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*Paul H
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VB Express 2005 & AutoCAD 2002

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03-23-2006 09:19 AM
Hello,

I am starting to play with VB Express 2005. Can someone point me to some
sample code to fire up AutoCAD 2002 & MDT6. Things seem to have changed
alot since I learned VB6. I am making a custom DWF viewer, the only thing I
need from AutoCAD is to fire a DWG path at it and have it open.

Back in the VB6 days I used this code all the time.

On Error Resume Next
Set AcadApp = GetObject(, "AutoCAD.Application")
If Err Then
Err.Clear
Set AcadApp = CreateObject("AutoCAD.Application")
If Err Then
MsgBox "Could not connect to AutoCAD"
Err.Clear
Exit Sub
End If
End If
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