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What's New in SOLIDWORKS 2014 | Design Without Limits

SOLIDWORKS 2014 is the 22nd release – an exciting release packed with new features and new productivity enhancements that translate into real benefits. Each year, thousands of enhancement requests are received from the growing community of SOLIDWORKS users. This valuable feedback provides insight into how to drive the product forward to provide real process improvements and real business benefits.
SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Sketches

01 - Sketches

New features include scaling the sketch by the first dimension, Lasso Selection capabilities and Path Dimension

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Sketch Picture Scale Tool

02 - Sketch Picture Scale Tool

The Sketch Picture Scale tool simplified the process of including external digital images in your Sketches

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Sketch Splines and Conics

03 - Sketch Splines and Conics

New tools for specifying the length of a Spline, a completely new Style Spline and the ability to replace Sketch Entities

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Sheet Metal

04 - Sheet Metal

New tools include Sheet Metal Gusset, Corner Reliefs and enhancements to Swept and Lofted Bends

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Weldments and Parts

05 - Weldments and Parts

Configurable Weldment Profiles, Slots in the Hole Wizard, New Mass Properties and many more new features and enhancements

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Conic Fillet

06 - Conic Fillet

New Conics in fillets. Create fillets using Conic Rho and Conic Radius

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Drawings

07 - Drawings

Powerful new workflow tools such as Angular Running Dimensions, a completely new type of Dimension, Automatic Splitting of BOMs, and many other new enhancements

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Enterprise PDM

08 - Enterprise PDM

Cache Options, Column customising in Where used, Contains, Check-in/out, collapsible trees, reference selection controls, reference version in task pane

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Costing

09 - Costing

Volume costing improvements, Costing Options, Quick costing, costing of sheet metal parts using machining templates

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Electrical Schematics

10 - Electrical Schematics

Improved interface, new tools and functionality to speed up the conception of electrical circuits

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Electrical Additional Features

11 - Electrical Additional Features

Cable Voltage Drop, Design Rules Manager and publish to eDrawings

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Electrical 3D

12 - Electrical 3D

Performance and Harness design improvements

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Assembly Delighters

13 - Assembly Delighters

Rotations in exploded views, quick access to configurations and flexible settings, mirror component enhancements, select by size slider tool, view mates on features

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Assembly and Part Pattern Enhancements

14 - Assembly and Part Pattern Enhancements

Extension of pattern tools in assemblies to be consistent with parts (sketch and curve), pattern driven patterns, and part multibody support for patterning and mirroring

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Assembly Mates

15 - Assembly Mates

Smart mate sensitivity, default mate types, quick mates, Lock rotation on cylindrical mates

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Sphere Mate

16 - Sphere Mate

Expansion of the ability to mate spherical surfaces to just about anything

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Slot Mates

17 - Slot Mates

Mates components to slots and control their position and movement

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Plastics

18 - Plastics

Improved interface, getting started wizard and new in-mold residual stresses in SOLIDWORKS Simulation

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - CircuitWorks and Flow Integration

19 - CircuitWorks and Flow Integration

Enhancements to CircuitWorks interface, new wizards, thermal property extension and integration with SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - UI - Visualisation

20 - UI - Visualisation

New interface, History folder, Save as options and visualisation tools with OIT Transparency and Selective Section View

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Simulation Core Enhancements

21 - Simulation Core Enhancements

Enhancements to Results Interface, Automated Toolbox fastener mapping, Symmtry Results, 2D Contact Pressure Plots, and Contact visualisation

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - Appearances - PhotoView 360

22 - Appearances - PhotoView 360

New export options, Backgrounds, Sunlight, and Solar Access Study for improved visualisation

SOLIDWORKS 2014 What's New Video - eDrawings

23 - eDrawings

Collaboration made easy with enhanced support of SOLIDWORKS, SOLIDWORKS Simulation and Flow Simulation, and SOLIDWORKS Electrical

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