Weekly Productivity Enhancer: Change Your Tree, See the Mates First!

Mirror Components in Assemblies SolidWorks 2014

We here at SolidBox value productivity above all in our applications and of course, our hardware. Each week, we’ll be giving you a tip to help you enhance your productivity with SolidWorks specifically. Sorry, we can’t help you with the hours you spend on Youtube each week watching cat videos, but hopefully you can learn something to make your SolidWorks experience easier.

Sometimes, seeing the mates in your assembly FeatureManager design tree can be more helpful than seeing the component features. This article explains how a simple switch between viewing component features and mates folders in your FeatureManager design tree can enhance your productivity.