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How add arc angle dimension in drawning like on attached dwg screenshot (exported drawning from SW). Click 2 ends and arc center doesn`t work ( i cant snap arc center in drawning)?
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Anne Yust
How do I make a text box on a drawing, which will cover the part, but I don't want it to be transparent? See .bmp file attached. Thanks!
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Art Garibay
We just updated Solidworks 2014 to 2017.   Upon opening a drawing the attached error shows. Any ideas why this is happening and how to resolve?   Thanks.   -Art
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Toby Robinson
Please vote for SRP 203874 File name is not maintained during Save As PDF when using additional periods in file name. When you do a save as pdf if there is a period in the file name it will shorten the file name to the period. Example if you do save as on file when you select pdf from the drop down it changes the file name to box.pdf… (Show more)
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Matthew Lomelin
I created a crop view, but once the view is created some items are outside the border for the drawing view and I can't connect Balloons to them.     Also, it cuts off anything outside of that border when saved to PDF.  
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Kevin Andrews
My OCD is killing me!!!!   How do I get this to center-justify so that the ]Ø1.56] sits over the center of the lower line?   The depth arrow and subsequent 8.5mm was added by modifying the text dimension in the text properties. The text is already set to center-justify - but it only seems to apply to the 1.56/39.6 and does not include the arrow… (Show more)
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Brandon Bihn
The past couple days I have been plagued by this error when opening drawings: "SOLIDWORKS encountered a problem in the file:"  It leaves the drawing corrupted where I can no longer open it.   I have tried opening the assembly and rebuilding it but it does not fix the drawing issue.  Does anyone know what might cause this?   I have found if I use… (Show more)
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Joseph Kissling
Is there any way to easily emulate this stacked ballon style in SolidWorks? I believe this particular detail has been made in Autocad.
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Keith Rutter
How do I add this to my drawings and populate it?   Also, I am new to using these when adding dimensions to my drawings. So I am still learning what it means and how to use them correctly.   For example, If a tolerance is given next to the dimension, what does the feature tolerance control? How can one DIM have two tolerances?
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