• Windows 10  V1903 for SolidWorks

    Does Windows 10 upgrade 1903 suit SolidWorks 2018-2019?
    Erwann Le Jeune
    created by Erwann Le Jeune
  • Draftsite now only as subscription?

    I was just sent an AutoCAD drawing from a potential customer, and saw that it was created in the student version.  I declined to work with the drawing, saying, they are using a version that doesn't not permit usi...
    Joseph Dunfee
    last modified by Joseph Dunfee
  • PDM Administration Tool: System History User Info is Not Correct

    Administration tool SYSTEM HISTORY   This is just for information only. Perhaps A SolidWorks Representative PDM guy can pipe in.   As the subject states, The System History presented is in error.   T...
    S. Casale
    last modified by S. Casale
  • Folder write permissions

    I'm trying to save a sketch as a lib feature to the weldments profile folder and get an error telling me I don't have permissionto write to this folder. I'm the only user of this machine and my user has admin status. ...
    Peter Hunstein
    last modified by Peter Hunstein
  • slow performance issue- highlighting lines in orange

    Whenever I even briefly hover my mouse cursor over a body part on the list, SW will cycle through all of the lines in that sketch and highlight them orange. I have turned off the dynamic highlighting and indeed the sk...
    Tal Mor
    last modified by Tal Mor
  • Current state of laptop workstations?

    Are laptop workstations good enough now to serve as a desktop replacement today?   I will be splitting my time coming up between our two buildings and I will likely need access to SW at both locations.  My ...
    Gary Garrison
    last modified by Gary Garrison
  • topology study is not licensed... what does that mean? I have premium.

    just like the title states...
    Mike Wyatt
    last modified by Mike Wyatt
  • How long is the SolidWorks free trial period?

    I'm interested in starting a trial of SolidWorks, but being very busy I don't want to start a trial until I can maximize its use. Makes a big difference to my scheduling/planning whether the trail period is 7 days or ...
    Martin Callahan
    last modified by Martin Callahan
  • 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
    last modified by Bruce Balconi
  • Mouse wheel button only works sometimes

    Solidworks 2017 SP3 Logitech M510 The mouse wheel button, that provides the ability to rotate the model, works intermittently.  Zooming in and out works just fine it's only the rotation that is the problem. 
    Dave Marzocchi
    last modified by Dave Marzocchi
  • Solidworks PCB 2019 opening unmanaged projects?

    Quick background. I am not an Electrical Engineer nor have I ever used this application. I am however a computer programmer, so I have experience using SVN and Tortoise SVN. We lost our System Administrator so I am de...
    Jeff Cho
    last modified by Jeff Cho
  • Nvidia drivers security flaw....

    Security Bulletin: NVIDIA GPU Display Driver - August 2019 | NVIDIA    Just in case you have affected drivers.
    Wojciech Paterski
    last modified by Wojciech Paterski
  • how do I print or copy the feature manager to use in another part?

    how do I print or copy the feature manager to use in another part?
    Paul Peterson
    last modified by Paul Peterson
  • Trying to move License Server from Windows 7 computer to VM Server error says two servers are running?

    Trying to move License Server from Windows 7 computer to VM Server error says two servers are running?
    David Debolt
    last modified by David Debolt
  • I have one model that no matter what I do with my display style in either the assembly, or the model it stays displayed as hidden with edges. This is not the first time, or model to do this and the problem appears to be completely random.

    assembly with hidden lines removed. Part MXXXX-00-UN stays shaded with edges both in the assembly, and in the part. There is only one display style set, and that is the default.     I don't have time to r...
    David Sharpe
    last modified by David Sharpe
  • PDM MailService email address

    Can you customize the email address that the PDM MailService uses?   Currently emails come from SOLIDWORKS_PDM@noreply   Because there is no .com or anything at the end these emails always get filtere...
    David Lane
    last modified by David Lane
  • Solidworks 2019 Admin image directing install to wrong folder?

    I set up an Admin Image to install Solidworks 2019 SP3.0, with most users set to uninstall the latest version and perform a new installation in 'C:\Program Files\SOLIDWORKS 2019'.  Users are reporting that the in...
    David Hinners
    last modified by David Hinners
  • Windows explorer does not show the file type, but only "Solidworks Application" can someone help me

    Windows explorer does not show the file type, but only "Solidworks Application" can someone help me
    Pattabi Kakumanu
    last modified by Pattabi Kakumanu
  • Serial number (student version)

    Hi, I accidentally reinstalled Windows 10 because of serious malfunctioning and obviously the serial number of student version is gone, I cannot find it anywhere else.   Email account that used to be registered ...
    Noel Park
    last modified by Noel Park
  • Online license transaction failed

    Hello,   I am using Solidworks Online Licensing on multiple desktops and laptops for a while now. We have a pretty stable internet connection so no problems there, and it is working pretty well. We use Solidwo...
    Gijs Manders
    last modified by Gijs Manders