Using a DWG or DXF for SOLIDWORKS Drawing Borders

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Would you like to reuse your title block and border information from an already completed .DWG or .DXF file? You can easily import that .DWG or .DXF into SOLIDWORKS and create your new SOLIDWORKS Drawing taking only the information you need copied over. First, we’ll start with a .DWG with a border and title block included. Now, our goal is to get this imported into SOLIDWORKS. To import a .DWG or .DXF file, simply open SOLIDWORKS and go to File […]

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DraftSight Install and First Glance

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DraftSight, the exciting FREE  2D CAD tool from Dassault Systems is now Released Product! It took only a few moments to download this mear 57MB install. It took even less time to install and required no reboot or shutdown of other applications! (Win 7 x64) As a first test I tried opening a 10MB .dwg file from a customer who had been unsuccessfull opening it with SolidWorks. This file opened with only one message of an entity type, I selected ok […]

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