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Get Names and Show Model Break Views Example (VBA)

This example shows how to:

  • get the names of the Model Break Views in the current configuration of an active model.
  • show one of the Model Break Views.
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a part document with multiple
'    hidden Model Break Views.
' 2. Open the Immediate window.
' Postconditions:
' 1. Gets the number and names of the Model Break
'    Views in the current configuration of the
'    active model.
' 2. Shows one of the Model Break Views.
' 3. Examine the Immediate window and the
'    graphics area.
Option Explicit
Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension
Dim names As Variant
Dim name As String
Dim nbr As Long
Dim i As Long
Sub main()
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension    
    'Get and print number and names of Model Break
    'Views in current configuration of the active
    nbr = swModelDocExt.GetModelBreakViewNames(names)
    ReDim Preserve names(nbr - 1)
    Debug.Print "Model Break Views:"
    Debug.Print "  Number: " & nbr
    Debug.Print "  Names: "
    For i = 0 To nbr - 1
        name = CStr(names(i))
        Debug.Print "    " & name
    'Show Model Break View
    swModelDocExt.ShowModelBreakView True, name    
End Sub

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