A large number of questions that you see in the DriveWorks forums (you do follow those, right?) all have to do with the interaction between DriveWorks and SOLIDWORKS. Most often, that question involves a DriveWorks user asking how to get the results from a SOLIDWORKS model generation to drive a DriveWorks specification. Whether that means using the mass properties that SOLIDWORKS calculates, a reference dimension from a sketch, Bill of Materials information, or an interference check, people want DriveWorks to run that model while the user is filling in their forms.
Today’s quick tip is about modifying the 3DEXPERIENCE login text label. In a previous post, I had shown how you could modify the image file, so it is easy to identify what system a user is about to log into. However, some customers may prefer text only, images only, or both. This example shows how easy 3DEXPERIENCE can be tailored to suit your needs.
COE Ask the Expert Sessions: Technical Data Migration Made Simple Presented by: Jonathan Scott, Razorleaf Corporation Tuesday, October 11 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. CST People are afraid of data migration projects, and with good reason – success is measured by minimizing the number of mistakes. So how can you simplify getting data from one […]
We recently ran into an issue installing the Oracle 12c client software with SmarTeam. When trying to install the Oracle 12c client (on a Windows machine), the installer threw the following error: INS-30131: Failed to access the temporary location. Action – Ensure that the current user has required permissions to access the temporary location. Additional Information – […]
In this presentation given at COE 2016, Jonathan Scott shares his top 10 picks for cool tools for engineers. Check them out, you may find one that will help you do something faster or differently today!
Autodesk PLM 360 provides project execution and tracking through Project Management, Milestone, and Tasks functionalities. Moreover, Grid tab functionality can also be used to easily monitor completed tasks. Cool! But how do we break all these capabilities into understandable chunks? This post and the next two from me will be devoted to giving you the […]
In a previous post, we covered how to set up your Autodesk PLM 360 tenant to clone an item to a specific state in a workflow. If your organization makes use of the Additional Owners field and requires cloning it as well, you’ll need to do further configuration & scripting. Watch this video to understand […]
If your company manages high-volume, high-turnover projects, you may need a better method to keep track of all the projects; especially when it comes to knowing which ones are blocked or impeded. We recently helped a company configure Autodesk PLM 360 to store and manage their project data by: Leveraging a custom-built workflow Graphing the […]
Well, we may not be able to help you get to any particular meditation state, but today we’ll delve into getting to certain workflow states. Do you ever find yourself in this scenario in your Autodesk PLM 360 tenant? You might have an item at a particular state in a workflow (say, state 3 out […]
Importing data from your legacy system into your cloud-based Autodesk PLM 360 tenant is a request we hear often. If, for example, you have existing items and bills of materials (BOMs) that are released in the legacy system at certain revisions, you will most likely need them replicated in Autodesk PLM 360. There is a […]