Stop Designing with Obsolete Files

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Found an interesting letter in the mail bag this morning: Dear Engineering Specialist Man,  Due to your continued brilliance in SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM, I am compelled to question you yet again.  I’m trying to hide components in a particular state from users, but I want them to be available to open when required in an assembly. Is there a way to do that? The application is purchased components that are discontinued. We still need them for legacy assemblies, but I […]

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XP is eleven years old …and not going to be twelve.

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Don’t forget, SOLIDWORKS 2013 is not going to run on Windows XP. This includes SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM 2013 viewers too. I know many of you have older shop floor computers working as vault viewers…so remember to get some upgrade money in your budget. Looking into my magic crystal ball, 2013 may be the last release for Vista…and Windows Server 2003. Good riddance to Vista, but this could be big news to those of you that have EPDM running on Windows […]

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