• Change subject line in Notification Emails

    I want to change the subject line of the notification emails for state changes.  Right now the subject is always: "Documents have changed state" I want to put the file name of the file changing state in the subj...
    Brian Padelford
    last modified by Brian Padelford
  • create a hyperlink for Excel

    I'm looking for a PDM add-in that will allow me to create and paste a hyperlink into Excel that will open PDF file from the vault. I found one (SWPDM2017_CopyShortcut_Addin.cex) but this just takes me t...
    Dave Stevens
    last modified by Dave Stevens
  • Is anyone running PDM Standard on Amazon AWS

    Hi, Im trying to setup a PDM Standard and use Amazon AWS-SQL Server as the server for the vault. Is anyone doing this? If so can you share how you set this up.   Thanks
    Pawel Mosiewicz
    last modified by Pawel Mosiewicz
  • PDM makes SolidWorks slow over VPN

    We are still using SolidWorks EPDM 2019, and of course thanks to COVID we are mostly working from home.  It's a small company with only 6 ENG, but we have a good fast upload connection to our office.  Despit...
    John Huntington
    last modified by John Huntington
  • Web2 server web.config limit download

    Hello everyone.   I am needing help on disabling the download button for select groups.  I have been in contact with my VAR on this, but the lines of code they told me is not working.  The lady said th...
    Kyle Blough
    last modified by Kyle Blough
  • SW PDM SEARCH doesn't show files type icons

    Hello!    I have some really annoying issues using SOLIDWORKS PDM SEARCH. For some reason, my PDM SERACH software doesn't show the differents files icons (part, assembly or drawing) when i search for&#...
    Rafael Freitas Povoa
    last modified by Rafael Freitas Povoa
  • Open Check Out multiple documents

    Hi everybody!   Right now I'm using Solidworks PDM 2017 and I would like to Open / Check Out multiple files to migrate them to PDM 2019. Is there any way to easily save for example all .SLDPRT documents fro...
    Gabor Fekete
    last modified by Gabor Fekete
  • Task Add-in: Add "view pdf after saving" functionality

    We have recently setup the Convert to pdf task add-in in PDMPro to generate pdf's of drawing files upon state transition. All works perfectly fine, just the default task add-in.    We have a lot of legacy ...
    Nick Tzallas
    last modified by Nick Tzallas
  • Is there a way to use "Set Revision" with out having State set to increment by 1?

    I have the need to use the "Set Revision" tool in PDM, a lot for the near future, as admin user.  Regular users do not have permission to Set Revision.  The current value of the revision counter and/or what'...
    Ben Nemec
    last modified by Ben Nemec
  • automate creation of composer files

    Does anyone have a task or method to automate the creation of composer files? We are adding composer to our workflow and I'm looking for a way to enforce naming conventions. The ideal would be to trigger a task on r...
    Joep Verhoeven
    last modified by Joep Verhoeven
  • PDM: Set Revision is Grayed Out - But I'm Admin!

    I have data cards with Revisions that don't match. I can't see where the mistake is made.   In the example below both should be at rev A-2. Instead they are different.   Any ideas?   ß!   ...
    Brent Theobald
    last modified by Brent Theobald
  • Set revision without check out file permissions?

    Does anyone know a workaround to set file revisions without giving permission to check out released files? The issue has been raised to SW as SPR: 898366 which has been closed but doesn't really offer a solution....
    Dominic Hoben
    last modified by Dominic Hoben
  • SMTP Message system settings

    Dears,   I have configure SMTP message system   I have entered the server name port no and login reguired are properly. But i got error message Server was not Found. i have pinged the server name and ip id...
    Mahendran S
    last modified by Mahendran S
  • How to solve problem with not updated drawings in PDM

    Hello together,   I have some issues that some of our drawings are not up to date, at least that is what the preview in PDM says, if I do open the drawing it shows the penicl button so it is not up to date, but ...
    Joschua Morgenroth
    last modified by Joschua Morgenroth
  • Need DLL implementing the IEdmAddIn5 Interface

    Ever since I have upgraded to Windows 7, I often times get the error "Please select at least one DLL implementing the IEdmAddIn5 Interface" whenever I try to load an EPDM addin.   It is a good addin, because my ...
    Jeff Sweeney
    last modified by Jeff Sweeney
  • How to export all the Code of solidwork PDM with the code info

    Goodmorning everyone, I would like to know, having to change management, how can I export all the master data of what I have encoded and which is present within Solidworks PDM in a Excel file or CSV   Thanks to all
    Michele Scala
    last modified by Michele Scala
  • How to make SW2020 work reliably with pdm

    Using latest version sw2020 sp2 and pdm. What a slow buggy constally crashing system. I have to use it as it's what my company uses but.... definitely not happy with it. Previously used 2019 sp5 stand without pdm. I...
    Nev Ward
    last modified by Nev Ward
  • Report to list all configuration names and descriptions in part

    Does anyone have a PDM Professional report that will list all configurations (name) of a specified part file and their description value. I have several files with 40+ configurations and need to capture their details ...
    Benjamin Abshire
    last modified by Benjamin Abshire
  • Can't overwrite PDFs in EPDM

    If I move a PDF from our main folder to our archive folder and there is already a file in the archive folder with the same name PDM throws an error saying that the PDF cannot be moved--regardless of whether or not the...
    Drew Drew
    last modified by Drew Drew
  • List of All Files pending transition action from _a_particular_user

    I need to come up with list of files which are pending transition action from a particular user.   For example I need to know list of all '%.SLDDRW' files which are pending for review from 'USER_A' where in 'USE...
    Sameer Kelkar
    last modified by Sameer Kelkar