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Can I have an example PDM API showing EdmMenu_Administration?

Question asked by Edwin Chung on Jul 12, 2016
Latest reply on Jul 12, 2016 by Lee CS Young

Hi,

 

Does anyone have an example that demonstrates use of EdmMenu_Administration as described on 2016 SOLIDWORKS API Help - EdmMenuFlags Enumeration ? I believe this can be used to create a "Settings" page for an Add-on which would be accessible in the Solidworks pdm Administration tool - such as the "Administrative Actions" link in Dispatch64. I believe it is used like this:

 

Public Sub GetAddInInfo(ByRef poInfo As EdmAddInInfo, poVault As IEdmVault5, poCmdMgr As IEdmCmdMgr5) Implements IEdmAddIn5.GetAddInInfo

     '...

     poCmdMgr.AddCmd(1, "Add-in Settings", EdmMenuFlags.EdmMenu_Administration

End Sub

 

Is it common to make system-calls to the Registry or a local file to actually store information?

 

Thanks in advance.

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