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CONTACT Software is sponsoring the Eclipse IoT Working Group's Open IoT Challenge 4.0. Interested parties have until 13 November to submit their ideas.…
HyperSizer Used in World's Largest All-composite Aircraft…

Collier Research's HyperSizer optimization software was used to optimize the Stratolaunch aircraft's composite fuselage and wing structure.…
SOLIDWORKS 2018 Now Shipping!…

Latest release of 3D design and engineering portfolio integrates design to manufacturing process, features SOLIDWORKS CAM.…
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HOOPS Exchange now includes beta support for feature trees from CATIA V5, NX and Creo and enhancements to its integration with Siemens'Parasolid.…
Watch SOLIDWORKS 2018 Livestream on Demand…

If you missed the livestream with SOLIDWORKS CEO Gian Paulo Bassi and Director of Product Innovation, Kurt Anliker you can still catch it here.…
Silver Lake and GE Ventures Invest $40 Million in Aras…

Aras will use this investment to drive growth, expand operations and further extend Aras' technology leadership through development and acquisitions.…

 

The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole WizardThe Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…

The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes to pipe threads, dowel holes and slots.

7 Tips to Increase Productivity by Frontloading CFD

Read this paper by Mentor to see how to achieve the full benefits of frontloading CFD, including a successful implementation…
4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool

Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated 2016 WPDM Admin Tool whether it's a client SOLIDWORKS…
The 10 Myths of Computational Fluid Dynamics

This paper debunks 10 excuses to avoid using general-purpose CFD software to solve Navier-Stokes equations, and how it can improve…
Save CPU Time and Increase Simulation Throughput

This 20 minute presentation by Mentor Graphics will demonstrate how to replace a complex sheet metal structure of a heat…
Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel

Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel…
The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes…

4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool…
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated 2016 WPDM Admin Tool…

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

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

Difficult to select/delete dimensions in SWKS16…
It is difficult to just select by clicking it - especially angular dimensions. When I…

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…

Change Appearance of Parts from Tool Box…
How do I change the appearance of parts pulled from the Tool Box? Source: MySOLIDWORKS.com…

Exporting SOLIDWORKS Data into SOLIDWORKS Visualize…
New to SOLIDWORKS 2017 is the ability to directly export CAD data to SOLIDWORKS Visualize…

Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?…
GoEngineer's Benjamin Modic talks about computer crashes, why expensive graphic cards can run poorly and…

Issue Filleting Edges of a Blade…
I cannot fillet a blade with a .150" Radius. Can anyone help? Source: SOLIDWORKS Forums…

Linear Pattern…
How do I create a linear pattern that automatically spaces a certain quantity of entities…

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Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel…
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J.G. WEISSER Accelerates Turning Machine Concept Design…
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Technique Advances Prototype Production with SOLIDWORKS…
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