Tag Archives: SolidWorks
Cannot Find Parasolid Data in Solidworks File

Error: Cannot Find Parasolid data in SOLIDWORKS file – Mastercam

Note: At any point that (version) is present, enter/insert/reference the version of Matercam in question. ie. A path states as ‘C:\Program Files\mcam(version)\common’ If you are working in Mastercam X8, the path will be ‘C:\Program Files\mcamX8/common’ Issue: When attempting to open a SolidWorks file (sldprt) in Mastercam, the error “Cannot find Parasolid data in SolidWorks file” […]

Updating to MCfSW – Advanced Option

Updating to MCfSWX9 – Advanced Option Follow these steps: 1. Create two empty folders on your desktop. Call one “X8” and the other “X9”. 2. Copy only the custom Machine and Control Definitions from the C:\Users\Public\Documents\shared mcamforswx8\CNC_MACHINES folder to the X8 folder created on the desktop. The Machine Definitions will have one of the file […]

Cannot Open SolidWorks Assembly

Cannot Open SolidWorks Assembly (sldasm)

Cannot Open SolidWorks Assembly (sldasm) Mastercam still looks to the part files (sldprt) therefore they need to be present in the same folder as the assembly file.   See all How-To’s, Tips & Tricks and FAQ’s here! Presented by Sandy McClintock, Applications Support Specialist Do you have a topic or question you would like to see […]

Cannot Find Parasolid Data in SolidWorks File

Cannot Find Parasolid Data in SolidWorks File

Error: Cannot Find Parasolid Data in SolidWorks File     Note: At any point that (version) is present, enter/insert/reference the version of Mastercam in question. ie. A path states as ‘C:\Program Files\mcam(version)\common’ if you are working in Mastercam X8 the path will be ‘C:\Program Files\mcamX8/common’   Issue: When attempting to open a SolidWorks file (sldprt) […]

Opening SLDPRT Error

Opening SLDPRT Error: SolidWorks is Not Installed

Opening SLDPRT error: SolidWorks is not installed on this computer. Solids History can only be read if SolidWorks is installed.   Issue: Opening SLDPRT error: SolidWorks is not installed on this computer. Solids History can only be read if SolidWorks is installed.   ‘   Fix: Settings>Configuration>Converters     See all How-To’s, Tips & Tricks […]

STEM curriculum now with instructor DVDs.

STEM curriculum now with Instructor DVD

In-House Solutions is making its innovative Applied CNC STEM Activities curriculum even better with the addition of a new Instructor DVD included with each Instructor Guide. Sales of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) curriculum have grown steadily since the product was launched last fall. “The STEM material is already being actively used by numerous high […]

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