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Force Model Rebuild Example (VBA)

This example shows how to force a rebuild of a model.




' Preconditions: Model document is open.


' Postconditions: Model is rebuilt.



Option Explicit

Public Enum swUserPreferenceIntegerValue_e

    swAutoSaveInterval = 3

End Enum

Sub main()

    Dim swApp                       As SldWorks.SldWorks

    Dim swModel                     As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

    Dim nStart                      As Single

    Dim i                           As Long

    Dim bRet                        As Boolean

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc


    ' Turn off automatic save

    bRet = swApp.SetUserPreferenceIntegerValue(swAutoSaveInterval, 0)


    nStart = Timer


    bRet = swModel.ForceRebuild3(False)


    Debug.Print "File = " + swModel.GetPathName

    Debug.Print "    Time       = " & Timer - nStart & " s"

End Sub


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