If you wish to change the options by default such as the options of posting, to reading of the data of document 3D, it is enough to modify the base file “PilotAssembly.xlsx“which is in the folder”. \ Users \ User_Name \ Documents \ myCADtools \ PilotAssembly“.

If this one does not exist, it is enough to copy it since the folder of installation of myCADtools

. \ Program Files \ Visiativ \ myCADtools 2020 \ PilotAssembly

towards “. \ Users \ User_Name \ Documents \ myCADtools \ PilotAssembly“.

When you launch the tool PilotAssembly, the Excel file is duplicated since the folder “… \ Documents \…“towards the folder of the assembly open in SOLIDWORKS, this file is then renamed with the name of the assembly.


If you modify options in the Excel file of an assembly they will be only saved for this assembly.