Download

Latest version of the add-in can be downloaded from this link: Version 1.0.0.0.

Make sure that the downloaded .zip is not blocked. If the zip is blocked it is required to unblock it as explained here

Installation

  • Unzip the downloaded archive
  • Close SOLIDWORKS
  • In order to register add-in it is required to run the register.cmd file available in the unzipped files.
Scripts for registering and unregistering of the add-in
Scripts for registering and unregistering of the add-in

It might be required to run the registration as administrator.

Run command line script with administrative privileges
Run command line script with administrative privileges

Make sure that Types registered successfully message is displayed. You can ignore other registration warnings.

Types Registered Successfully via Regasm utility
Types Registered Successfully via Regasm utility
  • Start SOLIDWORKS

End User License Agreement

When first started add-in will prompt for accepting the End User License Agreement (EULA).

End User License Agreement
End User License Agreement

If Agree button is clicked - this message won’t popup in the next session, otherwise the add-in won’t be loaded.

Updates

Every time add-in starts it checks if there any updates available on the server. If new version is available the following message is displayed:

New version available message
New version available message

It is possible to see what’s new features have been added or download new version by following the corresponding links.

Deinstallation

  • Close SOLIDWORKS
  • Run the unregister.cmd file available in the unzipped files. It might be required to run the registration as administrator.

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