• 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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  • Your favorite Solidworks error messages

    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 ...
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  • Save Lists of Files with Performance Evaluation

    There's an option (in SW2018) to save a performance evaluation, but the "Show These Files" links don't work when you open the saved HTML file. Is there a way to save and view these lists?   Thanks   Dwight
    Dwight Livingston
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  • solidworks benchmark test crashing

    I am trying to run the solidworks bechmark test in SW 2018 here is a screenshot that i found on an old unanswered thread of the exact issue i am running into   i have tried enabling read/write on both c:\prog...
    Tim Wegner
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  • SW 2019 SP4.0 Admin Image Install fails instantly, no error

    I normally use admin install images but I can't get it to work with 2019 SP4.0 The install window pops up and then disappears right away without making any progress. No error and no install log in the admin image dir...
    Adam Kauffman
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  • How much Time is spent on pdm administration

    How much time would an administrator spend on pdm implementation and migration during a work day/week?
    Dave Trower
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    When SOLIDWORKS 2020 BETA is COMING?   When it is releasing? solidworks beta weloveit solidworks2020beta
    Abhay Sengar
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  • VAR Recommendations

    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...
    Andrew Paino
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  • Cannot install Solidworks. "Select your toolbox installation method"

    Hi.   I'm trying to install Solidworks as a student and everything goes well until I try to press the download and install button, it's greyed out. I've added a picture so you all can see the problem. Does anybo...
    Max Andersson
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  • Install Probem configuring SolidWorks

    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...
    Kurt Rebarchek
    last modified by Kurt Rebarchek
  • Reset client settings tied to admin image settings administrator

    Having an issue on a client machine. Using default settings the problem in not present.   Support tech from my var says resetting the registry will fix the problem, he says it will break the link to th...
    David Lane
    created by David Lane
  • Keep Win 7 (secure) past Jan 14, 2020! New MS announcement

    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...
    Tom Gagnon
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  • SolidWorks 2019 Admin Image Never Completes Install

    We just upgraded from SolidWorks 2018 SP5 to SolidWorks 2019 SP3 and after upgrading our Admin Image, I cannot get a install to complete, or "Install Successfully". I have selected SolidWorks, SolidWorks Explorer, Sol...
    Josh Houston
    created by Josh Houston
  • "Delayed in State" notifications being sent incorrectly

    Hi,   We currently use the "Delayed in State" functionality to send notifications in the usual fashion.   We've recently started having notifications sent for files that are no longer delayed.  I.e. f...
    Unspecified Unspecified
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  • 64-bit download will not install on 64-bit computer

    I got access to the 2018 student edition through a class. The download link to install SolidWorks says that it is for a Windows 10 64-bit system (which is what I have). However once I download and run the installation...
    Cameron Rogers
    last modified by Cameron Rogers
  • Solidworks License Server in Linux (Centos)

    Hi,   I want to install Solidworks Network License manager on Linux (Centos). Solidwork will work in Windows but License manager will run on Linux. Can somebody send me the procedure for installing License Manag...
    Burak Kelleci
    last modified by Burak Kelleci
  • How to check if a user changed it's password

    We are going to implement a more strict password policy in PDM. Since there is no option to force users in changing their PDM password I would like to have a check if users changed their password. Is it pos...
    Mark-Jan Wondergem
    last modified by Mark-Jan Wondergem
  • 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
  • Problème d'affichage d'image lors de la conversion d'un fichier solidworks en pdf

    Bonjour,   J'utilise solidworks 2018 et lorsque je veux enregistrer mon fichier solidworks en pdf par exemple, lorsque j'ouvre le pdf qui est généré, des images ne s'affichent plus. le m&eci...
    Stephane Aubineau
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  • I'm encountring this error again and again while installing solidworks 2018 ? Any one has a solution for it? Error: register_i386_SldShellExtServerExe.

     Any one has a solution for it? Error: register_i386_SldShellExtServerExe. How to resolve this error?
    Ahmed Raza
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