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Get and Set Name of Note Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the name of the selected note and change its name.




' Precondition: Drawing document is open and a note is selected.


' Postcondition: Name of the selected note is

'               changed to "@MYADDIN-ANN1"



Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swDrawing As SldWorks.DrawingDoc

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swNote As SldWorks.Note

Dim swAnn As SldWorks.Annotation


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager


Set swNote = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)

Set swAnn = swNote.GetAnnotation

MsgBox swAnn.GetName

' New name must be unique

swAnn.SetName "@MYADDIN-ANN1"

MsgBox swAnn.GetName


End Sub

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