KB: Display silkscreen in SOLIDWORKS

Created: May 27, 2021 | Updated: February 28, 2024

ECAD / MCAD CoDesigner transfer is not showing silkscreen in SOLIDWORKS. Sometimes the decals that represent copper and silkscreen and solder mask are not shown in SW 2019+ because of problems with the rendering on some video cards. The solution can be to change this flag in SOLIDWORKS preferences.

Starting in Version: 20.1
Up to Version: Current

Solution Details

In SOLIDWORKS, click the Gear icon to access the preferences.

Click Performance and enable the option: “Performance ► Enhanced graphics performance”


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