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Fredalone
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Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

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03-21-2012 04:02 AM

Can someone tell me an code to make in VBA editor, that read my part list (code, quantity and designition), and appears like this:

Example: Part list contains 5 codes.

 

Read active idw.
Read code nº1 (msg with code+quantity+designition)
Read code nº2 (msg with code+quantity+designition)
Read code nº3 (msg with code+quantity+designition)
Read code nº4 (msg with code+quantity+designition)
Read code nº5 (msg with code+quantity+designition)

msg ("Finish")

Like this... works! in my default.ivb file!
Thanks anyway :smileywink: I will try to connect now to SQL Crystal database :smileywink:
[ NOTE: PORTUGAL WINS!
Sub Part_List()
Dim i As Integer
i = 1
 
MsgBox ("Iniciar Teste")
 
        
        Dim idwDoc As Inventor.DrawingDocument
        Set idwDoc = ThisApplication.ActiveDocument
        
        Dim oSheet As Sheet
        Set oSheet = idwDoc.ActiveSheet
        
        Dim oPartsList As PartsList
        Set oPartsList = oSheet.PartsLists.Item(1)
        
        For Each oRow In oPartsList.PartsListRows
                    
            For i = 1 To oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Count
                MsgBox (oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Item(i).Title & vbTab & oRow.Item(i).Value)
            Next
           
            MsgBox ("Terminou")
 
        Next oRow
        
End Sub
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Fredalone
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Registered: ‎02-14-2012
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Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

03-21-2012 07:58 AM in reply to: Fredalone

Help?
Its just MsgBox... dont need to connect to SQL database yet... I just want to know how I find each part of the list, 1 by 1... and in each one, appears an message saying the quantity, item number, designation or/and code .

 

Please, help :smileysad:

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Mike.Wohletz
Posts: 376
Registered: ‎07-29-2008
Message 3 of 8 (337 Views)

Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

03-21-2012 06:48 PM in reply to: Fredalone

This method shows going through each row and getting the column with the heading caption. It is only going to work with the first parts list on the active sheet. 

 

     Dim oDrawDoc As Inventor.DrawingDocument = ThisApplication.ActiveDocument
        Dim oSheet As Sheet = oDrawDoc.ActiveSheet
        Dim oPartsList As PartsList = oSheet.PartsLists.Item(1)
        For Each oRow As PartsListRow In oPartsList.PartsListRows
            Dim RowArray(oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Count - 1) As String
            For I As Integer = 1 To oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Count
                RowArray(I - 1) = oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Item(I).Title & vbTab & oRow.Item(I).Value
            Next
            MsgBox(String.Join(vbLf, RowArray))

        Next

 

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Fredalone
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Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

03-22-2012 01:51 PM in reply to: Fredalone

not working in inventor 2012... -.-"

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Mike.Wohletz
Posts: 376
Registered: ‎07-29-2008
Message 5 of 8 (323 Views)

Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

03-22-2012 02:05 PM in reply to: Fredalone

It works fine in Inv 2012, how are you trying to use it? What programming environment are you working in?

 

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Fredalone
Posts: 16
Registered: ‎02-14-2012
Message 6 of 8 (320 Views)

Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

03-22-2012 02:49 PM in reply to: Mike.Wohletz
Like this... works! in my default.ivb file!
Thanks anyway :smileywink: I will try to connect now to SQL Crystal database :smileywink:
[ NOTE: PORTUGAL WINS!
Sub Part_List()
Dim i As Integer
i = 1
 
MsgBox ("Iniciar Teste")
 
        
        Dim idwDoc As Inventor.DrawingDocument
        Set idwDoc = ThisApplication.ActiveDocument
        
        Dim oSheet As Sheet
        Set oSheet = idwDoc.ActiveSheet
        
        Dim oPartsList As PartsList
        Set oPartsList = oSheet.PartsLists.Item(1)
        
        For Each oRow In oPartsList.PartsListRows
                    
            For i = 1 To oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Count
                MsgBox (oPartsList.PartsListColumns.Item(i).Title & vbTab & oRow.Item(i).Value)
            Next
           
            MsgBox ("Terminou")
 
        Next oRow
        
End Sub
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d_great_ice
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-13-2012
Message 7 of 8 (218 Views)

Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

12-13-2012 01:47 AM in reply to: Fredalone

Dear,

 

 

Can help me, how to filtering a part list use view by assembly drawing, with VBA editor or iLOGic code.

there is no class system for filter in partlist class.

 

 

im use autodesk inventor 2010, and get install use ilogic add-ons 2010

 

i want to get automation system for my inventor design.

 

Thx.

 

Ihsan Surahman,

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Curtis_Waguespack
Posts: 2,948
Registered: ‎03-08-2006
Message 8 of 8 (196 Views)

Re: Send Components part list To another program with SQL Crystal Database

01-04-2013 10:47 AM in reply to: d_great_ice

Hi d_great_ice,

 

See this link:

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Inventor/filtering-partlist-use-filter-View/m-p/3746331#M4577...

 

I hope this helps.
Best of luck to you in all of your Inventor pursuits,
Curtis
http://inventortrenches.blogspot.com



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