API: PropertyManager Page Add-in Tutorial (C#/VB.NET, SolidWorks 2012)

Document created by Joyce Bossom Employee on Sep 8, 2011Last modified by Joyce Bossom Employee on Nov 2, 2012
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This tutorial (pmp_tutorial.zip) shows you how to create a custom SolidWorks® PropertyManager page for a SolidWorks 2012 add-in using either the SolidWorks SwCSharpAddin template or the SwVBAddin template and the SolidWorks API.

In this tutorial, you will:

  • Install the SolidWorks API Software Development Kit (SDK).
  • Create a C# or VB.NET SolidWorks add-in using a SolidWorks add-in template in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET.
  • Compile and run the add-in.
  • Customize the PropertyManager page of the add-in.

How to open the tutorial:

  1. Extract pmp_tutorial.zip in a convenient location.
  2. Double-click otadvancedapi.chm.

        (If the Security Warning dialog appears, uncheck "Always ask before opening this file" and click Open.)


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