• Automated spare parts list

    At my company they have requested me to look into an automated spare parts list. It wouldn’t really be automated as the users would still have to check a box in the part card or something of that sort. My concer...
    Joel Koenigsmark
    last modified by Joel Koenigsmark
  • SolidWorks license not returned

    I borrowed a SolidWorks license and then returned it.  I am now not able to check out a license because it says I already have one checked out.  The license server says there are no licenses checked out....
    Peggy Kralewski
    created by Peggy Kralewski
  • SolidWorks/PDM 2018 hotfix list

    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...
    Lars Uhlenhaut
    last modified by Lars Uhlenhaut
  • Student

    Is there any free version for students and how get ı that can you inform me thanks already
    Adem Guelen
    last modified by Adem Guelen
  • SW2020 What's New "Document Coming Soon"

    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...
    Andy Sanders
    last modified by Andy Sanders
  • msi installation rollsback at ~99%

    I'm prepping to deploy solidworks from activedirectory. I have all the prereqs rolling out no problem. I have the main msi and a transform. I stuck it on a policy but it didn't work. Running on a desktop with the comm...
    Andrew Streule
    last modified by Andrew Streule
  • Download still locked after registration

    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...
    James Bailey
    last modified by James Bailey
  • 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
    last modified by Dwight Livingston
  • Can the Report Generator be automated to email a weekly report?

    I'd like to have a weekly report generated from PDM Professsional and emailed to a group of people showing all files in a specific state.  The objective is to provide awareness on stalled efforts.
    Jeffery Kitzman
    last modified by Jeffery Kitzman
  • sheet metal error : feature cannot be unbent after part has been saved.

    I create a sheet metal part, save it, come back a few days later and get the 'cannot be unbent' error. In every case, it chooses one bend out of many. all the bends are the same. The one in the pic is part of four ...
    George C.
    last modified by George C.
  • 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
  • How do i mix standalone and floting licenses?

    How do i mix Solidworks standard standalone license with floating premium license as mentioned in this blog post? https://blogs.solidworks.com/solidworksblog/2017/06/right-standalone-floating-license.html
  • Clicking on Mouse scroll button won't rotate in Solidworks 64bit... drivers needed?

    Just been working on getting Solidworks set up on a M6400 Vista 64bit system and took a bit to get the drivers for bluetooth and my mouse set up right,  but when you click the middle scroll button to rotate the i...
    Andrew Paulsen
    last modified by Andrew Paulsen
  • My solidworks program opens each part in a new session of solidworks

    My solidworks opens a new session of solidworks everytime I open a new part instead of opening it in a new window in the same session I have open.   I went into control panel -> default programs -> set ass...
    Chris Reid
    last modified by Chris Reid
  • HELP! Problem with solidworks pcb services installation

    requires me to install firebird 2.5, after I install the software, the installation manager says again that the software is not on my PC. I tried everything and nothing helps.   the repeating message is...
    Maor Ozana
    last modified by Maor Ozana
  • What Is the ID

      I need PSU's Id# so I can Download The Studet Version of SW 2929
    James Williams
    last modified by James Williams
  • 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
    last modified by Tim Wegner
  • 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
    last modified by Adam Kauffman
  • 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
    last modified by Dave Trower
  • SOLIDWORKS 2020 BETA is COMING

    When SOLIDWORKS 2020 BETA is COMING?   When it is releasing? solidworks beta weloveit solidworks2020beta
    Abhay Sengar
    last modified by Abhay Sengar