Desktop Engineering

SOLIDWORKS Subscription & Support
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The Desktop Engineering Ltd (DTE) SOLIDWORKS Subscription Service Program gives you immediate access to the new SOLIDWORKS Software releases and upgrades, enhancement request privileges, live technical support, and comprehensive online resources to ensure you get the most from your 3D design experience. Below are a few of the many benefits you will receive as a Subscriber:

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New Software Releases

As a member, you’ll automatically receive the latest version of SOLIDWORKS when it’s released. Having the current version helps you keep on pace with clients – and the competition – without ever missing a beat.


Local Technical Support

As a Subscription Services member, you will have unlimited access to Desktop Engineering’s technical support desk. Our certified EXPERTS in all things SOLIDWORKS are ready to assist you in any capacity.


Software Upgrades

SOLIDWORKS are constantly improving and upgrading the software based on your feedback. Whether it’s an increase in performance and reliability, a community-requested enhancement, or adding new functionality and supported files, SOLIDWORKS is always evolving.


SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal

From software downloads to product education, the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal can maximize your SOLIDWORKS experience. With an easy-to-search repository filled with in-depth info and resources, the Customer Portal helps you find the answers you need.


SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base

We have an extensive library of technical data: solutions, help topics, best practices, etc., which can be easily found via a powerful internal search engine. From tech tips and webcasts, to administrative guides and technical presentations, our resource library has been meticulously curated by certified SOLIDWORKS experts to ensure everything available is extremely relevant and timely.


Discussion Forums

No matter what you use SOLIDWORKS for, there are people out there doing similar things—and taking them to new heights—who are excited to talk to you. Connect with them, be part of a community, and get valuable insights from users who share your vision.

Join the 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS user community here >>


Beta & EV Programs

The SOLIDWORKS Beta and Early Visibility (EV) Programs give you exclusive access to the latest developments and select Service Packs before general release. Work directly with our teams to influence and improve the next SOLIDWORKS product release.



The Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional and Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate exams are available to Subscription Service members. Build yours and your team’s skills with two free core exams and two advanced exams per year for every seat of SOLIDWORKS you purchase.


Your Personal Account Manager

You will have an allocated account manager from the start and will help you along the way. Our values are based around ensuring what is right for our customers. We open up our customer base for introductions to enhance the prospects of future business for all.