After installing SOLIDWORKS on a new computer and opening the program for the first time, a prompt should appear asking if you would like to activate the license. Whether activating or deactivating a license, regardless of license type, this document will help.
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These steps will guide you through installing the SolidNetwork License Manager on a new computer, updating an existing license manager, or transferring the license manager to a different computer.
How to create SolidWorks tube or electrical routes in their most basic form.
The SOLIDWORKS SolidNetwork License Manager may have more capabilities than you realize. Using an options file can control which users or departments have access to the various licenses owned by your company.
Alright SOLIDWORKS, it's time for you to take a Time Out! What Is The TIMEOUT Option? TIMEOUT is an option available for SOLIDWORKS administrators or anyone who needs more control over their SOLIDWORKS SolidNetwork License environment. The TIMEOUT option allows for...
When using a gauge table, the values no longer need to be input manually. The thickness (gauge) can be selected from a drop down menu. The bend radius values are then displayed for the desired thickness. Bend allowance or K-factor is predetermined and supplied by the gauge table.
How To Properly Configure a Bend Table in SOLIDWORKS
Learning the basics of SOLIDWORKS Activation and how to play by the rules.
Moving Stuff Around and How To Put It Back There are many ways to customize SOLIDWORKS. This article will address the command interface elements. We will talk about how to reposition them, and how to return these elements to their default positions. The CommandManager...
Knurling is a method of creating textured faces on a part, typically to ensure tactile feedback. It allows a person to know they are gripping something. Textured or knurled surfaces are easier to grasp, turn, or hold on to. Modeling knurled surfaces in SOLIDWORKS can...