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Get Weldment Cut List Feature and Annotations Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to get a weldment cut list feature and weldment cut list annotations.

' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a Drawing document that has a weldment cut list table.
' 2. Open an Immediate window.
' Postconditions: Inspect the Immediate window.
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System.Runtime.InteropServices
Imports System
Imports System.Diagnostics
Partial Class SolidWorksMacro
    Dim swModel As ModelDoc2
    Dim swFeature As Feature
    Dim swWeldmentCutListFeat As WeldmentCutListFeature
    Dim vWeldCutListAnnotations As Object
    Dim vCustProperties As Object
    Dim i As Integer
    Dim j As Integer
    Sub main()
        swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
        ' Traverse FeatureManager design tree
        ' Get first feature in FeatureManager design tree
        swFeature = swModel.FirstFeature
        ' If the type of feature is "WeldmentTableFeat"
        ' then get the WeldmentCutListFeature object
        Do While Not swFeature Is Nothing
            If swFeature.GetTypeName = "WeldmentTableFeat" Then
                swWeldmentCutListFeat = swFeature.GetSpecificFeature2
                Debug.Print("   Name of configuration:    " & swWeldmentCutListFeat.Configuration)
                Debug.Print("   Keep missing items:       " & swWeldmentCutListFeat.KeepCurrentItemNumbers)
                Debug.Print("   Strikeout missing items:  " & swWeldmentCutListFeat.StrikeoutMissingItems)
                Debug.Print("   Starting sequence number: " & swWeldmentCutListFeat.SequenceStartNumber)
                ' Get the weldment cut list annotations
                vWeldCutListAnnotations = swWeldmentCutListFeat.GetTableAnnotations
                For i = LBound(vWeldCutListAnnotations) To UBound(vWeldCutListAnnotations)
                    ' Print the number custom properties and then the custom properties
                    Debug.Print("   Number of custom properties: " & vWeldCutListAnnotations(i).GetAllCustomPropertiesCount)
                    vCustProperties = vWeldCutListAnnotations(i).GetAllCustomProperties
                    For j = LBound(vCustProperties) To UBound(vCustProperties)
                        Debug.Print("        Custom property: " & vCustProperties(j))
                    Next j
                Next i
            End If
            ' Get the next feature in the FeatureManager design tree
            swFeature = swFeature.GetNextFeature
    End Sub
    Public swApp As SldWorks
End Class


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