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Solidworks 2007 - USB Dongle

Solidworks 2007 - USB Dongle

Solidworks 2007 - USB Dongle

I have been using Solidworks 2007 on a workstation and want to swith to a laptop ideally a Macbook Pro for more flexibility.  Unfortunately my dongle is a parrallel port not a USB version. Modern Laptops don't have parallel ports - is there any way round this? Solidworks can only offer an upgrade to 2010 they say they stopped making dongles in 2008.

RE: Solidworks 2007 - USB Dongle

Codeware discontinued the use of parallel port dongles for the COMPRESS software (subject of this forum) a couple of years ago. All customers with active SUS subscriptions had their parallel port dongles exchanged for USB dongles. I assume that Solidworks has done the same.


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