• conisio hyperlink generation

    Hi, is it possible to add explorer command (on right click) that would generate a conisio hyperlink (example: CONISIO://EPDM/OPEN?PROJECTID=4770&DOCUMENTID=98055&OBJECTTYPE=1) and copy it to clipboard?
    Damir Galic
    last modified by Damir Galic
  • Can't open log file

    Let me start by saying I'm no PDM expert. I'm getting this error message  Some of the things I can't do: view histories, change states  My coworkers and myself are all remoteing in and none of them are ...
    Bryan Obermeyer
    created by Bryan Obermeyer
  • Windchill Instance Checkin Issue

    Hi, I have a Generic part which i am currently working on which is at A.33 version. When the Generic was created, i.e. A.1 version, i had created 3 instances which was made to be checked into windchill. Howe...
    Rakesh Murali
    last modified by Rakesh Murali
  • Pdm Workgrouo

    Where can I find the file that manage the Project structure in PDM Workgroup? The file that is changed if I for example add a new project folder. What is the name of that file and is it a .txt or . ini file? Maybe ...
    Thomas Idebrant
    last modified by Thomas Idebrant
  • Open-Source/free/low-cost file version control system for solidworks

    Hello,   We are currently working on a open hardware project. We use Git for the software version control and sharing but concerning the hardware is not very clear ...   I'm looking for a svn/git-like o...
    Matth None
    last modified by Matth None
  • Can you tell PDM which version to use?

    I'm trying to open 2021-1300 (assy) referencing 2021-1000 27/28 to check in the latest changes. For some reason, the latest model references version 23/28 and I can't get it to pull the latest even though I have the l...
    Bobby J. Moore II
    last modified by Bobby J. Moore II
  • Revision consistency.

    Hi all dunno if this has been asked before. I have a solidworks drawing (drw) in PDM. However that drawing is terrible but to update it will take forever. I checked the drawing out and saved as copied a good drawing w...
    Daniel Melendez
    created by Daniel Melendez
  • Delete System Generated PDF's for WorkGroup PDM to PDM Professional migration

    Currently Using: Solidworks 2016 SP 5.0 WorkgroupPDM SP 0.1   Migrating to: Solidworks 2019 (latest SP at go-live) PDM Professional (Latest SP at go-live)   In the build up to preparing for the migrati...
    Nick Tzallas
    last modified by Nick Tzallas
  • How do I disable the automatic bump-up in revision on check-in?

    When I check a part in (SW 2017, SP5, Win10 x64, Solidworks Workgroup PDM**) that is already checked in, SW asks if I want to check in the "same" version anyway.  I click yes, and then is bumps up the revision in...
    Jesse Powers
    last modified by Jesse Powers
  • Solidworks PDM Standard - what does the 10Gb database limit mean?

    We are all forced to change to Solidworks PDM Standard from Workgroup PDM.   Solidworks PDM Standard operates with a database size limit of 10Gb for its SQL express database.   Elsewhere there has been dis...
    Gordon Rigg
    last modified by Gordon Rigg
  • How to set up PDM without having a server?

    Hi I just wanted to know is that possible to use PDM if I am a single Solidworks user and don't have server. Could you please tell me how to do it? I have been trying to activate it but it needs a server to se...
    Behnam Akbarian
    last modified by Behnam Akbarian
  • User input for a transition of a workstate

    is there any way that I can create a user list in the promt as shown. so all the selected users need to approve a document?
    Waruna Epa
    last modified by Waruna Epa
  • unVault: A tool to extract or copy files from a PDM workgroup vault

    If anyone wants to download a FREE tool I built to extract files from our 2017 PDM Workgroup vault (maybe it will work with older vaults) just message me and I'll send you a link to download it.  It's freeware an...
    Brad Huitt
    last modified by Brad Huitt
  • Solidworks Explorer 2017 crashes when opening 2nd item from the vault - everytime.

    We have an issue in our office where 3 out of 8 workstations will crash when attempting to open parts/assemblies on the second attempt.  So, we would open solidworks and then solidworks explorer.  The first ...
    Carl Walster
    last modified by Carl Walster
  • Does PDM have a Copy Design Function??

    Sorry for crossing bridges here, but in Autodesk Vault, they have a really nice feature called Copy Design.  That tool allows you within the Vault to make an exact replica of parts, assemblies and drawings allowi...
    Scott McFadden
    last modified by Scott McFadden
  • PDM maintaining current and previous PDF's of revisions

    How does archiving and PDF creation work?        When a dwg is promoted to "Released" status our documentation group (PDM admin) creates a PDF with the rev letter in the name and saves ...
    Sandy Buerkle
    last modified by Sandy Buerkle
  • In Solidworks 2017 PDM i relieve the following error: SOLIDWORKS Workgroup PDM ; Failed to load library pdmwclient.dll ... Where can i find this add in?

    Need to find the proper add in for this.   Not sure where to find this or if there is a possible fix to this.
    Jagroop Dhillon
    last modified by Jagroop Dhillon
  • Solidworks PDM Workgroup and Standard

    Currently using Solidworks 2017 and Workgroup PDM: My previous place of employment I was able to check out assemblies from the vault and use the "save-all" function to save my changes. I had the vault setup so that ...
    David Arndt
    last modified by David Arndt
  • how can I convert a toolbox item into a part/assy?

    how can I convert a toolbox item into a part/assy?   A faulty setting, caused all new items b created as toolbox items (wrong file referal). How can I convert al those items, which are not real Tooolbox items, ...
    Aviv Liberman
    last modified by Aviv Liberman
  • Workgroup PDM unkown icon

    The Vault Tree view displays this strange icon and I do not know what it is.  Does anyone know what the two "new folder" icons side by side means?
    Matthew Moldovan
    last modified by Matthew Moldovan