AnsweredAssumed Answered

Why have my icons changed?

Question asked by Dave Bear on Feb 13, 2017
Latest reply on Feb 19, 2020 by John Clay

Hi all,

I had a major computer crash last week and had to completely restore the computer back to it's original (as new) condition. After re-installing everything and getting it back to where it was at beforehand, Solidworks has been somewhat quirky. It works fine, it's just inherited a few strange behaviours. Here's just one :-


When I go to open a part now, here's what the icons look like.....


Part Icon.jpg


The same applies whether it's an assembly. There is no definition between the two, it just shows a SW2016 icon. Why would this be?