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Userdefined Commands in CATIA V5 PDF Print E-mail

With "startCommand" one can start userdefined commands in the same way as you type the command in the command prompt in CATIA V5.

    import win32com.client 
    print "Oops PYwin32 from Marc Hammond needed" 
catapp = win32com.client.Dispatch("CATIA.application") 
#Attention: runs only if you have set TOOLS/CUSTOMIZE/OPTIONS to Englisch. 
#Starts the "File open"-Menu 
#other examples: 
#catapp.StartCommand("What's This?") 
# Runs the Online-Help (Strg+F1)
# Compass visible 
# Compass invisible
Last Updated ( Friday, 20 March 2009 )
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