Tags are keywords you add to SolidWorks documents and features to make
them easier to filter and search.
To aid in filtering the FeatureManager tree, add
tags to selected features in the graphics area.
To facilitate searching, add tags to selected
To add a tag :
In the graphics area, select a feature.
Click the File
Explorer tab of the Task pane
and select a SolidWorks document.
In the status bar, click Tags
In the Tags
box, click to display a list of tags that are already in use.
Select a tag from the list or type a new tag.
Click Tags again to close the box.
To use a tag as a filter in the FeatureManager design
In the filter field,
type the tag.
To redisplay all features, click in the filter
To use a tag in a Windows Explorer search:
Open an Explorer window.
and select All files and folders.
In the A word
or phrase in the file field, type the tag.
The search results are returned in the right
You can change a document’s
tag in Windows Explorer by right-clicking the file, selecting Properties,
and selecting the Summary tab.
The tag is listed in the Keywords