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Link Display States to Configurations Example (C#)

This example shows how to link and unlink display states to and from configurations.

// ---------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Open install_dir\samples\tutorial\pdmworks\speaker.sldasm
// 2. Open the Immediate window.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Gets and sets whether display states are linked to the
//    active configuration.
// 2. Closes the assembly document without saving
//    any changes.
//-----------------------------------------------
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;

namespace LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurationCSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
        
public void Main()
        {
            ModelDoc2 swModel =
default(ModelDoc2);
            ConfigurationManager swConfigMgr =
default(ConfigurationManager);
            
string assemblyName = null;

  
          swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            
Debug.Print("");

            swConfigMgr = (ConfigurationManager)swModel.ConfigurationManager;
            swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations =
false;
            
Debug.Print("Are display states linked to configurations? " + swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations);
            
if (!swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations)
            {
                
Debug.Print("All display states are available to the active configuration.");
            }

            swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations = true;
            
Debug.Print("Are display states linked configurations? " + swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations);
            
if (swConfigMgr.LinkDisplayStatesToConfigurations)
            {
                
Debug.Print("All display states are not available to the active configuration.");
            }

            assemblyName = swModel.GetTitle();
            swApp.QuitDoc(assemblyName);
        }

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

        public SldWorks swApp;

    }
}



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