Hooking the notifications in SOLIDWORKS PDM API
SOLIDWORKS PDM raises multiple events during the operation. Those events include but not limited to
- Check In and Check Out
- Workflow state change
- Data card values change
- File operations: creation, addition, deletion
SOLIDWORKS PDM API provides an access to these hooks via IEdmAddIn5::OnCmd overload.
This section explains the use of hooks and provides various code examples of add-ins which are using hooks with SOLIDWORKS PDM API.