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Get Table Annotation and Contents Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the table annotation and its contents.

' Preconditions:
' 1. Open public_documents\tutorial\api\2012-sm.slddrw.
' 2. Open the Immediate window.
' Postconditions: Examine the Immediate window.
Option Explicit
Sub ProcessTable(swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks, swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2, swTable As SldWorks.TableAnnotation)
    Dim swAnn As SldWorks.Annotation
    Dim nNumCol As Long
    Dim nNumRow As Long
    Dim sRowStr As String
    Dim i As Long
    Dim j  As Long
    Set swAnn = swTable.GetAnnotation
    nNumCol = swTable.ColumnCount
    nNumRow = swTable.RowCount
    ' Show the name and type of table
    Debug.Print "    " & swAnn.GetName & " <" & swTable.Type & ">"
    ' Get the table contents
    For i = 0 To nNumRow - 1
        sRowStr = "      ["
        For j = 0 To nNumCol - 1
            sRowStr = sRowStr & swTable.Text(i, j) & ","
        Next j
        ' Show the table contents
        Debug.Print Left(sRowStr, Len(sRowStr) - 1) & "]"
    Next i
End Sub
Sub main()
    Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
    Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
    Dim swDraw As SldWorks.DrawingDoc
    Dim swView As SldWorks.View
    Dim swTable As SldWorks.TableAnnotation
    Dim bRet As Boolean
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swDraw = swModel
    Debug.Print "File = " & swModel.GetPathName
    ' Get the first view
    Set swView = swDraw.GetFirstView
    Do While Not swView Is Nothing
        ' Show the name of the view
        Debug.Print "  " & swView.Name
        ' Get the first table annotation for this view
        Set swTable = swView.GetFirstTableAnnotation
        Do While Not swTable Is Nothing
            ProcessTable swApp, swModel, swTable
            ' Get next table annotation for this view
            Set swTable = swTable.GetNext
        ' Get the next view
        Set swView = swView.GetNextView
End Sub

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