Getting Error: "Unsupported File Format" When Trying to View SolidWorks 2015 2D Files Using AutoVue

(Doc ID 2025535.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle AutoVue Electro-Mechanical Professional - Version 20.2.3 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.2]
Oracle AutoVue 3D Professional Advanced - Version 20.2.3 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.2]
Oracle AutoVue 2D Professional - Version 20.2.3 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When using AutoVue 20.2.3 and trying to view SolidWorks 2015 2D files the following message appears:

"Unsupported File Format"

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Start AutoVue 20.2.3.
  2. Try to open SolidWorks 2015 2D files.
  3. Notice the message.

Cause

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