Asko Kauppi

Bug report: Dynamic Reference Visualization not where the help says

Discussion created by Asko Kauppi on May 19, 2018
Latest reply on Sep 5, 2018 by Andreas Rhomberg

I wanted to enable the nice Dynamic Reference Visualization feature, but couldn't find it.

I presume this is a matter of simply the Help material needing to be updated? Let me know if I should file such elsewhere than in the Forums.


The SolidWorks 2018 help mentions:

In the FeatureManager design tree, right-click the first item (part or assembly).

Click one or both of the following: Dynamic Reference Visualization (Parent), ...

I'm not able to find those in my FeatureManager tree (SW 2018 SP 2.0):

G - featuremanager.PNG

However, with the help of the Great CommandManager, I found them under:


G - view menu.PNG



- Help should reflect the reality of the current version of SolidWorks user interface


- The steps in the Help were not correct, at least on my installation.