• Deploying SOLIDWORKS add-ins (installer)

    Hi,   I have put together several detailed articles which explain the options of deploying and upgrading the applications for SOLIDWORKS (add-ins and stand-alones) to the clients. Take a look at this article her...
    Artem Taturevych
    last modified by Artem Taturevych
  • SaveAs for PDF hangs forever if file preview active in EPDM vault

    SOLIDWORKS/EPDM 2017 SP5     Here is a simple test macro: using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks; using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst; using System.Runtime.InteropServices; namespace SaveAsHangBug.csproj {  &...
    Jim Sculley
    last modified by Jim Sculley
  • Show multiple bubble tips in graphics area

    I am looking to show the value in bubble tip when mouse over on graphics area in my add-in.  Tried by using ShowBubbleTooltipAt but it will show only one bubble tip at a time. How to show multiple ...
    Laxman Warpe
    last modified by Laxman Warpe
  • Property manager not showing on addComponent

    I try to add my smart component using the addComponents it opens the component correctly but i'm unable to see the property manger or edit the part/assembly option:     // Then add the component to the vi...
    None None
    created by None None
  • How to change feature tree commands language with solidworks free macro?

    Hi, If you have a lot of  parts and have to change language, you will use this macro. If you want more information, watch video. If you need macro, you can download  and use it as free.   Youtube: 008...
    Teyfik Eren Erez
    last modified by Teyfik Eren Erez
  • MyToolbar - custom macro library manager

    Hi,   MyToolbar is a free and open source add-in for SOLIDWORKS which allows to manage all your macro library in one single place. It also suports multi-user environment where all the macros, icons and configura...
    Artem Taturevych
    last modified by Artem Taturevych
  • Create note attached to cursor  MACRO?

    I'm trying to write a macro that creates a note, but I don't want to define a position. I want the note to be attached to the cursor for the user to place it where they want (just like if they were inserting a note ma...
    Zheng As
    last modified by Zheng As
  • How many lengths of material to order? Here's a macro to answer!

    You've drawn a weldment and are wondering how many lengths of steel to order? Solidworks gives you the total length - but that doesn't really help most of the time.   I've written this macro which you run again...
    Simon Rafferty
    last modified by Simon Rafferty
  • Sorting Materials in c#

    Hi, I have seen some post complaining on the impossibility to sort the material database by name. As I'm learning the c# I've make a little code to sort the database that I want to share with you. It seems to work ...
    Jerome De San Nicolás
    last modified by Jerome De San Nicolás
  • Revised macro to hide planes, sketches and other reference features

    This is a .NET macro to hide reference features. For example, say you need to use planes in an assembly. So you turn on the planes view and now you will get all the planes from all the sub-assemblies and parts as well...
    Bill Florac
    last modified by Bill Florac
  • Hide Dimension/Extension Line of one side

    When lines get cluttered on drawings, sometimes drafters will hide one side of dimension and extension lines. For myself, I have encountered a lot of drawings involving half sections or cropped section views, where u...
    Leonis Wong
    created by Leonis Wong
  • TEE Macro | Free Solidworks Add-in

    Hi everyone, I would you like to share my free add-in. You can find all how to use video in my youtube channel.   You can look at first video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZYbu-BViN0&list=PLMlEHqHQA4DNU...
    Teyfik Eren Erez
    last modified by Teyfik Eren Erez
  • Save .JPG with serial

    Hello. I've written a little macro that lets you save your .jpg files with serial numbers up to 99. I hope you like it.   Option Explicit Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2 Dim sav...
    Martin Metodiev
    created by Martin Metodiev
  • How to select all contour on surface with Solidworks free macro?

    Hi, I share new macro about select contour. If you want more information, watch video and download my macro and use it as free. Video: 015-Solidworks select all contour on surface macro 2 - YouTube Macro link: co...
    Teyfik Eren Erez
    last modified by Teyfik Eren Erez
  • Introduction of SwEx Framework for advanced development of SOLIDWORKS add-ins

    SwEx is a free and open-source framework which is designed to simplify development of SOLIDWORKS add-ins in .NET (C# and VB.NET). Frameworks hides the complexity and allows developing robust solutions which are scalab...
    Artem Taturevych
    last modified by Artem Taturevych
  • Developing From Scratch: Issues Manager

    Hi,   I will be publishing a series of video tutorials for developing applications for SOLIDWORKS (add-ins, macros, stand-alone) from scratch.   I will start with a first tutorial for creating SOLIDWORKS a...
    Artem Taturevych
    created by Artem Taturevych
  • Sheetmetal Cutlist Properties Macro

    Arif Akbas
    last modified by Arif Akbas
  • SOLIDWORKS Macro: Open Model From Active Drawing

    Macro to open/activate part/assembly model from current active drawing similar to open part/assembly option when you click on a view. The macro will open model being referenced by first view. Download here
    Deepak Gupta
    last modified by Deepak Gupta
  • Correct part numbers and descriptions from Excel list of files

    I'm looking for a way to correct descriptions on several thousand toolbox parts in our copied parts folder.  Over the past 13 years toolbox we've had many issues with toolbox and I'm on a mission to clean the fil...
    Tom Strohscher
    last modified by Tom Strohscher
  • PDF Macro Pulling Info from Config Specific Property

    So I've been working on this for the last 2 days and can't seem to find the information anywhere.  All the Macros I have found online seem to pull the "Revision" from the Custom Properties of the part.  My m...
    Michael Konyak
    last modified by Michael Konyak