Solidworks CAD 3D Software Overview

solidworks 3d cad modeling software

SolidWorks is solid modeling CAD (computer-aided design) software that runs on Microsoft Windows and is since 1997 produced by Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp., a subsidiary of Dassault Systèmes, S. A. (Vélizy, France).  SolidWorks Corporation was founded in December 1993 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate Jon Hirschtick;  In 1997 Dassault, best known for its CATIA CAD software, acquired SolidWorks. SolidWorks is currently used by over 2 million engineers and designers at more than 165,000 companies worldwide.

Software Details
Language Support:  Chinese simplified,Chinese,Czech,Danish,Dutch,English,French,German,Italian,Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish
Company:  Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS Corp.
Launched in Year:  1995
OS Compatibility: Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 64-bit. Win 7 SP1 required for SOLIDWORKS 2014
Software Download Link:
Official Website:

solidworks 3d cad modeling software

Hardware Requirements
Processor:  Intel or AMD with SSE2 support. 64-bit operating system recommended
Video card:     Certified cards and drivers
Memory:  8GB or more recommended
Hard drive: 5 GB or more
Internet browser:  Microsoft Windows networking. Novell networks and non-Windows network storage devices are not supported

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