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Insert Non SOLIDWORKS File Into An Assembly

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Insert Non SOLIDWORKS File Into An Assembly - SOLIDWORKS PowerPack

This Generation Task will insert a Non SOLIDWORKS file into a SOLIDWORKS Assembly.


Property NameDescription
(Name)The unique name for this Task.
File NameThe Full File Name Path and extension of the file to be inserted.
Import TypeSolid or Surface.


When this task is added the properties are both static and dynamic by default. See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property to enable rules to be built on these properties.

Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
File Name"C:\MyDocuments\Components\Cube.STL"C:\MyDocuments\Components\Cube.STLThis will select and insert the file Cube.STL.
Import Type"Solid"SolidThis is set to Solid because the Non SOLIDWORKS File inserted is a Solid Body.

Generation Sequence

This Task can be added to SOLIDWORKS Assemblies in the following Generation Sequence(s):

  • Pre Drive (will be run before the Main Drive Sequence)
  • Post Drive (will be run after the Main Drive Sequence)