DriveWorks Pro 16: Enhancements [send feedback...]

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The following improvements, most created in direct response to customer requests, focuses on helping you get your work done faster and easier than ever before.

DriveWorks Live

Real-Time Server updates automatically pushed to the browser.

Edit a Specification in a new browser tab while viewing the Specification Details in another tab.

Trigger Specification Macros at set intervals to create dynamic projects and 3D previews.

DriveWorks CPQ

New DriveWorks CPQ Template

  • CPQ template automatically refreshes to show latest data
  • Automatically update 3D preview
  • Create dashboards for active reporting and data visualization

DriveWorks 3D

New camera views, interactive motion, real-world lighting and textures added. Use multiple controllable cameras to navigate your 3D model.

Configure products and show complex design details in dynamic 3D.

New Specification Tasks for directly driving a drive3d document including saving the real time results back to the specification:

Quickly build 3D layouts with the Duplicate Node and Delete Node Tasks:

DriveWorks 3D Functions

New functions for retrieving the results of changes made dynamically in a 3DPreview control:

DriveWorks 3D Performance

  • Deferred rendering enables unlimited scene lighting
  • UX improvements make it easier than ever to setup and edit realistic 3D Previews
  • View your model and cameras whilst editing your 3D document using Preview Mode
  • Align textures for realistic mapping using Pan Texture
  • Preview appearances and geometry as you setup and edit 3D documents
  • Pan the view in DriveWorks Live using the scroll button click or gestures on touch devices

SOLIDWORKS Support

DriveWorks fully supports SOLIDWORKS 2018 up to SP2

Deployment

  • Pro Server Configuration Tool - set which User runs the service and check whether the user has the correct permissions in SQL.

GDPR

  • Sending personal information is an option on all dialogs that send information.

DriveWorks General Performance

  • Calculation Tables - Performance improvements for viewing, editing and exporting.
  • Data Tables - Dynamic updates to large amounts of data made significantly faster.

Diagnostics

Easily Clear the log from all profiles.

SOLIDWORKS CAM

Generation Tasks

Full Copy and Paste support.

11 New or Enhanced Generation Tasks:

Documents

New Functions

New Specification Tasks

The following tasks have had outputs added for use with the new Specification Macros:

Specification Macros

Powerful new features and a redesigned editor make it easy to setup, edit and troubleshoot Specification Macros.

  • Use conditions to run different Tasks
  • Control the flow of Tasks
  • Share information between Tasks
  • Run different Tasks if a warning or error occurs

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