Hide Table of Contents

Insertion order management

This feature is common to the multiple insertion of connection labels and 2D footprints.


Dockable panel: Components > Insert multiple connection label for components

Dockable panel: Cabinet layout > Insert multiple 2D footprints


A dialog box opens listing the selected components. You can change the insertion order using the following icons.


Top: Moves the selected component to the top of the list.

Up: Moves up the selected component.

Down: Moves down the selected component.

Bottom: Moves the selected component to the bottom of the list.

Delete: Removes the selected component.

Select symbol: Allows you to select a specific symbol associated with the connection label or to change the 2D footprint symbol associated with the component.


1.     Click the insertion point of the first symbol in the graphics area.


The symbols are inserted in the drawing side by side.

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

Subject:   Feedback on Help Topics
Page:   Insert multiple connection labels (Component)
*   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:


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

Web Help Content Version: SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2022 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.