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Select Plane Example (VBA)

This example shows how to select the default SOLIDWORKS Right Plane.

' Preconditions: Model document is open.
' Postconditions: Default SOLIDWORKS Right Plane is selected.

Option Explicit

Sub main()

    ' Select Right Plane (1-based index)

    Const ReqPlane              As Long = 3
    Dim swApp                   As SldWorks.SldWorks
    Dim swModel                 As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
    Dim swFeat                  As SldWorks.Feature
    Dim PlaneCount              As Long
    Dim bRet                    As Boolean

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swFeat = swModel.FirstFeature

    Do While Not swFeat Is Nothing
        If "RefPlane" = swFeat.GetTypeName Then
            PlaneCount = PlaneCount + 1

            If ReqPlane = PlaneCount Then
                bRet = swFeat.Select2(False, 0)
                Exit Do
            End If
        End If

        Set swFeat = swFeat.GetNextFeature

End Sub


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