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Align Assembly Component to Assembly Origin and Planes Example (VBA)

This example shows how to align an assembly component to the assembly origin and planes.

 

'--------------------------------

' Preconditions: Assembly document is open and

'                an assembly component is selected.

'

' Postconditions: Selected assembly component is

'                aligned to the assembly origin and planes.

'--------------------------------

Option Explicit

 

Sub main()

    Dim swApp                   As SldWorks.SldWorks

    Dim swMathUtil              As SldWorks.MathUtility

    Dim swModel                 As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

    Dim swSelMgr                As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

    Dim swComp                  As SldWorks.Component2

    Dim swXform                 As SldWorks.MathTransform

    Dim i                       As Long

    Dim bRet                    As Boolean

    

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

    Set swMathUtil = swApp.GetMathUtility

    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

    Set swComp = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObjectsComponent3(1, 0)

    Set swXform = swMathUtil.CreateTransform(Nothing)   ' create unit transform

    

    swComp.Transform2 = swXform

    

    ' Rebuild to see updated transform

    bRet = swModel.EditRebuild3: Debug.Assert bRet

End Sub

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