SOLIDWORKS Connection ()

SOLIDWORKS Connection is an add-on tool to connect SOLIDWORKS, DraftSight and eDrawings tools and data to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform. These tools provide users with instinctive, social, and connected development experiences from within their SOLIDWORKS, DraftSight, eDrawings environments.


For design professionals and teams that use SOLIDWORKS Desktop products (i.e., SOLIDWORKS, DraftSight, eDrawings) that want to create and collaborate without constraints, SOLIDWORKS Connection, powered by Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, provides a seamless and embedded connection to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Online Services including Platform Contributor.

With SOLIDWORKS Connection, SOLIDWORKS Desktop users can take advantage of zero overhead, transparent data management, and the business and social innovation capabilities of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform and Platform Contributor. 


Key Features and Benefits

  • Access the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform and its capabilities directly from within your SOLIDWORKS, DraftSight and eDrawings environment

  • Easily upload, download and manage SOLIDWORKS, DraftSight and eDrawings files on the cloud

  • Quickly understand and manage synchronization of data between your hard drive and the cloud

  • Ensures that all necessary files are automatically selected for upload and download

  • Restrict access to data you are working on by locking it for exclusive use.

  • Integrated search capabilities enable you to quickly find files