SOLIDWORKS PDM Tutorial - How To Create SQL Lists

Writing and running SQL queries can be difficult, time consuming and even scary. However, when it comes to writing simple SQL queries to extract data out of your SOLIDWORKS PDM SQL database for use in other places in PDM it is quite simple and straightforward. By using the SQL Lists feature in PDM you can write and run simple and efficient queries to extract useful data out of the SQL database tables to use in other places, like folder and file data cards and when running PDM templates. This tutorial will walk you through a step-by-step guide on how to create a simple SQL List as well as show you a few ways the data pulled from the SQL table can be used in in your day to day PDM use.