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

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

'---------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a drawing document.
' 2. Copy Main to the main module.
' 3. Click Insert > Class Module and copy Class to that module.
' 4. Run this macro (press F5).
' 5. Select a drawing view.
' 6. Click Insert > Tables > Bill of Materials.
' 7. 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.
' 3. Click to place the table.
'---------------------------------------------------------------
'Main
Option Explicit

Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swDraw As SldWorks.DrawingDoc
Dim errorstatus As Long, warningstatus As Long
Dim swDrawEvents As Class1

Sub main()

Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

'Set up events
Set swDraw = swModel
Set swDrawEvents = New Class1
Set swDrawEvents.swDraw = swApp.ActiveDoc

End Sub

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'Class

Option Explicit

Public WithEvents swDraw As SldWorks.DrawingDoc

Private Function swDraw_InsertTableNotify(ByVal TableAnnotation As SldWorks.ITableAnnotation, ByVal TableType As String, ByVal TemplatePath As String) As Long
MsgBox "A table will be inserted. Title: " & TableAnnotation.Title & ", Type: " & TableType & ", and Template path: " & TemplatePath
End Function

 


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