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Create Auto Route Example (C#)

This example shows how to connect two points using the Auto Route interface.

//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
//
// 1. Add SolidWorks Routing as an add-in

//   (in SolidWorks select Tools > Add-Ins > SolidWorks Routing).
// 2. Add SolidWorks.Interop.SWRoutingLib.dll as a reference

//   (in the IDE right-click the project, select Add Reference,

//    and browse <SolidWorks_install_dir>\api\redist\CLR2).
// 3. Open:

// <SolidWorks_install_dir>\samples\tutorial\api\top_assy_connectors.sldasm
// 4. In Tools > Options > System Options > Routing > Routing File Locations,

//    add locations of your SolidWorks Routing files.
// 5. Modify the namespace to match the name of your C# project.
// 6. Select the assembly that contains Route1 in the FeatureManager design tree.
//    7. Open an Immediate Window.

// Postconditions: Auto Route connects the pins in orthogonal fashion

// in the electronic housing.
//
// NOTE: Because the assembly is used in a SolidWorks demo,

// do not save any changes to it.   
//--------------------------------------------------------------------------

using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using SolidWorks.Interop.SWRoutingLib;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
namespace CreateAutoRoute_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {

        
public void Main()
        {
            
ModelDoc2 swModel = default(ModelDoc2);
            
AssemblyDoc swTopLevelAssembly = default(AssemblyDoc);
            
RouteManager rtRouteManager = default(RouteManager);
            
AutoRoute autoRoute = default(AutoRoute);
            
int resultCode = 0;
            
Boolean boolstatus = false;

            swModel = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swTopLevelAssembly = (
AssemblyDoc)swModel;

            
// Get the RouteManager from the top-level assembly
            rtRouteManager = (RouteManager)swTopLevelAssembly.GetRouteManager();
            
if (rtRouteManager == null)
            {
                
Debug.Print("No RouteManager found in top-level document");
                
return;
            }

            rtRouteManager.EditRoute();
            autoRoute = (
AutoRoute)rtRouteManager.GetAutoRoute();
            autoRoute.ShowGuidelines();
            boolstatus = swModel.Extension.SelectByID2(
"Point3", "SKETCHPOINT", -0.457835, 0.10795, -0.2032, true, 0, null, 0);
            boolstatus = swModel.Extension.SelectByID2(
"Point8", "SKETCHPOINT", -0.218948, 0.0508, -0.470281, true, 0, null, 0);
            resultCode = autoRoute.CreatePointToPointAutoRoute(2);
            rtRouteManager.ExitRoute();

            swTopLevelAssembly.EditAssembly();
        }


        
public SldWorks swApp;


    }
}



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