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Switch Configuration

The Switch Configuration Generation Task will change the active configuration in the model.


Property NameDescription
(Name)The unique name for this task.
Configuration NameThe name of the Configuration to switch to.


Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
Configuration Name"Config4"Config4This is the name of the configuration to be switch to

Generation Sequence

This Task can be added to 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)
  • Pre Close (will be run before the SOLIDWORKS file is closed)

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Drive Config Specific Dimensions

Use the Create Configuration or Switch Configuration generation tasks to control configuration specific dimensions.

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