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Hide and Show Row (VBA)

This example shows how to hide and show a row in a general table.


' Preconditions: Drawing document is open and

'                contains a general table feature

'                with at least three rows and that

'                feature is selected.


' Postconditions: The third row of the general table is

'                 hidden and shown.


Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension

Dim swGeneralTableFeature As SldWorks.GeneralTableFeature

Dim vTables As Variant

Dim swTable As SldWorks.TableAnnotation

Dim boolstatus As Boolean


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension


' Interactively have selected a general table feature

Set swGeneralTableFeature = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)


Debug.Print "Nbr of table annotations: " & swGeneralTableFeature.GetTableAnnotationCount

vTables = swGeneralTableFeature.GetTableAnnotations

Set swTable = vTables(0)

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows before hiding third third row: " & swTable.RowCount

' Hide the third row

swTable.RowHidden(2) = True

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows after hiding third row: " & swTable.RowCount

' Show the third row

swTable.RowHidden(2) = False

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows after showing third row: " & swTable.RowCount


End Sub

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