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Maintaining consistency in your data over time

Sep 21, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

Too often companies are seeking for short-term solutions without considering a long-term vision of their organization data management. A long-term vision is critical to a successful data management so that you do not end up digging your own grave with no turning back (or a costly one) Read more.

A happy CUSTOMTOOLS user: ID Teknik

May 18, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

ID Teknik's Ivan Knudsen provides CAD 3D design and consultation. He works fast and with minimal amount of mistakes. His clients wonder how he does that. Do you want to know? (Read more)

Focus on design, automate the rest

Apr 19, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

Automation is an attitude. If you need to perform the same task twice or more, you should consider automation.

Designer's life could be so much easier

Mar 12, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

Ever dreamed of getting rid of annoying routines: keeping track of part and file names, creating bend sheet drawings, searching for different parts, making PDFs, updating your ERP and so on? (Read more)

Why integrate ERP to SOLIDWORKS?

Feb 21, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

Engineering is like cooking, it requires passion and dedication to lead to success. Engineers do not only turn their ideas into products, products turns into data. (Read more)

Naming child components in STEP conversion

Jan 17, 2018 12:00 am (CET)

One way to push metadata from the SOLIDWORKS files to the STEP file is to customize the name of the child components generated with the STEP file so that the child component name of the STEP file could be customized with custom property values... (Read more)