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Insert Sketch Text and Hole Example (C#)

This example shows how to insert sketch text and a hole at the selected point on a face.

//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions: Open a model document and select a face.
//
// Postconditions: 
// 1. Creates a hole and inserts the specified text on the

//    face at its point of selection.
// 2. Examine the graphics area and FeatureManager design tree.

//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
namespace InsertSketchText_CSharp.csproj
{
    partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
 
        ModelDoc2 swModel;
        SelectionMgr swSelMgr;
        MathPoint swMathPt;
        Face2 selFace;
        Entity selEnt;
        double[] selPt;
        object NewPt;
        MathUtility swMathUtil;
        MathTransform swMathTrans;
        SelectData selData;
        SketchManager swSketchMgr;
        SketchText skText;
        double[] ptArr = new double[3];
        object @params;
        Feature holeFeat;
        FeatureManager swFeatMgr;
 
        bool boolstatus;
 
        public object TransformPoint(Sketch Sketch1, double X, double Y, double Z)
        {
 
            ptArr[0] = X;
            ptArr[1] = Y;
            ptArr[2] = Z;
 
            swMathUtil = (MathUtility)swApp.GetMathUtility();
            swMathPt = (MathPoint)swMathUtil.CreatePoint((ptArr));
 
            @params = swMathPt.ArrayData;
 
            swMathTrans = Sketch1.ModelToSketchTransform;
            swMathPt = (MathPoint)swMathPt.MultiplyTransform(swMathTrans);
 
            NewPt = swMathPt.ArrayData;
 
            return NewPt;
 
        }
 
        public void Main()
        {
            swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swSelMgr = (SelectionMgr)swModel.SelectionManager;
            selFace = (Face2)swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1);
            selEnt = (Entity)selFace;
 
            selPt = (double[])swSelMgr.GetSelectionPoint2(1, -1);
 
            selData = swSelMgr.CreateSelectData();
 
            selData.X = selPt[0];
            selData.Y = selPt[1];
            selData.Z = selPt[2];
 
            swSketchMgr = swModel.SketchManager;
 
            swSketchMgr.InsertSketch(true);
 
            selPt = (double[])TransformPoint(swModel.IGetActiveSketch2(), selPt[0], selPt[1], selPt[2]);
 
            skText = (SketchText)swModel.InsertSketchText(selPt[0], selPt[1], selPt[2], "Hole", 0, 0, 0, 100, 100);
 
            @params = skText.GetCoordinates();
 
            swSketchMgr.InsertSketch(true);
 
            boolstatus = selEnt.Select4(false, selData);
 
            swFeatMgr = swModel.FeatureManager;
            holeFeat = swFeatMgr.SimpleHole2(0.001, truefalsefalse, 0, 0, 0.001, 0.001, falsefalse,
            falsefalse, 0, 0, falsefalsefalsefalsetruetrue,
            falsefalsefalse);
 
        }
 
 
        /// <summary>
        /// The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
        /// </summary>
 
        public SldWorks swApp;
 
    }
 
}
 



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