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Set Profile for Structural Member Example (VBA)

This example shows how to set the profile for a structural member.




' Preconditions: Model document open that has a feature named Structural Member1.


' Postconditions: Profile changed to profile specified in macro.



Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swWeldFeat As SldWorks.Feature

Dim swWeldFeatData As SldWorks.StructuralMemberFeatureData

Dim boolstatus As Boolean


Sub main()

Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension

boolstatus = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2("Structural Member1", "BODYFEATURE", 0, 0, 0, False, 0, Nothing, 0)


Set swWeldFeat = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)

Set swWeldFeatData = swWeldFeat.GetDefinition

swWeldFeatData.AccessSelections swModel, Nothing

swWeldFeatData.WeldmentProfilePath = "C:\Program Files\SolidWorks_2006_sp0\data\weldment profiles\iso\pipe\26.9 x 3.2.sldlfp"

boolstatus = swWeldFeat.ModifyDefinition(swWeldFeatData, swModel, Nothing)


End Sub

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