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Get Paths of Open Documents (VB.NET)

This example shows how to get an array of the open documents, and their paths and filenames, in the current SOLIDWORKS session.


' Preconditions: At least one document is

'                open in SOLIDWORKS.


' Postconditions: None.


Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks

Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst

Imports System

Imports System.Diagnostics


Partial Class SolidWorksMacro


    Dim swModel As ModelDoc2

    Dim models As Object

    Dim count As Integer

    Dim index As Integer


    Public Sub main()


        count = swApp.GetDocumentCount

        Debug.Print("Number of open documents in this SOLIDWORKS session: " & count)

        models = swApp.GetDocuments

        For index = LBound(models) To UBound(models)

            swModel = models(index)

            Debug.Print("Path and name of open document: " & swModel.GetPathName)

        Next index


    End Sub


    ''' <summary>

    ''' The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.

    ''' </summary>

    Public swApp As SldWorks


End Class

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