• Aoutomatical update child's configuration in all of parents

    Hi I have a question about parent assembli's that have many parts and suassembly. I want to know how upating this parent model when changing the childs to another configuration? Is parent model reads last configuratio...
    Starboy Light
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  • Errors saving Design Table

    The first time I tried to save my Design Table to a file I received an error saying the file already existed (It didn't) and asked if I wanted to replace it. I clicked on "Yes" and I received another error that said "...
    Jim Lancaster
    last modified by Jim Lancaster
  • Problem using configs with sub-assemblies

    I created an assembly for a cabinet drawer with a config for each drawer height. When I toggle through the configs the drawer changes size as expected. Next I built a cabinet assembly and inserted 6 drawers ...
    Jim Lancaster
    last modified by Jim Lancaster
  • Part Families

    any former NX users out there that can tell me if desighn tables can do the same thing as "part family" function in version NX4 and newer?
    Randy Schlemmer
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  • Use custom properties, not configuration specific in drawing

    I have a part with multiple configurations. Each configuration has a different dash number after the main part number (example 12345-678-001, 12345-678-002).  The same thing goes for the description (each wi...
    Joseph Rich
    last modified by Joseph Rich
  • Macro- for saving dxf flat patterns with configuration names.dxf

    I am checking to see if anyone has developed a macro that saves a flat pattern sheetmetal dxf file using the configuration name. I have sheet metal parts that have numerous configurations, all of the parts have unique...
    Chad Moles
    last modified by Chad Moles
  • Multi-body Save Body configurations issue

    I have a test multi-body part with multiple configurations and with solids made from surfaces and from simple sketches. I'm trying to transfer the configurations of the multi-body part to Saved bodies parts but ...
    Dragos Rotundu
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  • VBA in equation

    Hi, I read this : Question: If IIF function can be used, are there any others that work ? Answer: Yes, almost any VBA can be used in an equation! −Message boxes −String manipulation functions &minu...
    Alessandro Frattini
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  • Solidworks unresponsive after Design table

    why does Solidworks become unresponsive after a close Design table in Excel? Does anyone have a solution for that. This is taking lots of productivity from my work. Thanks
    Seth Tayfun
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  • Design table not starting

    Hey,   I have a wierd problem, when I try to create a new design table the tool starts (I keep the basic settings) and hit the green tick to start the table creation on auto, nothing happens. Program just doesn'...
    Esa Lehtinen
    last modified by Esa Lehtinen
  • Design Table issues with Solidworks 2018 and Excel for Office 365

    I seem to remember being able to edit my Design Tables as recently as a couple of months ago, but now any attempt to edit them eventually hangs up Solidworks. The symptoms are strange. When I add a Design Table to a p...
    Jim Lancaster
    last modified by Jim Lancaster
  • Some derived configs not showing in selection drop down

    Some of my derived configurations are not appearing on the configuration selection drop down.These are all in a design table. Has anyone seen this before/ know how to fix it?   I've found this: https://forum.so...
    Grant Kirkland
    last modified by Grant Kirkland
  • Design Table Edits cause Excel/SW to Freeze, Forcing Me to "End Task"

    Hello SW Community!   I have been struggling with design tables that open Excel 2016 within SW 2016. I have a fairly large design table that I have separate issues with not showing all the table data with in a d...
    David Hart
    last modified by David Hart
  • Macro to Update Design Tables on Assemblies and Parts modeled Top-Down

    Attached is a simple macro that will update all the design tableson a complete assembly. This is functionality that solidWorks should have... but at thistime if you have multiple design tables driving a parametrica...
    Mauricio Martinez-Saez
    last modified by Mauricio Martinez-Saez
  • Can't create a new Design Table

    SW2010SP2.0 (with both hotfixes), Win 7 x64, Microsoft Office 2007 SP1   I can no longer create a new Design Table. All the button clicks are there, the Design Table Property Manager has all the usual options (B...
    Steve Rauenbuehler
    last modified by Steve Rauenbuehler
  • Show/Hide Reference Geometry in Configurations

    Is it possible to manage the hidden state of planes and axes within parts or assemblies using a design table. I have parts with many configs and when planes are created they appear visible on all configs and I don...
    Jason Corl
    last modified by Jason Corl
  • Design Tables - Can't insert, but can edit existing

    Problem: If I try to insert a design table into a part or assembly document, nothing happens.  Like literally.  Nothing happens at all.  No errors, not screen flash, nothing.   Any file that alrea...
    Josh Brady
    last modified by Josh Brady
  • Unable to save design table changes

    We have a design table to create different sized screws.  The part with the DT is checked into PDM.  We've had a situation where another user checked out the file to add additional configurations with the DT...
    Brian Stoddard
    last modified by Brian Stoddard
  • Part configurations not showing in Assembly Design Table Dropdown

    I have an assembly with a number of configurations, each configuration has different configurations of the parts within the assembly. I've added new configs to a part and now when I edit the design table wi...
    Richard Kendrew
    last modified by Richard Kendrew
  • Please share good  solidworks supported desktop configuration for solidworks animation.

    desktop configuration
    Saurabh Priyadarshi
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