Tuesday 17 December 2019

Solid Edge App: Plot Points from Excel

This app for Solid Edge reads X,Y coordinates from Excel and creates point objects on a Draft sheet.


1. In Excel select the range of X,Y coordinates to plot.

2. Keep Solid Edge with a Draft document open.
3. Run the macro. The points are created.

1. At least a 2x2 range of cells should be selected in Excel.
2. A Draft document should be open in Solid Edge.
3. The values are interpreted as the current draft document units. This means 10 is read as 10 inches when Inch is the document unit and 10 mm when the document unit is set to mm.

How to use:
1. Download the zip file in the link below.
2. Unzip files to a folder.
3. Run the file PlotPointsFromExcel.exe from the folder.

  25_thumb3_thumb_thumb_thumb_thumb_th[2] Download the app from here:

Read how you can run a Solid Edge app from various locations in Solid Edge

• Running An App From A Ribbon Button
 Running An App From The Radial Menu
 Assigning a Keyboard Shortcut For An App
 Running An App From The Quick Access Toolbar

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