Tips & Tricks
Ever experienced opening a model in SolidWorks and making a mistake?
With the result that most people close the file, without saving it, and then open it again.
To automate this and save time, you can use the Reload command to make the process much faster.
Need this "OOPS button"?
Read on here where you can find the Reload command.
Navigate in the menu bar via "File" to the command "Reload".
A new window will open, in which SolidWorks displays in red that data loss is possible for the file.
When you click "OK", you will get the original model, without the adjustments / errors.
Have you already experienced that you have to search far too long in a folder for the main composition of a model?
SolidWorks has a very simple solution for this, namely "Quick Filters".
Read on and discover how you can save time by using the "Quick Filter: Top-Level Assembly".
Did you know you can open an assembly without the parts...
If you want to open an assembly, you have to have all the parts, right?
Read on to discover how you can open an assembly without the parts via "Large Design Review"!
Does it happen regularly to you that dimensions overlap in a drawing?
Sometimes you can't avoid overlapping dimensions - knowing that this is not drawing technically correct. This creates uncertainty when reading the size or it even looks chaotic.
SolidWorks does have a handy function for this, namely "Break Lines", which enables you to avoid overlapping dimensions when dimensioning a drawing.
Read here how to use these "Break Lines".