SOLIDWORKS Licensing and Registration: START HERE

Welcome to Hawk Ridge Systems Getting Started.  This page contains information on SOLIDWORKS registration, activation, and licensing information.

1. If you would like to access your SOLIDWORKS subscription service benefits (such as downloading software, accessing the knowledge base, and other features), you will need to have an 3DEXPERIENCE ID.  Please see the link below for instructions on creating and setting up your account:

How to Access SOLIDWORKS Subscription Service Benefits and create a 3DEXPERIENCE ID

2. If you have already installed your standalone SOLIDWORKS product and would like to know how to activate SOLIDWORKS software on your computer, please see the link below for instructions.

How To Activate SOLIDWORKS 2024 Products

How To Activate SOLIDWORKS 2023 Products

How To Activate SOLIDWORKS 2022 Products

2021 SOLIDWORKS Standalone Activation

2020 SOLIDWORKS Standalone Activation


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