The SolidWorks Application Programming Interface (API) is a COM programming interface to the SolidWorks software. The API contains hundreds of functions that you can call from Visual Basic (VB), Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), VB.NET, C++, C#, or SolidWorks macro files. These functions provide the programmer with direct access to SolidWorks functionality.
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There are tips, code fragments, and examples of API functions on the SolidWorks Web page: www.solidworks.com/api