Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Is there any way of resolving this problem: In Solidworks 2019 I have just finished an assembly that took about 50 hours to design. Once the design was finished I have exported a Step file and afterwards I did a ... I want to show a component type e.g ASM or PRT. I don't want to use the intended bill option because - "others" can't read the BOM table and understand the top level is an assembly. I wanted to create a colum... Working with circles in sketch and dimensioning, it automatically toggles between radius and diameter, how can i set it manually? (Most of the times it shows Diameter) Before I try to create one, I would like to have a macro that runs and steps through a visibility cycle for axis and planes using the view hide/show function. Axes and planes off Planes on, Axes off. Planes and Axe... Hi there – I have just started experimenting with Motion Study and I have what seems like a pretty basic question but I can’t figure it out: How do you either reset or delete a motion study from you... Is there any way of showing ONLY the top level assembly origin and hiding all the individual part origins without manually hiding each part origin individually? I have an assembly with hundreds of parts an... I have a part in a large assembly that has a default appearance, and I can't figure out how to remove it. I've assigned multiple separate appearances on different features of the part and they appear fine, but if I ch... Emboss gives me Deboss Deboss gives me Emboss This happens when I make the sketch horizontal length to match the perimeter of the cylinder using equation. But If the length is less ... I am trying to design a rack and worm to translate rotational motion to linear motion for a project. Due to a space constraint It was decided to use a rack and worm assembly since it takes up less space than typical r... Hi, I am trying to render a simple glass of whisky and appear some stripes. I tried clear plastic, glass, other materials and increase the opacity, I tried different materials inside (instead of the whiskey ap... I know this might sound silly, but i need to draw a part that i want to be able to move within an assembly, but i need the size of the space its going in to be able to model it to the correct size which is in a differ... Hello all, First post, hope this is in the right place. I'm looking for a way to create this sort of panel - holes are in a set position (Standard CNC grid). Ideally, I want to drive the hole suppression wit... I am looking for a way to turn off the "flip mate alignment" popup that appears after adding a mate in an assembly (see attached image). I do not want to uncheck the "show quick mates" check box in the customize menu ... I am a student with Solidworks on my PC. I have been trying to insert bearings from the toolbox with no success. I tried to create a part so as to get the bearing size I required but got an error message, "The folder ... I have an issue since updating to SW2020 (SP2.0). Planes show as shadows after switching visibility of panes off as in screenshot below . How do I get rid of this? I want to combine all the parts of the model into one. I am unable to combine the parts of the model below by using combine feature of Solidworks. The error message: 'Unable to create this feature bec... This is another post from the "Missing 5% functionality that makes users avoid this tool" novella. This is a great example of SOLIDWORKS getting inspired by an existing application, virtually copying most of i... I am brand new to Solidworks and need all the help/advice I can get. After I add thickness to my surface in solidworks the edges do not align. I have attached my part below. Does anybody know how to fix this? I am brand new to solidworks and cannot get my edges to align. Once I add thickness to my surface loft I do not get my edges to align. Can anybody provide a solution and fix my part?