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Editing the List of Custom Properties

To edit custom properties:

  1. Click Edit List on the Custom tab of the Summary Information dialog box.

    The Edit List dialog box with the list of properties appears.

  2. You can do one of the following:
    • Add. Type a name in the box and click Add.
    • Delete. Select a property from the list and click Delete.
    • Move Up. Select a property from the list and click Move Up.
    • Move Down. Select a property from the list and click Move Down.
You can also edit the text file where the properties are stored, using any text editor. The text file is named properties.txt. Its default file location is:
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\SolidWorks\SolidWorks <version>\lang\english
  • Vista: C:\PropgramData\Solidworks\SolidWorks <version>\lang\English

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