Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Does anyone know if you are able to highlight every other row in a BOM (NOT excel based)? This would make it easier to follow the rows across. Below is a screenshot of a table in excel with alternating rows highlighte... Hello All,
I'm trying to order my BOM with item 1 at the bottom, counting
upwards by increments of 1. With the BOM Type set for "Indented",
and with the "Flat Numbering" option from the pull down list,
SW2009SP2.1 c... How do you not display the configuration name in the BOM Qty header/column property. When I create a BOM for the drawing it displays the configuration name exploded in the column property header. I want it... Hello fellow Solidworks users,
This is my my first post on the site. I have an assembly that I
created with roughly 40 parts. I assembled some components and then
reordered the BOM to make it flow like I wanted to... Why do parts not have a bounding box, or overall dimensions; applied by default? At the moment I am having to create a bounding box to use within a cut-list. Solidworks must know these dimensions because it c... Anyone ever found a way to link a table to only the parts shown in a display state. I right click on my BOM table and save it as an Excel spreadsheet (either xls or xlsx.) When I open this spreadsheet, it has "Sharing" turned on by default. This disables many features in Excel, but it was... We are creating weldments with tubing and other components as assemblies. The tubing is created in a single multibody part using the Weldments functionality. However, we need to add other components, plate... I work for a sheet metal fabricator and we have just purchased new robotics in our shop. The built in Solid Works sheet metal functions are extremely useful and powerful especially when it comes to multi bod... Has anyone else had this issue? I am using a Solidworks BOM, one of the columns is manually edited/entered (Not Linked) data. If I fill out the manual data and sort the BOM by a separate column (Component Ref)... Hello, I have inserted a row into my BOM, and typed into cell the text I want. However, when I exit the cell the text disappears and the row show all blank cells. How do I fix this? Recently I have not been able to overwrite the text in a BOM like change the qty manualy and if I insert a line I cannot add any text to any of the fields. Is there somthing that I have turned on or off? ... I have created a custom BOM to use as a schedule of openings for our pressure vessels. The BOM lists out all of the flanges in a vessel and the properties relating to the flange. When we use multiple weldneck flange... I know there have been previous posts on this, but still haven't found an answer to the question I have. I need to be able to have a BOM to a top level assembly on multiple sheets, and I need to make sure the item num... Good Morning, I'm attempting to drive a drawing BOM's part number and QTY for a particular item with a drawing custom property. The QTY seems to be linking without an issue, but the Part Number cell doesn't display t... Is there a way for SolidWorks to output a BOM for an assembly with the total quantity of all sub-assemblies and all parts, including all parts under sub-assemblies while also showing no duplicates of the same part num... Hello SW users, Our weld assemblies consist of formed, machined and just 'standard parts' (no forming or machining required). However, our BOM properties (usually size) describe pre-machined and p... I'm trying to make a template file to use for starting individual jobs; this file will be pack-n-go'd into a folder for each job. I want the BOM in PDM to show the number of stock parts needed to build the compo... Hello all, Does anyone use this option enough to explain the proper way to set up parts for this. Currently, it only somewhat works. For parts that have unique part numbers per configuration, I cre... Hi, I'm using SW2010 and am trying to set different BOM's for parts and assemblies. For my part BOM I don't want the Qty column to appear as it is always '1' for the part and this is meaningless. When I right ...