Tag Archive: Enhancements

SOLIDWORKS 2016: Reduce Mouse Travel with “D” Key

    SOLIDWORKS 2016 gives you a new option to move the Confirmation Corner option next to pointer. The existing method of pressing RMB or right click and select OK from the pop up window still works. But in some cases where you need to click the OK or Cancel button from right top corner or feature manager, can now be brought to near to pointer using the shortcut key “D”. This option works with Part, Assembly and Drawings as…
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SOLIDWORKS 2016: Change Drawing Scale on Fly

    SOLIDWORKS 2016 gives you a new option to change the sheet scale on fly. Unlike the old method where a user has to right-click on the Sheet and select properties and then fill in the required scale, now one can simply select the standard scale from the fly button on right bottom side of the drawing. This would save a lot of mouse clicks and time when switching scales in drawings. For any other scale values that are…
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Let’s Meet in Boston at SOLIDWORKS 2016 Launch

SOLIDWORKS 2016 special launch event

SOLIDWORKS 2016 beta Beta Program ended recently and Pre Release 1 is already available to download.   If you’ve had not any chance to take part in beta or don’t want to dive into pre-release version then here are few ways you can check the new enhancements 1. Be part of SOLIDWORKS 2016 special launch event, live at the Edward Kennedy Institute, Boston on September 22 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM.  REGISTER NOW to reserve your spot to hear what’s new in SOLIDWORKS…
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SOLIDWORKS 2016 is coming, Enjoy Some Teasers!

    SOLIDWORKS 2016 will be officially unveiled on September 8, 2015  i.e. today and while you’re waiting for the big reveal, here are quick peeks at some of the new features (I’m sure you’re going to love them) Here is list of some of the new enhancements: Choosing a Configuration While Adding a Component It is now possible to choose a configuration while adding a component. When you use the Insert Components/Begin Assembly PropertyManager to add a component to an assembly, you…
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SOLIDWORKS 2015 ADDING CENTERLINES TO RECTANGLES

SW2015 Adding Centerlines to Rectangles

  With SOLIDWORKS 2015, user now have the ability to add centerlines to all types of rectangles. The option is be default checked for Center Rectangle and 3 points Center Rectangle but you can choose between From Corner or From Midpoint. For other type of rectangles you can pick Add construction lines and then you can choose between From Corner or From Midpoint. Here is a quick video showing the new centerlines in rectangle options.

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