• 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
  • 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
  • Global Variables and Configuration

    What is the way to have different Global Variable values for each configuration? Because even though I gave a different Global Variable values for each configuration, it took up the default configuration values.  ...
    Maha Nadarasa
    last modified by Maha Nadarasa
  • 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
  • Configure error message

    When I click on a feature in the tree, then RMB on a dimension and choose Configure Dimension I get this error message.   After I click OK it works fine, but what do I need to do to fix it?  (I hope it's ...
    Glenn Schroeder
    last modified by Glenn Schroeder
  • Displaying driven dimensions in a design table (or in a drawing).

    First off, apologies for asking a question which seems to get asked a lot - I still cannot find the answer I'm looking for despite much searching!   I am trying to display driven dimensions from multiple configu...
    Graeme Hyson
    last modified by Graeme Hyson
  • Design Table Crash

    Excel design table locks up SolidWorks after closing.  Excel closes, but then all menus will not respond.  It does not always happen, but about 75-80% of the time it does.  Thoughts?
    Rodney Bame
    last modified by Rodney Bame
  • Need way to make a part configured but only in an assembly

    I have a part that has 32 different configurations. Some of the 30 configs have a second layer of configurations (derived config). Each configuration wither top level or derived config has there own unique part number...
    Shawndra Products
    last modified by Shawndra Products
  • How to deal with springback within sheet metal gauges? And how to deal with a change of tooling?

    Solidworks 2019 offers the amazing feature to add a sheet metal gauge/bending table to a material. We implemented our different brake presses into this table already (thanks to these blogposts: Spotlight on Featu...
    Lauritz Berg
    last modified by Lauritz Berg
  • 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
    last modified by Saurabh Priyadarshi
  • Configuration breaks on negative dimension values

    I'm not sure if I'm doing something stupid here or if SolidWorks has a bug:   When you enter negative dimension values, the sign for this dimension changes in all configurations.   Is this by intention? I ...
    Axel Dahmen
    last modified by Axel Dahmen
  • Copy exploded view between assembly

    How to copy an exploded view between different assemblies?
    Danil Levin
    last modified by Danil Levin
  • How to add "Configuration Description" to Custom Property Builder?

    Hi all,   I've been searching this answer for more than 3 hours and still no luck. Does anyone know if Properties builder have any expression for the description in the configuration properties? As shown in the ...
    Bou-Yea Chen
    last modified by Bou-Yea Chen
  • Design table - Re-Design!!

    Change your whole crew with Design Table. It's frustrating and very unstable! Let's get real!
    Seth Tayfun
    last modified by Seth Tayfun
  • Linking design table to a file makes file saving slow - how I keep the link without saving?

    I have a part which has a lot of dimensions driven by a Design Table. I want to link this Design Table to an external file, so I can edit it via Excel outside of SOLIDWORKS (which is much more convenient, even more th...
    J. R.
    last modified by J. R.
  • Feature control based on configuration

    I need to create a rule to suppress/unsuppress a feature in a part which has many configurations. I want the feature to be suppressed in all other configuration and it should be unsuppressed in a selected configuratio...
    Karthik S.
    last modified by Karthik S.
  • Design Table reference embedded assembly

    I have a design table for an assembly and I want the table to reference the component description of a second embedded assembly. Is it possible for a design table to reference the component description of the embedded...
    Eric Abbott
    last modified by Eric Abbott