How do I show all parts in a Solidworks assembly?

Right-click on the blank graphics area and select “Show Hidden Components.” SOLIDWORKS will display any components hidden in the assembly. If you click on the component, it will show it when you exit this state (which can be done by clicking Escape on your keyboard or clicking “Exit Show-Hidden”).

How do I show hidden parts in Solidworks assembly?

To select hidden components to be shown:

  1. Click Show Hidden Components (Assembly toolbar). The Show Hidden dialog box appears. …
  2. In the graphics area, select components you want to show. The components you select disappear temporarily.
  3. In the dialog box, click Exit Show Hidden.

How do you change visibility in Solidworks?

Changing the Transparency of an Assembly Component



Click or right-click the component, and select Change Transparency . The active display state. Select the component, then click Change Transparency (Assembly toolbar).

How do you show hidden bodies in Solidworks?

To show a body:

  1. Do one of the following: In the FeatureManager design tree, right-click the drawing view and click Properties. …
  2. In the Drawing View Properties dialog box on the Hide/Show Bodies tab, select the body to view and press Delete.
  3. Click OK.
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How do you draw a BOM in Solidworks?

To create a BOM directly from a part or assembly:

  1. With the part or assembly open, select Insert > Tables > Bill of Materials.
  2. Set the BOM properties in the Bill of Materials PropertyManager and click . To create a parts-only BOM, select Parts only for BOM Type. …
  3. Click the graphics area to place the BOM.

How do I unhide all parts in a Solidworks assembly?

Right-click on the blank graphics area and select “Show Hidden Components.” SOLIDWORKS will display any components hidden in the assembly. If you click on the component, it will show it when you exit this state (which can be done by clicking Escape on your keyboard or clicking “Exit Show-Hidden”).

How do I Unsuppress all parts in a Solidworks assembly?

Click Unsuppress on the Features toolbar. (In parts with multiple configurations, applies to only the current configuration.) Click Edit > Unsuppress, then select This Configuration, All Configurations, or Selected Configurations.

How do you make an exploded assembly in Solidworks?

Creating Exploded Views (Assemblies)

  1. Do one of the following options: Click Exploded View . …
  2. Select one or more components to include in the first explode step. …
  3. Drag a translation or rotation handle to move selected components.
  4. Modify explode options: …
  5. Click Done. …
  6. Create more explode steps as required, and click .

How do I find a design tree in Solidworks?

To search the FeatureManager design tree:

  1. Right-click anywhere in the FeatureManager design tree (except Materials. ), and select Go To.
  2. In the dialog box, enter a text string for Find what.
  3. Click Find Next as many times as needed. The tree is searched from top to bottom. To reverse direction, clear Start from the top.
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How do I use Explorer in Solidworks?

To activate the SOLIDWORKS Explorer:

  1. From within the SOLIDWORKS application, click Tools > SOLIDWORKS Explorer.
  2. From the Windows Start menu, click All Programs > SOLIDWORKS version > SOLIDWORKS Explorer version .
  3. Create a shortcut by dragging the SOLIDWORKS Explorer icon to your desktop.

How do you hide something in Solidworks?

To show or hide a component from the shortcut menu: Right-click a component in the drawing view or in the FeatureManager design tree and select Show/Hide > Hide Component.

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