SOLIDWORKS Installation and Removal: START HERE

Welcome to Hawk Ridge Systems Getting Started.  This page contains information on SOLIDWORKS installations.


1. SOLIDWORKS software: If you received a SOLIDWORKS media kit then you can start the installation with the serial number provided in the License Confirmation email from Hawk Ridge Systems.  The SOLIDWORKS software can also be downloaded using the instructions provided in the link below.

2021 Downloads and Updates

2020 Downloads and Updates

2019 Downloads and Updates

2018 Downloads and Updates


2. If you have a SOLIDWORKS Network license (serial typically starting with 9010 or 0010) you will need to install the SolidNetWork License Manager on your server first and then install SOLIDWORKS clients.  Please see the links below for detailed instructions on setting up your license server and SOLIDWORKS clients.

2021 Network Server Installation

2021 Network Client Installation

2020 Network Server Installation

2020 Network Client Installation

2019 Network Server Installation

2019 Network Client Installation

2018 Network Server Installation

2018 Network Client Installation


3. If you have a SOLIDWORKS Standalone license (serial typically starting with 9000 or 0000), please see link below for detailed instruction on installing SOLIDWORKS.

2021 Standalone SOLIDWORKS Installation

2020 Standalone SOLIDWORKS Installation

2019 Standalone SOLIDWORKS Installation

2018 Standalone SOLIDWORKS Installation


4. To completely remove SOLIDWORKS from your system, please refer to the link below.

2021 Uninstall and Removal Guide

2020 Uninstall and Removal Guide

2019 Uninstall and Removal Guide

2018 Uninstall and Removal Guide

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  • I am switching computers and want to re-install/download a 2010 standalone license.
    frank nakasone
    ettore products co.


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