When saving a file as a .xt (Parasolid) and opening it up again, parts of my assembly will lose it's orientation, even though I have fixed all my components beforehand. Any ideas?
Saving Solidworks File as Parasolid.
Have you tried saving as a binary Parasolid (.xb). I always use this fomat to import complex organic surfaces into SolidWorks.
try, you save IGES, it should not happen like you say ...