Tag: Toolbars

  • The S Key Experiment – Part 2

    The S Key Experiment – Part 2

    It has been a little over a week since I turned off ALL my Toolbars AND the CommandManager and so far I can say with certainty I have not DECREASED my efficiency by just using the S Key command.  It still takes a little getting used to but so far I REALLY like it.  Over…

  • The “S” Key Experiment Part 1

    The “S” Key Experiment Part 1

    Ever since the “S” key shortcut command was added in SolidWorks 2008, I’ve heard some users comment that they use it quite often.  This lead me to question whether or not you could function inside of SolidWorks in an efficient manner by JUST using the “S” key shortcut menu.  NO CommandManager.  NO Toolbars.  Just in…

  • SolidWorks 2009: CommandManager & PropertyManager

    SolidWorks 2009:  CommandManager & PropertyManager

    Some welcome options have been added to SolidWorks 2009 in the areas of the CommandManager & PropertyManager.  First lets start off with the CommandManager.  SolidWorks has added the capability to dock the CommandManger on the left and right sides of the screen.  (You can still dock it across the top as before.)  You can also…