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The CADKEY® translator imports CADKEY part and assembly files as SolidWorks part or assembly documents. CADKEY files have a .prt or .ckd file extension.

To open a CADKEY file:

  1. Click File, Open.

  2. Set Files of type to CADKEY (*.prt,*.ckd).

  3. Browse to a file, and click Open.

Version Information

The CADKEY translator supports import of surface or solid entities from CADKEY version 19 part or assembly files (*.prt) and version 21 multibody part files (*.ckd), including all later versions.

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