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Flip Sketch Picture Example (VBA)

This example shows how to flip a sketch picture.




' Preconditions: Sketch picture feature is selected.


' Postcondtiions: Sketch picture is flipped,

'                 if it hadn't already been flipped.



Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swFeat As SldWorks.Feature

Dim swSketchPicture As SldWorks.sketchPicture

Dim boolstatus As Boolean

Dim width As Double

Dim height As Double

Dim x As Double

Dim y As Double

Dim angle As Double


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

' Sketch picture must be selected in the FeatureManager design tree

Set swFeat = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)


' Get the sketch picture feature

Set swSketchPicture = swFeat.GetSpecificFeature2

Debug.Print "Feature type and name = " & swFeat.GetTypeName2

boolstatus = swSketchPicture.Flip(False)

Debug.Print "  Sketch picture flipped? " & swSketchPicture.Flipped

swSketchPicture.GetSize width, height

Debug.Print "  Width = " & width * 1000 & " mm"

Debug.Print "  Height = " & height * 1000 & " mm"

angle = swSketchPicture.angle

Debug.Print "  Angle = " & angle * 57.3 & " degrees"


End Sub

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