SolidWorks World Top Ten List Data

The table below contains a list of every Top Ten List idea presented at SolidWorks World since the List’s inception in the year 2001.

I’d like to populate the Implemented Feature column with links to community blog posts detailing and reviewing the new functionality. So if you’ve written a post about any of the features in the table below, please let me know, and I’ll add it to the list.

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Vital Statistics

Performance Enhancements


General Speed/Performance/Stability Improvements4
Assembly Performance Improvements3
Better Utilization of Processor3
Drawing Performance Improvements2
User Interface Improvements1
Fix more bugs!1

Yearly Statistics


YearNo. of ImplementationsAverage Response Time (yrs)
200104
200234.5
200313
200491
200513.44
200603.28
200764.13
200844.63
200993.67
201073.86
201124.5
2012123
201391.43
2014141.67
20155

Most Requested Enhancement

Use ESC key or other fucntion to interrupt rebuild or other lengthy operations instantly [6 requests]

Longest Time to Implementation

Pattern a component pattern [Requested 2001, Implemented 2014]


I’d like to thank all the contributors to this project:

2 thoughts on “SolidWorks World Top Ten List Data

    • Thanks Alin! I’ll update my data right now, and add you to the contributors list. If you or anyone else at Javelin Tech would like to try to help me fill in some more gaps, I’d appreciate it!

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