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Get Table Anchor Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the anchor for a selected bill of materials table.

'----------------------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a drawing document that has a bill of materials.
' 2. Expand the Sheet Format node in the FeatureManager design tree and
'    select the bill of materials anchor feature.
'
' Postconditions: Inspect the Immediate window.
'----------------------------------------------------------------------------

Option Explicit

Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swFeat As SldWorks.Feature
Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr
Dim swTableAnchor As SldWorks.TableAnchor

Sub main()

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
    Set swFeat = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)
    Set swTableAnchor = swFeat.GetSpecificFeature2
   

    ' Type of table anchor as defined in swTableAnnotationType_e
    Debug.Print "Type of table anchor = " & swTableAnchor.Type
 

End Sub



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