SolidWorks 2014: Changing Drawing Units

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Changing the Drawing Units:

1. Open SolidWorks and create a New File. 

creating a new solidworks file

2. In the bottom right corner of the program, there will be units and dimensions options available to change. Use the drop down menu to do so. 

Unit and dimension selection in SolidWords


1. Open SolidWorks.

2. Click Tools | Options.

Options button on the Tools dropdown menu

3. Click the Document Properties tab, select the Units option.

Document Properties with Units option selected

4. Select the units you wish to use and click OK.

 Document Properties and units you wish to add option list

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8/3/2016 12:11:19 PM