• Why will a part in an assembly not load?

    We had a server problem recently and some of our part files had to re built. Once I rebuilt the part and try and open the assembly the parts are grayed out. SolidWorks tries to locate the missing file, but the part is...
    Russell Williams
    last modified by Russell Williams
  • Phishing with Private Messages in this Forum...

    There seems to be no limit to the lengths SPAMing PHISHING Trolls will go.   I got this as a private message... LOL   Conversation with 1-6ZN35K8 and Rick Beckerhttps://forum.solidworks.com/inbox Mark unrea...
    Rick Becker
    last modified by Rick Becker
  • Forum Defaults Within Solidworks

    Hello,   Is there a way to change the default browser for forums within SolidWorks? When I click on a link, it opens in Internet Explorer.     Lastly, is there a way to change this to dark mode or m...
    Harrison Johnson
    created by Harrison Johnson
  • How To: Update your profile

    Introduce your self to the Community quickly and easily by updating your Profile.   Upload a Photo Upload an Avatar Update Your Profile Controlling Your Privacy Settings Profile Video  ...
    Community Manager
    last modified by Jim Wilkinson
  • Description of problem:  Three or more contour segments meet at this point

    Hi! im not fix the problem. I want to bend. could someone help me?
    Daniel Kovacs
    last modified by Daniel Kovacs
  • Most Remembered Moments on SOLIDWORKS Forums

    Hello everyone, I have recently joined the forum and there is very few i know about this community so i thought of starting this discussion, as the title suggests you just have to share the most remembered moments on...
    Sumit Rana
    last modified by Sumit Rana
  • To forum administrators: help me change my wrong name, please.

    To forum administrators: help me change my wrong name, please. Original: First Name (Required):---(deleted) Last Name (Required):---(deleted)   I want to change to: First Name (Required):Jeff Last Name (Req...
    Jeff Li
    last modified by Jeff Li
  • Parts with the same part number- Issues with PDM

    Hi to everyone, i have a little trouble with my solidworks part, i want to share my components with other people but i need to make sure they wont make changes in my parts cuz when they send back to me i have problems...
    Daniel Cazarez
    last modified by Daniel Cazarez
  • Measure tool, dialog box not popping up

    After starting my SW today i can use the measure tool but the box doesn't pop-up. How can i bring my dialog box back?
    Dimitri Paquay
    last modified by Dimitri Paquay
  • MySolidWorks Forums is 7 days old!

    I thought somebody at SolidWorks would have noticed this by now. The Forums panel is not being updated. Please fix!  
    Bill Toft
    last modified by Bill Toft
  • How do I get them points from my previous life?

    If I have 2 accounts (one from previous employer), how do I merge them? Yes, I'm mainly interested in the Points, want to make the Top 100 . Adrian Velazquez
    Adrian Velazquez
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  • Is anyone else having issues with the My.SolidWorks forum page not updating again?

    The forum page from SOLIDWORKS Forums | MySolidWorks seems to be not working again. Mine has not updated in 3 days.
  • I see the points are messed up again...

    the point system isn't updating again and Richard Doyle is on vacation.
    Edward Poole
    last modified by Edward Poole
  • TEKLA.

    BUENOS DIAS.   Alguien que tenga el programa tekla que me haga el favor de convertirme este archivo en ifc,step, o cualquier otra intencional que pueda abrir con solidworks
    Adalberto Lozada
    last modified by Adalberto Lozada
  • I am having an error while downloading the solidworks. Error shown is"Downloads are disabled. If you want to install, you will need a complete set of installation files."

    The error is shown when I tried to download the solidworks, I have attached the screen shot. Thanks in advance Harsh Vardhan Bansal
    Harsh Bansal
    last modified by Harsh Bansal
  • Hi, I am a student team. I have a license as a guest. I need to upgrade it to solidworks standard to be able to access some tutorials. when i use my license during upgrade process; "invalid license" is written. however i activated my solidworks version us

    Hi, I am a student team. I have a license as a guest. I need to upgrade it to solidworks standard to be able to access some tutorials. when i use my license during upgrade process; "invalid license" is written. howeve...
    Mohamed Abouelela
    last modified by Mohamed Abouelela
  • A sharing violation ocurre while saving a part

    While I was saving a part, this window appeared and it doesn allow me to save the part
    Rodrigo Covarrubias
    last modified by Rodrigo Covarrubias
  • My solidworks 2017 keeps crashing. Need help.

    I am using a dell Inspiration 15-3567, my graphics card is Intel(R) HD Graphics 620, I am using a 64 bit windows 10 operating system and I have 8 gigs of ram. I have never experience this problem in over a year of usi...
    Mustafa Daair
    last modified by Mustafa Daair
  • anyone using thunderbolt 3 external graphics cards?

    Looking at purchasing a portable laptop with I7 and new thunderbolt 3 ports. External graphics cards can be placed into a PCI enclosure and connected via Thunderbolt 3 to laptop. Does SW support this? Is there any not...
    Gerald Berzins
    last modified by Gerald Berzins
  • Why does clicking on 'Forums' take you to jive?

    When you click on the 'Forums' drop-down at the top of the forum page, why do you get redirected to solidworks.jiveon.com? The page it brings up is useless.  
    jason van clark
    last modified by jason van clark