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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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