Artem Taturevych

Ultimate Guide For Getting Started With Document Manager

Discussion created by Artem Taturevych on Apr 8, 2018
Latest reply on Apr 10, 2018 by Artem Taturevych



Document Manager is powerful stand-alone library supplied by SOLIDWORKS which allows to read and write metadata directly from SOLIDWORKS files stream.


There have been many questions on the forum regarding accessing the Document Manager and why and how it should be used. The following article provides in-depth guide of starting the development with Document Manager. API It includes but not limited to

  • What is Document Manager license and how it affects your software. How to request the license key
  • What functionality is available in Document Manager and what software can be written
  • How to connect from VBA, C#, VB.NET and C++
  • What is required for deployment of the application based on Document Manager


Reference: Ultimate Guide For Getting Started With Document Manager