• moved to new vault, how to change the vault that Solidworks PDM Add-in get serial number from?

    Hello,  We have Solidworks 2019SP4 and PDM Pro.  Using Serial number in Soldiworks with the PDM Add-in to get a serial number file name when file saved into vault.  We recently moved to a new vault and...
    Ben Nemec
    last modified by Ben Nemec
  • How to find real ePDM state associate to version

    Good morning, I need to know exactly what status is associated with a particular version of the code or file. Not considering the "Chronology". Is there any other way to get this information? Thank you.
    Ettore Rizzo
    created by Ettore Rizzo
  • How to use GetEnumeratorVariable ?

    How to use GetEnumeratorVariable ? If I want to get variable vaule ,I should be check out files from "GetEnumeratorVariable", but can I have another way to get variable vaule ?? Because I don't want to check out fi...
    ZhongYu Hao
    created by ZhongYu Hao
  • Administration permissions don't carry over to Web2

    We are trying to setup permissions for Web2 users with Web license (not Viewer) and the folder permissions that work in the PDM client do not follow over to Web2. The example being folders that are not visible to clie...
    Nate Kinkley
    created by Nate Kinkley
  • Convert to DWG mulitple sheet output to a single file option is missing

    When we setup to convert slddrw files to PDF, there is an option to combine all sheets into a single file. When we setup to convert slddrw to DWG, this option is missing. Any ideas as to how this can be added?? You...
    Jason Hogue
    last modified by Jason Hogue
  • EPDM error " could not access the item in the database" to attempt check in file.

    How solve this case? I can not load to server.
    Gheorghe Dumitras
    last modified by Gheorghe Dumitras
  • How do i connect Solidworks Manage Client pc to Server from different networks?

    #Hello Guys, I have to connect my Solidworks Manage Client pc to Server located in other region/different network. So i & other side persons can work on the same dashboard. Any reference video/ guide will b...
    Muhammad Osama Siddiqui
    last modified by Muhammad Osama Siddiqui
  • PDM BOM quanties not combining mirrored/pattened parts

    I'm having issues with the PDM generated BOM.  The sub assembly where these components reside show the correct PDM BOM qty but they do not show correctly at the top level asm of the PDM BOM.  When I look at ...
    Ryan Sullivan
    last modified by Ryan Sullivan
  • can not registry PDM add-in using dll

    When I add a add-in which used NPOI.dll .It appears error 
    Jack Kong
    last modified by Jack Kong
  • Exclude parts and assemblies from copy tree based on variable

    There is an old post related to this topic, but I want to start a new, more specific thread.    We are currently implementing PDM professional. We have decided to differentiate between our standard and non ...
    Chad Huleatt
    last modified by Chad Huleatt
  • Solidworks PDM 2018 not getting latest after approval

    For some reason Solidworks PDM is not pulling the latest version of files, and it appears only to happen after a file has been approved.   Part2 created, approved, revision shows "A" in explorer. All good here. ...
    Grant Kirkland
    created by Grant Kirkland
  • Installation project error: project file does not exist. error code {14000}   I can't reinstall it. What should I do?

    기 영 정
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  • PLM software for beginners.

    Dear all,   I want to buy a PLM software. We as a company are new to PLM and have less budget allocated for software. I want to know which PLM software will be good for beginners and some one who has around 250 ...
    Nikhil Chavan
    created by Nikhil Chavan
  • SQL Query to Compare BOMS of Assembly and Revision for different Codes

    Dear All,   can you help me to find a query that compare BOMs of two different assemblies in SolidWorks EPDM?   I would chose the Code of assemblies and the revision.   I would use this query in the ...
    Ettore Rizzo
    last modified by Ettore Rizzo
  • Few Solidworks Files check-in very slow

    Few SolidWorks files check-in is very slow. Same file works quickly with my colleagues.      Graphics driver is compatible.      'HKCU\Software\Solidworks' renamed and restart solidwork...
  • Threadline missing in TIF generated from Solidworks file in PDM conversion process.

    Solidworks fie looks good. TIF generated manually from Solidwork file looks good. Threadline missing in the TIF image generated as per the workflow via Solidworks PDM.   Appreciate yor help at the earliest.
    Chandrakanth Gowda
    last modified by Chandrakanth Gowda
  • Can I access 2017 PDM vault from 2019 PDM?

    Currently we have many production vaults and corresponding server in Solidworks 2017 SP04. For testing purpose we have installed SW 2019 PDM, am not able to login to vaults(SW 2017 Vaults And archive server) Is this...
    Chandrakanth Gowda
    last modified by Chandrakanth Gowda
  • Working with customers who have their own separate PDM vault

    If you use a Solidworks PDM vault, and you have customers who also have their own separate Solidworks PDM vault, how are you getting the two vaults to play nicely together with revisions? I've set up and managed sever...
    Charley Leonard
    last modified by Charley Leonard
  • Opening assembly files from PDM in SpaceClaim?

    The problem: My boss opens and reviews models on a frequent basis using SpaceClaim. There is an option to open files directly from PDM which he would like to do. The problem is SpaceClaim only pulls files that are loc...
    Bobby J. Moore II
    last modified by Bobby J. Moore II
  • PDM options - Anyone try Upchain?

    I'm always looking for cloud based and easy to implement PDM options. I'm waiting for one to hit the tipping point. SolidWorks PDM Standard is not ideal if you work in more than one location. Other than that very imp...
    Brian McEwen
    last modified by Brian McEwen