Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. I'm trying to create an excel based bom using SolidWorks 2009
and Excel 2003. Whenever I try to do this the Bill of Materials
Properties dialog box appears however selecting the Contents tab
and clicking OK results in... How can I get invisible the border in boom table? Is there a way to set the value of a cell in a general table
to be that of a value in a cell of a BOM using equations?
Thanks Does anyone have a good macro to export the SW BOM to Excel
using a template file? I know that you can do a 'Save As', but the
Excel file created lacks any type of a reasonable format. I would
also like to input some ... We have several standard items we use in our BOM that are not
part related, such as carton top, carton bottom, instruction sheet,
glue, and so on. Can I create a BOM template that includes these
items? I have a problem whereby I am inserting an equation into the
QTY column of a Solidworks 2008 BOM to display an error message if
the qty is zero (for virtual components defined by a custom qty
custom property). This wo... I need a simple round-up equation for generating stock sizes
for sheetmetal blanks. I have searched around all morning to no
avail. The equation always needs to round-up to the next inch size.
I'm not real good with V... Has anyone else noticed that BOMS keep rolling up when
editing them. I'm using 2008 SP4.0. The only work around for this
is to set the "part configuration grouping" too "display
configurations of the same part as sepa... I have a slight problem, in a product g.a. , i am trying to
show in the b.o.m. the casting config and the machining config, all
the b.o.m seems to show is the machining config(this is the config
used in the assembly) ... I have an assembly containing parts with multiple solid
bodies. Is there any way to create a column in the BOM that will
link the number of solid bodies of each part?
SW2008 SP3.0 I'd like to be able to get the numbers to go in increments of
1. I've deleted some of the rows in a BOM so the numbers go from
Is there any way around this? I am using Solid Works 2007 SP5 by request of my client on a
powerful computer system with 4Gb of RAM and 3.8 GHz of processing
speed with Windows XP Professional SP2.
In a drawing, I am unable to generate an "Ind... Is there any way can can save an excel table of information
as a Solidworks Table Template (.sldbtpt) - I think that's the file
extension. I need to enter this info on a drawing using the
"general table" insert tool. ... I have a solidworks drawing with an imported .dxf 2d assembly
image/dwg. The bom data has been entered into an excel spreadsheet
by my electrical dept.
Without copy&paste, I need to import the excel bom data
into... In 2007 edition, there are "Row up" and "Row down" function
in BOM Contents.
Are these functions still available in 2008 edition?
It is useful to assign a part to an item number.
Maxfield Inc. how to find realview toolbar in solidwork........i want to
use bom in my design...... How do I change the order BOM columns? I know it is easy, but
I can't find the place where I define the columns. On a large file when renumbering balloons Item 1 will
disappear from the BOM and I have to shut SW down and restart it.
It works sometimes but not everytime. Anyway to fix this? Hi,
When adjusting the column width for one column in a BOM, by
dragging it - suddenly it's like a rubber band and *snap all
columns are the same width, which is a pain in the $##!! How many
times do you actually ne... I opened a drawing this morning and the BOM had changed. The
columns had shrunk and the QTY had gone from a "1" to a "-" and
would not let me change it. I hacd to delete the bill and reload.
Are there any sugestions o...