• Altium PCB Connector - Large components only

    We use the PCB Connector between Altium and SW. Overall it works well. Question- Is there a way to have Altium only push selected components? (or eliminate groups of other components) At the early stage of a projec...
    Keith Carter
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  • When pulling a project into Solidworks, we see the error "object reference not set to an instance of an object"

    I have no idea what this means. I can push the project successfully to the Connector from SWPCB, but my coworker tries to pull it into Solidworks CAD and sees this error message.   Any ideas what its talking ab...
    Michael Kuhn
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  • Variants not showing up graphically in schematics?

    Hi folks, I am working first time with variants. I found a few videos on Youtube showing how to do so and the dialogs are looking promising. So far everything is well. But when I select "Drawing Style.. -> Use G...
    Thomas Thanner
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  • Vias and Modifing

    # Good Evening,           I have figured out how to change the drill hole of a via across all of a specific size, but is there a way to change the diameter all. Rather than doing each indivi...
    Lee Havens
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  • Does anybody know what is this error in opening SolidWorks PCB?

    It came when opening SolidWorks PCB ?SOLIDWORKS PCB@
    K. vigneshkumar
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  • This version of SolidWorks has not been commissioned properly, please contact your supplier.

    I am getting this message and not able to open the solidworks software on my computer.
    Blue Benu
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  • How to add additional Mechanical Layers in Solidworks PCB?

    When I add new PCB from project ribbon bar, the new PCB file is added to the project. But it dose include only the outline. How to add additional Mechanical Layers like Dimensions,  Assembly text Bottom, etc...
    Thein Oo
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  • Is there a way to export Design rule from one project to the others?

    I have a reference PCB project done by chip vendor and imported to Solidworks PCB project for reference. Then  build fresh Solidworks PCB project for production version and want to be use the same design rul...
    Thein Oo
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  • how to make a quattro seal o ring?

    create a 100mm diameter circle on front plain for path. then create a symmetric cross section on top plain for profile sketch
    Bobbie Thompson
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  • PCB and PDM

    Hey Guys,   How many of you have installed the PDM Connector for SOLIDWORKS PCB? What are your experiences so far? How has this helped you in your processes internally? How much time have you invested in creat...
    Markus Olsson
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  • HELP! Problem with solidworks pcb services installation

    I'm trying to install solidworks pcb services on my pc. The installation manager (solidworks 2020) requires me to install firebird 2.5, after I install the software, the installation manager says again that the s...
    Maor Ozana
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  • Duplicate Pad designator detected in SW PCB Collaboration

    How to resolve this issue??  
    K. vigneshkumar
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  • There is any free IPC 2581 Viewer for viewing PCB Layout files?

    There is any free IPC 2581 Viewer for viewing PCB Layout files?all
    K. vigneshkumar
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  • Crashing on WIN 10 - SW2019

    Hello to all, recently solidworks 2019 is crashing in my desktop (Windows 10, Ryzen 5 1600X,Graphic Card R9 270X). It crashes every time I open a new part, assembly or a draw from a part. If I open a part file it work...
    Eduardo Abreu
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  • DRC error

    Good Afternoon,           I am curious if anyone else has had the same problem I am having. The problem I am facing is in the Design rules under the Electrical - Clearance. I have a main clea...
    Lee Havens
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  • Why are via stitching and pad teardrops not available in SolidWorks PCB?

    We use via stitching and pad teardrops in many of our previous Altium designs. Why are these features not available in SolidWorks PCB? 
    Glenn Wontorcik
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  • PCB Assembly with Designators

    Hi Community,   I pulled my PCB board assembly from the server but I missed the designators of the components. Does SW PCB support to have the desingator information in assembly file?   Also is it po...
    Bruce Sun
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  • Electro-Mechanical collaboration

    Say, User has one license of SolidWorks PCB but two designers switch the license based on the projects. Also one mechanical designer develops the mechanical designs and collaborates with the two PCB designers at diffe...
    Sindhu V. T.
    last modified by Sindhu V. T.
  • USB Type C

    Where can I get USB Type C components lib for schematics and PCB?
    Thein Oo
    last modified by Thein Oo
  • autoincrement

    hi there,   auto-increment in solidworks pcb doesn't wroks, placed part present a designaotr like "J?"   what's the problem ?   regards  charly
    Charles Delepalire
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