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Copy Document and Its Dependencies Example (C#)

This example shows how to copy a document and its dependencies to this macro's folder.

// Preconditions: Open an assembly document.
// Postconditions:
// 1. Closes the assembly document.
// 2. Copies the assembly document and its dependencies to the macro folder.
// 3. Examine the macro folder.
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 GetCurrentMacroPathName_CSharp.csproj
partial class SolidWorksMacro

public void Main()
string source = null;
string target = null;
string sourcefile = null;
string tempfile = null;
bool traverse = false;
bool search = false;
bool addreadonlyinfo = false;
object[] depends = null;
string[] sourcefiles = null;
string[] targetfiles = null;
int idx = 0;
int sourcecount = 0;
int copyopt = 0;
int errors = 0;
int lind = 0;
ModelDoc2 doc = default(ModelDoc2);

            doc = (

            source = swApp.GetCurrentWorkingDirectory();
            sourcefile = doc.GetPathName();

            tempfile = swApp.GetCurrentMacroPathName();
            lind = tempfile.LastIndexOf(
            target = tempfile.Substring(0, lind);

            traverse =
            search =
            addreadonlyinfo =

            depends = (
object[])swApp.GetDocumentDependencies2(sourcefile, traverse, search, addreadonlyinfo);

if ((depends == null))

            idx = 1;

while (idx <= depends.GetUpperBound(0))
Array.Resize(ref sourcefiles, sourcecount + 1);
Array.Resize(ref targetfiles, sourcecount + 1);

                sourcefiles[sourcecount] = (
                lind = sourcefiles[sourcecount].LastIndexOf(
                targetfiles[sourcecount] = target + sourcefiles[sourcecount].Substring(lind, sourcefiles[sourcecount].Length - lind);

                sourcecount = sourcecount + 1;
                idx = idx + 2;


            copyopt = (
            errors = swApp.CopyDocument(source + sourcefile, target + sourcefile, (sourcefiles), (targetfiles), (


public SldWorks swApp;



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