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Property tab builder filling Summary tab Author, Title, Subject fields

Question asked by Vilmos Geleji on Jan 15, 2018
Latest reply on Feb 22, 2018 by Scott Giffin

Hello fellow SolidWorkers,


First time post here

Can you please tell me how to write to the summary information, Summary tab fields (such as Author, Keywords,Comments, Title, Subject) with a custom built Property Tab?

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I am using SolidWorks 2015 SP5.

In the above scenario I get an Author field added among the custom property fields, however I wish to directly edit the summary tab's Author field.


In case this cannot be done with the property tab builder, can you give me an idea how to make a custom property tab (a macro?) that does have access to these fields- or do you recommend not filling the summary tab fields at all?