API: Continuously capture images of a model on repaint notification (VBA)

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This VBA macro shows how to continuously capture bitmap images of a model on repaint notification.

  1. Unpack the archive in a convenient location.
  2. Open a model document in SolidWorks.
  3. Run the VBA macro.
  4. Select OK in the dialog box.
  5. Whenever a RepaintNotify event occurs in the model veiw, a bitmap of the model view is saved in the same directory as the document.
  6. Close the document to disconnect the event sink and stop capturing screens.


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