Selection manager

Using the Selection Manager to Select PART of a Sketch/Curve in SOLIDWORKS

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I always think it’s amazing what you learn just by watching someone else “do something” in SOLIDWORKS. Last week during 3DEXPERIENCE WORLD 2021 I caught on to an “undocumented” (at least in my book) feature in the SelectionManager tool while watching someone else’s presentation. In SOLIDWORKS training classes (Advanced Part Modeling & Surfacing) we use that SelectionManager to either use many selections and treat them as one thing, or to “split up” a more complex sketch and only use part […]

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Selection Manager

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Surfacing Beginner, You ever start a loft or a sweep and can't pick all the segments you need for a profile or guide. Well you should try the selection manager. It's found in the right mouse button click of the viewport when your in those type of commands. Here's example I did today.   As you can see it looks like the user was trying to loft 2 edges to a single edge. As you can see that didn't work. In […]

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