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January 7, 2017 – 1:36 am

What’s Really New in SolidWorks 2017
We rounded out the year with a detailed presentation about What’s REALLY New in SolidWorks 2017.  We took the time to strip out all the marketing and sales related fluff …

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2015 October Meeting Update

October 28, 2015 – 7:00 am
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Yowza 3D
We saw a new and interesting technology based on a shape-based search that allows recognition of 3D content.

Jamie Kalb of GoEngineer shared his top 5 feature enhancements of SolidWorks 2016.  Some very useful stuff.

Special Thanks to ProSource …

2015 August Meeting Update

August 27, 2015 – 2:55 pm
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Sorry to those of you who missed it, we gave away TONS of prizes!

Starbucks Gift Cards
Gas Cards
Erik’s Deli Cafe Gift cards
SolidWorks swag including a cool SolidWorks K-SWISS backpack!

Special thanks to all of those who donated …

2015 June Meeting Update

June 25, 2015 – 9:41 am
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Huge success at our new meeting location!

We know that parking can be a bear here.  But after 6pm, spots do open up and you can part next door.
We’re also working on the check-in process to streamline …

User Group is back in Action!

April 3, 2015 – 9:28 am
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After a long hiatus and back by popular demand!

We’ve secured a new permanent location at the Hacker Dojo in Mountain View.Come join us for networking, food, SolidWorks related news & a bunch of other cool stuff. …

December Meeting Update

January 4, 2013 – 12:22 pm
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Had a good turnout this month for our annual What’s REALLY New in SolidWorks 2013.  Probably would have seen a lot more people but I guess having a Technical Summit, a SolidWorks User group and …

October Meeting Update

October 31, 2012 – 11:49 am
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Misha Young gave us another outstanding presentation on surfacing.

Charles Mayou (HawkRidge Systems) gave us nice presentation on SolidWorks Electrical.  Some great functionality but may be hard to justify the high pricing.

Bertrand Sicot also paid us a visit …

July Meeting Update

August 16, 2012 – 12:16 am
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Misha Young gave us good presentation on introduction to surfacing.  There is always A LOT more to show so plan on future surfacing ‘how-to” sessions.

Michael Mooney followed up with some great information on all the Xpress …

June Meeting Update

June 10, 2012 – 9:48 pm
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Brandon Loeb from Hawk Ridge Systems gave us a good overview of SolidWorks Plastics and how you can use it to optimize your plastic part designs.

Then we had a (long) presentation on PhotoView 360.  We tried …

December Meeting Update

February 7, 2012 – 8:02 pm
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We did our annual “What’s REALLY new in SolidWorks”

Had some really good feedback and Q&A.
Prizes
We gave away a TON of prizes (right before the holidays!).
Prize included:

3dConnexion Space Pilot
Logitech Digital Camera
Logitech Computer Speakers
$50 Gift Certificate
USB Memory …

August Meeting Update

December 4, 2011 – 4:56 pm
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Tips & Tricks
We briefly showed how to customize the standard toolbars and the context sensitive quick access toolbars (S-key)

We also showed the new mouse gestures (Right Mouse Click)

And also the Move/Rotate/Scale sketch tool (Tools, Sketch Tools, …