Macros in Catia to Read Values from MS Excel - A Tool for Automation

Paper Topic :

Expert approaches

Author Name :

Rajesh Pansare, Manoj Palsodkar

Abstract :

The fundamental objective of this paper is to discuss a method of task automation of solid modelling. This task automation is achieved using macros in CATIA V5 working under windows operating system using visual basic programming language. The macros in this program code are written/recorded in visual basic programming language. This paper demostrates the process of reading the values from MS Excel file using macros to generate solid model in CATIA V5. The values from an excel file are taken as parameters of the solid model.

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