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Table of Contents

Chapter: 01. Getting Started

What You Will Learn

02m 17s

Installing SolidWorks

08m 42s

Launching SolidWorks For The First Time

08m 39s

Quick Run Thru

04m 28s

Chapter: 02. The SolidWorks 2011 Interface

SolidWorks User Interface Overview

05m 52s

Elements Of The Graphics Area - Part 1

10m 38s

Elements Of The Graphics Area - Part 2

05m 26s

Using Menus And Toolbars

07m 46s

Eliminate Toolbars with The Command Manager

08m 9s

Save Time With The Shortcut Bar, Context Toolbars And Mouse Gestures

06m 46s

Using The Keyboard And Mouse

08m 12s

The FeatureManager Design Tree

08m 21s

Chapter: 03. SolidWorks Basics

Basic Concepts Of Solid Modeling

04m 19s

Start A New File - Open A file

03m 50s

Saving And Closing Documents

05m 11s

System Options And Document Properties

07m 10s


07m 55s

Chapter: 04. Sketching In SolidWorks

Introducing Sketches

06m 22s

Adding Sketches

04m 33s

Inferencing While Sketching

05m 45s

Sketching Lines And Construction Lines

08m 34s

Circles And Arcs

08m 54s


03m 13s

More Sketch Entities

08m 55s

Most Common Sketch Tools - Part 1

09m 16s

Most Common Sketch Tools - Part 2

10m 23s

Smart Dimensions

07m 45s

Smart Dimensions Vs. Horizontal And Vertical Dimensions

03m 41s

Ordinate Dimensions

04m 43s

Horizontal, Vertical, And Coincident Relations

04m 1s

Perpendicular Intersection Parallel And MidPoint Relations

03m 53s

Equal And Collinear Relations

03m 58s

Concentric Tangent And Coradial Relations

04m 1s

Symmetric And Fix Relations

04m 41s

Editing Sketch Relations

04m 46s

Editing Sketches

06m 51s

A Brief Look At Splines

05m 36s

Good Sketching Practices And Troubleshooting

07m 36s

Chapter Project

07m 35s

Chapter: 05. Creating And Using Reference Geometry

Planes Overview

05m 54s

Creating Planes

07m 49s

Manipulating Planes

06m 11s

Other Reference Geometry

09m 4s

Chapter: 06. Parts

Parts Overview

04m 34s

Extruded Boss Base Features

06m 37s

Extruded Cut Features

05m 50s

Revolved Boss Base Features

06m 51s

Revolved Cut Features

08m 50s

Lofted Boss Base Features

07m 54s

Lofted Cut Features

06m 17s

Swept Boss Base Features

06m 5s

Swept Cut Features

07m 31s


07m 49s

Chamfers, Fillets And The FilletXpert

11m 9s

Patterns And Mirrors

07m 0s

Editing Parts

08m 28s


06m 17s

Part Properties

09m 24s

Chapter Project

12m 13s

Chapter: 07. Assemblies

Introduction To Assemblies

07m 28s

Assembly Design Methods

09m 31s

Creating Assemblies And Sub-Assemblies

10m 9s

Introduction To Mates

08m 59s

Standard Mates

08m 7s

Advanced Mates

11m 36s

Mechanical Mates

08m 16s

Toolbox And Standard Components

07m 56s

Editing Assemblies

08m 28s

Component Selection And Filtering Methods

05m 44s

Creating Exploded Assembly Views

04m 53s

Assembly And Component Properties

03m 47s

Assembly Best Practices And Troubleshooting

07m 56s

Chapter Project

09m 12s

Chapter: 08. Display States And Configurations

Configuring Dimensions And Features In A Part

09m 33s

Configuring Assembly Components

08m 9s

Derived Configurations

06m 53s

Creating Display States

06m 38s

Chapter: 09. Visualization Methods

Adjusting Model Appearances

08m 44s

Applying RealView Appearances

05m 37s


04m 27s

Adding Decals

05m 57s

Introduction To PhotoView 360

10m 45s

Chapter: 10. Part Drawings

Drawing Basics

05m 48s

Creating And Opening Drawings

03m 24s

Creating Drawing Views

08m 1s

Adding Dimensions To Drawing Views

09m 16s

Using The Dimension Pallet

07m 16s

Additional Drawing Layout Tools

10m 39s

Drawing Annotation Tools

14m 50s

Identifying Assembly Components

07m 38s

Bill Of Materials

12m 44s

Chapter: 11. Printing And Sharing

Printing Documents

04m 51s


08m 19s

Pack And Go

06m 3s

Exporting SolidWorks Documents

05m 37s

Chapter: 12. Conclusion

About The Author

02m 22s