Get Started With Your SOLIDWORKS Desktop Product

Please follow the instructions for the product(s) you have purchased through below links - if you have any issues or questions, our support is also there to help you:


Do not use the links below when installing 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS/SOLIDWORKS Connected.

Please refer to this guide instead: Get Started With Your 3DEXPERIENCE Product.


Installing SOLIDWORKS Desktop

How to install SOLIDWORKS products to new workstation - CLICK HERE  

Use the link above when installing any of these products to a new workstation:   

  • SOLIDWORKS Standard
  • SOLIDWORKS Professional
  • SOLIDWORKS Premium


Adding SOLIDWORKS Desktop Add-ins To Existing Installation

How to modify SOLIDWORKS installation to add serial numbers and products - CLICK HERE

Use the link above when installing any of the add-ins listed below to workstation having SOLIDWORKS already installed:

  • SOLIDWORKS Visualize
  • SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation
  • SOLIDWORKS Simulation
  • SOLIDWORKS Plastics
  • SOLIDWORKS Composer
  • SOLIDWORKS Inspection


Recommended hardware requirements

SOLIDWORKS’ hardware requirements


How to register your 3DEXPERIENCE ID

How to create a 3DEXPERIENCE ID


Got a great idea that SOLIDWORKS is not already providing today?

Create Enhancement requests for SOLIDWORKS





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