Each chapter concludes with Summing Up. Creating a Drawing with Visual Basic.
Make AutoCAD do more than you ever thought possible! The key to all that power is Visual Basic for Applications. Take control of AutoCAD: CLARK is project manager with a national consulting and systems integration firm specializing in facility management. Each chapter concludes with Summing Up.
Creating a Drawing with Visual Basic. Method, Property, and Event Matrices. Creating and Editing Your Macros.
Managing and Running Your Macros. Key to the Drawing Structure. Elements of the Object Model. Document Object and Entities. Custom Menus and Toolbars. Documents and the User Interface. Creating a Drawing File.
Opening, Saving, and Closing a Drawing. Exporting and Importing Files. Other File Management Tools. SelectionSets, Filters, and Groups. Dictionaries and the Xrecord. Blocks and External References. Attributes and Attribute References.
Common Methods and Properties.This book ties together AutoCAD's key tools and VBA's capabilities. It integrates design data with enterprise systems, databases, and the internet. VBA for AutoCAD Writing AutoCAD Macros by Jeffrey E. Clark VBA for AutoCAD Writing AutoCAD Macros helps you leverage the full power of AutoCAD and VBA to automate complex design tasks, integrate design data across the enterprise, and .
VBA for AutoCAD Writing AutoCAD Macros also contains concise references to AutoCAD system and enumerated variables, object inheritance, and graphical entities. If you're ready to leverage all the power built into AutoCAD , this is the book you've been searching for!Reviews: 3.
This book ties together AutoCAD's key tools and VBA's capabilities. It integrates design data with enterprise systems, databases, and the internet.
It also includes start-to-finish application case study, integrating AutoCAD with Microsoft Access.
This material is protected under all copyright laws. With this convergence, the ability to write AutoCAD macros and communicate with other VBA-enabled applications is now fully accessible to the user.
Now, with the release of AutoCAD , Autodesk has adopted a policy of regular releases, incorporating "technology extensions" in . Writing AutoCAD Macros with VBA. By Jeffrey E. Clark; Aug 30, VBA for AutoCAD Writing AutoCAD Macros Since the focus of this book is on AutoCAD VBA macros, most of the examples we present are written in that context.
Later in this chapter, though, we look at a short VB program that passes information from Excel into AutoCAD.