Going over sometimes hundreds of drawings and changing how things like how a hole is dimensioned can be a bit monotonous and time consuming. If you can't understand something just post in this forum and you will very likely get some good help. It seems to be encoded so I don't know if it is. You should also be able to find many course online. Sample Visual Basic A script code download accompanies the book's hands-on exercises and real-world case studies demonstrate key concepts and best practices. The only thing holding me up at the moment is changing a one part dimension line to 2 parts. If something won't record, then make it manually then identify it's object typename and look it up.
So where do i start? I have recorded macro's before and by looking at the I understand the 50% of logic behind them its just the syntex usage. ForceUpdate 'can't get to work tried all sorts 'DrwView. Some one knows how can I close this point? If anyone has a guide to how to use the information in the V5Automation file it would be a big help as I don't understand exactly what it is telling me : Sorry for being a bit thick Any help would be greatly appreciated. I sure somebody has already coded this but i want to do this myself. The Automation help file is Double Dutch to me, I just don't understand what its telling me. It would be really appreciated.
Hi, I've been using V5 for a long time now and on a daily basis I can think of ways of programming macro's to make my life easier. I've been making a few little bits of script to just try and cut down on mouse click. I work in tool design but much of the work is bringing drawings up to customer specifications. This will save all sorts of frustration on trying to figure out why it doesn't work. End If to correct this limitation, you have to write some code like this : If myObj. Basically I would like to automate some boring tasks.
Value Next, select the item and run the script - it will tell you the type. I've botched this up from other bits of code and also found some info in the automation file but it just wont update. Use the builtin facilities to examine the generated code, and try and understand why it is doing the various things that are there. Fell over at the first hurdle. So where do i start? You can start with google or youtube for easy access video. I need a 'Dummy's guide to Automation help files' Could someone give me a pointer with the 'changing a dimension line to 2-parts' problem I'm having. I would like to learn how to compile the odd thing myself and was hoping someone may be able to point me in the direction of some tutorials.
I really have tried but can't get it to update the views. . You basically have 2 things you need to learn: 1. Although the methodologies and materials for producing jigs and fixtures have evolved beyond the conventional metal tooling of years past, their position as a manufacturing staple remains constant due to the benefits they offer. What is in the other book is on this forum or the coe forum or some other web blog.
Could you tell me the best one to get? I wish I had know that before. I've tried to make one that will toggle either on or off but I cant get it to work. Visual Basic is Microsoft's contribution to the Basic language. Even changing a dimension line type requires multiple mouse clicks so being able to write a little bit off code to do it with one or two could save me a lot of time. Don't laugh to hard : Any help would be appreciated. Visual Basic for Applications, also Microsoft, refers to the basic that is packaged in Microsoft applications like Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, Outlook. I'd recommend the Microsoft help docs too.
For example, if I have an active drawing with the Part Number 12345. Object Oriented in case you wonder. You can also find customer support email or phone in the next page and ask more details about availability of this book. I also found a macro that creates rough stock dimensions called 'e3roughStock' Does anyone know if the code is available anywhere to see? I'm trying to go through a directory of drawings, open each one, unlock the views if there locked then update the views and save the file. Then try and modify the generated code -- wrap a loop around something and see it itterate over a range of values. I have attached a jpeg, cant see the upload image function? Hi again, I have recently needed some macro's or scripts and have managed to botch a few together, Frankenstien code made from bits of others I found here and on the web.
There is a lot that you can code that won't record, so don't give up on it too soon. If you can point me to where it is ill upload it. Value Next, select the item and run the script - it will tell you the type. Actually there are 3 main variation. Sample Visual Basic A script code download accompanies the book's hands-on exercises and real-world case studies demonstrate key concepts and best practices. I've searched the web but come up with nothing I did managed to botch together a bit of code to standardise some fastener parts. A few easy little scripts, one for dowel holes, one for clearance holes, one for surface tolerance.
The only problem is i don't know how to program. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community. I'll also contact Radek and see if he will let me take a look at the code. A high quality of service represents a competitive advantage for civil engineers that can gain client fidelity and more, but this is becoming harder to accomplish with modern design expectations. Filled with full-color screenshots and illustrations, this practical guide walks you through the entire process of writing, storing, and executing reusabl. There is a lot of good info in there once you get your feet wet.