SOLIDWORKS, DriveWorks

Activate to Automate with DriveWorks Solo

By Devin Martin on March 1, 2022

Are you looking to level up your SOLIDWORKS design automation game? DriveWorks Solo is an easy way to get you there! Quickly generate new versions of your SOLIDWORKS parts, assemblies and drawings.

DriveWorks Solo offers many great benefits including:

  • Easy to Setup, Maintain & Use – Deliver custom products faster and with greater accuracy, without using complex macros, design tables or code.
  • Save Time & Innovate More – Automate repetitive SOLIDWORKS tasks and free up engineers to focus on product innovation and development.
  • Eliminate Errors – DriveWorks rules-based SOLIDWORKS® automation eliminates errors and expensive, time-consuming design changes.
  • Try for Free – Try DriveWorks Solo free for 30 days. Instant access with the click of a button.
  • Upgrade any time – Upgrade to DriveWorks Pro any time and bring your Solo projects with you.

DriveWorks Solo

 

Step up from DriveWorksXpress and into DriveWorks Solo. Solo is the first move into more advanced design automation in SOLIDWORKS. With intelligent forms that are responsive to user selections, advanced drawing control allowing rescaling of views, tabular data management and even entry level document generation for sales quotes and BOMs, DriveWorks Solo can truly make a difference in efficiency.

Key features of DriveWorks Solo

Advanced Drawing Control

  • Control sheets, views, annotation text, annotation positions, layers, break lines and custom properties.
  • Generation reports provide a complete audit trail of drawing values.
  • Save drawings out in additional file formats, such as PDF, JPEG, DWF and DWG.DWSolo - Advanced Drawing

 

File Formats & Save Location

  • You have complete control over file naming, use intelligent file naming to create a library of parts.
  • Save files exactly where you want them.
  • Create any additional file format available in SOLIDWORKS.DWSolo - file formats

Custom Input Forms

  • Rules-based form-to-form navigation controls which forms are shown based on selections.
  • Use images to aid the configuration process and provide selection feedback.
  • Control visibility and validation of input controls based on rules.
    DWSolo- Custom Input
Static Tabular Data
  • DriveWorks Solo includes 60 table functions to manipulate data.
  • Rules-based form-to-form navigation controls which forms are shown based on selections.
  • Use images to aid the configuration process and provide selection feedback.
  • Control visibility and validation of input controls based on rules.
    DWSolo- Static Tabular

Customizable Documents

  • Quickly respond to sales inquiries with accurate documents using the DriveWorks Solo quote, covering letter and BOM templates.
  • Rules-based form-to-form navigation controls which forms are shown based on selections.
  • Use images to aid the configuration process and provide selection feedback.
  • Control visibility and validation of input controls based on rules.
    DWSolo- Customizable documents

How to try DriveWorks Solo

Are you interested in trying to automate some repetitive processes but need more functionality than DriveWorksXpress can provide? Try DriveWorks Solo free for 30 days! Trying DriveWorks Solo can be done in 3 simple steps:

  1. Create a MyDriveWorks Account
    • Go to my.driveworks.co.uk and create an online account. This account gives you access to user forms, DriveWorks hosted events and webinars, learning resources and the DriveWorks solo trial.
  2. Download the DriveWorks Solo trial
    • Instantly receive your 30 day trial license code when you download DriveWorks Solo.
  3. Start Automating SOLIDWORKS
    • Use the DriveWorks learning portal and resources to start automating SOLIDWORKS. Give TriMech a call with any questions so we can help you make the most of your DriveWorks trial!

Use the link below to activate and start your DriveWorks Solo trial.

Try DriveWorks Solo