Using this utility it is possible to easily find a material thanks to filters on the properties of the library. When material is applied, the personalized properties of material become automatically personalized properties of the part.

In order to allow the modification and the personalization of materials it is necessary to duplicate the material SOLIDWORKS base installed by default. Indeed this base is not modifiable.

To traverse it summary for the use of the utility SelectMaterial.


Declaration of sites various databases materials.

Addition of personalized properties for a material.

Interface utility.

Choice of configurations to which the material is applied.

To use filters of selection for the posting of materials.

Certain information, related to selected material, appears in the zones envisaged for this purpose of the ''Pane''.

Adjustment of options utility “SelectMaterial”.