WHAT IS THE SOLIDWORKS API FUNDAMENTALS CLASS?
The API Fundamentals course is a great way to take the skillset of a Designing Engineer and accelerating productivity through automating redundant or time-consuming tasks. Whether it is a simple macro speeding up a few entries to a full solution tying into multiple business systems, this course would get you started on the path of SOLIDWORKS automation.
WHO IS THIS COURSE DESIGNED FOR?
The course is ideal for any organization that wants to gain productivity by automating simple to complex tasks and regain design time. This course material is targeted at users who have experience in both SOLIDWORKS design as well as programming (C#, VB, or C++). It assumes a competent understanding in both areas and does not cover basics.
WHY SHOULD I TAKE THE API FUNDAMENTALS TRAINING COURSE FROM DASI SOLUTIONS?
With over 20 years of combined programming experience, we have been involved with development, training, and ensuring customer success in many sorts of programming endeavors. Historically, we have not only supported companies developing groundbreaking new tools for their organizations, DASI Solutions has been contracted to create many solutions from the ground up for companies that don’t have the personnel to fulfill this activity.
HOW MUCH DOES THIS COURSE COST?
Standard classroom training costs $800 per student.
TRAINING CLASS AGENDA
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1 Using the Macro Recorder
2 The SOLIDWORKS API Object Model
SOLIDWORKS API Model
3 Setting System Options & Document Properties
User Preferences - System Options
4 Automating Part Design
Automation Tool for Parts
5 Assembly Automation
Automation Tool for Assemblies
6 Drawing Automation
Automating Drawing Creation
7 Selection and Traversal Techniques
Programming with a Selected Object
8 Adding Custom Properties & Attributes
Configurations with Custom Properties
9 The SOLIDWORKS API SDK
Installing the SDK
10 Customizing the SOLIDWORKS Interface
Customizing the UI with VB.NET
Notifications in VBA
Appendix A: Examples