Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. I wanted to start a new thread where we can collect some of the craziest messages that we get when working with solidworks. Please try to insert the image into the text using the insert image button. Also, try not to ... Hi, colleagues! A few months ago, our company had a problem: lack of licenses. I’ve decided to analyze how long employees have been using the license. I’ve begun to read forums and search for information,... I just got a hotfix from our VAR that solved our PDM problem. I was not aware of the existance of this hotfix, since it was not listet on the SW customer portal or knowledge base. That was not the first time, that I g... I usually go to the customer portal and the admin guides section to download the latest "What's New" pdf before installing. 2020 has been released for a little while now, but this is what you get in the custom... Has anybody else had an issue where you register your Solidworks education but the downloads page is still locked? I've tried to register it multiple times and every time it says my product is now registered by my dow... I am in the process of searching for a new VAR and am unsure where to start. Our current VAR has been unresponsive on multiple occasions and has not been providing the support I'd like to see. We are in the Ne... When installing SolidWorks on one workstation, it installs
fine, but when opening SolidWorks the Windows Installer pops up
saying " Please wait while Windows configures SolidWorks".
Eventually SolidWorks will open, bu... 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... I have been getting some Solidworks and Windows File Explorer crashes recently, and when looking in the Event Viewer, I see entries: Connect to server 'localhost'Failed:(null)The owner SID on a per-user subscr... Does Windows 10 upgrade 1903 suit SolidWorks 2018-2019? I wanted to do a clean install of SW today. I found several guides online that talk about removing a bunch of stuff like Visual C++, .NET framework, Bonjour, etc. I started looking at doing it but got sp... When I try to open the Downloads site this morning, I am greeted with this: Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer. Is it just me? I'm not sure if this is a fault error message I got SW crashed. Run SW again and got this error message (don't think another session running???) I am attempting to install the new Creo add-in to our vault. There is an x64 and x86 version that need to be added to the vault. The method for adding the add-ins to the vault is to right click, new add-in, and select... This will hopefully save some fellow CAD Admins and users headaches, since a lot of these details aren't well documented and only learned through trial & error. Our particular installation scenario is for ... I am a new engineer at a factory and our company want to purchase a new simulation software. Our maneger ask me to compare the software and discuss with the accounting department. Then they will buy for us. I found th... While working on a thorny problem with EPDM and SW BOMs, I discovered the following in the Knowledge Base: ================================================================== Solution Id:S-071805 Product:SOLI... Just wondering if you guys had a list of tips to speed up admin image installs. I am having clients install from an admin image located on a server, and they are installing by clicking the HTA link over the network. I... I have been trolling the forums and there appears to be a lot of confusion on how to install SolidWorks with SCCM 2012. SolidWorks has not provided much documentation on how to do this and I struggled through it... Dear Forum, My background installer isn't working. I'm trying to update to 2019 from 2018 SP 2.0. I've downloaded the SolidWorksSetup.exe file to my desktop. Where do I save the expanded files to? Or how do I ...