March 2010 – Volume 11, No. 4 


SOLIDWORKS World 2010 Proceedings. SOLIDWORKS released all of the sessions for SOLIDWORKS World 2010 today. If you were not able to attend this year or if you did attend SWW but were not able to get to all of the presentations you wanted you can now go online to download all of the presentations. Read Article  

The Case of the Disappearing Dim Palette. When I created or selected a dimension the palette would appear, but then disappear when you hovered your mouse over it. I did a lot of things to my system to try to narrow it down. I went as far as blowing away my windows user profile. After its demise the dimension palette worked once again, puzzling…. Read Article  

It’s Just Time. To purchase a new computer. What is the life span of an engineering work station?  Some people say up to five years.  I have been working at CATI for almost nine years.  In that time frame I can think of at least seven different computers that I have had.  I know that it seems really high, but let’s take a closer look. Read Article

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DEMO: SW Simulation Frequency
This screencast illustrates how to fully understand the impact of resonance on your system and avoid product failure.  
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