• Visualize rendered content

    Hello Visualize Community!   I'd like to start a thread where we can share our Visualize images, animations, and other rendered content for feedback from the community. I will also use this thread as the single ...
    Brian Hillner
    last modified by Brian Hillner
  • Are there any plans to support a Sketchfab exporter from Visualize?

    This would be a really nice feature to have especially if you supported jacketing like UE4's Datasmith and decal exporting.
    Jeremy Kaiser
    last modified by Jeremy Kaiser
  • Is there a visualize api in the works?

    I have been waiting a while and was told about 2 years ago that a few other customers had been asking for one and that one was planned in the road map. I would very much like to use the software but an api would lesse...
    Jeremy Kaiser
    created by Jeremy Kaiser
  • fbx file doesn't include texture & material

    I try to assign metallic color texture to a solid body component and then export to FBX format. I found the export setting doesn't include export texture or material.   Then I put this FBX file into Unity3D. It...
    Alan Cheung
    last modified by Alan Cheung
  • Export FBX with embedded textures?

    Hello,   We are trying to export an fbx to use it in a VR project. However, the textures are being exported as separate files. Is there any way to export a solidworks model (Using Visualize or not) as a FBX with...
    Fabio Ruiz
    last modified by Fabio Ruiz
  • SOLIDWORKS Visualize Feature Requests

    Hello Visualize Community,   Some of you have asked me to create a single forum post where all global Visualize users can request product features for future releases, and bounce these ideas off each other. This...
    Brian Hillner
    last modified by Brian Hillner
  • Animating a tape measure: ruler decal issue

    I need to render a tape measure being used in an animation.   I'm currently doing this by have 3 components in my animation. The Tape measure body, the tape, and the metal angle on the tip. I have the tip remai...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • Rotate Model in Graphics Area

    I've started using Visualize and hit a road block. I'm not able to rotate the model 360° in X direction. Specially if I want to turn/orient the model upside down.   Is there any setting I'm missing.
    Deepak Gupta
    last modified by Deepak Gupta
  • Queue Disaster

    I did something monstrous today: I tried to use the PRO-Feature Queue. And it was the same as with all version since 2016. It doesn´t work. At last it should be 9 files, but after uploading 5 files, i aborted....
    Peter Hildebrandt
    last modified by Peter Hildebrandt
  • Can't change output settings in Visualize

    Hi!   For some reason I'm unable to change any of the output settings. I've tried different cameras, models and projects, even started a brand new project to no avail. No idea what has happened but I'm grateful ...
    Jimmy Johansson
    last modified by Jimmy Johansson
  • Visualize crashes

    Good evening,   I've recently run into a problem with Visualize. The projects I have worked fine 2-3 weeks ago, but for a few days now, it keeps crashing whenever i try saving/when it auto-saves (from what I've ...
    Sorin Popescu
    last modified by Sorin Popescu
  • Hide/Show parts that are animated

    Hello,   I have an animation that I exported from Solidworks Motion Study [Type: Animation], and the moving parts work great but I need to hide/show parts that are moving in this animation. I tried keyframing it...
    Brian Machado
    last modified by Brian Machado
  • Tips and tricks for overlaying renderings on photos

    I'd like to start a discussion on tips and tricks for how to best overlay renderings on photographs utilizing plates and HDR environments. We are looking at taking photographs but I want to make sure they are usable a...
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • import failed see log files for details

    i am trying to import the assembly from solidworks 202 version into visualize professional 2020 . but when i import i am getting a dialog box as shown below and i have attached the log file for the reference . i am st...
    Lal Kishen
    created by Lal Kishen
  • Solidworks Visualize import failed

    Hello Everyone!   I need to create an animation with visualize and I have an assembly with a motion study. When i try to export it with Advanced Export from Solidworks 2019 SP3 to Visualize 2019 SP3 i get an erro...
    Rouanet Rouanet,Gaetan
    last modified by Rouanet Rouanet,Gaetan
  • Cut only specified objects with Cut plane?

    Is it possible to only cut selective objects with the cut plane? I don't see any way to do this and it would be hugely helpful for some animations i'm doing.    Thank you. 
    Luke Thompson
    last modified by Luke Thompson
  • i cant see the thumbnails of my solidworks drawing

    Remle Macasinag
    last modified by Remle Macasinag
  • Appearances in appearances tab (only) only show as buckets, and their various spec/bump etc. images do not show (although the appearance still works in a blind sort of fashion.

    Was fiddling with menu toggles (don't do this) and somehow the settings were changed such that my homemade appearances no longer appear as texture discs under the appearance tab, even though they do under the librarie...
    Chris McLeod
    last modified by Chris McLeod
  • No thumbs after crash

    After a crash, i´ve no thumbs/preview in any panel. Camera/appereances/textures/HDR and in all projects, even if i create a new one.
    Peter Hildebrandt
    last modified by Peter Hildebrandt
  • Uploading interactive image (html) file to a website

    Hello community, I have rendered an interactive image (html index file) from solidworks visualize, how can I upload this to my website? So that anyone can see my projects and interact with it? I am trying to make webs...
    Dhrumil Shah
    last modified by Dhrumil Shah