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Insert Weld Table Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to insert a weld table into a drawing view.

' Preconditions:
' 1. Open the drawing of a part that contains a weld bead.
' 2. Verify that install_dir\lang\english\weldtable-standard.sldwldtbt exists.
' Postconditions:
' 1. Inserts a weld table.
' 2. Examine the drawing and the FeatureManager design tree.
' ---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

Dim Draw As DrawingDoc
Dim Part As ModelDoc2
Dim swActiveView As View
Dim boolstatus As Boolean

    Const WeldTableTemplate As String = "C:\Program Files\SOLIDWORKS Corp\SOLIDWORKS\lang\english\weldtable-standard.sldwldtbt"
    Sub main()

        Part = swApp.ActiveDoc
        boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2(
"Drawing View1", "DRAWINGVIEW", 0, 0, 0, False, 0, Nothing, 0)
        Draw = Part

        boolstatus = Draw.ActivateView("Drawing View1")
        swActiveView = Draw.ActiveDrawingView
Dim boolResult As Boolean
        boolResult = swActiveView.InsertWeldTable(False, True, False, 0.0#, 0.0#, swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_BottomLeft, "Default", WeldTableTemplate)

End Sub

Public swApp As SldWorks

End Class


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