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Get and Set Name of Note Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the name of the selected note and change its name.

'-----------------------------------------------------------------
' Precondition:
' 1. Open public_documents\tutorial\api\2012-sm.slldrw.
' 2. Select the Fixed face note.
'
' Postcondition:
' 1. Changes the name of the selected note to SM Fixed face.
' 2. Click OK to close each message box.
'
' NOTE: Because the drawing is used elsewhere, do not save changes.
'------------------------------------------------------------------
Option Explicit
Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swDrawing As SldWorks.DrawingDoc
Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr
Dim swNote As SldWorks.Note
Dim swAnn As SldWorks.Annotation
Sub main()
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
    Set swNote = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)    
    ' Get note annotation
    Set swAnn = swNote.GetAnnotation
    ' Get annotation name
    MsgBox swAnn.GetName
    ' Change annotation name; new name must be unique
    swAnn.SetName "SM Fixed face"
    MsgBox swAnn.GetName
End Sub


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