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Configuration Error with Solidworks 2007 SP0.0

April 23, 2021, 11:01 pm

My Solidworks 2007 SP0.0 has suddenly started to throw up the message 'Please wait while Windows configures Solidworks 2007 SP0.0'. It then searches for the Installation disk #1, which I have long s... Read more »

Solidworks 2007 SP0.0

April 23, 2021, 10:50 pm

Does anyone have, or know anyone who has, Solidworks 2007 SP0.0 with Crack? I am prepared to pay for it, if necessary. Read more »

Cannot make 2 planar end faces to cap the side sheet

March 12, 2021, 8:16 pm

I would appreciate any advise solving this problem: Cannot make 2 planar end faces to cap the side sheet . Thank you. Read more »

Could not run SOLIDWORKS 2016 setup get this error

June 7, 2020, 12:41 am

New windows 10 installed But could not run setup SOLIDWORKS 2016 same software run other system Unable to run SOLIDWORKS installation manager H:\sldlmsldlm.exe Verify that you have access to... Read more »

Free training videos for learning Solidowrks grasshopper / Rhino / Kinetic ...

February 19, 2019, 2:13 pm

Hi, here are some beginner training videos for learning Modo / Rhino / Solidworks (soon GH) : Best Thomas Read more »

deployable door.

September 3, 2017, 1:12 pm

Hey guys, I was interested on deployable systems and this time I was trying to make deployable door. The door design have two approaches 1 ) zigzag pattern muira-ori origami approach 2) hand fa... Read more »

Non Uniform thickness variation in SOLIDWORKS

August 12, 2017, 4:38 am

Dear Forum Members, Good Morning. I need to vary the thickness of my geometry in a non uniform pattern. One side of the geometry should have greater thickness and the opp osite region with lesser... Read more »

Solidworks Simulation with Glass glued with Metal

June 30, 2017, 12:50 pm

Hello All, I need a help and I want to do simulation with the glass glued to a aluminium material part.and how I can simulate this type.How to consider the glue part. Can anyone explain. Regards,... Read more »

Senior Mechanical Designer/Drafter (SolidWorks) @ Zo diac Pool Systems ? (S...

March 23, 2017, 10:31 pm

Senior Mechanical Designer/Drafter (SolidWorks) @ Zodiac Pool Systems ? ?? (San Diego) Vista, California Zodiac isn't just a pool supply manufacturer - we focus on Smart Pool Produ cts, from ph... Read more »

Senior Mechanical Engineer @ Zodiac Pool Systems ? San Diego, California

March 23, 2017, 8:33 pm

Zodiac is the leading provider of premium, innovative pool and spa products and is committed to designing and producing the most energy efficient, ear th-friendly pool products and systems availab... Read more »

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solidworks2004 specs?

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Hi there, Got a present of a solidworks 2004 cd recently and would like buy a suitable pc for it. Could anyone advise me as to what environment is best for this program? On the official sw2005 websit... Read more »

API print to pdf silent

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Does anyone know how to print to a pdf silently using the API to specify a filename, using a printer driver such as cutePDF or Adobe PDF. This used to work once upon a time, but now the resulting fi... Read more »

DST file format

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Has anybody ever had to convert a solidworks file into a .DST format? I need to convert the geometry into a gaming software. The person I am sending it to states that a .DST is the best format for hi... Read more »

Need help with eDrawings API

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Hello all, I know this might be a long shot, but has anyone of you used C# to program Solidworks eDrawings control? I am having trouble using the provided Print2 function in the eDrawings API. I em... Read more »

Re: Just How Bad Does Mastercam Suck At Drilling?

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How many users does Mastercam have, Jon? How many complaints have you found? Read more »


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I have just returned from the Solid Modelling 2004 Show where I was on the lookout for PDM software; I came across RevZone 2004 by Elton Solutions. This software appears to handle revisions for separ... Read more »

Shaded with edges greyed out

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I've just upgraded from 2004sp0 to 2004sp5 and when I open certain assemblies I now cannot display shaded with edges - the button is greyed out (and also the menu option). All the other display opt... Read more »

Geometric tolerance symbols in ms word

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A QA guy is writing reports in ms word and he asked me how to insert geometric tolerance symbols in to the text Any suggestion welcome Read more »

Crop not working (grayed out)...

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This is a multi-part message in MIME format. _NextPart_000_00F2_01C9DF85.A3A08420-- Read more »

Strange drawing behavior

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I have got a drawing that has 16 views (named, projected, sections, details, etc.). There is two views, and a child section view from one of them, that when I hover my mouse over them, my curser t... Read more » is a website by engineers for engineers. It is not affiliated with any of manufacturers or vendors discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.