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Get Section View Data Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the data of a section view.




' Preconditions: Part or assembly document is open in

'                which a section view exists.


' Postconditions: None



Option Explicit


Sub main()


    Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

    Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

    Dim swModelViewMgr As SldWorks.ModelViewManager

    Dim rSVData As SldWorks.SectionViewData

    Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

    Dim boolstatus As Boolean


    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

    Set swModelViewMgr = swModel.ModelViewManager

    Set rSVData = swModelViewMgr.GetSectionViewData("")


    swModel.ClearSelection2 True


    DisplayDebugInformation rSVData, swSelMgr


End Sub


'Select the planes and print the rest

Sub DisplayDebugInformation(data As SectionViewData, selMgr As SelectionMgr)

    Dim p1 As Object

    Dim p2 As Object

    Dim p3 As Object


    Set p1 = data.FirstPlane

    If Not p1 Is Nothing Then p1.Select True


    Set p2 = data.SecondPlane

    If Not p2 Is Nothing Then p2.Select True


    Set p3 = data.ThirdPlane

    If Not p3 Is Nothing Then p3.Select True


    Debug.Print "----------Box 1----------"

    Debug.Print "Offset         " & data.FirstOffset

    Debug.Print "Rotation X     " & data.FirstRotationX

    Debug.Print "Rotation Y     " & data.FirstRotationY

    Debug.Print "Color          " & data.FirstColor

    Debug.Print "Reverse Dir    " & data.FirstReverseDirection


    Debug.Print "----------Box 2----------"

    Debug.Print "Offset         " & data.SecondOffset

    Debug.Print "Rotation X     " & data.SecondRotationX

    Debug.Print "Rotation Y     " & data.SecondRotationY

    Debug.Print "Color          " & data.SecondColor

    Debug.Print "Reverse Dir    " & data.SecondReverseDirection


    Debug.Print "----------Box 3----------"

    Debug.Print "Offset         " & data.ThirdOffset

    Debug.Print "Rotation X     " & data.ThirdRotationX

    Debug.Print "Rotation Y     " & data.ThirdRotationY

    Debug.Print "Color          " & data.ThirdColor

    Debug.Print "Reverse Dir    " & data.ThirdReverseDirection


    Debug.Print "----------Show Section Cap----------"

    Debug.Print "Show Section Cap   " & data.ShowSectionCap


End Sub

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