SolidWorks importer for Maya plugin, enables Maya users to import and edit SolidWorks models inside Maya. The plugin imports parts, and assemblies (*.sldprt, *.sldasm), from SolidWorks 2014, and prior, and is supported on Maya 2009 - 2014 (32, and 64bit), on Windows and Mac operating systems.
How to use the plugin
After installing the plugin, it needs to be registered with Maya, for the first time. This can be done by clicking the main menu Windows -> Settings/Preferences -> Plug-in Manager.
This will open the Plug-in Manager dialog, where a user can select the plugins to be loaded into Maya. Auto load will load the plugin the next time Maya is opened.
After loading the plugin a new top level menu SimLab will be added, where you can access the plugin's functionalities.
After registering the plugin with Maya a user can activate it by selecting the Register option from the SimLab menu. For step by step instructions on how to request trial license, or how to register your plugin please, click here.
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SolidWorks importer for Maya is a powerful Maya plugin which, in one click, allows maya users to import SolidWorks models into Maya.
All professional licenses are eligible to the following volume discount. Volume discount will be automatically applied when ordering the licenses.
|Number of licenses||Volume discount|
|2 - 5||5%|
|6 - 10||10%|
|11 - 20||15%|
|21 - 100||20%|