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Dassault Systemes Introduces SOLIDWORKS 2019…

A new key feature is SOLIDWORKS Extended Reality (XR), for publishing CAD scene data and experiencing it in VR, AR and web viewers.…
Arena and XPLM Announce Integration for SOLIDWORKS…

Arena–XPLM Integration for SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional combines SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional with Arena's PLM software.…
RapidAuthor Version 11.0 Now Supports New CAD Formats…

RapidAuthor enables enterprises to reuse existing CAD, PLM data to create interactive 2D/3D technical documentation in a single application.…
Ideagen Acquires InspectionXpert for $7 Million…

InspectionXpert and QualityXpert will be integrated into the UK-based company's existing software suite. Jeff Cope will join the Ideagen team.…
AMD Offers New Plug-ins, Graphics and Processors…

At Siggraph recently, AMD announced new plug-ins for the AMD Radeon ProRender rendering engine, including a plug-in that supports 3ds Max 2019.…
Dassault, Siemens, PTC and Autodesk Dominate PLM Market…

Research and Markets reports on key trends and drivers in PLM, including top leaders and software brands, and latest industry activity.…

 

AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single Card AMD Helps BPA Power CAD and VR with a Single…

See how packaging food company, BluePrint Automation, was able to design and visualize complex CAD models with AMD's CAD-to-VR solution.

Does Your SMB Need PLM?

Lynn Manning talks to Adaptive's Jon Gable and Razorleaf's Jonathan Scott about if PLM is practical for SMB's and if…
8 Myths About ANSYS Discovery Live

This article looks at misconceptions about analysis and simulation software, such as ANSYS Discovery Live, is only for specialists.…
West Surrey Racing Accelerates Victory with AMD

See how HP's Z workstations and AMD's professional graphics cards help keep the British winning team stay ahead of its…
Importing Files into SOLIDWORKS

Avoid errors and learn about the different options for importing models and translating data back and forth between SOLIDWORKS and…
Gain Access to 3D Printing, CNC and More Resources

Marketplace Make is a utility for sourcing out 3D Manufacturing for your models, or for getting your name out there…
Importing Files into SOLIDWORKS…
Avoid errors and learn about the different options for importing models and translating data back…

How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD…
SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS…

The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes…

See How Easy it Is to Edit STL Files in…
SOLIDWORKS 2018 includes tools for working with STL files and other mesh files natively.…

Decals…
When I apply a decal on a face of a subject, in some cases the…

5 Things to Check When Your Simulation Results are Wrong…
This article by CAPINC points out five things to check when your simulation results are…

Installation Manager Cannot Find Required Source Files…
A common hurdle to a pair or update of the SOLIDWORKS application is a failure…

Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?…
Crashes may happen for a multitude of reasons. The main reasons we find are due…

Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts…
The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a…

Customizing SOLIDWORKS: Making it Work for You…
SOLIDWORKS offers a number of ways to customize the software to make it faster to…

Topology Optimisation in SolidWorks…
Do you think Topology optimisation inside SolidWorks will change way we design for 3D…

I can't see the line…
When adding dimensions to drawings, the dimension hovers over the pointer so that I can't…

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RapidAuthor Version 11.0 Now Supports New CAD Formats…
RapidAuthor enables enterprises to reuse existing CAD, PLM data to create interactive 2D/3D technical documentation in a single application.…


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What's Important in Workstations to End Users?…
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on…


Is Your PLM Solution Obsolete?…
Tom Gill and Fred Keith of CIMdata discuss…


Finally! A Sweet Reason to Embrace Augmented Reality…Watch this "3 Minutes of Your Time" video…


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