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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 »

HELLO! ... HELLO .. Hello ... hello ...

February 22, 2017, 3:22 pm

Looks like I haven't been around since way back in 2008. Jeez I'm getting old. Looks pretty dusty in here. Anyone still around? rm Read more »

SolidWorks Electrical 3D designer

July 6, 2016, 10:32 pm

I currently have an opening for a Solidworks Electrical 3D designer in Charlotte, NC in case anyone with that skill set i looking. Read more »

Help me in a solidworks part design.

June 1, 2016, 7:50 am

Hi, I'm Ermes and i am making one project that consist in a ship stuctural construction. That structural has a curved shape obtained with splite line, and i can't maked with structural mambers. you... Read more »

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SolidWorks model of a suitcase or luggage

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Hi, I am an engineering student from the University of British Columbia and for one of my projects I need a model of a suitcase (or similiar luggage). Unfortunately, I am not very good at solidworks ... Read more »

tapped hole into tapered surface

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I am trying to use hole wizard and put a tapped hole into a tappered surface, but the tapped hole need to be perpendicular to the cone axis. I keep getting the warning no valid edges for the cosmetic... Read more »

macro to change sheet formats

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I have a series of drawings which need to be released to the factory on a standard company title block, and also published to a spare parts manual on a spare parts specific title block. The drawings ... Read more »

Dynamic highlighting greyed out

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I have an assembly where the dynamic highlighting option (Tools, Options, Display/Selection, Dynamic highlight from graphics view) is greyed out. It is checked, but I can't change the setting. And ... Read more »

Mates Greyed Out

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What causes the Mate icon to remain greyed out in an assembly file? This odd behavior is one I've not seen before. Thanks - Bo Read more »

Could not run SOLIDWORKS 2016 setup get this error

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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 »

How to create a staggered pattern feature in SW?

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Greetings: Is there a way to create two rows of a staggered hole cut as shown in SW2K3 or SW2K4 (13 instances on the 1st row 2.54mm spacing between column - 12 instances on the 2nd row and shift to ... Read more »

where download solidworks 2003

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where can i download solidworks 2003 please ?? (i'm french !! ;) ) thank you Read more »

Tangent edges Visible

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Is it possible without converting lines to have select parts with tangent edges visible. Sometimes when you have an assembly with alot of radii it gets way to busy if you have tangent edges all visi... Read more »

Routing - No Valid Configuration Found

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I am running into an error message that No valid configuration could be found for this pipe. This happens when I try to use tubing I created. I checked the design table, and it looks like I've foll... 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.