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Fire Notification When Inserting a Table in a Drawing Document Example (C#)

This example shows how to fire a notification when a table is inserted 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. Run this macro (press F5).
// 4. Select a drawing view.
// 5. Click Insert > Tables > Bill of Materials.
// 6. Click OK in the Bill of Materials PropertyManager page.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Displays a message box informing you that a table will be inserted.
// 2. Click OK to close the message box.
//    NOTE: Check the taskbar for the message box if you don't
//    see it.

// 3. Click to place the table.
// 4. Stop the debugger.

//---------------------------------------------------------------
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.Collections;
using System.Windows.Forms;
namespace TableInsertNotification_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {

        
public DrawingDoc swDrawingDoc;


        
public void Main()
        {


            
ModelDoc2 swModel = default(ModelDoc2);


            swModel = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;

            
// Set up event
            swDrawingDoc = (DrawingDoc)swModel;
          

            AttachEventHandlers();
        }


        
public void AttachEventHandlers()
        {
            AttachSWEvents();
        }


        
public void AttachSWEvents()
        {
            swDrawingDoc.InsertTableNotify +=
this.swDrawingDoc_InsertTableNotify;
        }


        
private int swDrawingDoc_InsertTableNotify(TableAnnotation TableAnnotation, string TableType, string TemplatePath)
        {
            
MessageBox.Show("A table will be inserted. Title: " + TableAnnotation.Title + ", Type: " + TableType + ", and Template path: " + TemplatePath);
            
return 0;
        }


        
public SldWorks swApp;

    }
}

 

 


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