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Update Weldment Cut List and Fire Post-Notify Event Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to handle the post-notification event that fires

when the weldment cut list is updated.

'------------------------------------------------------

' Preconditions: Specified file to open exists.

'

' Postconditions:

' 1. Right-click on the Cut list folder.

' 2. Select Update from the right-click menu.

' 3. A message box displays (look in the taskbar for the hidden dialog).

' 4. Click OK.

' 5. Stop the macro.

'------------------------------------------------------

Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks

Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst

Imports System

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

    Public WithEvents swPart As PartDoc

    Public Sub main()

        swApp.SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swStopDebuggingVstaOnExit, False)

        Dim swModel As ModelDoc2

        Dim swDocSpecification As DocumentSpecification

        swDocSpecification = swApp.GetOpenDocSpec("C:\Program Files\SolidWorks Corp\SolidWorks\samples\tutorial\weldments\weldment_box2.sldprt")

        swDocSpecification.DocumentType = swDocumentTypes_e.swDocPART

        swModel = swApp.OpenDoc7(swDocSpecification)

        swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

        swPart = swModel

        ' Set up event

        AttachEventHandlers()

    End Sub

    Sub AttachEventHandlers()

        AttachSWEvents()

    End Sub

    Sub AttachSWEvents()

        AddHandler swPart.WeldmentCutListUpdatePostNotify, AddressOf Me.swPart_WeldmentCutListUpdatePostNotify

    End Sub

    Public Function swPart_WeldmentCutListUpdatePostNotify() As Integer

        MsgBox("The cut list is updated.")

        swApp.SetUserPreferenceToggle(swUserPreferenceToggle_e.swStopDebuggingVstaOnExit, True)

    End Function

    Public swApp As SldWorks

End Class



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