After a new installation of CAMWorks, some users find that CAMWorks cannot be selected in the SOLIDWORKS Add-Ins window. This article describes how to show CAMWorks under the SOLIDWORKS Add-In list.
Missing CAMWorks Add-In
The version of CAMWorks must be the same or older than SOLIDWORKS. CAMWorks 2014 cannot be used with SOLIDWORKS 2015. If a compatible version of CAMWorks is missing under the SOLIDWORKS Add-Ins list, please perform the following to display the CAMWorks add-in:
- Open SOLIDWORKS
- Go to File>Open
- In the Open window set the File Type to Add-Ins (*.dll)
- Browse to C:\Program Files\CAMWorks20XXx64\CAMWorks_VCXX
- Select the CWAddinu.dll and Open
CAMWorks should now be available under the SOLIDWORKS Add-Ins list.