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Insert Hole Table Example (C#)

This example shows how to insert a hole table into a drawing.

//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Ensure that the model and template exist.
// 2. Ensure that the namespace matches the name of your C# project.
//
// Postconditions: A hole table is inserted in a drawing of the model.
//
// NOTE: Because the model is used elsewhere,
// do not save changes when closing it.
// ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System;
namespace HoleTable_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {

        
ModelDoc2 Part;
        
DrawingDoc Drawing;
        
bool boolstatus;

        
public void Main()
        {
            
DocumentSpecification spec = (DocumentSpecification)swApp.GetOpenDocSpec("install_dir\\samples\\handson\\mate references\\crank-arm.sldprt");
            Part = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.OpenDoc7(spec);
            Drawing = (
DrawingDoc)swApp.NewDocument("C:\\ProgramData\\SolidWorks\\SolidWorks 2011\\templates\\Drawing.drwdot", 2, 0.2794, 0.4318);
            Part = (
ModelDoc2)Drawing;
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2(
"Sheet1", "SHEET", 0.39237, 0.5218942019544, 0, false, 0, null, 0);
            boolstatus = Drawing.Create3rdAngleViews2(
"install_dir\\samples\\handson\\mate references\\crank-arm.sldprt");
            Part.ClearSelection2(
true);

            boolstatus = Drawing.ActivateView(
"Drawing View2");

            
//Select a vertex in the drawing view to be the origin of all datums in the table
            //All XLOC and YLOC table column values will be relative to this datum origin
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("", "VERTEX", 0.05976280781759, 0.2143015374593, 0.003174999999999, false, 1, null, 0);
            
//Select a face that contains the holes that will be annotated in the table
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("", "FACE", 0.1018457263844, 0.2224311921824, 0.003174999999999, true, 2, null, 0);

            
View myView = null;
            
SelectionMgr selMgr = null;
            selMgr = (
SelectionMgr)Part.SelectionManager;
            myView = selMgr.GetSelectedObjectsDrawingView2(1,-1);
            
HoleTableAnnotation myHoleTable = null;

            
//Insert a hole table
            //anchored with its top left corner at x-coordinate = 0.07m and y-coordinate = 0.175m,
            //with starting datum tag "A",
            //using hole table template: standard hole table--letters.sldholtbt
            myHoleTable = myView.InsertHoleTable2(false, 0.07841319218241, 0.1755661237785, (int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft, "A", "install_dir\\lang\\english\\standard hole table--letters.sldholtbt");

            Part.ClearSelection2(
true);
            boolstatus = Drawing.ActivateSheet(
"Sheet1");
        }

        
public SldWorks swApp;

    }
}



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