3DEXPERIENCE Social Collaboration Services for SolidWorks Users


3DEXPERIENCE PLM Collaboration Services includes a SolidWorks Desktop Connector allowing the designers to –

  • Search, open, and save CAD designs in the 3DEXPERIENCE Cloud Platform directly from within the SolidWorks application.
  • Create new revisions, duplicate structure, and apply other lifecycle operations through collaborative lifecycle capabilities.
  • Search and explore products via the web to understand product composition and impact on related items when considering a change.
  • Navigate product structure via the web along with the 3D representation to identify specific items within large assemblies.
  • Review functional tolerance and annotations with team members via the web to expose potential manufacturing impacts.


  • David Mann
  • VP Digital Innovation
  • XD Innovation