• Customize Hole Wizard Standard

    We want to customize Hole wizard in SW and create our own standard for HW. So, I copied one of the standards and placed it in the same place. So far, it has shown good progress. However, I was not able to change the n...
    Soroo Park
    created by Soroo Park
  • SolidWorks File Version upgrade without PDM

    So I've got a large directory of 400,000 SolidWorks files built over the years. Some are back to version 2005 in fact. We haven't touched them in years. We are getting ready to move them into a non-Dassault PDM and it...
    Mark Landin
    last modified by Mark Landin
  • Crusty Old Template File Gotcha

    While working on a thorny problem with EPDM and SW BOMs, I discovered the following in the Knowledge Base:   ================================================================== Solution Id:S-071805 Product:SOLI...
    Jim Sculley
    last modified by Jim Sculley
  • HELP! Taking CPPA Exam and SQL Connection v1.2 does nothing when I give it my credentials!

    I enter the correct Server Name, Database Name and authentication but nothing happens. No error message. Nothing. C'mon SW, do better.   PLEASE HELP!
    Jesse Meiring
    last modified by Jesse Meiring
  • Проблемы с отображением граней модели, с чем может быть связано и как решить эту проблему?

  • how to Move from  SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager 2019 to SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager 2021

    We are currently using SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager 2019 and want to move to SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager 2021 on a different server host, we want to know the step by step procedure preferably wi...
  • DraftSight Enterprise - max idle time of licence

    Hello.   Please, I'm newbie in DraftSight Enterprise community and I have question to others who have more knowledge than me.   We have bought DraftSight Enterprise with concurrent licensing (SolidNetWork ...
    Daniel Raz
    last modified by Daniel Raz
  • Hello! I registered on the site as a hobbyist, received permission to download solidworks, but did not find the license key anywhere. how can i get a license key?

    Hello! I registered on the site as a hobbyist, received permission to download solidworks, but did not find the license key anywhere. how can i get a license key?
    Sergey Go
    last modified by Sergey Go
  • Anyone using IPFS? Any comments, examples or luck using it?

    Anyone using IPFS? Any comments, examples or luck using it? https://ipfs.io https://brave.com
    Paul Salvador
    last modified by Paul Salvador
  • The invite member email is not sending

    In the admin portal, I select "invite member", add an email address, and hit "send invitations". This has been working fine until now. I have three people that aren't receiving their invitation. I've tried several tim...
    Stephen Pisklak
    last modified by Stephen Pisklak
  • I want to know how SolidWorks 2020 sp4 freezes when renting a license using License Manager.

    I want to know as below. SolidWorks 2020 sp4 freezes when renting a license using License Manager. However, SolidWorks works fine with License Manager licenses.
    Yukio Iwano
    last modified by Yukio Iwano
  • ROMANS font hard to see in sketch dims.

    Just upgraded to 2021 SP1 from 2019 SP5 and now the text in our sketch dimensions is hard to see.  See example below.  Anyone know of a fix for this besides changing to a different font?  Any help is mu...
    Brian Sharp
    last modified by Brian Sharp
  • 2021 SP2EV

    I see that 2021 SP2 EV is supposedly available to download. I'm supposedly able to get the EV programs but when I check the downloads area & also check within Solidworks of an update available, there is no SP2 EV ...
    John Lhuillier
    last modified by John Lhuillier
  • 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 ...
    1-98QLGO
    last modified by 1-98QLGO
  • Solidworks 2020 sp3 Crashes upon Opening

    Hey guys,   I cant get this one figured out. Solidworks worked great.  Made my first part. everything seemed fine, then i tried add a chamfer.  And solidworks crashed nothing weird about that right? ...
    Spencer Lee
    last modified by Spencer Lee
  • eDrawingsViewer

    Your registration is delayed  
    Nadiia Rozhyna
    last modified by Nadiia Rozhyna
  • Can't return borrowed licenses

    Today, none of the user on our network could return their borrowed licenses. We al get the error meassage "Could not return the Solidworks [Standard/Professional] license. No such feature exists.". All licenses are sh...
    Martin Malmqvist
    last modified by Martin Malmqvist
  • SW Admin Image. Add multiple machines

    Hello,   I have nearly 60 solidworks installations on the network. till now i was deploying major versions manually, but the number of installations increased greatly throughout last year, so i need to do it aut...
    Eimantas Palevicius
    last modified by Eimantas Palevicius
  • Installation SolidWorks 2020 SP5 fails error code 2

    Hi there, a customer (education) would like to upgrade to SolidWorks 2020 SP5 from 2019 SP04.  The complete package of Solidworks 2019 is installed, so with Electrical.  With the new version they would not ...
    Jan Jansen
    last modified by Jan Jansen
  • how do i find my SR# service requests

    How do I find my Service Requests?
    Jeff Wygum
    last modified by Jeff Wygum