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Equations don't work (not answered)

Question asked by Denzil Searle on Jun 21, 2011
Latest reply on May 24, 2016 by Vladimir Urazhdin

I'm running SW2010 Standard x64 SP2.1 on Windows 7 64-bit. I haven't used equations much before, but now want to, and they won't work. Everything I enter comes up with a red exclamation mark and won't solve. I even tried a new part with a simple rectangular sketch, gave one side a dimension of 20mm, and on the other side added an equation,


"D2@Sketch1" = "D1@Sketch1" * 2


That wouldn't solve, so I tried adding another equation that simply said,


"length"= 20


That wouldn't solve either.


I did a search and found a post advising someone to enter msgbox("Hello!") in a dimension to check if VBA was working. I tried this, it gave me a message box saying "Hello", then went completely unresponsive and I had to close all the SW processes manually with the Task Manager. TM shows swvbaserver.exe is running when SW is running, but it is only a 32 bit process. Is this a VBA problem? What can I do about it?