SOLIDWORKS Elite Specialists

DriveWorks Pro Essentials Training Agenda

Length: 2 days

Prerequisites: Have DriveWorks Pro Administrator 15 and SOLIDWORKS 2015 SP0 or higher Installed

Description: Drive SOLIDWORKS part and assembly geometry with DriveWorks Pro. Create DriveWorks Pro user forms and link them to the models. Write Rules that determine how a model is driven. Modify a Drawing appearance based on Rules. Create Documents based on Rules. Modify the flow of file generation.

Lesson 1 - Creating a Group and Capturing Models

Creating a Group and Capturing Models Create a new Group to store your data. Capture basic Part and Assembly information ready for automation.

Lesson 2 - Building a user interface in DriveWorks Administrator

Create a new Project for your Forms and Rules. Create a User Interface to enter new product data. Use the Rule Builder to create and validate rules.

Lesson 3 - Building Rules

Use Constants to store static values. Use Variables to evaluate re-usable rules. Build rules for the Captured Models.

Lesson 4 - Running your Project

Use your forms to specify new Straight Conveyors. Generate variations of the 3D models in SOLIDWORKS. Use the inbuilt reporting to validate your results.

Lesson 5 - File names and relative path rules

Update File Name rules to drive the names of new models. Update Relative Path rules to drive the location of new models. Use both rules to create Project specific and standard file naming

Lesson 6 - Using Tables

Manually create tabular data in DriveWorks. Use tabular data in your rules.

Lesson 7 - Form navigation

Use form Templates. Copy and Paste Controls from one Form to another. Use more advanced From Controls

Lesson 8 - Adding, Swapping and Driving additional component sets

Add more component sets to your project. Swap these component sets for existing models. Drive these component sets based on rules.

Lesson 9 - Data Management

An introduction to DriveWorks Data Management

Lesson 10 - Documents

Create Quotation Document using the Quote template

Lesson 11 - Drawings

Capture a SOLIDWORKS Drawing in DriveWorks. Drive the Drawing based on rules

Lesson 12 - Specification control

Create a simple Specification Flow. Add tasks to run on States and Transitions