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September 14, 2020

A study card about variables in PDM API

Working with variables in PDM Professional API provides a unique set challenges. There are few methods and objects that get and set the values of variables each one with its conditions. This can be very confusing sometimes. In PDM API, the method SetVar and GetVar and all of their derivatives…

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August 11, 2020

Common must-know SOLIDWORKS EPDM add-ins errors for API enthusiasts

PDM administration tool Below is a compiled list of the most notoriously common errors that you may encounter while deploying add-ins to a SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional vault. Proposed solutions are also listed under each error. The dll is not a COM module. This error is pretty straight-forward. The class that…

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August 5, 2020

Delete all dangling dimensions from drawing VBA macro

This macro deletes all dangling dimensions from all sheets in the active drawing document.

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June 15, 2020

Add watermark to your drawings – Macro

Add watermark macro in action. This macro adds a watermark to the active sheet of the active drawing document: Think you caught a bug or want to get a custom modification? Contact us here.

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SOLIDWORKS VBA vs SOLIDWORKS .NET
May 30, 2020

Top reasons to upgrade your VBA macros in 2020

Converting a SOLIDWORKS VBA macro to an add-in. VBA macros continue to be the choice of the SOLIDWORKS community for…

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April 17, 2018

Export SOLIDWORKS BOM to Excel with thumbnail preview – SOLIDWORKS MACRO

xlBOM with thumbnails - SOLIDWORKS add-in This add-in exports any size BOM with huge thumbnails in fraction of the time and with great options. Buy a license today and get premium and all features updates. × Dismiss alert This macro exports a selected SOLIDWORKS BOM to Excel. A thumbnail preview…

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April 7, 2018

Delete all properties for the active configuration – SOLIDWORKS MACRO

The following macro deletes all the properties from the active configuration. The macro is written used late-binding so it is version independent. The deletion action requires confirmation by the user.   Problems running the macro? Report a bug here.

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