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SolidWorks MBD is awful


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I can never get this to work, my dimensions disappear when I click the green mark or click on an open space.
That's if the tool works at all, I constantly get an "Failure to create dimension" error, it's only a cylinder with a couple of holes and extrudes and I cant get a diameter, are you kidding me?

The "smart dimension " tool never works I click on a face and get nothing.
I have watched tutorials over and over and I cannot get this to work, the dimension never shows up or disappears the moment I click the mouse, or in the rare moment it works the dimension get lost in the model and I cant click it to move it.

There has got to be a better way.