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Get the Current Name of the Configuration of a Suppressed Component (C#)

Get Current Name of Configuration of Suppressed Component (C#)

This example shows how to obtain the current name of the configuration of a suppressed component.

//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Read the SOLIDWORKS Document Manager API Getting Started topic 
//    and ensure that the required DLLs are registered.
// 2. Copy and paste this code into a C# console application
//    in Microsoft Visual Studio.
// 3. Add the SolidWorks.Interop.swdocumentmgr.dll reference 
//    to the project:
//    a. Right-click the solution in Solution Explorer.
//    b. Click Add Reference
//    c. Click Browse.
//    d. Click install_dir\api\redist\CLR2\SolidWorks.Interop.swdocumentmgr.dll.
//    e. Click Add.
//    f. Click OK.

// 4. Substitute your_license_key with your SOLIDWORKS 
//    Document Manager license key.
// 5. Substitute assembly_with_suppressed_comps with the path to an assembly
//    that contains one or more suppressed components.
// 6. Open the Immediate window.
//
// Postconditions: Examine the Immediate window for configuration information.
//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
using System;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swdocumentmgr;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.IO;
using System.Collections;
 
namespace ConsoleApplication1
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main()
        {
            //Specify your license key and path and filename of assembly document
            const string sLicenseKey = "your_license_key";
            const string sDocFileName = "assembly_with_suppressed_comps";
            
            SwDMClassFactory swClassFact = default(SwDMClassFactory);
            SwDMApplication4 swDocMgr = default(SwDMApplication4);
            SwDMDocument18 swDoc = default(SwDMDocument18);
            SwDMDocument18 swDoc2 = default(SwDMDocument18);
            SwDmDocumentOpenError nRetVal = 0;
            SwDMExternalReferenceOption2 dmExtRefOption;
            SwDMSearchOption dmSearchOpt;
            int numExtRefs;
 
            swClassFact = new SwDMClassFactory();
            swDocMgr = (SwDMApplication4)swClassFact.GetApplication(sLicenseKey);
            swDoc = (SwDMDocument18)swDocMgr.GetDocument(sDocFileName, GetDocType(sDocFileName), falseout nRetVal);
            Debug.Assert(SwDmDocumentOpenError.swDmDocumentOpenErrorNone == nRetVal);
 
            Debug.Print("File = " + swDoc.FullName);
            Debug.Print("");
 
            dmExtRefOption = swDocMgr.GetExternalReferenceOptionObject2();
            dmSearchOpt = swDocMgr.GetSearchOptionObject();
            dmExtRefOption.SearchOption = dmSearchOpt;
            dmExtRefOption.Configuration = "Default";
            dmExtRefOption.NeedSuppress = true;
 
            numExtRefs = swDoc.GetExternalFeatureReferences2(dmExtRefOption);
            Array arrExtRefs = (Array)(dmExtRefOption.ExternalReferences);
 
            SwDMConfiguration12 config;
            SwDMConfigurationMgr configMgr = swDoc.ConfigurationManager;
            config=(SwDMConfiguration12)configMgr.GetConfigurationByName(configMgr.GetActiveConfigurationName());
            object comps=config.GetComponents();
            Array arrComps = (Array)comps;
 
            foreach (SwDMComponent9 swComp in arrComps)
            {
                Debug.Print("Component name: " + swComp.Name2);
                Debug.Print("Component Configuration name: " + swComp.ConfigurationName);
                Debug.Print("Component Configuration ID: " + swComp.ConfigurationID);
                Debug.Print("Component Component ID: " + swComp.GetID());
                Debug.Print("");
 
                string ComponentPathName = swComp.PathName;
                //Check validity of the Component's path name
                //It might be out of date if the path changed after

                //the component was suppressed
                if (!File.Exists(ComponentPathName))
                    //If that file cannot be found, look for an external 
                    //reference with the same name

                    ComponentPathName = FindExtRefPath(swComp.PathName, arrExtRefs);
 
                swDoc2 = (SwDMDocument18)swDocMgr.GetDocument(ComponentPathName, GetDocType(ComponentPathName), falseout nRetVal);
                SwDMConfiguration12 config2;
                SwDMConfigurationMgr configMgr2 = swDoc2.ConfigurationManager;
                string[] confignames = (string[])configMgr2.GetConfigurationNames();
                ArrayList arrConfigNames = new ArrayList(confignames);
               
                // If the configuration name for the component doesn't match an 
                // existing config name in the reference part, go find the updated 
                // config name from the part
                if (!arrConfigNames.Contains(swComp.ConfigurationName))
                {
 
                    foreach (string configName in arrConfigNames)
                    {
                        config2 = (SwDMConfiguration12)configMgr2.GetConfigurationByName(configName);
                        if (config2.GetID() == swComp.ConfigurationID)
                            Debug.Print("Reference part configuration name: " + config2.Name2);
                    }
                }
 
                swDoc2.CloseDoc();
            }
        }
        static string FindExtRefPath(string name, Array arrComps)
        {
            string ExtrefPathName = name;
            string[] nameParts = name.Split('\\');
            string justName = nameParts.GetValue(nameParts.GetUpperBound(0)).ToString();
 
            int i = arrComps.GetLowerBound(0);
            Boolean found = false;
            while ((i<=arrComps.GetUpperBound(0)) && !found)
            {
                string extref = (arrComps.GetValue(i)).ToString();
                string[] extrefParts = extref.Split('\\');
                string justextrefName = extrefParts.GetValue(extrefParts.GetUpperBound(0)).ToString();
                if (justextrefName == justName)
                {
                    found = true;
                    ExtrefPathName = extref;
                }
                i++;
            }
 
 
            return ExtrefPathName;
        }
        static SwDmDocumentType  GetDocType(string name)
        {
            SwDmDocumentType nDocType = SwDmDocumentType.swDmDocumentUnknown;
            if (name.EndsWith("SLDPRT"))
            {
                nDocType = SwDmDocumentType.swDmDocumentPart;
            }
            else if (name.EndsWith("SLDASM"))
            {
                nDocType = SwDmDocumentType.swDmDocumentAssembly;
            }
 
            return nDocType;
        }
    }



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