Hi All ,
In the process of Drawing Automation using Solidworks vb.net API we are facing one major hurdle regarding dimensioning.
For the drawing automation we are generating the drawings using a pre-drafted drawing of a parametric 3D Model. However, when the 3D Part/Assembly gets updated in Solidworks, the views get updated as required but the dimensions are misplaced/ overlapped on each other (Please refer below Screenshots).
We have tried the Auto-Arrange feature for dimensions but it’s not arranging the dimensions properly.
Request you to urgently provide us a way (parameter in solidworks to control the positioning of dimensions/length of extension line which can be programmatically controlled) to overcome the above issue which is very crucial for user acceptance and implementation of our drawing automation system.