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Insert General Table (VBA)

This example shows how to insert a general table in a drawing document and how to hide and show a row in that table.


' Preconditions: Drawing document is open.


' Postconditions: The third row of the general table is

'                 hidden and shown.


Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim swDrawing As SldWorks.DrawingDoc

Dim swTable As SldWorks.TableAnnotation


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set swDrawing = swModel


' Insert general table with four rows

Set swTable = swDrawing.InsertTableAnnotation2(True, 0, 0, swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft, "", 4, 2)

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows before hiding third third row: " & swTable.RowCount

' Hide the third row

swTable.RowHidden(2) = True

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows after hiding third row: " & swTable.RowCount

' Show the third row

swTable.RowHidden(2) = False

Debug.Print "Nbr of rows after showing third row: " & swTable.RowCount


End Sub

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