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Version and Revision in SOLIDWORKS PDM - What’s the Difference?


Version and Revision in SOLIDWORKS PDM - What’s the Difference?

When working across multiple projects and teams, keeping up with the latest file version or revision can be a hassle.

With SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard and SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional, you can maintain versions and revisions through your PDM vault and track the updates made to your projects.

About This On-Demand Webinar

TriMech System Architect – Data Management, Patricia Bar, discusses the differences between versions and revisions. We take you through how they are created, how to tell the differences between the two, as well as how/if they can be configured. We take a look at the history of the file to see some differences, as well as discuss forcing comments for the two different types. Lastly, we discuss how you can use cold storage with regards to revisions and versions.

During this webinar you will learn:

  • The differences between versions and revisions
  • How they are created and how/if they can be configured
  • How to look at the history of the file
  • How you can use cold storage with regards to revisions and versions