Tag: creo_automation

Create a dimension between two edges using Creo VB API

Creating dimensions in the drawing is one of the mandatory processes while doing drawing automation. Here the article to demonstrate how to create a dimension between two edges but its id using Creo VB API Procedure Get Session from IpfcAsyncConnection Get the current model and convert it into Model2D since it is a drawing Get…
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How to create projection view in the drawing using Creo VB API

In cad automation, automatically creating drawing from the model is one of the essential process to generate manufacturing drawing for production. Here this article is to demonstrate to generate projection drawing view from the general view using Creo VB API Procedure Get session from the IpfcAsyncConnection Get model and drawing Set the location of projection…
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Create a menu item from Creo VB API Asynchronous Application

Creo VB API allows user to create menu item inside the Creo window using VB API commands Procedure Create IpfcAsyncConnection Get the Session from IpfcAsyncConnection Create IpfcUICommand Add UIButton in the Session Create a text file names “CommandSample.txt” for command label and help and place it in the text folder Add action listener to the…
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Programatically select a component from an assembly in Creo Parametric using VB API

We can programmatically select any component from an assembly using VB API in Creo Parametric. Here the procedure to follow Get base session from AsyncConnection Get the Current model from the base session Convert the model into solid List out the solid items and select the components using the index of the component or Select…
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Interactively selecting objects from Creo Parametric using VB API

Creo VB API allows selecting objects from Creo Parametric interactively. The object may be a point, axis, datum, part, assembly, or any creo parametric objects. Here the procedure to call it in program Get a base session from the Async connection Create Select Options Set the maximum number of items to select Set objects to…
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Displaying Message in the Creo Parametric using VB API

Displaying message in the Creo Parametric is one of the vital element to interact with the user. Consider if the designer doing some activity in the model but your application should warn them or inform them to advise some operations. In such cases, we need to show the message to the user via the Creo…
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