SolidWorks 2008

Application Details:

Version: 2008
License: Retail
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 9.2

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What works

SW 2008 SP0 installs and runs without major problems.

Parts can be loaded and modified, sketching and feature creation works.

Drawings can be created, edited and printed.

Assembly works.

What does not

Internet explorer script error warning when it starts up, answer 'yes' to continue running scripts.

 Application crashes when attempting to load objects created in a newer version of Solidworks.


What was not tested

Tested basic creation and manipulation of parts, features, drawing, assembly, printing. Advanced functions not tested.

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Requires 32-bit wineprefix and winetricks {dotnet20, ie6, vcrun2005, gdiplus, msxml6}: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine32 winetricks (packagename) Install SW with: WINEARCH=win32 env WINEPREFIX=~/.wine32 wine msetup.exe Software also installed ok with default 64-bit wineprefix and no winetricks, but many of the menu options were grayed out and not functioning.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowLinux Mint 21.2Feb 21 20249.2Yes Yes YesSilverjpl 
ShowLinux Mint 20.1May 19 20216.8Yes Yes NoSilverjpl 
ShowLinux Mint 18 "Sarah" x86_64Mar 05 20172.2Yes Yes NoGoldjpl 
CurrentLinux Mint 18 "Sarah" x86_64Jan 15 20172.0-rc4Yes Yes NoGoldjpl 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 14 20101.1.36Yes Yes NoBronzesniveri 

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