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Get Centerline Annotation Information Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get information about a centerline annotation, which is stored in its IDisplayData object. You get it using:


  • ISelectionManager::GetSelectedObject6

  • ICenterline::GetAnnotation

  • IAnnotation::GetDisplayData

  • IDisplayData::GetLineAtIndex3




' Preconditions: Drawing document is open

'                and a centerline is selected.



' Postconditions: None



Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swSelAnn As SldWorks.Annotation

Dim swDisplayData As SldWorks.DisplayData

Dim swSelCenterLine As SldWorks.CenterLine

Dim params As Variant

Dim i As Long


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

Set swSelCenterLine = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)


Set swSelAnn = swSelCenterLine.GetAnnotation

Set swDisplayData = swSelAnn.GetDisplayData

Debug.Print "Centerline annotation information: "

For i = 0 To 9

      params = swDisplayData.GetLineAtIndex3(0)

      Debug.Print params(i)

Next i

End Sub

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