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AutoCAD VBA

Cadassist Ltd
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3 days
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Next available date: Enquire for more information - Manchester
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Manchester
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Course description

AutoCAD VBA In-House Training - 3-day course in AutoCAD customisation

This AutoCAD VBA In-House Training provides participants with a good understanding of the customisation possibilities offered by AutoCAD VBA.

The 3-day programme is designed to help your users develop a set of useful skills in creating custom applications using AutoCAD VBA, which is fully integrated into all current releases of AutoCAD and AutoCAD-based applications. Delegates will learn to navigate VBA's graphic interface and develop their competence in:

  • Creating a simple VBA application
  • Building a VBA macro
  • Applying VBA programming concepts
  • Debugging VBA code
  • Handling file input & output

The course is suitable for a broad range of users, but can be tailored by Cadassist can to meet your team's specific needs.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This AutoCAD VBA In-House Training is suitable for experienced AutoCAD users looking to create custom applications in VBA.

Pre-requisites
No previous programming experience is required.

Training Course Content

Course content typically includes:

Creating a Simple VBA Program
  • Using objects in VBA
  • Designing forms
  • Using the Object Browser
  • Getting user input in the AutoCAD environment
VBA Macros
 
The VBA Integrated Development Environment
  • IDE menus and toolbars
  • Working with UserForms
  • Understanding commands for editing, debugging and running code
  • Context sensitive help
VBA Programming Concepts
  • How to use programming logic
  • Handling variables
  • Making "if...then" decisions
  • Using loops to repeat operations
  • Using the Windows API interface
  • Creating Active X links
  • Setting the tab order for controls
The AutoCAD Object Model
  • Working with graphical and non-graphical objects
  • Extracting object information
  • Using the Object Model concepts to create powerful applications
  • Working with flowcharts and psuedocode
  • Working with selection sets
Exchanging Data
  • How to exchange data between applications with DDE and OLE
  • Embedding and linking AutoCAD information to spreadsheets and documents
VBA and Databases
  • Manipulating AutoCAD objects from a database
Working Across Applications
  • Using AutoCAD VBA with Microsoft Office applications
  • Using VBA with AutoLISP – choosing the best programming environment for a particular task
Debugging Your Program
  • Dealing with different error types
  • Choosing the correct debugging aid

Expenses

The course is tailored to meet your requirements in terms of content, location and delivery.

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About provider

Cadassist Ltd

Cadassist is an Authorised Training Centre (ATC) for Autodesk and runs accredited courses for Autodesk and other CAD software packages. Cadassist is a design and data management specialist working with some of the UK’s leading design organisations. They use their...


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Cadassist Ltd

52 Bramhall Lane, South Bramhall, Cheshire
SK7 1AH Manchester

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