How to change default unit system in SolidWorks

In this tutorial i will show you how to change units permanently in Solidworks.

  1. Step 1:

    Open a new part file in SolidWorks.

  2. Step 2:

    Go to options.

  3. Step 3:

    Click on document properties, click on units, change the default unit system as you want, and then click OK.

  4. Step 4:

    Go to the file menu and click Save As.

  5. Step 5:

    Choose a name to your file, change the save as type to part templates (*prtdot), and then click the save button.

  6. Step 6:

    Go to option, click on system options, click on file locations, click on the Add button, choose templates, and then click OK.

  7. Step 7:

    open a new part and click on the Advanced button.

  8. Step 8:

    now you have Permanently changed your Unit system
    Note that you can follow the same steps with the Assembly and Drawing files.