SolidWorks 2014: Creating a New Project

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This article will guide you through steps of setting up and starting a new project in SolidWorks.  SolidWorks 2014 is available on the General Desktop through Virtual Lab at LSU (VLab).

To Create a New Project:

1. Open SolidWorks.

2. Select the new document icon, or use the key stroke Ctrl+N. If a message appears stating "Templates cannot be created in the present location", click OK.

New Document icon

3. The program will present you with 3 project options Part, Assembly, or Drawing.

New Solidworks Document window

4. Select the project you wish to create and click OK. You are now ready to begin work on your new project.

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