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Get Features of Multibody Sheet Metal Part Example (C#)

This example shows how to get the number and names of the features in a cut-list folder in a multibody sheet metal part.

//--------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Open a multibody sheet metal part.
// 2. Open the Immediate window.
//

// Postconditions:
// 1. Gets the number and names of the features in the cut-list folder
//    in a multibody sheet metal part.
// 2. Examine the Immediate window.
//--------------------------------------------------------------------------
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System;
using System.Diagnostics;

namespace GetFeaturesBody2CSharp.csproj
{
    public partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
        public void Main()
        {
            ModelDoc2 swModel = default(ModelDoc2);
            FeatureManager swFeatMgr = default(FeatureManager);
            Feature swFeat = default(Feature);
            BodyFolder swBodyFolder = default(BodyFolder);
            Body2 swBody = default(Body2);
            object[] Bodies = null;
            string FeatType = null;
            string FeatTypeName = null;
            object[] Features = null;
            Feature SolidBodyFeature = null;
            int i = 0;
            int j = 0;


            swModel = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
            swFeatMgr = (FeatureManager)swModel.FeatureManager;
            swFeat = (Feature)swModel.FirstFeature();
            while ((swFeat != null))
            {
                FeatType = swFeat.Name;
                FeatTypeName = swFeat.GetTypeName2();
                Debug.Print(" " + FeatType + " [" + FeatTypeName + "]");
                if (FeatTypeName == "CutListFolder")
                {
                    swBodyFolder = (BodyFolder)swFeat.GetSpecificFeature2();
                    swBodyFolder.SetAutomaticCutList(true);
                    swBodyFolder.SetAutomaticUpdate(true);
                    Debug.Print(" Number of bodies: " + swBodyFolder.GetBodyCount());
                    Debug.Print(" Cut list type: " + swBodyFolder.GetCutListType());
                   
Debug.Print(" Generate cut list automatically? " + swBodyFolder.GetAutomaticCutList());
                    Debug.Print(" Automatically update cut list? " + swBodyFolder.GetAutomaticUpdate());
                    Bodies = (object[])swBodyFolder.GetBodies();
                    
                    for (i = 0; i <= (swBodyFolder.GetBodyCount() - 1); i++)
                    {
                        swBody = (Body2)Bodies[i];
                        Features = (object[])swBody.GetFeatures();
                        Debug.Print("     Number of features in body #" + (int)(i + 1) + ": " + (int)swBody.GetFeatureCount())

                        for (j = 0; j <= (swBody.GetFeatureCount() - 1); j++)
                        {
                            SolidBodyFeature = (Feature)Features[j];
                            Debug.Print("       Name of feature: " + (string)SolidBodyFeature.GetTypeName2());
                        }
                    }
                }
                swFeat = (Feature)swFeat.GetNextFeature();
            }
        }
        /// <summary>
        /// The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
        /// </summary>
        public SldWorks swApp;
    }
}



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