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SW PDM Standard Epdm Globe Flat
SW PDM Standard image
SW Professional Pad 030513 PPT
3D Software

SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard

How are you managing your product design data? When multiple teams are collaborating on one design, you need a system to manage the all the various parts, files and drawings in one central, easy-to-navigate location. With SOLIDWORKS PDM, you can be confident that everyone on your team has the right files and the most updated versions all the time with two solution packages to meet your needs.

Product Description

SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard is a new tool made for smaller engineering teams that only have users in one office location. SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard is included with SOLIDWORKS Professional and Premium packages and is easily upgradable to SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional as your team grows.

Software Features

User Environment & Features

  • Cartesian coordinate system
  • Command line input
  • Traditional toolbars and menus
  • Wheel-mouse pan & zoom
  • Blocks & reference files
  • Layers & layer manager
  • Polygonal ViewPorts
  • ViewPort locking
  • Freeze, lock or turn off layers per ViewPort
  • Background masks for notes
  • Property manager
  • View proxy objects
  • Dynamic pan & zoom
  • Command aliases
  • Menu files
  • CTB and STB print style tables
  • SHX and TTF fonts
  • LineStyle files
  • Hatch pattern files
  • Templates

Interoperability

  • Read and write support for DWG/DXF files1
  • Save DWG/DXF files back to previous versions1
  • Create binary or ASCII DXF files1
  • Attach image files (.bmp, .gif, .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .tif, & .tiff)
  • Attach external reference drawings
  • Export to file (.jpg, .pdf, .png, & svg.)
  • Save as .jpeg, .pdf, .png, .sld, .svg, .tif, & .stl file formats
  • Multi-page PDF creation
  • Publish to eDrawings or Drawings Now

Productivity Enhancers

  • Consolidated options dialog
  • Enhanced, easy to read, command prompts
  • Home palette
  • Smart calculator
  • Quick print
  • Context sensitive help

Setup and Administration

  • Support for Windows®, Mac & Linux operating systems
  • Multi-language character set support including Unicode fonts
  • Customizable interface: command aliases, double-click actions, menus, right-click menus, shortcut keys, toolbars, etc.
  • Quick and free to download
  • Fast “one-click” installation

Entities

  • Arcs, circles, & lines
  • Notes & SimpleNotes
  • Tables
  • Blocks and BlockAttributes
  • Ellipses & elliptical arcs
  • RichLines, PolyLines, 3D PolyLines, & Splines
  • Points & rings
  • Hyperlinks
  • ViewPorts
  • Masks & region
  • ISO, ANSI & Traditional Hatch patterns
  • Solid & gradient Fill
  • Dimensions: Arc length, radius, diameter, baseline, linear, ordinate, etc.
  • Tolerances, Leaders & CenterMarks

Drafting Tools

  • Snap & Grid
  • Chamfer & Fillet
  • Tracking guides & Polar guides
  • Get area, distance, or coordinates information
  • Double-click editing
  • Undo/Redo
  • EntityGrips, EntitySnaps, Entity
  • InfiniteLines, Rays & Reference Points
  • Select entities using filters, SmartSelect, or by window, crossing window, crossline, polygonal window, etc.

Drawing Setup Tools

  • Customizable coordinate system
  • RichLine styles
  • Layer manager
  • Table styles
  • Points format
  • Text Styles
  • Unit system
  • Multiple layout
  • Dimension styles
  • Named page layouts

Edit Tools

  • Move, scale & rotate
  • Stretch & change length
  • Mirror, copy, offset and pattern copy
  • Trim & extend
  • Split & weld
  • Edit blocks in-place or isolate for edit
  • Open reference drawings from within the base drawing
  • Clip references and images
  • Modify Hatch and fill pattern, origin, etc
  • Edit note properties: direction, justification, line spacing, text height, TextStyle, etc.