Support, Learning, and Community

In addition to the help content, SOLIDWORKS and Dassault Systèmes provide online resources that can help you:
  • Learn how to use SOLIDWORKS
  • Keep track of SOLIDWORKS on social media
  • Connect with the SOLIDWORKS user community

Follow the provided links to these resources.

Some of the resources provide content in English only.


For SOLIDWORKS resources, go to The site consolidates access to many resources, as well as lets you share SOLIDWORKS models, try out the latest release of SOLIDWORKS online, and more.
To switch to another language in MySolidWorks, use the menu on the right side of the top bar.

Dassault Systèmes Support

For access to software you can download, hardware and software requirements, the 3DS Knowledge Base, and Dassault Systèmes user communities, go to Dassault Systèmes Support.

User Assistance for the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

Use your 3DEXPERIENCE credentials to access Dassault Systèmes User Assistance. There are resources for Getting Started, 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, and PLM Collaborative Services > SOLIDWORKS.


To access a wide range of online training materials for SOLIDWORKS and for the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, go to You can view individual lessons or follow a whole learning path. For example, you can prepare for SOLIDWORKS certification exams. You can also access recordings of technical sessions from 3DEXPERIENCE World.

SOLIDWORKS Live is a live-streamed video series that includes expert discussions of ways to use SOLIDWORKS as well as customer profiles, and other news and information. To stream new episodes live and watch recordings of the entire series, go to

SOLIDWORKS on Social Media

Connecting with SOLIDWORKS Users

The SOLIDWORKS User Forum is a great way to connect directly with other SOLIDWORKS users worldwide. Expert SOLIDWORKS employees are also active on the forum. Ask a question, make a comment, or help solve a problem posted by another user.

SOLIDWORKS users also connect with and support one another through an extensive network of user groups. These groups are run for users, by users. Learn more at


The global network of SOLIDWORKS Resellers is another great source of online information such as training videos, case studies, and blog posts. To find resellers and access their websites, go to