How i can create DWG using .Net.
While creating DWG file, i have to choose one of the dwg template and
location for created DWG file.
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do you want to have it opened in AutoCAD or do you just want to create a new file and open it just in memory?
'first lines in the class have to include: 'Imports Autodesk.AutoCAD Dim tTemplateFileName As String = "C:\TEMP\myTemplate.DWT" Dim tNewFileName As String = "C:\TEMP\newFile.DWG" 'open it in editor Dim tNewDoc As ApplicationServices.Document = ApplicationServices.Application.DocumentManager.Ad
d(tTemplateFileName) tNewDoc.CloseAndSave(tNewFileName) 'open it as database in memory Dim tDb As DatabaseServices.Database = New DatabaseServices.Database(False, True) tDb.SaveAs(tNewFileName, DatabaseServices.DwgVersion.Current)
- alfred -
Just I have to create a DWG with given template and and open it in AUTOCAD.
So, I have written below statements
'open it in editor
Dim tNewDoc As ApplicationServices.Document = ApplicationServices.Application.DocumentManager.Ad
But " tNewDoc.CloseAndSave(tNewFileName)" is not working ... means it is not creating file in given path
Then i changed to
tNewDoc.Database.SaveAs(tNewFileName, true, DwgVersion.Current, tNewDoc.Database.Security
and it is creating file in given location.
Thanks for helping me.....
>> But " tNewDoc.CloseAndSave(tNewFileName)" is not working
Have you started that by a self-defined command? If so have you added the "Session"-flag?
- alfred -
you can define your own commands in your DLL, these commands do work either in document-context or in application-context. If they are working in document-context you can't activate an other document then that and that may be a problem if you try to open and/or to save another document then that where you started the command.
So take care of the attribtutes for your command-definition, one sample including the .Session flag:
<Autodesk.AutoCAD.Runtime.CommandMethod("OOCLoad", Autodesk.AutoCAD.Runtime.CommandFlags.Redraw Or Autodesk.AutoCAD.Runtime.CommandFlags.UsePickSet Or Autodesk.AutoCAD.Runtime.CommandFlags.Session)> _ Public Shared Sub OOCLoad() '.... End Sub
HTH, - alfred -
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