Open an empty or existing product structure
On the product structure document, use the
right mouse button to select the product under which the SolidWorks part
/assembly is to be imported. A menu appears.
Select Components -> Existing Component.
A dialog box appears, such as the one shown below, with parts files:
Or with assembly files:
Navigate to the directory where the desired
part / assembly files are present.
Select the part / assembly to be imported and
click the Open button (or double-click the part / assembly).
The selected file appears under the selected product in the product
In the example below, the product selected in step 2 was axel.2
(highlighted in orange); the part selected in step 4 was
In the example below, Product 1 was the
product selected in step 2, auto.SLDASM was the assembly selected in step