SendCommand Example

Using Programming Languages other than VBA

Sub Example_SendCommand()
   ' This example sends a command for evaluation to the AutoCAD command line
   ' of a particular drawing 
   ' Create a Circle in the active drawing and 
   ' zoom to display the entire circle
   ThisDrawing.SendCommand "_Circle" & vbCr & "2,2,0" & vbCr & "4" & vbCr
   ThisDrawing.SendCommand "_zoom" & vbCr & "a" & vbCr
   ' Refresh view
   ThisDrawing.Regen acAllViewports
   MsgBox "A circle command has been sent to the command line of the current drawing."
End Sub