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SOLIDWORKS Electrical Jan 24, 2022

Using the words “SOLIDWORKS Electrical” and “network” in the same sentence always seems to create confusion. Customers sometimes ask if SOLIDWORKS Electrical is its own standalone software and how standalone and network licenses work. This guide will clear up some of the puzzlement! 

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Jan 10, 2022

Consider these 'better' practices when performing a SOLIDWORKS Electrical Server installation that will save you a lot of time and headache! The default installation for a server installation automatically defaults to installing the Electrical server products. This means that only the data, SQL, and collaborative service are installed on the server. 

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Jun 28, 2021

Prefer a darker background? Want a larger crosshair at the cursor? Zooming the wrong direction? We can adjust all of these settings and more in the Interface Configuration selection in SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematics 2021To get there, go to the Tools Tab (1), and then the Interface configuration button (2).



SOLIDWORKS Electrical Dec 21, 2020
SOLIDWORKS has an amazing program called SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic, which is single or multi-user software, built for the creation of embedded electrical systems for equipment and other products. This additional setup can add some pitfalls to look out for when installing SOLIDWORKS products. In this guide, we are going to discuss various issues that might pop up during the install process.
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Dec 13, 2020

There is an easier solution! Inside of SOLIDWORKS Electrical, this setting for your name to be changed can be accessed by going directly to the Tools tab in your upper ribbon. Click on the Application Settings button which will take you to the Collaborative Server settings. 


SOLIDWORKS Electrical Nov 30, 2020

As you are probably already aware the collection of wire styles in SOLIDWORKS Electrical is stored at a project level, not the application level. This makes the reuse of a custom wire style challenging at times if you must copy from one project to another on a regular basis. If you need to do it more than twice it should be updated in your templates.


SOLIDWORKS Electrical Sep 25, 2020
Do you want to add watermarks in your electrical prints? How about a rubber stamp for Proprietary, As Built, or Final Build to show only when you are ready to release drawings? This can easily be attained inside of SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic with just a slight adjustment to the title blocks. To accomplish this, a layer needs to be created for each rubber stamp or watermark that is wanted on the drawing set.
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Aug 28, 2020
If you are using SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic, is it tied to your server at the office, but you need it at home or on the road too? How do you make this work for you? These simple steps allow you to work at the office or on the road with SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic.
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Apr 21, 2020
Routing wires in SOLIDWORKS Electrical can sometimes be tricky. In this two-part blog series, I’m sharing tips and tricks to make the process easier. In this blog, we’ll discuss the Route itself and all the parameters and parts required for successful functionality. These areas are just as important as the Wire, Component and 3D Model.