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18th Annual SOLIDWORKS World in Full Swing in Dallas…

With four keynote speakers, 200 interactive training sessions, and 130 exhibitors, the 18th annual conference opens in Dallas.…
Latest Hardware Displayed at SOLIDWORKS World…

See what Lenovo, Puget Systems, 3Dconnexion, and BOXX have to offer for SOLIDWORKS users, including Dassault Systemes certified workstations.…
Geometric Announces Support for SOLIDWORKS MBD…

With CAMWorks and SOLIDWORKS MBD users will be able to obtain information like thread data, surface finishes, and other GD&T data.…
DS SOLIDWORKS Honors CETOL 6 with Certified Gold Status…

As a certified Gold Partner, Sigmetrix's CETOL 6 solidly integrates with SOLIDWORKS.…
Check Out Datakit Release of 2016.1 for SOLIDWORKS…

Datakit's 2016.1 release bringing many improvements in its full range of conversion tools, including SOLIDWORKS 2016 support.…
Dassault Systemes-Certified BOXX Workstations…

BOXX offers CATIA and SOLIDWORKS-certified workstations, including the APEXX desktop models and GOBOXX mobile workstations.…

 

30+ New Features Coming in SOLIDWORKS 2017 30+ New Features Coming in SOLIDWORKS 2017…

Bi-directional circular cut patterns, multi-distance chamfers, transparent section views, treehouse drawing import and much more coming.

SOLIDWORKS App for Kids Aims to Introduce Students to STEM

We caught up with Marie Planchard, director of Education Portfolio, to learn about the new SOLIDWORKS Apps for Kids, announced…
Big Plans & Products Announced at SOLIDWORKS World 2016

SOLIDWORKS announced SOLIDWORKS PCB, Xdrive and Xdesign tools coming in SOLIDWORKS 2017, new pricing options, AND plans to be #1…
Skills Students Need to Enter Engineering Workforce

SolidProfessor's Jason Wright says competency in trending technology, CAD certifications, and a mix of soft skills and technical know-how are…
Winning Recipe for Synergis Adept/SAP Integration

Steven Danasko from Greene, Tweed & Co. shares integration story. Catch him at SOLIDWORKS World this week at the Synergis…
Orbital Computers' Desktop Gets Thumbs Up in Review

Find out how Orbital Computers' C2000 workstation benchmarked, using powerful CAD and rendering software, in this review by ConnectPress.…
Bypass the Local File State in the EPDM Vault…
A grey folder indicates a local copy of that folder or file where EPDM does…

How To Fix a Wrong-Facing Tangent Relation…
Learn how to flip the tangent relation if it becomes tangent in the wrong direction…

Recover the Missing Feature Manager and Command Manager…
Have you ever been working with SOLIDWORKS and then all of a sudden you can't…

Learn to Use the Viewport for SOLIDWORKS 2015 Composer…
This video from SolidProfessor teaches the ins and outs of the Viewport for SOLIDWORKS Composer.…

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

Make a Guided Helix with Variable Pitch and Radius…
How do I make a guided helix with variable pitch and radius in SOLIDWORKS? Source: 3DCADForums…

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…

Understand the Different Cosmetic Thread Settings…
Cosmetic threads have been in SOLIDWORKS for a long time but they are not widely…

Add Metadata to Your SOLIDWORKS Models…
Luke Luff of FISHER/UNITECH discusses how to use the metadata connection in SOLIDWORKS to embed…

Thumbnail Graphics Do Not Display…
I am using SOLIDWORKS 2014 and Windows 7. For some reason my thumbnails do not…

Create Filled/Sold Balloon…
How do I create Filled/Sold balloon in SOLIDWORKS?…

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Avalanches and Other Snow Modeled with CFD…
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Avalanches and Other Snow Modeled with CFD…
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