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solidworks 2016 clean install loads very slowly

Question asked by Thomas Johnston on Aug 10, 2016
Latest reply on Aug 11, 2016 by Logan Pegler

We just upgraded to SollidWorks 2016 SP4.

It is a clean installation on Windows 7 (Dell) and SolidWorks 2015 ran great.

When we initially load the software, it takes 3-4 minutes or more to start up.

Spends unusual a lot of time on "Loading Registry" and a very long time on "Initializing VBA Engine".

After it is running, the file>open is slow and the Add-Ins window just comes up blank for quite a while before the Add-In list appears.

This is happening on several computers.



Tom Johnston - San Diego State University