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Maha Nadarasa
SWX has become very slow after all lines are highlighted only command is active. Please watch the video.
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Alin Vargatu
I need your input on the design of the Power User Certificates for the WPUC Winners.   Attached are two different options, addressing two different scenarios.   1. SOLIDWORKS allows us to use its logo and maybe even the signature of an executive:Gian Paolo Bassi, Richard Doyle, or Rachel York.     BTW, my signature is not mandatory. It can be… (Show more)
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Rick Becker
I found this article and peaked my curiosity.   What's your go-to music while you work? Do you use a streaming service?   What Do Engineers Listen to While They Work? | Design News
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Matthew Barnes
My setup is a Razer Blade Stealth with a Razer Core Thunderbolt 3.0 External Graphics Enclosure running Windows 10 64-Bit, I have installed an NVidia Quadro K620 card using the 354.35 driver from the SolidWorks certified driver web page. However, I am struggling to get SolidWorks to recognise the card, when I run SolidWorks Rx, the integrated… (Show more)
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Jeff Reynolds
I'm using 3 revolved boss/base components to make up 3 concentric cylinders, and wanted to color each cylinder differently, but seem to be having some trouble doing this. As an example, I wanted to color the outer cylinder grey, the middle cylinder yellow and the inner cylinder pale grey. As can be seen, from the top it looks like my coloring… (Show more)
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Jeff Reynolds
I recently installed the student-edition of Solidworks 2017, and noticed that it seemed to run quite slowly when designing parts. After running the SOLIDWORKS Rx system diagnostics tool, I noticed that SW is using my integrated GPU (Intel HD Graphics 4600) instead of my more powerful discrete GPU (AMD Radeon HD8970M). Is there any way to force SW… (Show more)
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Ryan Leffers
For drag calculations, I'm trying to determine the cross sectional area of an assembly that would be exposed to the free stream velocity.  As the object can rotate, the cross sectional area would change.  I don't need the numbers for every orientation (would be nice), but if I was able to select some specific orientations and determine values,… (Show more)
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David Poole
Solidworks has now stopped transfering the license between my machines which it was doing quite happliy until now. I have had know windows undates which would effect this, so can anyone thro any light on the matter. It says "Activation transaction failed: Deactivation count exceeded. Please contact your reseller" on my Desktop. If you the check… (Show more)
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Eusebio Martins
Hello, I'm having a problem running Solidworks, every time I close a part or drawing, is crashing, any idea why or solutions?
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Maha Nadarasa
There are System Options Settings just to check mark the box. I wish to know if I upgraded the SWX these settings default to factory setting or retain by SWX settings.    
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