Quick Answer: How Do I Buy Solidworks?

Does solidworks license expire?

When you purchase SolidWorks software (all three flavors, SolidWorks Enterprise PDM, 3DVIA Composer, etc.), you are actually purchasing a SolidWorks product license.

Your license never expires.

This is not included in a license.

A subscription does not automatically expire after the 12-month term, and is renewable..

How do I buy SolidWorks for personal use?

The only way to buy SOLIDWORKS is through a certified reseller like Alignex. SOLIDWORKS products are sold worldwide through a large network of certified value-added resellers (VARs). SOLIDWORKS resellers also provide additional services, product training and ongoing support.

Can I get SolidWorks for free?

Free Download, Install and License SOLIDWORKS 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016. … Currently available SolidWorks versions for downloading and install are: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 and 2015.

How much does SolidWorks 2019 cost?

The price for the most recent edition of SOLIDWORKS 2019 standard license is $3,995. Subscription Support, which allows you to upgrade to the newest version and receive immediate technical support, among other benefits, is $1,295. For other license prices and any questions you may have, please call us at 800-454-2233.

How do I get SolidWorks cheap?

If you qualify, the cheapest way is probably with the military discount through their Military Services Education Program. The SOLIDWORKS Student Edition cost to qualified US and Canadian Military including reserve, active duty and retired/discharged military personnel is $20 USD/$40 CAD.

Is SolidWorks free for hobbyists?

Solidworks is offering a free 12 month licence for all qualified educators, makers, hobbyists, military, students and sponsored organizations.

Can I buy an old version of SolidWorks?

You’ll have to buy from a certified VAR since licenses are considered ‘non-transferable assets’ and older versions are not cheaper. This is because SolidWorks serial numbers are agnostic to the release, so if you buy a 2019 license, you can still install 2017, 2018 etc.

Is solidworks free for students?

Student Access Included for Qualifying Schools With the SOLIDWORKS Student Access program, you can get your own license to use on your own device, wherever and whenever your imagination is ready to use it. If your institution has SOLIDWORKS, you probably qualify for a free license!

Why is Solidworks so expensive?

The cost is depend upon the features and functionality of the software. Solidworks is the parametric software and capable to do change in the dimensions as well as geometry with the best possible methods, while other 2D CAD softwares are not that much worthy to change the dimensions as well as the geometry changes.

Is solidworks easy to learn?

Solidworks is fairly simple when it comes to computers designing softwares. If you really put an effort then maximum of 1 month is enough to learn it. And you’ll get better with practice.

Which is better Creo or Solidworks?

Creo is much more stable and far superior to SolidWorks when it comes to top-down design and surfacing. Creo would also be a better choice for any project consisting of large assemblies. SolidWorks is primarily used for smaller scale and simpler design projects.

Can you rent solidworks?

Yes. You can run a perpetual license of an add-in with a Term License of SOLIDWORKS CAD as long as the term license of SOLIDWORKS is not expired and the add-in is licensed independently of SOLIDWORKS CAD or SOLIDWORKS Simulation.