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Get Labels of Datum Origin Example (C#)

This example shows how to insert a hole table annotation and get some of its properties.

//--------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Verify that the specified files exist:
//    * part document
//    * drawing document template
//    * hole table template
// 2. Open the Immediate window.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Opens the specified part document.
// 2. Creates a drawing of the part document.
// 3. Inserts a hole table annotation at the specified vertex.
// 4. Prints to the Immediate window:
//   * the hole table's datum origin x and y labels
//   * whether to display hole sizes using ANSI inch letters
//     and drill numbers
// 5. Examine the Immediate window and drawing.
//
// NOTE: Because the model is used elsewhere, do not save changes.

//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
 
namespace GetLabels_CSharp.csproj
{
    public partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
 
 
        public void Main()
        {
 
            ModelDoc2 swModel;
            DrawingDoc swDrawingDoc;
            View swView;
            ModelView swModelView;
            ModelDocExtension swModelDocExt;
            SelectionMgr swSelectionMgr;
            HoleTableAnnotation swHoleTableAnnotation;
            HoleTable swHoleTable;
            DatumOrigin swDatumOrigin;
            string fileName;
            string drawingDocTemplate;
            string holeTableTemplate;
            bool status;
            int errors = 0;
            int warnings = 0;
 
            //Open part document and create drawing document
            fileName = "C:\\Program Files\\SolidWorks Corp\\SolidWorks\\samples\\tutorial\\tolanalyst\\minimum_clearance\\top_plate.sldprt";
            swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.OpenDoc6(fileName, (int)swDocumentTypes_e.swDocPART, (int)swOpenDocOptions_e.swOpenDocOptions_Silent, ""ref errors, ref warnings);
            drawingDocTemplate = "C:\\ProgramData\\SolidWorks\\SolidWorks 2016\\templates\\Drawing.drwdot";
            swDrawingDoc = (DrawingDoc)swApp.NewDocument(drawingDocTemplate, (int)swDwgPaperSizes_e.swDwgPaperBsize, 0.2794, 0.4318);
            swView = (View)swDrawingDoc.CreateDrawViewFromModelView3(fileName, "*Front", 0.193046827497194, 0.155595183164983, 0);
 
            //Insert hole table annotation
            swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swDrawingDoc = (DrawingDoc)swModel;
            swModelView = (ModelView)swModel.ActiveView;
            swModelDocExt = (ModelDocExtension)swModel.Extension;
            status = swDrawingDoc.ActivateView("Drawing View1");
            status = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2("""VERTEX", 0.216278249046016, 0.198389907070707, 0.0080000000000382, false, 0, null, 0);
            status = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2("""FACE", 0.228097744219978, 0.151927063973064, 0.0040000000000191, false, 0, null, 0);
            swModel.ClearSelection2(true);
            status = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2("""VERTEX", 0.216278249046016, 0.198389907070707, 0.0080000000000382, true, 1, null, 0);
            status = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2("""FACE", 0.228097744219978, 0.151927063973064, 0.0040000000000191, true, 2, null, 0);
            swSelectionMgr = (SelectionMgr)swModel.SelectionManager;
            swView = (View)swSelectionMgr.GetSelectedObjectsDrawingView2(1, -1);
            holeTableTemplate = "C:\\Program Files\\SolidWorks Corp\\SolidWorks\\lang\\english\\standard hole table--letters.sldholtbt";
            swHoleTableAnnotation = (HoleTableAnnotation)swView.InsertHoleTable2(false, 0.0540658670033671, 0.253819263748597, 1, "A", holeTableTemplate);
            swModel.ClearSelection2(true);
 
            //Get hole table and its datum origin
            swHoleTable = (HoleTable)swHoleTableAnnotation.HoleTable;
            swDatumOrigin = (DatumOrigin)swHoleTable.DatumOrigin;
 
            //Get datum origin's x and y labels
            Debug.Print("Datum origin:");
            Debug.Print("  X label: " + swDatumOrigin.XLabel);
            Debug.Print("  Y label: " + swDatumOrigin.YLabel);
 
            //Get whether to display hole sizes using ANSI inch letters and drill numbers
            Debug.Print("Display ANSI inch letter and drill number sizes in hole table? " + swHoleTable.ShowANSIInchLetterNumberDrillSizes);
 
        }
 
        /// <summary>
        ///  The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
        /// </summary>
        public SldWorks swApp;
    }
}
 



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