The installation of this version requires the .NET Framework 4.5.


This version Gateway PDM is compatible with the following versions of SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional :

  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2015
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2016
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2017
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2018
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2019
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2020
  • SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional 2021


SOLIDWORKS is used to generate plans in PDF format during the export phases. The versions supported by Gateway PDMare the following:

  • SOLIDWORKS 2015
  • SOLIDWORKS 2016
  • SOLIDWORKS 2017
  • SOLIDWORKS 2018
  • SOLIDWORKS 2019
  • SOLIDWORKS 2020
  • SOLIDWORKS 2021


Only one SOLIDWORKS version must be installed on the workstation where the PDM task will be executed. In case a tool needs to open SOLIDWORKS, the last version installed on this workstation will be launched.