Administering SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional Training


Duration: 2.0 Day/s
Prerequisites: SOLIDWORKS PDM CAD Editor course, basic experience with the SOLIDWORKS PDM software, experience with the Windows™ operating system, and knowledge of SOLIDWORKS PDM file structure and referencing.

The focus of this course is on the fundamental skills and concepts central to the successful use of SOLIDWORKS PDM. The intended audience for this course is anyone who will setup and/or administer SOLIDWORKS PDM.


Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Installation Planning
  • Lesson 2: The Administration Tool
  • Lesson 3: Users and Groups
  • Lesson 4: Folder Card Creation
  • Lesson 5: File and Search Cards
  • Lesson 6: Column and Bill of Materials (BOM) Views
  • Lesson 7: Workflow
  • Lesson 8: Notifications and Tasks
  • Lesson 9: Folder Templates
  • Lesson 10: File Templates
  • Lesson 11: Data Migration
  • Lesson 12: Vault Backup