Video: Learn API Basics in Just One Hour

Blog 25.2.2012 No Comments

At SolidWorks World 2012, I taught 30 API novices the following in a single hands-on session: How to use the macro recorder How to edit and clean up the recorded code How to declare, assign values to, and use variables How to research API calls in the API Help How to implement auto-completion in VBA…

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SWW 2012 : Summary, developer poll results, coupon

Blog 21.2.2012 2 Comments

Another SolidWorks World, come and gone.My first was in Anaheim three years ago.  I think the first one is always a bit overwhelming.  Last year was overwhelming because it was the first time I had presented (two presentations, actually) and I was barely ready.  This year, my first with CADSharp LLC, my focus was a…

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CADSharp is nearing launch!

Blog 27.1.2012 No Comments

It has been two weeks since I got the web site up and running, and the response has been surprising. Despite having done no marketing yet, several people have found CADSharp through organic searches on Google and have signed up for our free membership. One of you asked when the payment system would be operational….

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Welcome to!

Blog 19.5.2011 No Comments is a new startup that will provide online video tutorials for learning the SolidWorks Application Programming Interface, in a style similar to  In these training videos I will walk SolidWorks users through the creation of macros and add-ins in VBA, VB.NET, or C#.  What makes this method of learning the SolidWorks API unique?…

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