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SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Top Ten List Now Open for Submissions!…

Here's your chance to share your ideas for future enhancements to SOLIDWORKS products. Submissions due Dec. 12, then voting begins!…
New Processors Available on @Xi Desktops & Laptops…

The latest versions of their award-winning MTower workstations and PowerGo laptops come equipped with 9th Generation Intel Core i9 processors.…
Arena Solutions Acquires Omnify Software…

Omnify is a PLM provider for discrete manufacturing, with a large customer base in the electronics, medical devices, aerospace and defense markets.…
Hexagon Strenghtnes AEC Portfolio with Bricsys…

Bricsys offers BricsCAD, a CAD platform that supports 2D/3D, mechanical, and sheet metal design and building information modelling (BIM) in one system.…
Battery Ventures Acquires Cincinnati-based SigmaTEK…

Backed by investor Battery Ventures, SigmaTEK will continue to focus on growing its business in the sheet-metal market and has named a new CEO.…
CETOL 6 10.2 from Sigmetrix Hits the Market…

CETOL 6 10.2 tolerance analysis software variation analysis software now supports PTC Creo, SOLIDWORKS, CATIA, and most recently NX.…

 

8 Myths About ANSYS Discovery Live8 Myths About ANSYS Discovery Live…

This article looks at misconceptions about analysis and simulation software, such as ANSYS Discovery Live, is only for specialists.

Disruption Is Here in Automotive- Are You Ready?

Read this article to see how simulation technology pervasively addresses disruptive automotive technologies.…
Disruption in Aerospace and Defense Is Here: Are You Ready?

See how A & D companies are using simulation to evaluate thousands of product scenarios and overcome barriers to get…
4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool

Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated WPDM Admin Tool whether it's a client SOLIDWORKS machine…
Creating Value When PLM and ERP Work Together

John MacKrell of CIMdata explains the necessary strategy for bringing PLM, ERP, and MES together to form a complete product…
7 Ways to Save Time with the ALT Key in SOLIDWORKS

Are you ever annoyed by that soft snapping thing while adding dimensions? Read this tip from GoEngineer to learn how…
4 Steps to Installing the Workgroup PDM Admin Tool…
Trimech's Simran Rekhi provides the steps needed to install the updated WPDM Admin Tool whether…

7 Ways to Save Time with the ALT Key in…
Are you ever annoyed by that soft snapping thing while adding dimensions? Read this tip…

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…

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…

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.…

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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CETOL 6 10.2 from Sigmetrix Hits the Market…
CETOL 6 10.2 tolerance analysis software variation analysis software now supports PTC Creo, SOLIDWORKS, CATIA, and most recently NX.…


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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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