Comparing Versions Using SOLIDWORKS Compare Documents

You can use the SOLIDWORKS Compare Documents command to compare files in a vault or to compare a vault file with a file outside the vault.

See SOLIDWORKS Help: SOLIDWORKS Utilities: Compare Documents.

To compare two versions of a vault file:

  1. In SOLIDWORKS CommandManager, click Office Products > SOLIDWORKS Office > SOLIDWORKS Utilities .
  2. Click Compare Documents.
  3. Under Version 1 and Version 2, select the versions to compare.
    The selected versions open in separate windows.
  4. Use the tools in the Compare Documents pane to complete the comparison.