Tag Archives: Enterprise

Conditional Transitions in SolidWorks Enterprise PDM

Workflows in SolidWorks Enterprise PDM are great at capturing business and process goals. Below we have a simple workflow that captures business intent of ensuring that a catalog number is assigned to a part once it has been approved. In this … Continue reading

SolidWorks Webcast Series – May 4, 2012

An in-depth look at designing complex products: Workflow Opportunities with SolidWorks

Checking Out the Enterprise PDM Check In Window

The SolidWorks Enterprise PDM check in window tells us a lot about the files that we and our organization interact with on a daily basis. Often times, this window may be viewed as ‘just another click’ to get our files … Continue reading

Using Enterprise PDM Search to Identify Missing Metadata

When talking about custom variables (custom properties) in SolidWorks Enterprise PDM, one could argue that they are the backbone of harnessing the power of the tool. They are used to identify files, track approvals, and even provide quick reference without … Continue reading

SolidWorks Enterprise PDM Off-Line Mode and You

Offline mode is a very useful feature that most users enter once in a while. Some of those users are road warriors who may need to work on files while away from the office while others accidently enter the mode … Continue reading