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Denzuki1
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Editing a Table

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04-19-2011 05:18 PM

I have created a table from DXE information. The table contains over1500 cells. Now i am trying to adjust the table to fit within a bordered 24"x36" sheet. I seems to take forever to make the adjustments while the table keeps recalculating. Is there a way to make the table adjustments without the table constantly updating the information contained within it?

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Jeff_M
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Re: Editing a Table

04-19-2011 08:26 PM in reply to: Denzuki1

There's a way, but it removes any visual clue as to how it is changing.

Make sure the ActiveX API is available to lisp:

(vl-load-com)

 

Select the table and convert to an ActiveX object:

(setq tbl (vlax-ename->vla-object (car (entsel "\nSelect table: "))))

 

Suppress the updates:

 

(vla-put-RegenerateTableSuppressed tbl :vlax-true)

 

 

Go about the process of editing how you think it is needed.

Reenable the updates:

 

(vla-put-RegenerateTableSuppressed tbl :vlax-false)

 

You can suppress and un-supress as much as you like. It may help a bit. 

 

Jeff_M, also a frequent Swamper
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Denzuki1
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Registered: ‎06-16-2010
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Re: Editing a Table

04-20-2011 08:35 AM in reply to: Denzuki1

Thank for the reply, I'll try it out.

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