EPDM users across the world love sldsetdocprop

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A few years ago Bill mentioned how you could use “sldsetdocprop” to take a Toolbox part and make it behave like a normal part. However you can use this tool to do the exact opposite – take a normal part and make it a Toolbox part. SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM users all across the land think this is cool -here is why: Checkout this screen shot from EPDM’s “Copy Tree” command: See the part cleverly named: “I want this part to work like […]

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Is it a Part… or a Toolbox Part?

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I was recently talking with one of our customer’s that designs fixtures and related equipment.  Fortunately, this customer is using SOLIDWORKS Professional and has SOLIDWORKS Toolbox for fasteners and hardware to make his life easier!  His dilemma was he no longer wanted to have the Toolbox components of his assembly identified as Toolbox components.  He wanted a group of fasteners that originated as Toolbox parts to be treated as normal parts. What I found interesting is that a Toolbox part […]

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