SolidWorks is a 3D modelling package with a strong focus towards CAD/CAM.

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Interchange format for SolidWorks files with color - which are supported?

I'm currently working on adding a solid model export feature to a proprietary program, with the intention that users can transfer the data to SolidWorks. It already has ASCII STL export and DXF export ...
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How to create a template part in Solidworks?

How can I prepare a part (like a 19" rack unit) as template with two variables? The user should be able to give values for the number of HE units and the depth and Solidworks creates a new part with ...
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is it possible to use a quadro and a geforce card in the same pc? [duplicate]

because I would like better solidworks performance, I would like to run an older quadro card next to a (or multiple) gamer cards. Is this possible, and should I connect the monitor to the quadro to ...
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Solidworks 2012, default tolerances for all drawings?

The only documentation I can find on solidworks.com is for setting a default tolerance to a model, I want a default tolerance on every new drawing of 0.xx rather than the 0.xxx. How do I make a global ...
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graphics card for the 3d modeling program solidworks [closed]

I am building a computer for which I will be required to use the 3d modeling program solidworks. Initially the graphics card I was going was this one. ...
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Covert a .EASM solid work edrawing file to .WRL

I was wondering if anyone new of any software that could convert .EASM (Solid Works Edrawing) to a .WRL (VRML) file.
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Laptop/Desktop with Workstation GPU compatible with SolidWorks? [closed]

I have a friend who will be using SolidWorks soon. She wants to get a new laptop, but SolidWorks is only certified with workstation graphics cards. What laptops do you use with SolidWorks and what is ...
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Is it possible to create SolidWorks files from Autodesk 3Ds Max?

Is it possible to create SolidWorks files (i.e. *.stl, *.sldasm, *.sldprt, *.stp) from Autodesk 3Ds Max?
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Logmein does not work at home?

I've been using logmein successfully for may situations and have had very good success. Our company has an Log me in Pro account. I have used this to share my desktop with customers. At work, I ...
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Is there an easy way to convert a SolidWorks drawing to an 3d flash file?

My dad does a lot of designing in SolidWorks for his business, and I would like to take one of his 3D drawings and put it on the web on a product page. Is there any way to easily convert that to ...
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Solidworks on windows 7 UAC request at every login

Is there a way to stop solidworks from requiring a UAC permission prompt every time the system is booted up? It is apparently trying to activate a server at startup. Is this an authentication service, ...