Working Folders in EPDM

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Many new SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM administrators want to setup a working folder [sandbox] location for each of their users. I’m not a fan. Disadvantages to working folders: Concurrent engineering is difficult It is difficult for management and the rest of the design team to track the progress of the design If the designer is suddenly called out of the office for an extended period of time, it is cumbersome for other designers to take over   Users have an extra, […]

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Working Folders in EPDM

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Many new SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM administrators want to setup a working folder [sandbox] location for each of their users. I’m not a fan. Disadvantages to working folders: Concurrent engineering is difficult It is difficult for management and the rest of the design team to track the progress of the design If the designer is suddenly called out of the office for an extended period of time, it is cumbersome for other designers to take over Users have an extra, tedious […]

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