• Why aren't there Part tabs? an easy way to navigate between parts opened

    please tell me there is a way
    Beau Martin
    last modified by Beau Martin
  • no rights to get latest or attached version

    One of the users in my organization is having a problem using "Get Latest Version" on one of the template files in our PDM Vault.  When he tries to get latest, he receives the warning message "no rights to get la...
    Matthew Sosa
    last modified by Matthew Sosa
  • Changing PDM Background right-click submenu

    HI,   Is it possible to remove some content from a PDM right-click submenu?   Specifically, we have our PDM background right-click menu set up so that users can create new files, the "New" submenu then con...
  • Can PDM Groups be created with sub groups, or is it limited to a single level?

    Id like to create groups within PDM to mirror an org chart to help make managing/identifying/and finding) users easier.  Can PDM create multiple levels, or is it limited to just a single level of groups?
    Pete Nelson
    last modified by Pete Nelson
  • Windows 10  V1903 for SolidWorks

    Does Windows 10 upgrade 1903 suit SolidWorks 2018-2019?
    Erwann Le Jeune
    last modified by Erwann Le Jeune
  • 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
  • Installation Manager won't let me change Toolbox options during update

    When trying to update SolidWorks I frequently run in to this problem. Only solution I have found is to copy the Toolbox from the server to my local machine, and then change the toolbox settings in SolidWorks to this l...
    Per Engberg
    last modified by Per Engberg
  • Clean reinstall question regarding removing .Net framework, Visual C++, etc

    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...
    Andy Sanders
    last modified by Andy Sanders
  • Software OpenGL

    Hi All,   For good performance, someone advised to select the Use Software OpenGL under System Options/Performance/Use Software OpenGL. But Software OpenGL is greyed out in my Solidworks and I cannot do any chan...
    Lakhvinder Singh
    last modified by Lakhvinder Singh
  • 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
  • Software/website used to broadcast training information

    At my company we have a team of SolidWorks trainers and we regularly create how to/best practices documents for the rest of the Engineering department.     I am trying to find good software/website to ...
    Eric Schwieterman
    last modified by Eric Schwieterman
  • Problems with Download Site

    When I try to open the Downloads site this morning, I am greeted with this:     Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer.  Is it just me?
    Jim Sculley
    last modified by Jim Sculley
  • vcruntime140:00004462

    Solid Works öffnet sich und stürzt sofort ab
    Michael Nerlich
    last modified by Michael Nerlich
  • Installation Files Needed - SW2014

    We are still using SW2014 SP5. And we are using Workgroup PDM. Our network license manager and our PDM Vault are served from the slowest & oldest PC in the office. The ownership has finally decided to move th...
    Daen Hendrickson
    last modified by Daen Hendrickson
  • FLEXIm version of client newer than server

    error when launching solidworks education addition : could not obtain a license for SOLIDWORKS standard. FLEXIm version of client newer than server
    Bobby Browne
    last modified by Bobby Browne
  • solidworks standard

    How do I download trial version of solidworks standard 2019? Thank you
    Jegan Selvarajah
    last modified by Jegan Selvarajah
  • EPDM Search for e-drawings properties. Data cards in PDM are not filled in. e-drawings show properties of the file. Anyone know how to search e-drawings properties?

    Data cards in PDM are not filled in. e-drawings show properties of the file. Anyone know how to search e-drawings properties?
    Eduardo Franco
    created by Eduardo Franco
  • Completely uninstall PDM Standard

    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...
    Steve Rauenbuehler
    last modified by Steve Rauenbuehler
  • 我用2019年版本的SOLIDWORK   請問當我把STEP轉檔後要輸入診斷   輸入診斷做完後卻沒有自動修補的ICON   說要解除解除連結   請問在哪可以解除連結 ?

    曉 陽 張
    last modified by 曉 陽 張
  • 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