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SOLIDWORKS PDM – The Confusing Default Mail Client Error

SOLIDWORKS PDM Tech Tip

Written by: Bryce Hooper, Application Engineer

If you are a user of both PDM and Microsoft Office, you are probably going to see this issue every now and then. The issue I’m talking about is an error message during a preview that seems to imply we don’t have a default mail client available. This can be a confusing error to see.

Default Mail Client Error inside SOLIDWORKS PDM

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JOB POSTINGS at Sport Truck USA

DASI customer Sport Truck USA, located in Coldwater, MI, is seeking qualified candidates for a number of engineering job openings,

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JOB POSTING: CAD Detailer

DASI customer Fisher & Company, located in Saint Clair Shores, MI, is seeking a qualified candidate with experience in the automotive industry to join their their team as a CAD detailer.

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How I Saved My Robot Dog’s Life with SOLIDWORKS

Robot Dog

Written by: Enrique Garcia, Application Engineer

So I’ve always been a fan of robots and dogs. Back in 1999 the planets and stars aligned when Sony released their first version of the Sony Aibo Entertainment Robot. For those of you that have never heard of the Sony Aibo, it is a series of quadruped robotic pets designed and manufactured by Sony that housed a marvel of sensors and servos that were very advanced for the time and interfaced this hardware with some very clever software. This gave the impression of artificial intelligence and even personality.

What follows is the story of how I used my practical knowledge of engineering and 3D printing with SOLIDWORKS to revive a very sick robo dog with a broken neck, my Sony Aibo.

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Making Customizations in the SOLIDWORKS Electrical Classification Manager

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Tech Tip

Written by: Marty Adams, Application Engineer

From its introduction, SOLIDWORKS Electrical has been evolving. One of the most recent evolutions is the addition of custom classes in the SOLIDWORKS Electrical Classifications Manager. The “Classification” is used extensively throughout the software. Whether inserting a symbol, or looking for a manufacturer’s part, the classification is the key to getting there quickly.

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