Before getting started, there are some settings that should be changed in the Vault Admin tool. In the admin tool, expand the user or group you wish to affect, select Settings and Reference Dialog. As shown in FIG. 1 and FIG. 2: Check: Auto select reference files to get latest version when … [Read more...] about Using Old Revisions in New Designs with SOLIDWORKS Product Data Management
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Instead of modifying the default Weldment Cut List Table every time we create a weldment drawing, let's create our own template to use. Creating your own template is very straightforward, and so are these step-by-step instructions! 1. Put a part in the weldment … [Read more...] about How to Create a Custom Weldment Cut List Template in SOLIDWORKS