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Insert Bend Table Example (C#)

This example shows how to insert a bend table in a drawing of a flattened sheet metal part.

//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Open a drawing that contains a flat pattern view
//    of a flattened sheet metal part.
// 2.
Replace install_dir with your SOLIDWORKS installation directory.
// 3. Select the flat pattern view (Drawing View1)
//    in the FeatureManager design tree.
// 4. Ensure the namespace matches the name of your C# project.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. A bend table is inserted for the selected view.
// 2. Inspect the Immediate Window.
// ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
namespace InsertBendTable_CSharp.csproj
{
    
partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {

        
ModelDoc2 Part;
        
View swView;
        
BendTableAnnotation myBendTableAnnot;
        
BendTable myBendTableFeat;

        
public void Main()
        {
            Part = (
ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;

            swView = ((
SelectionMgr)(Part.SelectionManager)).GetSelectedObjectsDrawingView2(1, -1);
            myBendTableAnnot = swView.InsertBendTable(
false, 0.3018189506239, 0.4876053587373,(int) swBOMConfigurationAnchorType_e.swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft, "A", "install_dir\\lang\\english\\bendtable-standard.sldbndtbt");

            myBendTableFeat = myBendTableAnnot.BendTable;
            
Debug.Print(myBendTableFeat.GetFeature().Name);
            
Debug.Print("Starting tag: " + myBendTableFeat.StartingValue);
            
Debug.Print("swBendTableTagStyle_e option: " + myBendTableFeat.TagStyle);
            
Debug.Print("Number of bend table annotations: " + myBendTableFeat.GetTableAnnotationCount());

            Part.ClearSelection2(
true);

        }

        
public SldWorks swApp;
    }

}



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