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Running Slow on Custom Built Machine

Question asked by Patrick Monahan on May 6, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 2, 2016 by Ned Hutchinson

Both SW 2015 and 2016 are running slow.  I mean VERY slow.  I'm pretty sure it is a video card issue because when I run the Task Manager my computer is using less than 10% of its processing power but my screen still locks up.  I have matched my graphics card driver with the recommended driver from the SolidWorks website.  The computer is a custom build with a Quadro k620 video card, a 1TB hard drive, 16gb of ram and the processor is AMD FX-8320.  It is taking 5 to 7 seconds between every pick I make in a sketch and even longer to change sketch commands (eg. from line to arc...) Does anyone have any thoughts?


It did not seem to run as slow a few months ago.