Accessing the Autodesk Inventor Add-in

Use the Add-in Manager to make SOLIDWORKS PDM available in Autodesk® Inventor.

  1. Start Autodesk Inventor and load an Inventor file from your local SOLIDWORKS PDM vault view.
  2. Select Tools > Add-ins .
    Add-in Manager appears:
    1. Click SOLIDWORKS PDM Inventor AddIn.
    2. Check Load On Startup and Loaded/Unloaded.
    3. Click OK.
  3. If the Inventor Browser bar is not visible, click View, Toolbar, Browser Bar.
  4. Click Model > SOLIDWORKS PDM from the browser bar.