This document provides general information about the SolidWorks® Enterprise PDM 2014 SP1 release.
Refer to What's New for SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2014, available from the Help menu, for descriptions of new functionality.
For a list of fixed SPRs, click here.
SolidWorks 2014, including the SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2014 CAD Editor, is the last release that supports 32-bit operating systems. SolidWorks 2015 and the SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2015 CAD Editor will not install on 32-bit operating systems.
SolidWorks Network License Server 2014 will not install on Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, and Windows Server® 2003 operating systems.
SolidWorks 2014 will not run with a parallel-port licensing dongle.
You are now prompted to accept the End-User License Agreements for every service pack upgrade for every product.
SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2014 supports the use of the Windows Server 2012 operating system for the database, archive, and Web servers. SolidWorks 2014 supports the use of the Windows Server 2012 operating system for the SolidWorks Network License Server.
The Beta version of the Microsoft Office add-in for SolidWorks Enterprise PDM is now available. For more information, see details on the SolidWorks download portal.
The user interface is now available in Turkish for SolidWorks Enterprise PDM.
The use of Inventor View 2013 and Inventor View 2014 to preview Inventor files is currently not supported in SolidWorks Enterprise PDM 2014. A bitmap-based image of the file is used in its place.