Material properties and manufacturing processes can be difficult to create and manage due to complex sheet metal components. This inevitably results in avoidable errors and endless rework. The sheet metal design tools within NX enables interaction directly with the model on the screen and provides built-in design intent tailored specifically to the design of the [...]
How to Install an Emergency NX License Server So you're being asked to work from home or a different environment other than the office. And now, you're scrambling to make sure you're able to get into all the software (NX, in this case) and systems that allow you to work efficiently. We feel your frustration, [...]
In this webinar replay, Application Engineer David Chiu covers the Progressive Die Wizard within NX, which guides you through the die-making process from design to production. By using intelligent automation and reuse libraries you can reduce your design time by up to 50 percent! Topics covered: Progressive Die Design Automation Flattening and Unforming Blank Layout [...]
Just because you're not an expert doesn't mean you can't test your own design with FloEFD. Making changes late in the process causes expensive rework. Testing your design early lets you evaluate variants, dismiss less desirable options, and create an optimized end product. And yes, there are dummy-proof simulation tools made for designers. In this [...]
In order to upgrade the NX license server, you must have the following: NX 1872 installation media for the proper operating system, OR The Siemens PLM License Server installation program. For NX 1872, the license server installer is 1.2_win64_setup.exe. NX 1872 license file with the correct server information (hostname and Composite ID). Java Runtime Environment [...]
10, 11, 12... 1847? The newest release of NX ditches the yearly updates and starts the beginning of the continuous release methodology. As we help our customers configure the update, we know there's a lot of questions about how these periodic downloads will affect your process. In this 63-minute webinar replay, Application Engineer David Chiu [...]
In this 38-minute webinar, Application Engineer David Chiu covers Design for Manufacturability software in NX which automatically checks for design flaws that are expensive, difficult, or impossible to manufacture so you can avoid expensive and time-consuming rework.