Easily create and modify configurations for your parts and assemblies. Similar to a design table, all the parameters that you want to control are all in one place. And not just for one configuration at a time, but for all of your configurations.
This is a simple wheel design to shown you how it’s done. Once you understand the main concepts, you can easily create your own custom wheels.
Insert a Company Logo Into a Drawing
A lot of companies like to have the company logo on their blueprints. All you have to do is use the Sketch Picture command to easily insert your image file into a drawing.
Engrave Text On a Curved Object
In a just a few steps, you can easily create any text and engrave or emboss on a curved surface.
How to add a watermark to a drawing
At times, a watermark such as �CONFIDENTIAL� is required on a drawing print. There are a few workarounds that are available. Also, see how to change the drawing paper image.
Ever Need to Create a Knurl?
The easiest way to add a knurl is to apply a texture to the face. But you also can physically create a knurl feature.
Using Projected Curve to Create a 3D Curve
A neat technique to create a 3D curve is to create two sketches on intersecting planes and merge the sketches to create one 3D sketch.
Customize the New CommandManager
The CommandManager was redesigned in SolidWorks 2008. Here are a few things you can do to customize the CommandManager.
Easy Part Creation
SolidWorks 2008 makes every day part creation easier. See how easy it is to make a quick solid model with SolidWorks 2008.
SolidWorks 2008 has added a few new customizations that will increase your performance greatly. One of the new things that you are going to want to do right away is to customize the new shortcut toolbar.