Batch Printing in SolidWorks

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Have you ever wanted to print multiple drawings but didn't want to open each file and hit print everytime? Well here is a quick shortcut on how to batch print in SolidWorks. Step 1: from the Windows Start menu, click All Programs, SOLIDWORKS <version>, SOLIDWORKS Tools, SOLIDWORKS Task Scheduler.   Step 2: Inside the task scheduler, go to the top toolbar and select tasks, then select print files.   -Using add file or folder you can queue up multiple files […]

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Sketch Picture

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Say you have a picture of what you want to create in SOLIDWORKS and instead of guessing at the outline, you want to trace it off of the picture instead. No problem, to insert a 2D picture into a SOLIDWORKS part to trace, follow the instructions below.  Select the plane on which you would like to create the outline.  Open the sketch.  Inside of the sketch go to tools –> sketch tools –> sketch picture. Select the picture that you […]

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