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SWUGN UK events in May

Upcoming special events for anyone who uses SOLIDWORKS regularly, or for those who are looking to get into the software.

SolidWorks Keyboard Shortcuts

Default SOLIDWORKS keyboard shortcuts

There are a number of handy keyboard shortcuts in SOLIDWORKS which can be used to speed up your workflow. These are a few of the shortcuts the team at Innova Systems use on a daily basis.

Large Assembly SolidWorks

SOLIDWORKS tutorial: Large assembly tips

A large assembly can be challenging for slower computers. Fortunately, there are a number of techniques that you can employ in order to improve performance whilst maintaining functionality.

Innova Systems SolidWorks Subscription UK

Annual SOLIDWORKS subscription benefits

Our award winning team are here to make sure you get the most out of your investment in SOLIDWORKS as part of our SOLIDWORKS subscription service. But what exactly does an annual SOLIDWORKS Subscription get you?

Solidworks Visualise Turntable Animation settings

SOLIDWORKS Visualize animation settings tutorial

Here are a few simple (but important) steps to take in the animation settings window before you can create a decent animation in SOLIDWORKS Visualize. Read our quick guide and you’ll be on your way in minutes…

Delta Systems transition from AutoCAD to SOLIDWORKS

We sat down with Martyn Eliff, veteran AutoCAD user and Design Office Manager at Delta Systems to talk about the past, present and future of his design career and his ongoing partnership with Innova Systems…

Autodesk Subscription vs SolidWorks Innova Systems

Autodesk subscription vs SOLIDWORKS license

With the news of a compulsory subscription model being enforced by Autodesk (and a 38% price increase over the next 3 years), is it time for you to start thinking about a switch to SOLIDWORKS?

SOLIDWORKS Research Edition License Innova Systems

SOLIDWORKS Research Edition license

With the SOLIDWORKS Research Edition, researchers can access the latest in engineering technology, while communicating with other researchers and industrial users around the world…

About the SOLIDWORKS Essentials training course

SOLIDWORKS expert, Mark Alexander, talks about his design experience, how he moved from Autodesk to SOLIDWORKS, and what you can expect when you take the official SOLIDWORKS Essentials training course at Innova Systems…

SOLIDWORKS Colour Settings Guide Innova Systems

SOLIDWORKS colour settings guide

Sometimes the colour that you chose for your SOLIDWORKS model isn’t reflected on screen. Read on to take a look at how to get everything set up for accurate colour reproduction…

Zettlex SolidWorks Success Story Innova Systems

Zettlex enjoying success with SOLIDWORKS

Zettlex, the Cambridge-based sensors company, is enjoying a post-Brexit decision boom, taking on more staff and increasing investments in plant and equipment to meet overseas demand.

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