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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.
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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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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