You can view file previews in the Preview tab when you select a file in the File View. The previews are generated by the viewer associated with the file type.
The Data Card tab shows the card layout for the selected file or folder.
The Version tab lists information about the file in your local vault. including the version and state.
The Bill of Materials tab lists the references contained in the selected file. The columns can contain information such as part number, revision, and category.
The Contains tab lists files that are referenced by the selected file.
The Where Used tab lists the files that the selected file is referenced from. You can select the version of the file for which to view parent files or display all versions.
Provide feedback on this topic
SOLIDWORKS welcomes your feedback concerning the presentation, accuracy, and thoroughness of the documentation. Use the form below to send your comments and suggestions about this topic directly to our documentation team. The documentation team cannot answer technical support questions. Click here for information about technical support.
Thank you for your comments. We will contact you if we have questions regarding your feedback.
Sincerely,The SOLIDWORKS Documentation Team
Select the scope of content to print:
We have detected you are using a browser version older than Internet Explorer 7. For optimized display, we suggest upgrading your browser to Internet Explorer 7 or newer.
Web Help Content Version: SOLIDWORKS PDM 2012 SP05
The search functionality within the web help is in a beta test phase and you may experience periodic delays or interruptions in its performance. These are the normal and ordinary features of a beta test and shall not under any circumstances give rise to any liability on the part of Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corporation or its licensors. The topics within the Web-based help are not beta topics; they document SOLIDWORKS PDM 2012 SP05.
To disable Web help from within SOLIDWORKS and use local help instead, click Help > Use SOLIDWORKS Web Help.
To report problems encountered with the Web help interface and search, contact your local support representative. To provide feedback on individual help topics, use the “Feedback on this topic” link on the individual topic page.
| Cookies of Use
| Get a Product Demo
| Contact Sales
| Get a Quote
© 1995-2017 Dassault Systèmes. All rights reserved.