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New Beta for VR Mode in eDrawings…

eDrawings has a new Open in VR command from the File menu for instant viewing of SOLIDWORKS files in Virtual Reality.…
New SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert Exam Now Available…

This exam was developed for seasoned analysis users who have a good understanding of the entire suite of analysis tools in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium.…
SOLIDWORKS 2020 Beta is Live!…

Be among the first to try out the exciting new features and functionality in SOLIDWORKS 2020 and provide your feedback. Join the beta program!…
Wipro to Acquire ITI…

Information technology, Wipro, has signed an agreement to acquire interoperability company, International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI).…
Dassault's New Cloud Data Management Tools Now Available…

The new data and lifecycle management tools enable users to manage your projects and product lifecycle easily without leaving SOLIDWORKS.…
@Xi Ranked as Fastest Single-CPU Workstation So Far…

According to David Cohn's review, the @Xi MTower PCIe workstation represents the best price and performance configuration he has ever tested.…

 

7 Ways to Save Time with the ALT Key in SOLIDWORKS 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 from GoEngineer to learn how to get around that and more.

Introduction to SOLIDWORKS xShape

SOLIDWORKS xShape gives users the ability to create complex, non-prismatic shapes quickly and intuitively. Trimech's Wayne White as the highlights.…
SOLIDWORKS & The End Of Windows 7

GSC's Jeff Setzer makes the case on why it's time to update to Windows 10.…
Why Digital Twins Require Digital Threads

CIMdata explains why the digital thread should be part of the digital twin, and how it ensures that the digital…
What Hardware Should I Choose for SOLIDWORKS?

Watch this video from Solid Solutions to learn what considerations you'll need to make, whether that is graphics cards, hard-drives,…
How To Set Up For a Multi-User Environment in SOLIDWORKS PDM

Optimize the performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM with the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox. Here's how!…
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…

How To Set Up For a Multi-User Environment in SOLIDWORKS…
Optimize the performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM with the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox. Here's how!…

Importing Files into SOLIDWORKS…
Avoid errors and learn about the different options for importing models and translating data back…

Designing and 3D Printing a Jig for Measurement Ease…
Brandon Harris of GoEngineer covers how to model a jig in SOLIDWORKS and then 3D…

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…

Wouldn't It Be Nice to Automatically Create PDFs?…
Learn how with the SOLIDWORKS Task Scheduler you can automatically generate PDFs in this tip…

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…

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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What Hardware Should I Choose for SOLIDWORKS?…
Watch this video from Solid Solutions to learn what considerations you'll need to make, whether that is graphics cards, hard-drives,…


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Why Digital Twins Require Digital Threads…
CIMdata explains why the digital thread should be…


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…


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