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Marek Petrzilka
hi all, just wonder if there is a simple way how to sort parts in assembly tree in alphabetical order???? I am searching for an hour now with no result....and from previous software I worked in I was used to just click on one button and the tree was sorted..   thanks
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Arin Altuntas
Click to view contentI am a fresh starter to solidworks, and I am asked to model a part like this attached image(a sheet metal with round sides) Solidworks  don't often let me bend a metal with such feature.Sometimes it allows to bend small features. Sometimes it allows to bend , but gives problamatic visual in flatten mode. I don't get why the software cannot… (Show more)
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Steven Mills
Click to view contentI've starting making sheet-metal in SW2018 and did my usual pulls with the edge-flange tool "". But now I need to change one of the bends from 90 deg to 80, and I am getting this;   Even if I put in 80deg by directly changing the dimension, the feature is in error and refuses to be built.   Is making the flat then using the Sketched Bends tool… (Show more)
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Michael Paul
I have an issue with creating an assembly drawing of an assembly that has multiple configurations and how to properly add the balloons.   I can very easily get my assembly BOM table to show each configuration and the appropriate part count and list but when it comes to the balloons, it doesn't want to list every part.   I can solve this by… (Show more)
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Joshua Sharp
Click to view contentHi all,    having some real struggles trying to create interesting grills on some products I am designing and wondering if potentially I'm using the wrong software and tools to achieve the look I'm after.   Basically I'm looking to try and create patterns like the attached, does anyone have any tips because often times the fill tool will create… (Show more)
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Vinit Patel
Click to view contentHello guys,   I am modelling stair case and I have a issue in mirroring the already patterned body. Actually I can mirror by just selecting the each individual body which is tedious and I don't want this approach. I want automatic modification in the mirrored bodies if I change the pattern instances in the future. I want to create mirror by just… (Show more)
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Eddie Pellegrin
Click to view contentSo we've just upgraded from 2016 to 2018, and when testing out the Advanced Hole feature, I get this message. We have our toolbox linked to our vault and we ran the upgrade tool to the vault files earlier in the week. Does anyone know what the name of the file is that it is looking for here? We have our standard hole callout .txt file in this… (Show more)
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Marco Viscosity
Click to view contentI am trying to design a living hinge for a small business card box. Printing with layer lines parallel to folding axis yields a strong print but the hinge fails. I have tried to modify the hinge with little success and changing print orientation does not help me either. Attached are images of the area. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks… (Show more)
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Parth Patel
Greeting to All,   I am trying to copy and making a Zip file of the assembly to send my client.it shows fail to copy the message as I attached that picture.   Any suggestions would highly appreciate.   Thank you. 
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Alejandro Bertomeo
Hi All,      I would like to manage the profile of the structural members i have in my model using a design table, it's there an option to do this?  I tried to find something in the web but i didn't found anything, Do you have any experience with this issue?     Thanks in advance 
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