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Dassault to Acquire Trace Software's elecworks Product…

Elecworks software provides schematic design, electrical control panel design, and small wiring-cabling-harnessing design capabilities.…
3DEXPERIENCE.WORKS Announced at SOLIDWORKS World…

3DEXPERIENCE.WORKS is a new portfolio of industry-aware applications on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform that is tailored to the needs of SOLIDWORKS users.…
Aras Partners with VCollab for Simulation Management…

Aras will use the VCollab technology in Simulation Process & Data Management (SPDM) processes across the lifecycle.…
ANSYS to Acquire Granta Design…

ANSYS customers can benefit from Granta's material software, and Granta customers can expect even easier access to ANSYS' simulation software.…
ASSESS Initiative Announces Membership Drive…

The ASSESS initiative aims to democratize analysis and simulation. ASSESS members get $100 discount on the Annual ASSESS Congress registration.…
AutoForm Acquires Logopress…

AutoForm serves the tool & die industry with its FEA software, and Logopress makes die design software for the tool & die industry.…

 

BIG News from SOLIDWORKS World 2019!BIG News from SOLIDWORKS World 2019!…

This year Dassault Systemes got bold and changed SOLIDWORKS World's name to 3DEXPERIENCE World and introduced 3DEXPERIENCE.WORKS.

See What's Shaking at SOLIDWORKS World in Dallas

This week attendees will hear from NASA Astronaut and NFL player Leland Melvin, get a glimpse of SOLIDWORKS 2020, and…
Design & Manufacturing Trends in 2019 & Beyond

Generative design, artificial intelligence, robots. See what Autodesk CEO and President and VP of Research of CIMdata have to say…
4 Ways to Visualize a SOLIDWORKS Model

Learn about the tools for visualizing SOLIDWORKS models, including SOLIDWORKS Viewport (Shaded With Edges) and Radeon ProRender for SOLIDWORKS.…
Make an Impression with Raytraced Rendering in SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS users can create photorealistic renderings with PhotoView360 and SOLIDWORKS Visualize, and AMD offers a third, FREE, option.…
3 Easy Paths from SOLIDWORKS to VR

Read how using Virtual Reality (VR) in design and manufacturing is now more accessible, affordable AND easy with SOLIDWORKS 2019…
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…

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…

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…

The Power and Value of the SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard…
The SOLIDWORKS Hole Wizard provides a myriad of hole options from threaded and clearance holes…

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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Dassault to Acquire Trace Software's elecworks Product…
Elecworks software provides schematic design, electrical control panel design, and small wiring-cabling-harnessing design capabilities.…


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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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