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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."
        MsgBox "This model has rebuild errors."
    End If
    topOnly = True
    If swModel.ForceRebuild3(topOnly) Then
        MsgBox "Forced rebuild successful."
        MsgBox "This model has rebuild errors."
    End If
End Sub


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