What are stored in the SOLIDWORKS FeatureManager design tree?
The FeatureManager design tree on the left side of the SOLIDWORKS window provides an outline view of the active part, assembly, or drawing. This makes it easy to see how the model or assembly was constructed or to examine the various sheets and views in a drawing.
How do you show tree items in SOLIDWORKS?
Right-click in the FeatureManager design tree and click Tree Display > Show Flat Tree View. In Flat Tree View, curves, 2D sketches, and 3D sketches are not absorbed into the features that reference them. Instead, they are shown in the order of creation. Flat Tree View is only available for parts.
How do you use history in SOLIDWORKS?
To set the history length:
- From an open document, in the FeatureManager design tree, right-click the History folder and click History Options.
- In the PropertyManager, under History Length, for Maximum, type an integer between 1 and 99.
What is a design tree?
This palette helps the designer to locate any used design object within the design file. This is a comprehensive selection device using a folder tree similar to Windows Explorer, enabling the location of everything from hardware devices down to individual controls within control panels.
How do you hide the design tree in Solidworks?
To change these settings, you can display the FeatureManager Options by right-clicking in the FeatureManager design tree and selecting Hide/Show Tree Items.
What is PDM solidworks?
SOLIDWORKS PDM (Product Data Management) is a cloud-based suite of applications to manage product design data and documents, allowing easier collaboration and increased productivity.
How do I track revisions in Solidworks?
These are the steps to view versions and revisions of files:
Click Display > History. Select the version or revision and click Get. Click Actions > Get Latest Version.