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Get a big discount on SOLIDWORKS 2017

For a limited time only, Innova Systems are reducing the price of all SOLIDWORKS 2017 products*, so now is the time to buy. Call us on (01223) 200690, or fill in your email address below to get a discounted quote now!


Quick render setup in SOLIDWORKS Visualize

If you’re used to the way the  SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD user interface looks, you’ll notice that SOLIDWORKS Visualize looks a little different the first time you load it up. Read on to find out how to set up a quick render if you’re just starting out.


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.

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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…

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