Simulation in SolidWorks 2011
A final design has been created and assembled in SolidWorks 2011 Student Edition. It is desired to use the resources available to simulate the model to find the workspace. How can this be accomplished?
Tools> add-Ins> solidworks simulation [put a check mark]
check if this add-ins is available in your solidworks edition.
after that in simulation tab you should do: (as a brief answer)
1- study adviser> new study> your desired study
2- apply material
3- add your fixture and loads
4- and now run your model
for a more complete answer read my previous Q&A