Hide Table of Contents

Disabling and Enabling FeatureWorks

When you select a FeatureWorks command, the add-in loads dynamically if you have it installed and are running SolidWorks Professional or SolidWorks Premium.

To access FeatureWorks commands:

Open a part that contains imported features and do one of the following:

    • Click Recognize Features art\ICN_IFR.gif or Options (Features toolbar).

    • Click Recognize Features art\ICN_IFR.gif (Data Migration tab of the CommandManager).

    • Click Insert, FeatureWorks and then click Recognize Features or Options.

    • In the FeatureManager design tree, right-click an imported feature, click FeatureWorks, and click Recognize Features or Options.

To set FeatureWorks to activate whenever you open SolidWorks:

  1. Click Tools, Add-Ins.

  2. Select FeatureWorks under the Active Add-ins and Start Up columns.

You can turn off the FeatureWorks software when it is not in use. The tools remain available on menus and toolbars.

To turn off FeatureWorks:

  1. Click Tools, Add-Ins.

  2. Clear FeatureWorks under the Active Add-ins and Start Up columns.

 



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.

* Required

 
*Email:  
Subject:   Feedback on Help Topics
Page:   Disabling and Enabling FeatureWorks
*Comment:  
*   I acknowledge I have read and I hereby accept the privacy policy under which my Personal Data will be used by Dassault Systèmes

Print Topic

Select the scope of content to print:




x

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.

 Never show this message again
x

Web Help Content Version: SOLIDWORKS 2011 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.