It shows as dissolved in the drawing but I want to keep it as a sub-assembly in the main assembly drawing.
open the subassy, go to the configuration tab, roght click on the configuration name, and select properties. modify the selections here:
Since he's a newb, it's important to mention that this "Dissolve" is not to be confused with a temporary dissolve that you can do within a BOM table.
newb? his account says he has been in the forum for over 7 years...
I tried this (selected PROMOTE) and still doesn't work.
promote is the setting that makes it dissolved.
from your limited explanation, I believe you want the "show" option. or possibly the "hide" option...
2019 SOLIDWORKS Help - Configuration Properties PropertyManager
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