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Blast Out of Beta SOLIDWORKS 2018 is HERE…

  SOLIDWORKS 2018 has finally come out of beta and SOLIDWORKS 2018 PR1 has already been released*. There are a lot of sweet candies to enjoy with SOLIDWORKS 2018 includes many enhancements and improvements, most in direct response to customer requests. Here are some of my Favorites: Auto-Rotate View on Sketch Edit Measure Tool Enhancements Mouse Gestures Enhancements Mirror Sketches about Planes and Planar Faces Mirror 3D Sketch in a click Select Over Geometry Show Document Open Times Temporarily Hiding Faces when Selecting Mates Allowing…
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Blast Out of Beta SOLIDWORKS 2015 is HERE…

  SOLIDWORKS 2015 has finally come out of beta and SOLIDWORKS 2015 PR1 has been released. There are lot of sweet candies to enjoy with. SOLIDWORKS 2015 includes many enhancements and improvements, most in direct response to customer requests. Here are some of my Favorites: Customize context-sensitive Toolbars Selection Context Toolbar Setting Multiple Dimensions to Driven Status Bar Display of Cylinder Diameter Visualization Tool for References Using Intersection Zones in Section Views Model Break Views Chain Pattern Editing Limit Mate Values in the…
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Sneak Peek SOLIDWORKS 2015 – Up to Reference Pattern-No messing with Equations

  Linear pattern feature has been given a makeover with the new option of Up to Reference Up to Reference is a new option in the linear pattern feature that is similar to the equal spacing option in the circular pattern and allows for creation of intelligent patterns. The “Up to Reference” option allows you to select an edge, vertex or face as a reference to control how many instances will be created at a given spacing. An offset from that reference…
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Sneak Peek SOLIDWORKS 2015: Treehouse

  Treehouse is back with SOLIDWORKS 2015..Huraaah.. Treehouse is a breakthrough tool for design teams that think from the top down. Users can create and customize a conceptual, graphical representation of an assembly before beginning design work. Treehouse enables you to name your components and add custom properties all before creating a single document. Once the layout is complete and all your CAD documents have been generated, import the top level assembly into any PDM system and start assigning components to the…
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Sneak Peek SOLIDWORKS 2015: Customize Context-Sensitive Toolbars

  Continuing to to next new cool feature which is Customizable Context-Sensitive Toolbars (yes you read it correctly). Customizable Context-Sensitive Toolbars have been the daydreams of many users since they were first introduced. Context sensitive toolbars are the popup toolbars that appear whenever you select anything in SOLIDWORKS. You may notice that SOLIDWORKS has always done a great job of providing some of the most commonly used tools for the selected object (Face, Edge, Vertex, etc.), but have you ever thought to…
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