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How to distinguish between an assembly and weldment in VBA or iLogic?

A - answer If you need to classify an Inventor document if a standard assembly and a weldment assembly, you can use the parameter "SubType". Try e.g. the following iLogic macro:

oModelDoc = ThisDoc.ModelDocument
If oModelDoc.DocumentType=kAssemblyDocumentObject Then MsgBox("ASSEMBLY")
If oModelDoc.SubType="{28EC8354-9024-440F-A8A2-0E0E55D635B0}" Then MsgBox("WELDMENT")
Inventor
100% *  CAD 
4.8.2014    4200×  
applies to: Inventor ·

See also:
Tip 12644:How to identify parts and assemblies imported from STEP/IGES?
Tip 12520:How to set Inventor Display style and Lighting style from an iLogic macro?
Tip 12046:Random shape and appearance of an Inventor part or assembly.
Tip 11732:How to sort BOM or parts list by part number in Inventor? (iLogic)
Tip 11244:Labels with incrementing numbers - assembly with numbered labels for laser cutting.


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