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Rebuild Model Example (VBA)

The example shows how to rebuild an assembly by using IModelDoc2::EditRebuild3 and IModelDoc2::ForceRebuild3.

'---------------------------------------------
' Preconditions: Open an assembly document.
'
' Preconditions:
' 1. Attempts to rebuild only those features in the
'    assembly that need to be rebuilt and attempts 
'    to force a rebuild of all of the features
'    in the assembly regardless if they need to be rebuilt.
' 2. Read each message box and click OK to close it.
'---------------------------------------------
Option Explicit
Sub main()
    Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
    Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
    Dim boolstatus As Boolean
    Dim topOnly As Boolean
    Set swApp = CreateObject("SldWorks.Application")
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    If swModel.EditRebuild3() Then
        MsgBox "Rebuild successful."
    Else
        MsgBox "This model has rebuild errors."
    End If
    topOnly = True
    If swModel.ForceRebuild3(topOnly) Then
        MsgBox "Forced rebuild successful."
    Else
        MsgBox "This model has rebuild errors."
    End If
End Sub

 



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