Hi all, I am trying to assign variables to the face selections of my parts, I have been trying to do it through recordings but every time I record the same models face ID's by clicking on th... When I try to write using commands off of the Solid works help website I know i need to modify them but I don't understand how. For example what is value and instance for the code below? Please note I am just starting... Hi all, I am trying to create an accurate simulation for flow of water going through a pipe underground that then gets exposed to some mechanical systems and gains or looses energy and goes... I updated to 2020 Sp3 last night. Now I am trying to add a very simple coincident mate between two surfaces.but the surfaces will not select. I am at a loss. I checked the System options>s... I'd like to be able to attach a note to a face that displays it's area and perimeter. Right now we have a spot in our title block that we fill in manually. This is being used to drive manufacturing routings and has to... I want to change my lighting default settings to have NO directional lighting, only Ambient, set at 0.85. I've tried changing settings, saving the scene as a new scene, over-writing an already existing scene - a... I am trying to get a pipe length to automatically be displayed in a BOM, driven from the part feature (where length is inputted). I can do this for the most part but if I extruded in 2 directions (from center) the for... We updated SolidWorks from 2019 to 2020 this week. Now, when I convert a CircuitWorks file, SolidWorks won't save the converted PCB assembly. It's acting like it is saving (spinning wheel} but after 30 minutes, it's s... Trying to add in the values of time total and time step for my transient study. I keep getting error code 424. Any help wold be appreciated. Thanks! 'Should change the thermal study to transient 'will r... We have added Unit of Measure column to the Solidworks BOM, but Toolbox components do not show EA. How can I globally set the property unitofmeasure to EA. So, we have this discussion about impressive SW tricks: What are your most impressive tricks of solidworks, Please spread. Let's make another thread to capture the little things your co-workers/client... My boss has professional and I am using standard to create drawings from models on tooling and if he uses a component from the toolbox I am unable to load it into my drawing. This creates a problem with the bill of ma... A vendor has 2019 and I have 2020. I need to save my file as a part file but in 2019. It cannot be a step file. Any thoughts? Hello I want to bent or roll a flat sheet metal with Hem edges or edge flange. Can I bend or roll this sheet? If we can do this please help me. Thanks. To get the most features (least error) from ProE files (both in part and assembly such as mating) should I open ProE file in SW or covert files from ProE to SW Is there any limit or missing features for old ProE rele... In the part below (Sketch of Revolve 1) I have the flange diameter in the sketch at 1.09375 which rounds off to 1.0938 for the radius of the flange, that should make a diameter of 2.1875, yet when I measure the p... No issue with installation. Now to start the bug checking. wish me luck ! I want to model a caravan window. anyone can help to find tutorial related of modeling one. thanks Hello; We are seriously looking at adding SW manage & we do presently use SW 2019 Sp5 w/ PDM Pro. We usually wait until around November to upgrade (because ... SW2017 - Anyone else experience slow choppy zooming when using the mouse scroll?