CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE Automation Essentials


This course will introduce you to automation processes in CATIA using VB.Net language. You will learn how to create automation scripts and macros in CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE® using VBA and VB.Net.

$1,490 / Student
3 Days
Students should have experience using CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE (V6) and be familiar with VB scripting, i.e. the terminology and syntax related to construction of VB statements using Variables, Operators, Objects, Properties and Methods.

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Class Structure

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Create scripts using VBA
  • Create macros in CATIA
  • Connect with the Automation server of Microsoft Excel and Word from CATIA
  • Work with various features of CATIA like Sketches, Part Design Features and Drawings
  • Understand the Product Model concepts
  • Learn the coding rules and the adoption guidelines


Class  Lessons

Lesson 1:  Introduction to CATIA Automation

Lesson 2:  Working with Macros

Lesson 3:  Calling Another Automation Server

Lesson 4:  VBA Programming Basics

Lesson 5:  VBA Common Controls

Lesson 6:  VBA Programming Techniques

Lesson 7:  Scripting with CATIA

Lesson 8:  Accessing Elements

Lesson 9:  Miscellaneous Commands

Lesson 10:  3DEXPERIENCE Adoption

Lesson 11:  Coding Guidelines

Start Date
May 26th
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June 30th
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