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Get Text Items in GTol Frame Example (C#)

This example shows how to get each text item (for example, datum tag text and  tolerance value) in a GTol frame.


// Preconditions:

// 1. Open document with a GTol frame and select that GTol frame.

// 2. Open the Immediate window.

// 3. Run the macro.


// Postconditions: Number of text items and values for the selected GTol

// frame are printed to the Immediate window.


using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;

using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;

using System.Diagnostics;

using System;

namespace GetTextCountGtolCSharp.csproj


    public partial class SolidWorksMacro


        public void Main()


            ModelDoc2 swModel;

            ModelDocExtension swModelDocExt;

            SelectionMgr swSelMgr;

            Gtol swGtol;


            swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;

            swModelDocExt = (ModelDocExtension)swModel.Extension;

            swSelMgr = (SelectionMgr)swModel.SelectionManager;

            swGtol = (Gtol)swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1);

            Debug.Print("GetTextCount = " + swGtol.GetTextCount().ToString());


            for(int idx=0;idx < swGtol.GetTextCount();idx++)


                Debug.Print("GetTextAtIndex(" + idx.ToString() + ") = " + swGtol.GetTextAtIndex(idx));


            Debug.Print("GetFrameCount = " + swGtol.GetFrameCount().ToString());

            for(int idx=1;idx <= swGtol.GetFrameCount();idx++)


                Object myParams;

                myParams = swGtol.GetFrameValues((short)idx);

                if (myParams != null)


                    Array myParamArray = (Array)myParams;

                    Debug.Print("GetFrameValues(" + idx.ToString() + ") = " + myParamArray.GetValue(0) + "," + myParamArray.GetValue(1) + "," + myParamArray.GetValue(2) + "," + myParamArray.GetValue(3) + "," + myParamArray.GetValue(4));




        /// <summary>

        ///  The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.

        /// </summary>

        public SldWorks swApp;



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