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What's New: Highlights of SolidWorks 2010

SolidWorks® 2010 includes many enhancements and improvements, most in direct response to customer requests. This release focuses on the following themes:

  • User experience
  • Reliability
  • Performance

Top Enhancements

The top enhancements for SolidWorks 2010 provide improvements to existing products and innovative new functionality. Throughout this guide, look for the symbol in these areas:

User Interface
Mouse Gesture Support
Reference Planes
Assembly Visualization
Mirror Components
Virtual Components
Configuration Publisher
Modify Configurations
Drawings and Detailing
Rapid Dimension
Dimension Palette
Drawing Views of Multibody Parts
Enterprise PDM
Enterprise PDM and Toolbox Integration
Managing Tasks
Motion Studies
Event-based Motion Analysis
Parts and Features
Move Face Features
Manufacture-style Flattening
Sheet Metal
Multibody Sheet Metal Parts
New Design Study
SolidWorks Sustainability

For More Information

Use the following resources to learn about SolidWorks:

What's New in PDF and HTML
This guide is available in PDF and HTML formats. Click:
  • Help > What's New > PDF
  • Help > What's New > HTML
Interactive What's New
In SolidWorks, click the symbol to display the section of this manual that describes an enhancement. The symbol appears next to new menu items and the titles of new and changed PropertyManagers.

To enable Interactive What's New, click Help > What's New > Interactive.

Online Help
Contains complete coverage of our products, including details about the user interface, samples, and examples.
Release Notes
Provides information about late changes to our products.

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