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Get Data for Scale Feature Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the data for the selected scale feature.

' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a model document with a scale feature.
' 2. Select the scale feature.
' Postconditions: Inspect the Immediate window.

Option Explicit

Sub main()

    Dim swApp                   As SldWorks.SldWorks
    Dim swModel                 As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
    Dim swSelMgr                As SldWorks.SelectionMgr
    Dim swFeat                  As SldWorks.Feature
    Dim swScale                 As SldWorks.ScaleFeatureData
    Dim swCoordSys              As SldWorks.Feature
    Dim nX_Scale                As Double
    Dim nY_Scale                As Double
    Dim nZ_scale                As Double
    Dim bIsUniform              As Boolean

    Set swApp = CreateObject("SldWorks.Application")
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
    Set swFeat = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)
    Set swScale = swFeat.GetDefinition
    Set swCoordSys = swScale.CoordinateSystem

    swScale.GetScale nX_Scale, nY_Scale, nZ_scale, bIsUniform

    Debug.Print "File = " & swModel.GetPathName
    Debug.Print "Feature = " & swFeat.Name
    Debug.Print "   X scaling factor = " & nX_Scale
    Debug.Print "   Y scaling factor = " & nY_Scale
    Debug.Print "   Z scaling factor = " & nZ_scale
    Debug.Print "   Is uniform = " & bIsUniform
    Debug.Print "   Scaling type as defined in swScaleType_e = " & swScale.Type
    Debug.Print "   Bodies count = " & swScale.GetBodiesCount
    Debug.Print "   Is uniform = " & swScale.IsUniform
    Debug.Print "   Uniform scaling factor = " & swScale.ScaleUniform
    Debug.Print "   X scaling factor = " & swScale.ScaleX
    Debug.Print "   Y scaling factor = " & swScale.ScaleY
    Debug.Print "   Z scaling factor = " & swScale.ScaleZ

    If Not swCoordSys Is Nothing Then
        Debug.Print "   CoorSys = " & swCoordSys.Name
    End If

End Sub

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