DriveWorks Solo 15: DriveWorks Feature Comparison [send feedback...]

DriveWorks Feature Comparison

DriveWorks Feature Comparison

Feature Description

DriveWorks Xpress

DriveWorks Solo

DriveWorks Pro1

Operating Systems

32-bit support

64-bit support

Vista support

Windows 7 support

Windows 8 support

Models - Controlling SOLIDWORKS Parts and Assemblies
Drive dimensions
Drive features
Drive custom properties
Full control over file names
Drive colors
Drive materials
Drive textures
Drive tolerances
Drive hole wizards
Drive sheet metal properties
Drive weldment profiles
Drive advanced feature properties
Replace models with known alternatives
Replace Models with driven alternatives
Control instances
Create additional file formats
Full control over file locations
Control multiple sets of models in a single project
Automatic check in to EPDM
Run macros
Drawings - Controlling SOLIDWORKS Drawings
Create a drawing for each part and assembly
Create multiple drawings for each part assembly
Control Layers
Additional file formats
Re-name sheet
Delete sheet
Re-scale sheet
Export sheet to other file formats
Delete view
Re-scale views
Re-position views
Control breakline positions
Drive annotation positions
Drive annotation text
Drive geometric tolerances
Drive weld symbols
Run drawing specific macros
Full control over file names
Full control over file locations
Automatic check in to EPDM
Method of Model Generation
Immediate generation
Preview generation (On Demand)2
Queued and automatic
Working with and Generating Documents
Built in templates
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Email with attachments5
Working with Data (including External Data)
Copy and paste Excel data
Create internal data tables
Consume live data from ODBC Data sources (e.g. SAP, Oracle, MySQL, SQLServer)
Export data to ODBC data sources (e.g. SAP, Oracle, MySQL, SQLServer)
Connection directly to SQL Server Databases
Create Group data tables
User Interface and Form Controls
Text boxes
Numeric text boxes
Spin buttons
Check boxes
Combo boxes
Full Form Designer
Picture boxes with dynamic pictures
List box
Option group
Dynamic options for list controls
Dynamic enabling/disabling of controls
Dynamic control visibility
Dynamic control over fonts
Dynamic control over colors
Multiple forms with dynamic navigation
Copy/paste form controls
Dynamic validation and validation messages
Measurement text boxes
Macro Button
Data Grid
Data Table
Dialog Button
Child Specification List
3D Preview Box
Item List
Option Button
Frame Control
Basic Form designer
Static validation and validation messages
Scalability/ Deployment
Underlying database - Microsoft SQL Server
Teams of users
Granular permissions
Upscale for web access4
Unattended model generation5
Standalone user seats6
Specification Flow
Automatic processing of external data5
Reusable rules (Variables)
Pervasive search/filtering capabilities
Project hierarchy (sub-projects/multi-line entries)
Item lists
Integration with Product Data Management (EPDM)
Checkin models
Checkin drawings
Checkin documents
Rules commentary
Rules revisioning
Reporting and Diagnostics
What-if scenarios (Test specification)
Working with Rules
Over 180 engineering, mathematic and scientific functions
Rules builder
Rules analysis and breakdown
Specification Test Mode

1 DriveWorks Pro is made up of a number of Software Modules - Please check the DriveWorks Pro Data Sheet for specific functionality of each to meet your needs.

2 Preview Generation (On Demand) is available for DriveWorks Pro modules that run as an add-in to SOLIDWORKS and is not available in DriveWorks Pro Live.

3 The modules DriveWorks Pro user and DriveWorks Pro Live provide access for Users to enter data.

4 DriveWorks Pro Live provides seamless conversion of DriveWorks projects for web access.

5 DriveWorks Pro Autopilot is required.

6 DriveWorks Pro User is required.

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