How do you mirror in Solidworks?

How do I mirror a part in Solidworks assembly?

Click Mirror Components (Assembly toolbar) or Insert > Mirror Components. In the PropertyManager, for Selections, select the Mirror plane and the Components to Mirror and click Next . Positions the mirror so that the center of the bounding box for the selected component is mirrored about the mirror plane.

Does solidworks have mirror appearance?

SOLIDWORKS 2018 provides a variety of new enhancements. One of the new enhancements is the ability to include the material and the visual appearance of the parent part in the derived part when using the SOLIDWORKS Mirror Part command (Insert -> Mirror Part).

How do I get RealView graphics in Solidworks?

Click one of the following:

  1. View Settings > RealView Graphics.
  2. RealView Graphics (View toolbar)
  3. View > Display > RealView Graphics.

How do you mirror entities?

To mirror sketch entities as you sketch them:

  1. Select a line or a model edge in an open sketch.
  2. Click Dynamic Mirror Entities. (Sketch toolbar) or Tools > Sketch Tools > Dynamic Mirror . …
  3. Create the sketch entities that you want to mirror. …
  4. To turn mirroring off, click Dynamic Mirror Entities.
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