• Specify which monitor for SW windows to appear

    Hello, I'm  running 2 monitors.  I keep the primary display for general things and use the larger, secondary monitor for SW.  Sadly, SW likes to pop up windows on the primary display, rather than on th...
    Powell Barber
    last modified by Powell Barber
  • Can't see PDM files in Windows Explorer

    I can't see any files in PDM folder from Windows Explorer.  From within Solidworks (SW) I can do a File-Open, browse to the PDM folder and see the files fine.  In fact from any Windows program File-Open, I c...
    Mike Childers
    last modified by Mike Childers
  • PDM Admin Guide

    Can I download a copy of the PDM Adimn Guid
    Steven Cates
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  • VPN access to PDM - temporary machine licenses for ipv6 issue.

    If you have VPN access to your server you may find you can't log in to PDM due to no ipv6 support in the PDM license server application. All the pings work it just wont issue a licence over the VPN. Solidworks are is...
    Gordon Rigg
    last modified by Gordon Rigg
  • Batch file doesn't run after Admin Image install

    This topic came up in another discussion, The Missing 5% functionality - All Chapters.  Rather than Take up space in that discussion, I thought I'd branch it off to it's own discussion here.  First, her...
    Tom Helsley
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  • I am unable to configure the text sketch in design table, every time I link the text to Description its not showing only $Empty$ or else no text in same and other configuration

    I am unable to configure the text sketch in design table, every time I link the text to Description its not showing only $Empty$ or else no text in same and other configuration   Please check and give me proper ...
    Anand Nesaragi
    last modified by Anand Nesaragi
  • Suppress EULA Agreements VDI

    Good morning.   I am the VDI system administrator for a university. We currently use Solidworks 2013 in a VMware linked clone VDI environment. We currently have one gold image which is pushed out to a pool that ...
    Randall Brown
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  • Work with a log SolidNetWork License Manager (lmgrd)

    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,...
    Vasilii Redinskii
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  • Stumped: The document does not meet the conditions of any workflow

    I am stumped. I have the vault setup so editors can check things in under projects. However, editors cannot check things into their user directories. I've checked and I have the groups states and transitions setup to ...
    Brent Theobald
    last modified by Brent Theobald
  • Windows explorer does not show the file type, but only "SolidWorks Application"

    Dear community   After installing SW2019, my windows explorer does not show what kind of file type it is (e.g. .STEP, .x_t etc), but only says "SldWorks 2019 Application". Anyone who knows how i can change this...
    Klaus Falk Hansen
    last modified by Klaus Falk Hansen
  • solidworks product activation does not work i have get the response activation:Serial number not entitled to 2020. Please contact your reseller. what should i do

    solidworks product activation does not work i have get the response activation:Serial number not entitled to 2020. Please contact your reseller. what should i do
    Regina Almasry
    last modified by Regina Almasry
  • Solidworks 2019 Installation Error

    Hi,   I am trying to install the 2019 student solid works edition but keep receiving the same error: The Installation Manager encountered an error when creating this registry key.     I am the only ...
    Guy Lawrence
    last modified by Guy Lawrence
  • 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
    last modified by Pete Nelson
  • Why would a company want to have more than one subscription of SW?

    I have to justify our renewal and I was asked a super simple question that blindsided me: "Why would we pay for two if the tech support is all you use? Just use the Premium one when you call"   We aren't lookin...
    Justin Pires
    last modified by Justin Pires
  • can not download solidworks?

    Hi, Used to be able to download Solidworks and Updates, but now there are no links in download?
    Morten Eik
    last modified by Morten Eik
  • preciso un pograma cad,una foto plana convertir en 3D y pograma para mandar al cnc los codigos G"

    preciso un pograma cad,una foto plana convertir en 3D y pograma para mandar al cnc los codigos G"
    Barto Sufa
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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
  • Create a vault view only by modifying the registry?

    Is it possible to create a vault view by only changing/creating the registry values?   If I just create the following key with all the values, is that all that's required? HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\SolidWorks...
    David Lane
    last modified by David Lane
  • How do I share "Custom Materials(ユーザー定義材料)" with others?

    I want to share "Custom Materials" with others easily, please tell us.
    山 川 修 平
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  • Deploy admin image install over VPN

    With the COVID-19 concerns, my company is considering having non essential personal work remotely. Have any of you successfully deployed installs over a VPN connection? The host computer would not be on VPN; however t...
    David Lane
    last modified by David Lane