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Get General Table Feature Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get a general table feature and its properties.


Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swGeneralTableFeature As SldWorks.GeneralTableFeature

Dim swTableAnnotation As SldWorks.TableAnnotation

Dim nbrTableAnnotations As Long

Dim vTableAnnotations As Variant

Dim i As Long

Dim anchorAttached As Boolean

Dim anchorType As Long

Dim nbrColumns As Long

Dim nbrRows As Long


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager


' Select general table feature in FeatureManager design tree

Set swGeneralTableFeature = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)


nbrTableAnnotations = swGeneralTableFeature.GetTableAnnotationCount

Debug.Print "Number of annotations = " & nbrTableAnnotations

vTableAnnotations = swGeneralTableFeature.GetTableAnnotations

For i = 0 To (nbrTableAnnotations - 1)

    Set swTableAnnotation = vTableAnnotations(i)

    anchorAttached = swTableAnnotation.Anchored

    Debug.Print "Table anchored        = " & anchorAttached

    anchorType = swTableAnnotation.anchorType

    Debug.Print "Anchor type           = " & anchorType

    nbrColumns = swTableAnnotation.ColumnCount

    Debug.Print "Number of columns     = " & swTableAnnotation.ColumnCount

    nbrRows = swTableAnnotation.RowCount

    Debug.Print "Number of rows        = " & nbrRows

Next i


End Sub

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