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Fire Notification When Changing a Table in a Drawing Document Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to fire a notification when a table is changed in a drawing document.

'---------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a drawing document.
' 2. Verify that the Tools > Options > System Options >
'    
Stop VSTA debugger on macro exit check box is not selected.
' 3. Select a drawing view and click Insert > Tables > Bill of Materials.
' 4. Click OK in the Bill of Materials PropertyManager page.
' 5. Run this macro (press F5).
' 6. Right-click a column in the table and select Delete > Column.
'
' Postconditions:
' 1. Displays a message box informing you that the table was modified.
'    NOTE: Check the taskbar for the message box if you don't
'    see it.
' 2. Click OK to close the message box.
' 3. Stop the debugger.
'---------------------------------------------------------------
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System
Imports System.Diagnostics
Imports System.Collections

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

    
Public WithEvents swDrawingDoc As DrawingDoc


    
Public Sub Main()


        
Dim swModel As ModelDoc2

        swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

        
' Set up event
        swDrawingDoc = swModel
        AttachEventHandlers()


    
End Sub


    Sub AttachEventHandlers()
        AttachSWEvents()
    
End Sub


    Sub AttachSWEvents()
        
AddHandler swDrawingDoc.ModifyTableNotify, AddressOf Me.swDrawingDoc_ModifyTableNotify
    
End Sub


    Private Function swDrawingDoc_ModifyTableNotify(ByVal TableAnnotation As TableAnnotation, ByVal TableType As Integer, ByVal reason As Integer, ByVal RowInfo As Integer, ByVal ColumnInfo As Integer, ByVal DataInfo As String) As Integer
        MsgBox("A table was modified. Title: " & TableAnnotation.Title & ", Type: " & TableType & ", Reason code: " & reason & ", RowInfo: " & RowInfo & ", ColumnInfo: " & ColumnInfo & ", DataInfo: " & DataInfo)
    
End Function


    Public swApp As SldWorks

End Class

 

 

 

 



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