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Get Drawing View Names and Types Example (C#)

This example shows how to get the names and types of all of the drawing views on the current sheet.

//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Open a drawing document.
// 2. Open the Immediate window.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Traverses the views on the current sheet and gets each view's type.
// 2. Inspect the Immediate window.
//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
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 GetNextView_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
        
public void Main()
        {
            
ModelDoc2 swModel = default(ModelDoc2);
            
DrawingDoc swDraw = default(DrawingDoc);
            
Sheet swSheet = default(Sheet);
            
View swView = default(View);

            swModel = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swDraw = (
DrawingDoc)swModel;
            swSheet = (
Sheet)swDraw.GetCurrentSheet();
            swView = (
View)swDraw.GetFirstView();

            
Debug.Print("File = " + swModel.GetPathName());
            
Debug.Print("  " + swSheet.GetName());

            
while ((swView != null))
            {
                
Debug.Print("    " + swView.GetName2() + " [" + swView.Type + "]");
                swView = (
View)swView.GetNextView();
            }
        }

        
public SldWorks swApp;

    }
}



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