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@Xi Computer Announces Professional VR for CAD…

@Xi Computer is partnering with MeshroomVR for the distribution of a highly innovative Virtual Reality prototyping software for CAD, CAE and CAM.…
DriveWorks 16 is Here!…

In addition to new 3D web-based functionality, the release themes are performance, scalability and usability.…
Dassault Systemes Reports Strong Growth for 3DEXPERIENCE…

Dassault recently announced first quarter results, stating that 3DEXPERIENCE software growth was up 26%, along with cloud activity.…
Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification…

Stratasys rolled out a new industry certification program in North America designed to bridge the skills gap in the additive manufacturing industry.…
ANSYS Completes OPTIS Acquisition…

Headquartered in France, OPTIS develops physics-based software that simulates light and human vision.…
Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017…

According to Wohlers' latest additive manufacturing report, an estimated 1,768 metal AM systems were sold in 2017, compared to 983 systems in 2016.…

 

Why Distributed Data Management is ImportantWhy Distributed Data Management is Important…

Learn about SOLIDWORKS Manage, which combines the ease of use and familiar Windows Explorer interface of SOLIDWORKS PDM.

What If You Could Render 10x Faster?

Well you can with the this brand new super feature, called the AI (Artificial Intelligence) Denoiser, coming to SOLIDWORKS Visualize…
Top Ten User Requests & Preview of SOLIDWORKS 2019

Take a look at the SOLIDWORKS Top Ten List, and get a glimpse of some of the enhancements coming in…
Lessons Learned with SOLIDWORKS CAM and CNC

Adam Hughes shares his experience as a newbie with a Tormac CNC cutter and SOLIDWORKS CAM 2018.…
Is there Still a Place for Classroom-based Training?

ASCENT's Paul Burden thinks so. When you do consider eLearning offerings there are factors to consider when evaluating. Learn more.…
What's Important in Workstations to End Users?

JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in…
Lessons Learned with SOLIDWORKS CAM and CNC…
Adam Hughes shares his experience as a newbie with a Tormac CNC cutter and SOLIDWORKS…

Things to Consider When Upgrading SOLIDWORKS…
Nate Fredrich of GSC shares frequently asked questions and different approaches to installing SOLIDWORKS, including…

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…

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…

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…

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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Why Distributed Data Management is Important…
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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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