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WPDM api reference in 2016

Question asked by Matt Martens on Nov 23, 2015
Latest reply on Feb 17, 2016 by Peer Larson

Does anyone with 2016 installed use macros to access the WPDM vault from outside of solidworks?


I upgraded my SW version last week and now my macros in excel and MS access that utilize the WPDM API do not work. The ActiveX can't create a connection to WPDM. I thought the reference just needed to be reloaded so I went and unchecked it, ok'd the references dialog, then came back in to try to reestablish it and I get an error in loading DLL message.


I opened SW and tried my WPDM macros there and they work fine. It seems to only have affected the macros that run outside of SW. I even tried reloading the reference like in excel  and access. It didn't have any problems. Any suggestions would be appreciated.