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excel 2010 control of Autocad

excel 2010 control of Autocad

excel 2010 control of Autocad


I am using Microsoft Office 2010 and in the excel VBA I am trying to open a new autocad session. It does not work. Is there a mistake or Excel 2010 cannot do the same job excel 2003 did.
The error I get is: User-defined type not defined
Please advise

Thank you

Here is the module:

Public Sub TACAD()

Dim AcadApp As AcadApplication
Dim MyDwg As AcadDocument
Dim DWG As String ' file path
Set AcadApp = GetObject(, "AutoCAD.Application")

End Sub

RE: excel 2010 control of Autocad

Sound like you need to add a reference to the AutoCAD type libraries...


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