Configurations and Exceptions in TopSolid 7.7

Check out this video to see how to add kinematic configuration in your draft (available in 7.5 ) and manage exceptions in views (added in 7.6). For exceptions you can select a part or an assembly directly in the graphic’s area or in the list. It´s also possible to...

Tracking Mode in TopSolid 7.7

TopSolid 7.6 release is just around the corner and while we wait let´s take a look at an early Alpha version of TopSolid 7.7 and a new feature called Tracking Mode. In TopSolid 7.7 “Tracking Mode” basically means that when enabled, all you have to do is...

“One Part don´t make an Assembly”

Sometimes while in the middle of something you realise that what you are really creating is an Assembly and not a single Part, which is what you set out to do in the very beginning. Well, don´t sweat it, let´s just make an assembly out of the Part document. To do this...

FreeShape in TopSolid 7.6 – Extract Drillings

As with chamfers and fillets in previous versions, FreeShape in TopSolid 7.6 can now also extract drilling, either by group or one by one. And that´s not all, there´s a new command called “Grab Operation” which makes it possible to insert and constrain an...

TopSolid 7.6: Custom revisions

I get a lot of files sent from customers. These files come in various formats but they all have one thing in common, they all have their own revisions. As TopSolid 7  automatically adds major and minor revisions to native files aswell as imported ones it´s not likely...