Matthew Magnifico

Importing Points... Zoom error (removing files so it will post)

Discussion created by Matthew Magnifico on Jan 17, 2020
Latest reply on Jan 21, 2020 by Josh Brady

So... I modified a couple of existing macros I found to import points from a txt document. Works great.... UNLESS you are not zoomed in enough, and then solid works throws away points that are close. So if I started with say 300 points make 2 circles and an arc... Solid works will assume some are the same and put like 4 points per circle and 3 for the arc... WEIRD RIGHT.


How do I get around this??? I can't figure out how to implement a zoom function to consistently make sure EVERY point comes in regardless of feature size. Not the best coder... good at manipulating code not creating. I don't know VB well enough.


Code is good if you need to use it for a similar application. Just know the zoom problem and scroll wheel in on the origin if you aren't getting all the points.