Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Attention all SOLIDWORKS users! The SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Top Ten List is currently open for Idea submissions! As a reminder, the idea submission phase will be open until January 5th, 2018. If you haven... Starting from SW2017, all of a sudden SW locked the x-axis of Linear Sketch Pattern without any description (as far as I know) anywhere and how it can be useful to be locked. This is a discussion if you're interested... I have Solidoworks 2017 SP4.1. Windows 10 x64 i5 7400 3Ghz, 16 GB RAM, SSD drive and i have problem with very slow sketch performance. During zooming dimentions line dissapear, need to wait about 5 sec to appear agai... I am trying to dimension the position of several blocks in a
sketch using horizontal and vertical ordinates, but I get a message
box stating "Cannot add a constraint on this entity."
I can still dimension to them ... Hey, everyone. First time posting here, but I wanted to get this idea going. If you've ever made a sketch and had it get all mangled when you go to size everything properly, you know how frustrating it can be ... Working with mixed units? I work with mixed units on occasion and don't bother converting, just change the unit on the fly and SW will convert it for you. In the example below my default unit is inches, I am adding 10... Does anyone know of a way to mirror a 3D sketch? Is there are way to extrude projected curves.
I have a projected sketch on a conical surface, that needs to
Any workarounds would also appreciated. How to detach lines that are connected with end points? There is no relationship like in Solid Edge that you can delete. It can be achieved in 2 ways actually. In Tools-Sketch Settings are options *) No Solve Move... Hi everyone, Just a reminder that voting for the SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten list ends on Wednesday January 15, 2014. Please be sure to submit your votes as soon as possible to have your opinion heard. ... Hi everyone, Idea creation is now complete. We are excited by the number of Idea submissions for the SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten list. This year; we have the most submissions ever! Now’s ... Hello Everyone, New idea submission will end on December 16, 2013 when we will transition into the voting phase (which will end on January 15, 2014). Before the December 16, 2013 submission deadline,... Can anyone tell me how to create a sphere? I try created
using a the dome feature, but it didn't came out right. Your help
is greatly appreciated. Thank. Hello everyone, I hope to post a bunch of quick videos on the new features of SolidWorks 2014. This first one isn't so quick, it is 22 minutes. It is an excellent new tool, so I wanted to cover it thorougly. A... Created a sketch in shape of a heart using spline. Then offset entity. Extruded the shape for thickness. When sent to 3d extruder printer the part prints as two splines not solid. Tried hatching but no luck. Could use... Wondering if there's a better way to go about dimensioning things. What I'll typically do is start working with some rough measurements, create a quick-and-dirty model, and then refine it. This usually involves re-ske... is there any setting to increase the number of steps/actions
that can be undone? Hi All, I assume that you have already recognized that we have made a lot of changes to the equation functionality in SolidWorks 2012 and there could be more stuff to come in 2013... Above all we have tr... Hello i want to create a plane that has an angle of 25°. In particular as you can see in the sketch i want that the new plane has an angle of 25° compared to the "PIANO 3" because i want to extrude a solid t... This came up while creating set up sketches for an eight-arm square umbrella. In order for the umbrella to open and close the combined length of the upper and lower pivoting arms of the side arms (A + B dims) and the ...