One week ago tonight, all across the world, SolidWorks User Groups came together to take part in the greatest CAD community event of all time, SolidWorks Largest User Group Meeting Ever - SLUGME! Hundreds of SolidWorks users, vendors, resellers, students and employees converged on their local user group meetings on the same night to take part in… Show more
In America, as we celebrate Thanksgiving, I have so very much to be thankful for... My Faith, My Family, My Country, My Health, My Friends, My Work, My Prosperity. I can't say it any better than Maya Angelou: I’ve learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow. I’ve learned that… Show more
Guys, I have to apologize in advance. I am an unwilling SW user, after being conditioned by 20years with PTC. I have intimate knoweledge of how Pro/E & Creo function. It has been a very difficult transition for me. I still call my learning SW as SW "Intox", not PTC "detox"! Here is one reason why, and my question. It is very common method… Show more
In my drawing I used the centerline command to add a centerline between to parallel lines (the sides of a feature). I added an angular dimension from another centerline to this centerline. It is rotated 30deg. I then realized I wanted to change the scale of my view so I changed it to 1:1 and added a break to allow the view to fit on my A size… Show more
Does anyone know of a way to pattern text in an incremental way? Example: showing text on a ruler - 0, 1, 2, 3, etc. I am trying to create extruded numbers from 0 to 60 on a rule. I have searched discussions, but can't seem to find anything relevant. Maybe I don't know the right string to search for. Thanks!
Hi, In assembly drawing which contains some views, I replaced the Assembly model, in all views. ? How can I update the BOM to show the new model items
Maybe the fact I put too many details into the procedure makes it seem more difficult that it actually is. some steps take milliseconds and the overall time is of about 20 seconds mainly due to model loading time. Try to replace references before saving the new file. It will replace all model references properly.
Hi All, I have downloaded a large number of tube fittings, which are all in STEP AP214 format. Is there any feature where I can convert all STEP files in one go? Converting them one by one will take a 2-3 days. Any advice? Regards, LS