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Get and Set Table Anchor of Hole Table (C#)

This example shows how to get and set the table anchor of a hole table in a drawing.


//-----------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions: This file exists:
// C:\Program Files\SOLIDWORKS Corp\SOLIDWORKS\samples\tutorial\api\SimpleHole.slddrw.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. At
System.Diagnostics.Debugger.Break(), examine the position
//    
of the hole table in the drawing.
// 2. Click the Continue button in the SOLIDWORKS Visual Studio Tools for
//    Applications IDE.
// 3. The position of the hole table's anchor is set
//    to the specified location. Examine the hole table
//    in the drawing to verify.
//
// NOTE: If prompted, do not save any changes when closing
// the drawing document.
//------------------------------------------------------------------
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;

namespace TableAnchorPositionCSharp.csproj
{

    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {


        
public void Main()
        {
            
string filename = null;
            filename =
"C:\\Program Files\\SOLIDWORKS Corp\\SOLIDWORKS\\samples\\tutorial\\api\\SimpleHole.slddrw";

            ModelDoc2 model =
default(ModelDoc2);
            
int errors = 0;
            
int warnings = 0;
            model = (ModelDoc2)swApp.OpenDoc6(filename, (
int)swDocumentTypes_e.swDocDRAWING, (int)swOpenDocOptions_e.swOpenDocOptions_Silent, "", ref errors, ref warnings);

            
if (model == null)
                
return;

            System.Diagnostics.
Debugger.Break();

            TableAnnotation swTable =
default(TableAnnotation);

            
// If document is a drawing, then continue
            switch (model.GetType())
            {
                
case (int)swDocumentTypes_e.swDocDRAWING:
                    DrawingDoc drw =
default(DrawingDoc);
                    drw = (DrawingDoc)model;

                    
// Get the current sheet
                    Sheet drwSheet = default(Sheet);
                    drwSheet = (Sheet)drw.GetCurrentSheet();

                    
// Select the Sheet2 feature
                    ModelDocExtension modeldocext = default(ModelDocExtension);
                    
bool status = false;
                    modeldocext = (ModelDocExtension)model.Extension;
                    status = modeldocext.SelectByID2(
"Sheet2", "SHEET", 0, 0, 0, false, 0, null, 0);

                    
// Get the views on Sheet2
                    object[] views = null;
                    views = (
object[])drwSheet.GetViews();

                    
foreach (object vView in views)
                    {
                        View drwView =
default(View);
                        drwView = (View)vView;

                        Feature viewFeature =
default(Feature);
                        viewFeature = (Feature)drw.FeatureByName(drwView.Name);

                        
// Traverse the features in the view
                        Feature subFeature = default(Feature);
                        subFeature = (Feature)viewFeature.GetFirstSubFeature();

                        
// If the feature is HoleTableFeat, then get the table annotations
                        while (!(subFeature == null))
                        {
                            
if (subFeature.GetTypeName2() == "HoleTableFeat")
                            {
                                HoleTable swHoleTable =
default(HoleTable);

                                swHoleTable = (HoleTable)subFeature.GetSpecificFeature2();
                                
object[] holeTables = null;
                                holeTables = (
object[])swHoleTable.GetTableAnnotations();

                                
// If the annotation is a hole table, then continue
                                if ((holeTables != null))
                                {
                                    
foreach (object table in holeTables)
                                    {
                                        swTable = (TableAnnotation)table;

                                        
// If the hole table is anchored, then continue
                                        if (swTable.Type == (int)swTableAnnotationType_e.swTableAnnotation_HoleChart)
                                        {
                                            
if (swTable.Anchored != false)
                                            {
                                                TableAnchor holeTableAnchor =
default(TableAnchor);
                                                holeTableAnchor = (TableAnchor)drwView.Sheet.get_TableAnchor((
int)swTableAnnotationType_e.swTableAnnotation_HoleChart);

                                                
// Get the position of the table anchor
                                                double[] anchorPosition = null;
                                                anchorPosition = (
double[])holeTableAnchor.Position;

                                                
// Determine type of table anchor
                                                swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e newCorner = default(swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e);

                                                
string corner = null;
                                                
switch (swTable.AnchorType)
                                                {
                                                    
case (int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_BottomLeft:
                                                        corner =
"  Bottom-left ";
                                                        newCorner = swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopRight;
                                                        
break;
                                                    
case (int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_BottomRight:
                                                        corner =
"  Bottom-right ";
                                                        newCorner = swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft;
                                                        
break;
                                                    
case (int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft:
                                                        corner =
"  Top-left ";
                                                        newCorner = swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_BottomRight;
                                                        
break;
                                                    
case (int)swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopRight:
                                                        corner =
"  Top-right ";
                                                        newCorner = swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_BottomLeft;
                                                        
break;
                                                }

                                                swTable.AnchorType = (
int)newCorner;

                                                
// Set the new position of the table anchor
                                                double[] dNewPosition = new double[2];
                                                dNewPosition[0] = 0.0;
                                                dNewPosition[1] = 0.0;

                                                holeTableAnchor.Position = dNewPosition;
                                            }
                                        }
                                    }
                                }
                            }

                            subFeature = (Feature)subFeature.GetNextSubFeature();
                        }


                    }


                    
break;
                
case (int)swDocumentTypes_e.swDocASSEMBLY:
                
case (int)swDocumentTypes_e.swDocPART:

                    
break;
            }

        }


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

        public SldWorks swApp;

    }
}


 



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