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What is the grey folder or file in PDM vault view?

Posted on Jun 01, 2018 by Do Thai Quoc Dung

Sometimes you will see grey folder or file in the file vault view. Do you ever wonder what are they for? Grey folder or file means that a local folder or a local file that is in the local file vault view cache but not in the file vault. The reason ...

What is a Grey Folder or File in PDM Vault View?

Posted on Jan 26, 2018 by seacad_admin

Sometimes you will see a grey folder or file in the PDM vault view. So what are they for? Grey folder or file means that a local folder or a local file that is in the local file vault view cache but not in the file vault. The reason could be a fol...

SOLIDWORKS PDM Branch and Merge Function

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 by seacad_admin

Exploring new design ideas is an important way to refine a design, and now with the new Branch and Merge capability of SOLIDWORKS PDM, this task is a breeze. Regardless of its release state, parts, assemblies, or drawings can be branched, and their s...

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2018

Posted on Dec 21, 2017 by seacad_admin

One of the most anticipated enhancements for SOLIDWORKS PDM 2018 is the ability to read and write values from or to a SOLIDWORKS revision table. You can configure SOLIDWORKS PDM variables to automatically add information such as revision date, descri...

SOLIDWORKS PDM – Manage Standard Libraries and Project Folders

Posted on Jul 26, 2016 by seacad_admin

When you manage assemblies which contains many parts, you would probably reuse certain part files to speed up the design process. Standard parts such as bolts/nuts, or maybe basic sub-assemblies such as motors and actuators (which will be procured fr...

Managing The Integrity Of Your Files Using PDM

Posted on Apr 25, 2016 by seacad_admin

If you worked with huge assemblies (such as 100 parts and above), most likely you would have faced: One or two parts missing when opening the assembly A wrong part is being referenced in the assembly Assemblies being corrupted due to a untime...

SOLIDWORKS PDM Studio – Breakdown

Posted on Mar 23, 2016 by seacad_admin

On 17th March 2016, SEACAD Technologies had the first ever PDM Studio in Singapore. We had several companies who are keen in implementing a data management system in attendance to try it out for themselves. The agenda was simple. Each attendee...

SOLIDWORKS PDM Simulator – The First in Singapore!

Posted on Feb 04, 2016 by seacad_admin

We have been listening to our users when it comes to implementing a data management system, and the biggest concerns of adopters usually boils down to: Is a data management system simple to maintain? Is it easy for a new-comer for a company to ...

The Evolution – SOLIDWORKS 2016 Launch Part 2

Posted on Oct 29, 2015 by seacad_admin

Refreshment Time! After the refreshment, everyone gathered back at the concert hall to watch SOLIDWORKS 2016 unveiled by SEACAD Engineering Experts! Next up, SEACAD Engineering Manager, Wayne Poh gave a short presentation on our new ...

The Evolution – SOLIDWORKS 2016 Launch Part 1

Posted on Oct 12, 2015 by seacad_admin

On 8th October 2015, 400 users, executives and engineers gathered at School of the Arts Singapore to watch SOLIDWORKS 2016 unveiled. The annual release is the culmination of months of user feedback, development and research into emerging techno...