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    Tech Tip #55 : Material Side Short Keys

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Wed, Jul 05, 2017 @ 05:04 PM

    Reviewing the NEW enhancements, specifically Short Keys, to help when needing to flip features or add material condition. Requires CheckMate 14.0.00734 for SOLIDWORKS® or newer.

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    Topics: origin international, CheckMate, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #54 : Workplane Enhancements

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Mon, Jun 12, 2017 @ 02:59 PM

    Reviewing the NEW enhancements to help picking points on the workplane directly above the part. Requires CheckMate 14.0.00712 for SOLIDWORKS® or newer.

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    Topics: origin international, CheckMate, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #53 : Bug in Microsoft Windows compression utility

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Thu, May 04, 2017 @ 11:28 AM

    Reviewing a Bug in Microsoft Windows compression utility. (zip)

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    Topics: Microsoft Compression Utility

    Tech Tip #52 : Measuring Circle In Non Circular Hole

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Fri, Jan 20, 2017 @ 01:21 PM

    Reviewing how to create circle measurements with the CAD geometry that is a curved surface, in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®

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    Topics: CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #51: Converting Measurements

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Wed, Dec 21, 2016 @ 04:14 PM

    Reviewing the use of the CONVERT and CONVERT WITH CONSTRUCTION commands, in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Topics: origin international, measurement, Origin, CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #50 : Programming Rotating Circle Measurements

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Thu, Nov 17, 2016 @ 10:08 AM

    Reviewing the procedure to rotate all the measurement points, on an existing circle measurement, together all at once in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Topics: CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #49 : Installation Missing 'Heads Up View' Bar

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Thu, Nov 17, 2016 @ 10:02 AM

    Reviewing how to turn the "Heads Up View" bar back on, if it accidentally gets turned off, in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Topics: CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #48 : Datum Plane from Uneven Features

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Thu, Oct 13, 2016 @ 09:30 AM

    Reviewing the procedure for constructing a plane from surface measurements that are at different heights in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Topics: CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS

    Tech Tip #47 : Programming Auto Points-Mid

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Tue, Jul 19, 2016 @ 11:40 AM

    Reviewing the procedure for using the MID option with the Programming Browser AutoMeas function in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Tech Tip #46 : Programming Auto Points Boundary Edge

    Posted by Cecil Deline on Tue, Jul 19, 2016 @ 11:35 AM

    Reviewing the procedure for using the BOUNDARY and EDGE option with the Programming Browser AutoMeas function in CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS®.

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    Topics: Programming