from control panel, it popup a window(as attached) about "htmldialog" and freezed. I had tried "frameset.html" from lang/english, can't solve it.
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Cody Zorn
Did you know that Solidworks rescinded the ability to activate your license on two separate machines?  This was super handy when you had a portable laptop and an office computer setup. Or, some call it a "home" license, allowing you to activate at the office and at home.  Now we have to transfer our license between the computers or purchase an… (Show more)
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