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Get What's Wrong Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the What's Wrong information for a document.


' Preconditions: Model document is active. Examine the Immediate

'                window after running this macro to see the What's Wrong

'                items in the model document.


' Postconditions: None


Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension

Dim vFeatures As Variant

Dim vErrorCodes As Variant

Dim vWarnings As Variant

Dim boolstatus As Boolean

Dim i As Long

Dim nbrWhatsWrong As Long

Dim swFeature As SldWorks.Feature


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension

nbrWhatsWrong = swModelDocExt.GetWhatsWrongCount

Debug.Print "Number of What's Wrong items: " & nbrWhatsWrong

Debug.Print ""

If nbrWhatsWrong > 0 Then

    boolstatus = swModelDocExt.GetWhatsWrong(vFeatures, vErrorCodes, vWarnings)

    For i = 0 To UBound(vFeatures)

        Set swFeature = vFeatures(i)

        Debug.Print "  Name of feature: " & swFeature.GetTypeName2

        Debug.Print "  Error: " & vErrorCodes(i)

        Debug.Print "  Did SOLIDWORKS flag this item as a warning ? " & vWarnings(i)

        Debug.Print ""

    Next i


    Debug.Print "No What's Wrong items."

End If


End Sub

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