• Performance evaluation rebuild time is far off by a factor of 4-100 times

    Hi,   My parts takes for ever to rebuild.. And it has been so for years and on at least 2 different high-end computers, currently I7@5GHZ, nvme m.2 raid-0, Quadro P4000 etc ... Im using every design trick in the...
    Peter Persson
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  • How to automate a Qty. of "AS REQ" for bulk items in the Computed PDM BOM

    We are currently using SWx 2020 SP2 with PDM Standard at my company. Up until this point we have been using PDM as a library strictly for check in/out purposes. I am now trying to get us up to speed utilizing more PDM...
    Marco Pocoroba
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  • does anyone use a Solidworks Monitoring software?

    i have been looking for a software that can tell me how much/ how many of our Solidworks licenses we are using. is there anything like that out there? 
    Tom Puttkammer
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  • CAD Admin Dashboard Not Updating

    Hello, Two weeks ago at 3DEXPERIENCE World 2020 the Cad Admin Dashboard was promoted in several presentations, so  I was excited to get back to work and try it again, as we had tried to use it previously bu...
    Pete Nelson
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  • SolidWorks for remote access via application virtualization products like VMWare Thinapp or Microsoft App-V?

    Are there any instructions or recommendations for deploying SolidWorks for remote access via application virtualization products like VMWare Thinapp or Microsoft App-V?
    Nmt Tcc
    created by Nmt Tcc
  • Split tunnel VPN access to PDM - for working from home due to Coronavirus?

    Hi As a potential contingency, we are looking at getting the CAD users to from home and to access the PDM pro and network licences via VPN. We don't have particularly fast internet access at our place of work, sadly...
    John Layne
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  • License Report Tool

    Hi all,   As the SNL log file is difficult to read and organize. So, I have just developed a free license report tool to help Company to analysis the license utilization status in real time mode. It is still in...
    Win Lai
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  • 3DEXPERIENCE 2020 Breakout sessions download link?

    Where can I download the 3D EXperience 2020 breakout sessions ( PPT and Videos) . Require download link.   Regards, Richie MORE
    Richie More
    created by Richie More
  • Why can't I disable software open gl in 2020 solidworks?

    Just upgraded t 2020 and see that Software Open Gl is active but greyed out so I can not turn it off. I run an Nvidia P2000 which is fully supported and have the recommended driver set. Any clue how to correct this?
    John Snodgrass
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  • Solidworks gets stuck at the loading page with the text “loading registry” . I’ve uninstalled and re-installed Solidworks, but the loading page is still stuck on “loading registry”.

    Solidworks gets stuck at the loading page with the text “loading registry” (See image below). I’ve uninstalled and re-installed Solidworks, but the loading page is still stuck on “loading regis...
    Pradeep Nayak
    last modified by Pradeep Nayak
  • solidworks2019/2020 can use nvidia Maximus ?

    Hello, I'm using Quadro k4000 SolidWorks version 2019. When I open the large assembly, the software will become very stuck and cannot edit parts. Can I purchase Tesla K20 for upgrading, whether SolidWorks supports NVI...
    Eric break
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  • Benchmark-Test for PDM-Professional

    Hello fellow sufferers, has anyone ever heard something about a Benchmark-Test for PDM-Professional?   Cheers Mario
    Mario Zahren
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  • recommended driver version for P4000

    What is the recommended/tested  version of Nvidia Driver version of P4000 for Solidworks 2020. version 430 and 441 both shows as not tested under Solidworks Fx Diagnostics.
    Hayden Droog
    last modified by Hayden Droog
  • PDM Pro server HW req'mts

    Hi Guys, I realize there have already been a few threads regarding this, but our situation might be a bit more scaled than others.  We are implementing PDM Pro in several locations (5 sites, 1 in the US, 2 in the...
    Michael Plati
    last modified by Michael Plati
  • Solidworks Installation Manager Blank(problem)

    My solidworks installation manager is blank.It comes with a message that " a previous installation" is lacking something like that!!Wi have tried many things .Can anyone give me a solution to this problem?(i am trying...
    Jillur Rahman
    last modified by Jillur Rahman
  • How to read SolidWorks Performance Log?

    Is there a manual or explanation how to read the SolidWorks performance log file? I haven't found anything neither in the KB nor on the web.
    Lars Uhlenhaut
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  • Autodesk Inventor and Solidworks - comparison

    I have received a job invitation to the company which uses Inventor. Being only a SW user, I have decided to make myself an investigation of this program before the interview, as since now I have only formed my opinio...
    Ben D.
    last modified by Ben D.
  • Mobile workstation advice please

    Hello I am hoping someone can give me some advice regarding the purchase of a secondhand mobile workstation for using Solidworks at home. I have a very limited budget and have looked to find the best system i can affo...
    Robert Peek
    last modified by Robert Peek
  • ?unrestricted trial?

    is there a way to get "SOLIDWORKS" trial software, where i can bench non supported GPUs. like: GTX 970 4GB ddr5 R9-280x 3Gb ddr5 GTX 1050ti 4gb ddr5 GTX 1070 8gb ddr5 GTX 1060 6gb ddr5
    Stein Nowicki
    last modified by Stein Nowicki
  • Moving all settings files, templates, databases to a network location

    Hello All,   This is my first post on the users forum, I've posted questions on the SolidWorks subreddit previously but wanted to include the information here to help build a solid foundation of users and best p...
    Ari Tepper
    last modified by Ari Tepper