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Get List of Open Documents Example (C++ COM)

This example shows how to get a list of the currently open SOLIDWORKS documents.


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void APITestFunction()


    HRESULT                                 hr = S_OK;

    VARIANT_BOOL                            bRet = VARIANT_FALSE;

    long                                    nRetVal = -1;

    CComPtr <ISldWorks>                     pSldWorks;

    CComPtr<IEnumDocuments2>                pEnumDoc;

    long                                    nFetched = -1;

    CComPtr<IModelDoc2>                     pModelDoc;

    long                                    i = -1;

    // Connect to SOLIDWORKS application

    pSldWorks = TheApplication->GetSWApp();


    hr = pSldWorks->EnumDocuments2(&pEnumDoc);


    hr = pEnumDoc->Reset();



        CComBSTR                                sPathName;

        // Reset before reuse

        pModelDoc = NULL;

        // Could also check HRESULT or nFetched

        hr = pEnumDoc->Next(1, &pModelDoc, &nFetched);

        if (pModelDoc)


            // Debugging only

            hr = pModelDoc->GetPathName(&sPathName);


        } while (pModelDoc);


} //void APITestFunction()

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