• Touch Technology & Markups?

    Hello Everyone,   I am currently evaluating new computer hardware for a company with a lot of users. One of the major additions to SolidWorks in recent years is native Markups and we want to implement them. The ...
    Grant Mattis
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  • HELP! Problem with solidworks pcb services installation

    requires me to install firebird 2.5, after I install the software, the installation manager says again that the software is not on my PC. I tried everything and nothing helps.   the repeating message is...
    Maor Ozana
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  • solidworks benchmark test crashing

    I am trying to run the solidworks bechmark test in SW 2018 here is a screenshot that i found on an old unanswered thread of the exact issue i am running into   i have tried enabling read/write on both c:\prog...
    Tim Wegner
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    When SOLIDWORKS 2020 BETA is COMING?   When it is releasing? solidworks beta weloveit solidworks2020beta
    Abhay Sengar
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  • Keep Win 7 (secure) past Jan 14, 2020! New MS announcement

    You may think that your Windows 7 computer isn't broken, and doesn't need replaced. Well, most of us ought to already know that Extended Support ends for Win 7 SP1 on January 14, 2020. This has been printed out and po...
    Tom Gagnon
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  • 64-bit download will not install on 64-bit computer

    I got access to the 2018 student edition through a class. The download link to install SolidWorks says that it is for a Windows 10 64-bit system (which is what I have). However once I download and run the installation...
    Cameron Rogers
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  • Windows 101903 April/May Update

    I recently installed the latest major Windows 10 update (1903 April/May Update.)  Every time I would reboot my computer, Solidworks would re-install itself.    Has anyone else seen this behavior. ...
    Scott Perman
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  • solidworks  electrica在打开工程图后的左侧设计树不见了,如何将左侧的设计数复原回来?

    solidworks electrica在打开工程图后的左侧设计树不见了,如何将左侧的设计数复原回来?寻求帮助!谢谢! The left design tree of solidworks electrica is missing after opening the drawing. How to restore the left design number? Seek help! Thank you!
    斌 荣 吕
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  • Windows 10  V1903 for SolidWorks

    Does Windows 10 upgrade 1903 suit SolidWorks 2018-2019?
    Erwann Le Jeune
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  • Admin image deployment failed

    I am attempting to deploy an admin image of solidworks 2019  when i try to automatically deploy  i get connection failed.
    Bruce Balconi
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  • Nvidia drivers security flaw....

    Security Bulletin: NVIDIA GPU Display Driver - August 2019 | NVIDIA    Just in case you have affected drivers.
    Wojciech Paterski
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  • error loading splash screen vba

    error loading on splash screen, first licensing validation hangup, sometimes vba hangup, or sometimes when applying repair Microsoft c++ error. screens hots attached.  i have uninstalled SW (student version by t...
    Monster Jesse
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  • PDM Server specifications

    We will be upgrading our PDM Server soon. Currently the server is on a 3.5 year old computer. Xeon 24 thread CPU, around 2.4 GHz cpu, 64 GB of ram (probably DDR3), and no GPU besides the integrated graphics.   T...
    David Lane
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  • Anyone using the i7-8700 CPU with SW2019?

    If so, how's it working out for you?  It's 3.2 GHz (4.6 GHz turbo) where the SW specs call for 3.3 minimum.  Any issues?
    Michael Hubbard
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  • System Manufacturer and Model are not recognized even though computer is certified by SW

    Hello,   I recently got a Dell Precision 5530 for work with the NVIDIA Quadro P2000 graphics card and it is certified on SW here: http://www.solidworks.com/pages/services/VideoCardTesting.html   I download...
    Jeanette Numbers
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  • Switching from Standalone License to Network License

    My company has 4 SW users, 3 onsite and 1 offsite, all with Standalone Licenses. The 3 onsite users have SW Professional. The offsite user has SW Premium and SW Flow Simulation, and will be getting SW Composer soon....
    Sarah Dwight
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  • SW experience on Surface PRO 4, Surface Book, MacBook and MacBook Air

    Hello, I have been using SW on MacBook Pro 15" via Bootcamp for years. I am satisfied with the performance. Right now, I am looking for a lighter device.  I am considering to buy one of the four devices listed in...
    Peter Cohen
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  • Windows userser rights on PCs

    Hi all, i got questions about windows user rights on PCs  for "normal" working environment. Is there a list or something in that way from SW that i can send to my IT ? Has someone experience or infor...
    Antonio Cavka
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  • is anybody using an HP Zbook 14?

    I bought an HP Zbook 14 in May 2014. It has a built in  FirePro M4100 graphics card (driver  13.251.1), and is supported by SW.   Whenever I run Solidworks, it hangs, generally within 30 minutes of sta...
    Andrew Michell
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  • What can I do if my Solidworks lagging and there isn't  certified pilote for my graphics card ?

    hello, I just by a MacBook Pro 2018.  I have a windows partition (With bootcamp) so I can download the 2017-2018 Solidworks version. ( school version) I can move the part in 3D without any problem except when I ...
    Damien Wiame
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